Hotel De Montana El Pelicano
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We dropped our SUV off in San Jose with the company we rented it from - Wild Rider.
Here is my plug for Wild Rider. They are an excellent rental company in Costa Rica. We had a positive experience renting from them and would recommend them to anyone traveling to ...
So we made it to our first destination- San Jose, after three flights today. Its been a long day and yes I did mention that Jet Lag would not be something I would feel today, but boy was I wrong! Thinking that because Costa Rica is in the same time Zone as Strongfield.... we would be ok...... (COUGH) yep.... never say never.... ...
... the tour we were all ready to return to home base. I changed into sweats, drank some warm tea and tried to get warm until spanish class at 7.
Tomorrow after work we are making handmade corn tortillas, then having a guest speaker who is a nurse manager in the area in to talk about how socialized healthcare works (and doesn't work) in Costa Rica. After that it will be pack and prepare for a weekend on the Caribbean which we leave for Friday right after work!
... I learned a lot about traffic in Costa Rica, lots of new words (some not very good ones lol), and once again had to step out of my comfort zone. Oh, and one plus of being a girl in Costa Rica, is that everyone is very friendly and they give a lot more money to girls :) haha so the boys on our team couldn't really compete with us! After the collection work, we headed to Carlos and Tatiana's house-they are the directors of Cru for all ...
Outside the terminal door we were practically assaulted by taxi drivers offering a ride to the city for $25 but we managed to find a bus stop and travel almost to the city centre for about a dollar each. When we got off the bus at a chaotic intersection, Diane instinctively knew which way we should walk to get to our hotel. We dragged our carry-on size suitcases along extremely busy, crowded sidewalks as dusk fell ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet