Hostel Gran Imperial

First Avenue, 8th Street, San Jose, Province of San Jose, 1914-1000, Costa Rica | Hostel
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Travel Blogs from San Jose

Adios Costa Rica

A travel blog entry by tdv95


... sights and we did try out most of the Eco-sports on offer. Costa Rica does have a well deserved reputation for protecting it's natural resources including many of it's most unusual critters and it does set an example that most countries would do well to copy. I do think they will need to guard against going to far in pandering to the package tourist that wants an amusement park experience and a Big Mac every where they go. And particularly ...


A travel blog entry by kenzie.j.hi


... him, I could tell that he has matured by the way that he talked, which kinda made me sad. However, he was still playful, kind-hearted and innocent like I knew him to be. He insisted on playing all night but doņa Maria told him that he had all day tomorrow to play. However, children never seem to understand the concept of tomorrow like it's something that adults make up. I went to whisper something in his ear. There is a secret ...

15 Hours Later . . .

A travel blog entry by jfshannon


We are comfortably ensconced in our hotel room, having already witnessed another traveller from "that other country" griping about the size of her room (apparently it was her husband's fault - I'm sure JF can sympathize.) I'm always a little disappointed with the lack of gratitude that people can show, in spite of having a clean room in a new country. Anyway we've been here long enough to see the prostitutes around the corner and for the kids to be making Mr Noodle with the hotel ...

One more stamp on our passports (Costa Rica)

A travel blog entry by chasqui1970


... allowed us to leave the airport and stamped our passport so that we would not have to pay the airport fee upon check-in. Oh, the things you can get away with in foreign countries.

We carefully chose a taxi driver that was willing to drive fast, charge cheap and, on the way, serve as our own personal tour guide and photographer. For ...

The argument for getting lost

A travel blog entry by jenifertravels

... chunks of snapper in garlic and olive oil. I joined in, chopping up salad and gathering wood for the barbecue. More people arrived, a couple from the north, a Londoner writing a book and avoiding the city's stresses, a French guy passing through, an LA based music producer for the foo fighters and queens of the Stone Age. Basically, a pretty great crowd with no fear of ants nor alcohol. Crowded round the bar, I felt more myself than the previous 48 hours. A ...

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This hostel, located on First Avenue, 8th Street, San Jose, is near CostaRican Trails, Jade Museum (Museo Nacional del Jade), Spirogyra Butterfly Garden, and Templo de la Musica.
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    3.50 of 5 stars Very Good