La Mariposa Azul

Address: 4th Ave 40-42 St , San Jose, Province of San Jose, Costa Rica | Hostel
 
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Location

This hostel, located on 4th Ave 40-42 St , San Jose, is near INBioparque, Templo de la Musica, Aventuras la Carpintera, and Galeria Ocelote.
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Travel Blogs from San Jose

OMG, I finally made it to San Jose!

A travel blog entry by jael.reinhold on Apr 08, 2015

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... refritos (refried beans) and platanos (plantains). This was my first time having plantains, and they were super sweet, almost like bananas foster, but in a syrup instead of on ice cream. Carlos says that there are many different kinds of plantains that I will have to try, and that this particular one that I tried was sweeter than he is used to. I rather liked it anyway, because I have an insatiable sweet tooth.

After lunch, we came to Carlos’ house. It is a very ...

Time to wash the undies

A travel blog entry by nabeards on Jan 28, 2015

3 photos

... of laundry soap at our local laundromat before leaving so we'd be ready for our first couple loads of laundry. I figured I should create a soapy mixture in a bottle so it would be easier to use. I pose this question to you, how many of you would be up for this hand washing adventure? It wasn't too hard but definitely time consuming. I even realized I should use a towel to hand dry the items too before hanging on the line. I was pretty impressed with myself! ...

Touring Ex-pat Communities

A travel blog entry by leomcyr on Aug 31, 2014

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On Sunday, August 31st, we visited the San Jose suburbs of Atenas and Grecia as well as Alajuela, the second largest city in Costa Rica.

San Jose is a dirty town with a crime rate only exceeded by Puerto Arenas. Its streets are an incomprehensible maze with few directional signs. Addresses are often expressed in such ...

Pura Vida...o la Vida Loca!

A travel blog entry by laurabonhard on Jul 17, 2014

8 photos

... were involved. See picture as words are inadequate.

The evening ended at The Beer Factory for drinks —a large craft-brew house with ample indoor & outdoor seating and huge projection screens for sporting events. Of course, soccer was on! I had an Imperial Silver, a Costa Rican beer with a light and smooth finish. We sat on swings around a table and talked for hours. Friendship is a beautiful thing. Pura Vida.




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Day 3- bus rides, crying in class, and culture 101

A travel blog entry by clilly on Jul 10, 2014

4 comments, 3 photos

... After the 2nd round of 'losing' and struggling through the speaking portions, I felt tears coming on. Thank God they stayed in, but it (along with many other situations) has served to open my eyes to my students' position/feelings and has also made me super impressed with how strong and resilient they are amid many unsettling feelings. I've obviously got some 'manning up' to do ;) 4. Cooking class- we made picadollo de palmito. Google it :) 5 points for you if you can tell me what ...

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