Castle Tam Hostel
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We arrived on a Tuesday, and by Holy Thursday every business had closed and seemingly everyone had left the city for their Easter weekend holiday. We ended up staying longer than anticipated, because every hostel near the beach seemed to be fully booked, and had a few days of little to no activity,
On Ash Wednesday we went into the city …
Day 39 - Thursday 6th February Travel day. Farewell Nicaragua, hello Costa Rica! We had heard it would be a bit of a mission to get through the Nicaragua / Costa Rica border so we left early to try beat the crowds. 45 minute shuttle from Santa Cruz to Moyogalpa. 1 hour ferry to Rivas. Taxi (lazy option!) from Rivas to Penas Blancas (the boarder). A …
... look #56. Tomorrow- more Spanish, dancing, cooking class, and watching 'the fault in our stars'- with Spanish subtitles to keep it educational ;) half price for movies on Wednesday, therefore, we go. Fun fact: government jobs/ kids were given off today because the Costa Rican soccer team was returning home. My host mom got to touch one of the the guys' hand at the ...
... there were tropical plants all around us, there were flashlights....haha only things missing were dinosaurs. The tour guides were awesome and really knew their stuff. We got back to our hotel late that night, and the power was out, of course. Haha but it made for a fun night of trying to eat dinner and get dry in pitch black rooms. The next morning we got picked up by the guides again and then headed to a natural hot spring river!! It was ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Kids activities or Babysitting
- Pets allowed
TravelPod Member ReviewsCastle Tam Hostel San Pedro
A good hostel, with a nice atmosphere and very friendly and helpful staff. The city was deserted and closed over easter, and the staff made an effort to still make our stay in San Jose a good one. Two kitchens, good wifi, and a good breakfast!
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