Hotel 1492

Address: Calle 31-33 Ave 1, San Jose, Province of San Jose, 10101, Costa Rica | 3 star hotel
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This 3 star hotel, located on Calle 31-33 Ave 1, San Jose, is near Jade Museum (Museo Nacional del Jade), CostaRican Trails, Templo de la Musica, and Spirogyra Butterfly Garden.
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    Travel Blogs from San Jose

    2002. The Giant Stone Balls

    A travel blog entry by nathanphil on Aug 27, 2015

    119 photos

    ... this is.
    Take burial, for example. Some were buried in typical burial pots surrounde by upright stones. Others were cremated and put into urns. Other were buried, then dug up after the flesh had fallen off and the bones were reshaped into tight squares! Still other were laid on stone slabs with intricate carvings of animals all along the borders.
    I'm suddenly embarrassed for not knowing more about these amazing cultures.
    The iconic symbol of ...

    Sunday Stroll

    A travel blog entry by maz760 on Jul 19, 2015

    1 comment, 10 photos

    ... being on walking about Rohrmoser, the district we're in, it turns out it is not that big at all., could almost be swallowed in one gulp! Including this district and the span of San Jose it really isn't a large city at all. Apparently the downside to this is you are more than likely to regularly bump into the kids or their parents from school!- looking forward to that!

    My walk about took me right up the main Boulevard ( ooh arr Mrs!) At the end of ...

    Cruising the Rio Frio

    A travel blog entry by lysebrooks on Apr 03, 2015

    1 comment, 5 photos

    ... was on relations between Nicaragua and Costa Rica. Costa Rica shares borders with Panama and Nicaragua. Goods are cheaper in Panama because imports come into the country directly because of the Panama Canal. Costa Ricans often cross the border to purchase cheaper goods. Both are democracies and get along well.Different story with Nicaragua, discord going back to the 80s. Enough history for now.
    The countryside is ...

    Getting a local cell phone number

    A travel blog entry by nabeards on Jan 25, 2015

    1 photo

    ... have 2-factor authentication enabled for most of my services, and since I no longer have access to texts on my regular number I wasn't able to get things setup on the iPhone 4 right away. To remedy the problem, I changed my text number from my computer for the services I need to use. I have a Google Voice number that I can get texts on while here, so once I made the change it was a straightforward ...

    Waterfall, hot springs and volcano tour, CR

    A travel blog entry by ljmason_91 on Sep 07, 2014

    11 photos

    ... On the way to the next lake for some pictures. There was a heard of Caodi (from the raccoon family) In the middle of the road causing a traffic jam in both directions as people got out to take photos. They decided to hang around longer as they got food from tourists and passerby. After such a long day we all slept the 3 hour journey back to the hostel. Once we got back we decided to do a different tour the next day so stayed another ...