Hostel Gran Imperial

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 CostaRican Trails, Jade Museum (Museo Nacional del Jade), Spirogyra Butterfly Garden, and Templo de la Musica.
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    Travel Blogs from San Jose

    San Jose

    A travel blog entry by schuylerfoti on Jan 02, 2014

    3 photos

    ... gym.
    Short Taxi ride and Gymnasio Multispa Corobici. A small but well done gym with old school equipment. I fit right in. Not to mention that nobody spoke english, so it was a head phones in and doing my thing.
    Met up with Rick and his buddies later that night at the Pirates Club for some drinks and good eye candy action. Most beautiful women I have ever seen in my life. “Lord Help me” ...

    Pura Vida

    A travel blog entry by tippins_rufio on Dec 31, 2013

    66 photos

    ... agreed to the hire. Although I thought the cost was high, hiring the driver afforded us opportunities much more valuable than the alternative, wherein without transportation we would have been stranded by the hotel pool all day. Dismayed, I waited for the shuttle to take us to the driver.

    We met Luis with a smile and a handshake, and he assured us we were getting his services for a very good price. Within just a few minutes on the scenic drive with ...

    San Jose - Sunday and it’s closed

    A travel blog entry by bruceontour on Dec 29, 2013

    1 comment, 301 photos

    ... exhibition on Tripodes), Museo Nacional, Teatro Nacional where we did the English speaking tour for US 7, coffee in Cade del ...

    Alternate Adventures

    A travel blog entry by ginenneandrob on Sep 26, 2013

    20 photos

    ... I went zip lining through the forest and on a night tour to see some of Costa Ricas wildlife. Costa Rica has been generous in the amount of wildlife it's displayed in such a short period of time.

    Next stop was La Fortuna. I travelled the shorter option "Jeep Boat Jeep" although the jeep is actually a minivan it is a beautiful ride though the mountains and on Lake Arenal and saves about three hours of travel time. There are a lot of tours and resorts that market ...

    El fin de semana (The weekend!)

    A travel blog entry by kemitch on May 26, 2013

    1 comment, 3 photos

    ... since it was quite a small group, all sitting in a circle! There aren't many "churches" like we would consider churches in America. Lots involve small gatherings in homes. Church was followed by a Church BBQ (Tiko style), which was a great time of fellowship with delicious food! With lots of little Hispanic kids who were absolutely adorable :) Wow...right now I am lounging on a couch in the hostel reading my Bible with the big windows wide open, the ...