Hostel Casa Colon

Paseo Colon, Calle 24 Norte, San Jose, Province of San Jose, 1255-1200, Costa Rica | 2 star hotel
Prices starting from $33.00

Travel Blogs from San Jose

Well that was a quick visit

A travel blog entry by kasnsqueak


... fish dinner was not agreeing with me and here we're waiting in the humid heat . Still it was entertaining watching the local drunk chatting to unseen people and the local lads playing coin toss as the crowds for the 11 am ferry slowly gathered. About 6 backpacking tourists were waiting and the rest local people. It was here we found the correct fares listed clearly and we paid correct fares.Getting across the lake was a long hour but it afforded a great view of the stormy clouds ...

Tengo que tomar mis huellas

A travel blog entry by smilk09

... a few shortcuts and ended up on the other side of the station, the store was right across the street! I finally made it back to the interview lady with my timbre.. turns out it's a little stamp they need to put on the cover page of your fingerprints- super important.

Then the man tells me that I need two timbres because I have two fingerprint sheets! Ayayayyy! Luckily he found another one for me to use and after a few more minutes of waiting I was ...

Adios Costa Rica

A travel blog entry by tdv95


... the heat, humidity, and copious numbers of very sweaty people depositing puddles on every machine, but we did manage to get there most days, and we did make good progress. My one-pack is a long way from desired six-pack status but every now and again there was evidence of a two-pack. The pythons made a bit of a comeback and DH was starting to shrink all of my shirts in order to get a better look. DH often has more body image issues than a ...

Sabana & tamales

A travel blog entry by kenzie.j.hi


... dough with carrots, pork, cilantro, etc and then covering it with leafy looking things to boil. Ticos usually eat then with Lizano sauce; Ticos love their condiments! It tasted somewhat bland, but I enjoyed the conversation. Later, merienda turned into a baila sess. Anyone who knows me, knows that I can't dance ( it's because I'm Asian!) but it was fun dancing to Aventura and watching the Ticas dance sassily in ...

We finally made our way to San Jose!

A travel blog entry by carlyandjosh


... actually handled by the stewards on the bus, but putting our bags through customs had to be handled by us which is fair enough. There were no X-ray machines or anything fancy like that, just three guys searching bags as quickly as they could. Both Josh and I were lucky in that after seeing our passports they waved us both through, we must have looked suitably non-threatening.

After about 15 minutes on the bus in Nicaragua we ...

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This 2 star hotel, located on Paseo Colon, Calle 24 Norte, San Jose, is near Volcan Poas, INBioparque, Templo de la Musica, and Galeria Ocelote.
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