Hostal Toruma

Address: Avenida Central calles 29-31, San Jose, Province of San Jose, 1002, Costa Rica | Hostel
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This hostel, located on Avenida Central calles 29-31, San Jose, is near Rios Tropicales, Jade Museum (Museo Nacional del Jade), Parque Nacional Braulio Carrillo, and Spirogyra Butterfly Garden.
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Travel Blogs from San Jose

Running errands

A travel blog entry by shanstravels on Oct 27, 2014

22 photos

... If the beer in front of you gets pierced by a dart you must then quickly drink it. Everyone was interested by this game as they have never heard of it before. We started the game in the evening just before it got dark (5:30pm) and it was played late into the night. It was a fun way to meet everyone at the hostel, some of the staff even joined us after they were done ...

A very wet trip to Costa Rica

A travel blog entry by hannahgriffiths on Jun 30, 2014

16 photos

... is peeled off and then they are separated by size and roasted. We also saw the process of making chocolate, as we had learnt a few days before and then how the process sugarcane to sugar.

Before we knew it, it was time to make our way back to San Jose to fly home. Costa Rica is a beautiful country with lots of exciting activities to do although their food wasn't quite as tasty as I was expecting. Such a fantastic way to end such an amazing year.

Day one: the adventure begins

A travel blog entry by kpieroth on Jun 16, 2014

2 comments, 11 photos

... leaning forward over the counter trying to understand when he said something to us and all we heard was telephone. Slowly, it dawned on us that he was asking for Kathryn's cell phone number! The three of us jumped backwards as Kathryn quickly told him that she didn't have a cell phone and we ran off. Hahaha it was great. Kathryn's trademark is now that she has a Costa Rican novio. It was hilarious. I'll post a picture of Kathryn in front of the ...

Who's The Dodo??

A travel blog entry by tdv95 on Dec 11, 2013

1 comment, 20 photos

After picking up a rental car, we made our way to the San Jose airport in the off chance that DH's geographically challenged friend, Deb P, might actually get on the right plane. Somewhat surprisingly, she did end up in Costa Rica and once the stewardess took her name tag off and turned her over to us, we jumped in the car for the relatively short journey to the Toucan Ranch. It turned out to be a little longer than expected since the GPS (or MSD as DH refers to ...

Guatemala City to San Jose & Corcovado days 23

A travel blog entry by rebeccaholt on Jun 25, 2013

9 photos

... insects and animals using the torch each night after we went looking for creatures and we found 2 huge poisonous toads in the bushes outside our room. Early the next morning we were woken by the sunshine as we hadn't closed the blinds, we had let the breeze come through the mesh. also the noise of the abundant birds outside was very loud and we saw hummingbirds, toucans, maccaws, king vultures and lots more. We ate breakfast then went horse riding. My horse was a bit ...