Travel Blogs from San Jose
Landung um 4.30h in der Frühe, Ortszeit. Der Flug war zwar eng, aber ansonsten völlig in Ordnung und bis auf einen 2stündigen Aufenthalt in Santo Domingo - aber das war ja ganz exakt nach Flugplan. Eine lustige Überraschung war, bei Ankunft in San Josė unsere Namen auf einem Schild zu lesen! Unser nettes Hotel hatte uns ein Taxi bestellt. War …
Well after what seems like forever traveling I have arrived in San Hose! Set off at 11:30, got to Dallas at Four o'clock which is about 9 UK time. Got into Costa Rica at about 8:30 (1:30 UK). Immigration took almost an hour and a half, as it seemed to be everybody arriving at once! Once I got to the booth all the questions I was worried about e.g. …
The international airport was definitely geared for a quick getaway. In a short amount of time, I had my baggage and was able to easily locate an ATM. A quick mental calculation told me I must obtain at least 50,000 colones of cash. That done the next order of business was to find some transportation. No sooner had I walked out the main terminal …
... bigger than Rhinos, loads of bars, some dodgems (reminded me of my brother) and our first outing to a rodeo. We spent the day with a couple we met from New Zealand, both Doctors, and younger than me. Great to spend time with, although sometimes their humour was too intelligent, even for me! The first rider got pummelled by the Bull, and was instantly "posted" like a letter into the Red Cross tent, we were later told someone died doing this last ...
... of the United States. Although I cannot confirm this statistic, I was told this morning that only 14% of Americans possess a passport and a much smaller number than that even use it. The opportunity to come to such a beautiful place like Costa Rica would never have seemed a reality to me if it weren’t for Diane Krishon. Words cannot express how grateful I am to be where I am today. It’s a true blessing.
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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking
- Pets allowed