Travel Blogs from San Jose
... went to the hardware store for machetes and some went to a typical souvenir shop. When we got back, Pastor Payton, Julie, and Megan we're pulling in to get the clothes we had for the thrift store. We loaded up and loaded the buses. We stopped in Quepos for delicious food. We had one of the same bus drivers as last time whom Fredy thinks it would be a ...
... transfer of 40 minutes between flights became a wait for an hour and half. We were originally scheduled to arrive in Costa Rica at 8:50pm CT. With the rain delays we had time for dinner at a very good Irish Pub in the D gate area of the airport before we headed to the gate for our new departure time of 8pm which meant we didn't arrive in Costa Rica until 11:30pm ...
... was getting to us. After what seemed like the 10th shower of the day we climbed aboard our bus at 11 am for our return trip to San Jose. Along the way we drove through Jaco, a beach and surf community, and then stopped for lunch and souvenir shopping. Mario wanted to show us some crocodiles, so we got off the bus, walked along the side of the road, and came across 100 or so tourists with their heads looking over a bridge in a shallow river bed below. ...
I clung on to the branch, knowing that letting go would mean certain death. Our ziplining trip in Costa Rica had taken a disastrous turn on the highest line, when a monkey crossed my path and my harness snapped. The monkey and I plummeted about 20m through the canopy, Hannah's screams of anguish becoming muffled by the dense foliage. I gathered myself and managed to grab a branch, nearly wrenching out my shoulder as I braced against it. I hauled myself ...
... in Manchester so you never know we may meet again.
I have another night in San Jose but have treated myself to a night in the Xandari resort which is pretty close to the airport but absolutely lovely. I also got an upgrade for my room (thank you i-escape.com) so have a massive room with a private terrace and a lovely view. More bad news however is that I seem to have lost the cable that links my camera to the computer. I ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking