Hotel Dorothy

Address: Barrio Pilo, Province of Alajuela, Costa Rica | Hostel
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This hostel, located on Barrio Pilo, Province of Alajuela, is near Fincas Naturales, Juan Santamaria Historical Museum, Parque Juan Santamaria, and The Butterfly Farm (Finca de Mariposas).
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    Travel Blogs from Province of Alajuela

    Saturday, April 25 Day 6

    A travel blog entry by baxterscr15 on Apr 26, 2015

    Saturday was another relaxing day after our excursion of Fri. Had a later than usual breakfast then relaxed at the beach til late in the afternoon. We had made reservations at the Italian style restaurant for 7:15 when we hosted a little birthday party for Claire. Her birthday is actually in Mar but we couldn't just let her 60th pass without a little fanfare. Norma had brought some unique dollar store ...

    Back home for Easter

    A travel blog entry by ctillery on Apr 07, 2015

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    ... were 16 deaths and 104 serious injuries on the roadways during this Holy Week, apparently the highest in a decade.)

    Saturday we didn't have much planned, which was just as well because Craig felt a little under the weather. He had the "symptoms." We heard from Pete that there are brush fires in our old neighborhood now (Casita Mango) and he spent yesterday helping beat them back. The tourist literature just doesn't tell you ...

    Coffee, volcano and waterfalls

    A travel blog entry by richard.boase on Feb 18, 2015

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    ... kept a couple of Mexicans from our tour bus in sight most of the time in order to keep on track.

    Alberto had described the waterfalls as the highlight of our day. He said they were the most impressive waterfalls in the world. Impressive, yes, but Niagara Falls they were not. They were probably the best in Costa Rica, or maybe even the whole of Central America. The trail took us to the Templo Waterfall first; a 104 ft drop. From there, the next was ...

    Cafe le negro, because were men

    A travel blog entry by ducktravels on Jan 17, 2015

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    ... shelter for its patrons. It was here we met our new friend Erik. Erik manages the Tree house restaurante. He also helped us to learn some more spanish and also.... more on that tomorrow. We then went and booked a night walk. This is where you hike through the forest in the dark to find such things as Tarantulas, snakes, scorpions, sloths, birds, and other various bugs. The downfall is they were all sleeping so other than the bugs and snake we saw no ...

    The highlands of Alajuela

    A travel blog entry by frubia on Jul 20, 2014

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    ... cypress bushes, which are trimmed in various shapes. We saw dancing animals, oxcarts, dinosaurs and many other fantasy creatures. The imagination of the artists does not seem to have any boundaries. Sixteen green arches lead to the entrance of the beautiful pink and blue church.

    Zarcero is the home town of our friend Milena Solis, who we got to know while living in Dublin, Ireland. Ever since we planned our trip to Costa Rica, ...