Crowne Plaza Hotel Corobici
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
TripAdvisor Reviews Crowne Plaza Hotel Corobici San Jose
Travel Blogs from San Jose
... by lush green foliage- it was a hidden oasis which we used to soothe our aching muscles. We couldn't rest for too long as we had a chocolate making lesson to attend! We were immediately put to work by separating the roasted cocoa beans from their shells. We then ground the beans three times to make a paste, we put this 100% cocoa into steamed milk to make hot chocolate- even with sugar, this was a little bitter for me. The remaining cocoa mass was used to ...
... perfect for me and a nice steak for Wayne. Both satisfied we walk back to the hostel to pack. The train noises confirm I am glad not to sleep here tonight though sleeping on a bus is hard too. At 10.45 we order a taxi to the bus station and arrive at 11.10 where security is tight . Our paperwork is checked and again we have to confirm our onward plans and money is available for the border checks. At midnight the bus leave San Jose which is nestled in the valley surriunded by mountains and ...
... store. After a mere $60 and FedEx labels my prints were officially sent off to the Peace Corps office!
A few days later I was informed by the Peace Corps that I was legally pre cleared and that there are about two more steps in the process before I can hope to get my official invitation.
So that is my tale of getting fingerprints taken here in Costa Rica. The moral of the story: it's much easier in the states.
... batch of seven weekers were departing; after such big groups in phase two, it seemed very strange to have only have eight venturers. We were lucky to have the diverse range of nationalities of Belgian, British, Costa Rican, Hong Kongese and Nicaraguan and more than half speaking Spanish to a lesser or greater degree. Once obligatory intros and games were completed and no-on suffered permanent damage from a rather energetic game of group tag, we were ready to ...
So from December to March Mick & I managed to explore California, Mexico, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua & Costa Rica.
We shared a blog, see below URL to read about our numerous adventures!