Gaudy's Backpacker Hostel

Ave. 5, Calle 36 y 38, Casa 3636, San Jose, Province of San Jose, Costa Rica | Hostel
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Next Stop: Costa Rica

A travel blog entry by episachen

Some think that setting off is the hardest part of the beginning of a trip, but in my opinion, the toughest aspect is the not knowing what to expect. This morning, I set off with my head up high and one foot in front of the other, full of hope and determination, with the only fear of what might be waiting for me in the adventure that lied ahead. It …

End of an era..

A travel blog entry by karen.toft


I can't believe how quickly my time went at Drake Bay. There was a big drama for Mark at the end of our time there that I best not go into and then on my last day of work I was treated to seeing another Tayra, a bunch of Great Tinnamous and an American Crocodile. I also went back to Corcovado National Park this week to check up on the seed …

San Jose to Carribean

A travel blog entry by jessandross


First off 2 things I forgot to write back at La Fortuna - can't believe i forgot them. First on our Cano Negro trip Ross had his wildlife spotting eyes out - he spotted the capuchins twice and the first Emerald basilisk too. Second, we felt an earthquake - it was a long way away and measured 5.8 but it was strong enough to wake us up. It was about …

Flights, visas and sick

A travel blog entry by karen.toft

UK citizens can only stay in Costa Rica for 90 days. I'm staying for 6 months so trying to get through customs was a bit scary. At the airport in New York, I was asked a lot of questions and eventually let through. I explained that I'll be leaving Costa Rica within 90 days to go to Nicaragua and then returning to Costa Rica after a few weeks. I …

Adios San jose!

A travel blog entry by out_of_here


Buenas people!

More rain for our last ever night at Gaudy's! Have moved into the 8 bed dorm now aswell. Tonight will be for repacking and getting to know all the other volunteers who turned up today :) Also last night for a month on a real mattress, its sleeping mats from here on in!

Then tomorrow, we make our nine hour journey …

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This hostel, located on Ave. 5, Calle 36 y 38, Casa 3636, San Jose, is near CostaRican Trails, Jade Museum (Museo Nacional del Jade), Parque Nacional Braulio Carrillo, and Spirogyra Butterfly Garden.
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