Hotel Buena Vista

Apdo. 760, Alajuela, Province of Alajuela, 4050, Costa Rica | 3 star hotel
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Completing the circle in Costa Rica

A travel blog entry by swanning_around


... children about 3 and 5 years old. We really didn't think it was appropriate to take such young children as the temperature is in the 30s with 98 or 99% humidity and the kids grumbled, whined and sulked their way around, making a lot of noise only outdone by the adults telling them why they had to be quiet and behave nicely! However, that all became irrelevant when we spotted a pair of Great Green Macaws in flight twice and then saw one perched on a tree. There are only about 200 ...

Early Mornings in Costa Rica

A travel blog entry by gilmer


Well, even with a comfy bed, I was still only able to sleep in until 7 am. Boy, have my sleeping patterns ever changed. I used to be able to sleep until 9 or 10 am and still be tired. Now, I sleep to 6 or 7 am and have more energy in the morning. Interesting!

We are still in Alajuela, Costa Rica. We stayed at the Holiday Inn Express hotel in this city. To be honest, if you didn't know better, you would think you were back home in Canada. The Holiday Inn in this ...

Best pineapple ever

A travel blog entry by klynch35313


... be done again in 7 days after the fruit has been kept at a higher temperature to mirror the time spent in store or in customers homes. It was in conjunction with a company called Biotech so two of their employees were there also. The test was blind to avoid bias so Alexandra doesn't know yet what the best solution actually is, they just have code names. In the evening it was someone's birthday so we had a BBQ, drank rum and watched the Costa Rica ...

SAFETY Lesson for San Jose, and in general.

A travel blog entry by elbuscador


... stop will be in TORTUGUERO on the Caribbean Cost.... will see, I am going to investigate it on the Internet.


Well, not good "stuff" to speak off. Spent a lot to time figuring out the details for a stop a TORTUGERO (everybody speaks about it) but I don't have a clear picture of the trip yet so I decided to stay a couple of more days in SJ, but in a different, ...

Living Pura Vida

A travel blog entry by kirklmiller


... to get anywhere, no deadlines. Life takes its natural pace. I've been here 8 days but it truly feels as if I have been here a month.

It is hard to believe all that I have experienced, the people I have met and the adventures I've been on in such a short time. Surfing, Yoga, Hiking, Cycling, Walking, enjoying food and drinks with friends, BBQ's, Walks to the Market, Boat Tours. All without planning, looking at a watch ...

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This 3 star hotel, located on Apdo. 760, Alajuela, is near Parque Juan Santamaria.
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