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Arrival in Costa Rica.
Another day with -20c temperatures in Toronto. Our limo took longer
than normal to get to Pearson due to the snow and ice.... We arrived
just in time for our flight but when we got to the gate there was no
plane. After a 1hr delay, we boarded. But a frozen valve kept one of
the engines from starting. Eventually we de-iced ( …
Our flight to San Jose was delayed about an hour. When we arrived it was the usual mob scene of taxi drivers crowding the entrance. Fortuantely, there was someone with a sign from our hotel waiting outside. It turned out that person wasn't the driver but a local guy who took us upstairs to where our driver was waiting in his van. The guy explained …
... was hard to quench.
And this is how my journey began, December 7th 2008, I switched tropical Costa Rica for a very snowy Lake Tahoe, California, the story of how I got to where I am today is the reason I created this Blog, to share my experience. :D
I am currently back Costa Rica (not for long though) after living two years in beautiful Barcelona.. but I will get to that part of the story in a few posts... I hope you enjoy reading my life as much as I've enjoyed living it!!
... very thankful for his interesting analysis and insights. When I asked 'Latam is the continent of the future, right?' He replied 'For sure...as it has been for the past few decades'. He had a point. My hope is that this time is the right one. We ended our first day by having some tasty chicken, fried plantains and other delicious things in a local restaurant with Meli, one of Gabe's local relatives and a friend of hers, ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service