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

    Emotional Mannequines and A Proud Chicken

    A travel blog entry by jason152z on Mar 31, 2015

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    ... a slight 'India moment' when dozens of Tico taxi drivers stormed into our path all offering a ride in their 'dodgy' cars. Luckily we had knowledge to pick those with an official yellow triangle and apart from having to walk to a different area of the airport to get it, we arrived safely. After a walk into San Jose you get a real sense of Latin America, lots of people sitting outside and dodgy dealings taking ...

    Day 1 -- biking and rain forest

    A travel blog entry by tmarq4 on Mar 07, 2015

    13 photos

    ... with a complex set of harnesses. The zip-lining itself was a lot fun and the weather cooperated wonderfully (no rain while were there). We basically had about 7 separate "runs", plus a Tarzan jump and a grand finale Superman-type run which was a fantastic, quick scene. Our hotel tonight is the conservation focused Villa Blanca Resort ... Not very easy to get to, but definitely a 5-star ...

    What is God’s role in a mission trip?

    A travel blog entry by brazil2011 on Jan 25, 2015

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    ... but He is glorified if we do it. God could have fixed every thing we did without our help, but he loves us enough to let us do it so he can share His glory with us. According to our own presbyterian doctrine, mans chief purpose is to glorify God and enjoy his presence. The reason that both the missionary and the recipient have such feelings of great joy is because that's what happens when God is glorified – He shares ...

    The Majestic Quetzal

    A travel blog entry by apot-of-flowers on Aug 15, 2014

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    ... are done on a smaller scale locally, organically, and all-naturally. Thus, it is very important for farmers to know when the rain is coming. The national bird is brown and grayish and found in almost every region of the country. Farming birds!

    Please click on the links to learn more about the birds. It is amazing how many things I have learned about culturally in Costa Rica that just make so much sense!

    The highlands of Alajuela

    A travel blog entry by frubia on Jul 20, 2014

    44 photos

    ... 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, ...