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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        TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Dorothy Province of Alajuela

        3.50 of 5 stars Very Good

        Travel Blogs from Province of Alajuela

        Hot days and cool nights

        A travel blog entry by garrynjan on Sep 20, 2015

        1 comment, 10 photos

        ... over Tampa, and as our departure time came and went, we were advised of a 2 hour delay patient these Americans (and others) are - no one said a word, just put their feet up , or pulled their caps over their faces and nodded off in the departure lounge, while we chewed our fingernails. Made me think how inpatient we are (or is it just G & me?).
        So our eventual flight was most pleasant, with glorious sunshine all the way.

        2004. Evening in the Plaza

        A travel blog entry by nathanphil on Aug 27, 2015

        8 photos

        ... between here and, say, Italy. Here, other then the church, everything is pretty much just purpose built. The Shops consist of walls, a big colorful sign and an entrance. No frills or historic character. Houses are pretty simple as well. Hopefully not all towns are going to look just like this on my whole trip, or it's going to be hard to create distinct memories of each one! I continue on anothe busy road. It seems highway infrustructure could really ...

        Arenal Volcano and Rain Forest Walk

        A travel blog entry by baxterscr15 on Apr 25, 2015

        1 comment, 7 photos

        ... bus. The Arenal volcano is a perfect cone shaped volcano which has been dormant for about a year and a half. Tours now only drive around the base of it sticking to the main road as there was a small issue of banditos robbing tour buses when they used to take you right up the mountain. Good plan I say.
        Fellow travellers are all Canadian. Even met a couple from Sydney Mines - Sandy Jardine and his wife Jo-anne Mathews. Jo anne grew up in Norma's ...

        BIrthday golfing

        A travel blog entry by ctillery on Mar 16, 2015

        2 photos

        ... to find a nearby pub that purportedly had a good selection of local craft beers. This is more important than you might expect, because decent beer is hard to find in a grocery store and in small venues like Atenas. The most common beer served in restaurants and small bars is Imperial, which is rather like a poor man's weak swill. We found the place, Product C, easily enough, but alas there were no secure parking ...

        What is God’s role in a mission trip?

        A travel blog entry by brazil2011 on Jan 25, 2015

        5 photos

        ... And more importantly some of their members worked side by side with us and we built relationships that we equally enjoyed. We also enjoyed the relationships with the three contractors. Even though most of the people we worked along side didn't speak English and we didn't speak Spanish; we sweated together, and somehow managed to joke and pick at each other. We shared tears and laughter together, but only after we ...