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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2.50 of 5 stars Fair

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A travel blog entry by candiceanthony on Jun 16, 2015

... he said "that's not a nice restaurant!!" And both Anthony and I just shrugged and tried not to take offence when she said that about our favourite restaurant haha! There was one close by and to explain how badly we wanted it, I will tell you we spent almost $30 there.. Opps. But it was delicious! We also had blizzards afterwards! After dinner we went back to the hostel and had an early night sleep as we were tired from travelling all ...

Away alone

A travel blog entry by bridgetpavitt on Feb 01, 2015

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... a plane taking off. (Did attract a little attention as I narrowly missed knocking a child out of his mothers arms). He told me to get the bus to Limon, which I thought was in the opposite direction, but I think he maybe summised I had gone loco, so decided the best place for me was Costa Rica's crime capital...

Then went into town again, and after visiting the market decided I must replace my camera. ...

Es muy difícil para mi decir esto en Español

A travel blog entry by puravidamai on Oct 02, 2014

So this one is in English:

Yesterday in class we talked about Individualism vs Collectivism. Individualism takes care of the individual first then the rest of the group. Collectivism on the other hand, takes care of the group first as a whole, then individual needs. In Costa Rica with my host family, I feel my host family works together really well. I am the tenth person living in the household. Everyone ...

I am definitely not a teacher

A travel blog entry by sallyjpatten on Sep 12, 2014

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... on the world map and animals you find their (cue my brilliant drawing the the kangaroo). The classes are all very short, about 30-40 minutes long. I remember classes going for much longer as a kid, but maybe they just felt that way. We volunteer at the school each day from 8:30am until 1:30pm, then off to Spanish classes from 2:00pm to 4:00pm (with Runia, Oz or Carlos), then home for a chore (sweeping, mopping, cleaning the bathroom or cooking) and ...

Adios Costa Rica

A travel blog entry by tdv95 on Jan 30, 2014

3 comments, 32 photos

... coaching before we hard code our bad habits. Have to give this a C grade which includes the five balls DH hit to the crocodiles in the river adjacent to the tennis court (not sure Roger Federer ever had to deal with a tennis hazard like that!).

5- We also wanted to fully explore the Eco-tourism reputation that Costa Rica has carved out for itself. We did get out to see most of ...