Hotel el Prado

La Garita, Alajuela, Province of Alajuela, Costa Rica | Hotel
Prices starting from $75.00

Travel Blogs from Alajuela

Early Mornings in Costa Rica

A travel blog entry by gilmer


... point. Not here! Here, you have to go to the airline and show them that you paid the departure tax. They then give you a receipt to give to the customs people.

Going through customs is a chore in it's own. They do their routine scan all of you and your items and then ask a tons of questions.

Next, we headed to our departure point and waited for our flight.

As we were boarding the flight, they then did another search of our luggage (which ...

Panama City to Costa Rica - good to great

A travel blog entry by jakedavis


... night was awesome. We went to a local bar(super small called The Green Monkey) and then out for Chiense food as some of the local fair restaurants were already closed. Julian explained that this is normal as most of the San Jose economy is very small business..which are EVERYWHERE. What a fantastic night and a complete 180 from Panama City.  This morning we are a bit hung over and looking forward to the farmers market Julian is taking us to today. More fun to come.    ...

Alternative Adventures

A travel blog entry by ginenneandrob


... These companies are pretty tight lipped about revealing where the locals go but if you are persistant or ask a taxi driver you will find them. Sitting in the natural river as hot water rushes past was one of the best experiences I have had. At night the locals bring candles to light the area. I only wish Rob could have shared this experience with me.

The next day I embarked with a self made tour group on a five hour hike, which turned out to be more like seven hours ...


A travel blog entry by kemitch


Wow so the past 2 days have been filled with lots of adventures, gifts from God, challenges, and growth! Yesterday, there was a huge storm in the afternoon, so we lost power from about 2:00 in the afternoon until the next had the loudest thunder I have ever heard haha Yesterday started off with an AWESOME convo. Erin and I headed for a girl sitting alone on a bench, and she agreed to talk with us right away. As soon as we asked her about her life and ...

Adventures Contradictions

A travel blog entry by nathan.guyer


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I might be on my last night in Costa Rica, and while it may be hard to go back, as always I know this adventure is just giving way to another one. It is hard to not know when I might be out again, but having this experience to look back on, to inspire me and learn from going forward makes finding the adventures close to home a little easier.

So I thought I'd start now. Tomorrow, I head out to possibly the most foreign of all my destinations yet. North ...


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