Travel Blogs from Jaco
We arrived in San Jose around 1PM- caught a cab from the airport to our Hostel near Sebana Park in San Jose (about a 20 minute walk to the city center). Of course, we got lost on our way in town and it took us an hour and a half to get where we wanted to be. We didn't exchange any currency at the airport so we only had US dollars. It was around 3: …
so, as it turns out, espen who is at my hostel had taken the valcano tour the day before me and had met a man who was staying in jaco....just the place i was about to go. this man started talking to espen and soon told him that he had to go home a week early but had this amazing resort for another week and would epsen like to stay there......!!!! …
... turquoise shirt. I wanted some of the jewelry she was selling but they were a little expensive and decided not to.
Photography was about street photography today. We went Orotina, which was a little Costa Rican town. We went to the market and Carlos was teaching me about the importance of using the appropriate iso (100-200 for outdoor shots, while at least 1600 for indoor shots). It was really fun shooting people, especially the two ...
... to eat. The chicken tacos were amazing, very fresh.
The house is right on the beach. One thing that will take getting used to is the locking up of the house whenever we leave the premises. There are locks for doors, for the gates, the sliding glass doors, the fence. There's also an alarm to be set whenever we leave. Although there is little violent crime in Costa Rica, there is crime of poverty & stealing an iPhone or iPad can feed someone's ...
... and updating my blog as I wait for my meal (rice, beans and 2 fried eggs)... hey... no complaints! :)
Tomorrow I will go back to Quepos to get my smart-phone an a book I forgot there. One more chance to see my two Argentinean "compadres"
Well, I guess that is all for tonight, short and sweet.
Oh, by the way, today I started my trip a MONTH AGO!...
How has this hostel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed