Alajuela Backpackers Boutique Hostel
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Good hostel with wifi and nice shower
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... program but improving the care and management of the horses.
At Manos, it was wheelchair-palooza. The students did some amazing MacGuyver moves to position patients in their chairs as well as to adjust the wheelchair parts to make the chair actually fit the patient. It was great to see all the girls not be afraid of tools, and not be afraid of getting a little dirty or greasy. They were pleased with their results, and the patients looked 100% better after ...
... night. We woke at 3 am and left by 3:20 to make it to the summit for sunrise. Alex and Aurie forced us to go ahead when we stopped to wait for Alex to be sick again, one of the 10 times he would empty his stomach on the way up. We made it to the summit with plenty of time to spare. We had watched The Bucket List a few days before and thoughts of witnessing something majestic was on our minds as we witnessed a sunrise that is difficult to put into words. ...
... chest from the nearest tree, but because of the sheer quiet and utter lack of light, save from our flashlights. This was so different from the daytime jungle, which was aglow with vibrant colors a concert of wild noises. If not for Rolando, I would have walked the trails and pronounced, “There’s nothin’ here”. Rolando pointed out large spiders, wood snails and huge green bugs that they called crickets. He found a sleeping sloth and a large green ...
... that's how horrible it was!
We spent the rest of the afternoon exploring not very much at all. In
fact other than the theatre there is very little of tourist interest in
the city at all.
We walked the main streets and took in the sites, mainly fast food
joints, until we walked into an area were I was to freaked to go any
further..... As I already said I'm not a great adventurer, and I'm also a
chicken. When there are more junkies and prostitutes ...
... extremely thirsty and stopped at an open front pastry shop to get a bottle of water and found the most decadent cakes and pastries, surpassed only by the Chinese birthday cakes found on our trip to Luyang China. The frosting looked shiny and lite unlike the heavy frostings found in the US bakeries.