Hotel Wilson Tulipan
Travel Blogs from Los Chiles
... around 6am next morning. As soon as the ferry began moving, we knew we were in for a cold night. I changed into my warmest clothing and had my travel towel over me as a blanket. After a couple of hours of terrible sleep, I realized that more warmth was needed so moved my chair to an area with less wind and got into my sleeping bag inner liner (we didnīt bring actual sleeping bags, just inner liners that are enough for times like this!). After this, I managed to ...
After a 5am start on the buses, aka london tube at rush hour at 45 degC, we arrived at Los Chiles at 1ish. It was a small sleepy town consisting of very little and a small office, where you can stroll in at your leisure and get your passport exit stamp.
Having got our passports stamped, we found a little restaurant, and spent our remaining costa rican colones on quesedillas and imperial beer, and ...
As we traveled towards the border we went through a number of checkpoints. Although there is a program by which Nicaraguans can enter Costa Rica to work for a defined period of time, Rafael said that many attempted to sneak into the country without going through the expense of obtaining a passport or doing the bureaucratic paperwork necessary to come legally. He said that he had never had a tour bus stopped, but just in case he wanted us all to bring copies ...
... En realidad, son unos maravillosos jóvenes adultos y con ayuda de un poco de líquido nos hemos encargado de arreglar la puerta de su habitación, la cual se cierra y abre toda la noche. Hoy nos encargamos de recoger desechos por lo que tuvimos que apresurarnos para lograrlo, pero lo logramos y vamos de regreso a nuestro dormitorio. Hoy el trabajo en la iglesia requería que nos hicieramos cargo de pequeños detalles y continuáramos con el proyecto ...
... job to go well. I want the students to like me and the class and learn a lot and I want my new boss to like me and treat me well. Anyways, the other teachers are all really nice and the school is really cute; it looks like a little hostel. Also, its less than a ten minute walk from my apartment which means no more buses and a little more exercise! Another perk is that I get to take Spanish lessons for free and ...
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