Hostel Gran Imperial

Address: First Avenue, 8th Street, San Jose, Province of San Jose, 1914-1000, Costa Rica | Hostel
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This hostel, located on First Avenue, 8th Street, San Jose, is near Jade Museum (Museo Nacional del Jade), CostaRican Trails, Templo de la Musica, and Spirogyra Butterfly Garden.
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      TripAdvisor Reviews Hostel Gran Imperial San Jose

      3.50 of 5 stars Very Good

      Travel Blogs from San Jose

      First day of tour

      A travel blog entry by amzellen on Nov 04, 2014

      2 photos

      ... call my kind of people. People that want to get out in the world and see it let alone explore it even though they might not have the budget or experience but just do it for the hell of it. We found some more people on our tour and talked some more. I thought I'd travelled a lot but hearing some of the stories of the others made me feel like I'd been no where. Things like spending 7 months in Asia just coz, or doing 4 tours in a row starting in the states and ending ...

      Day 4- ordering food 101 and more on CR culture

      A travel blog entry by clilly on Jul 11, 2014

      2 comments, 2 photos

      ... her food and as she was coming back to the table I noticed that she had a rather large pan in her hand. Come to find out she had somehow accidentally ordered the family size pizza when all she wanted was 2 slices. At that point, we got in a good laugh and then I went on a search for some to-go boxes. First stop was at a Chinese restaurant. Since I didn't know the word for 'box' in Spanish they had a tough time understanding me, go figure. So I went back to my friend ...

      Arriving in Costa Rica

      A travel blog entry by alliero on Jun 11, 2014

      ... dogs and honking horns. I'll definitely have to wear ear plugs to bed in the future!

      As soon as we had settled in, we met back up in the lobby to go to lunch. The place we went for lunch was a cute cafe style place that served lots of fresh, organic foods. I ordered guacameņo and fruit for lunch. The guacameņo is similar to guacamole, but a bit spicier and a much thinner consistency. The fruit was ...

      HIGHLIGHTS 27 - 28 Dec: Ometepe Island > San Jose

      A travel blog entry by bruceontour on Dec 28, 2013

      47 photos

      ... at 7.15 am, aboard our van with the border reached an hour later. Yes, it was a crowded border, duty free shops, money changers outside the van again. Hammocks, pen and food hawkers trying to earn a living. Then the immigration officer came out and we had to line up outside the van while she identified us and returned ...

      On a Costa Rica Quest!

      A travel blog entry by cankiwi on Dec 26, 2013

      7 photos

      ... riders were in costumes, some with children sharing the saddles, some talking on cell phones, some smoking and many drinking beer and who knows what in Red Solo cups! Families and groups of people young and old had set up areas along the street where they had lawn chairs, picnic baskets and coolers of 'beverages' and looked like they had been there for several hours or maybe all ...