Travel Blogs from Alajuela
... chicken, mushrooms, peppers, another layer of mashed potatoes with queso melted on top. So delicious. We had the leftovers tonight with grilled tortillas, marinated beef and chimichurri. That was delicious as well.
Tonight is our last night with Julian for awhile. Kind of sad, but excited to see what the next few days have in store. We plan to be back for February 2nd to watch the Super Bowl with Julian at a local casino.
... sessions in the afternoon.
ORIENTATION, PHYSICAL THERAPY, & SALSA LESSONS: On Sunday Sonia Hernandez gave us a tour of Manos Abiertas and then an orientation on safety and other expectations, e.g., no cerverza.
Dr. Diana Venskus conducted a lesson about of the residents' prevalent neurological conditions that affect their fine and gross motor control and demonstrated physical ...
... given Business Class Seats 4A & 4B – which had originally been the pilot-rest seats but apparently the pilots agreed to take 1B so Mom and I could sit together. Thank you.
After all that commotion, we boarded the Boeing 737-800 and settled into our leather seats on the legacy Continental aircraft. The flight departed at 9:16, 16 minutes late due to a delayed flight coming in from Philadelphia with some passengers connecting to San Jose. We took off at 9:32 on ...
... have our classes (more on that later), but I will actually be at an orphanage, so that will be interesting. I accepted a co-op job offer this weekend from the OR at CHOP, so all this experience with niņos is probably a good thing!
Like I said, my classes are at Clinica Biblica. It's a Joint Commission accredited private hospital in San Jose. Costa Rica has socialized public healthcare so Clinica Biblica is where people who have lots ...
... It's weird. I'm here in a foreign country and I could have easily completely freaked out but I didn't. I mean I freaked out a little in the sense that I was really really scared. I felt like holy **** I have no money and now no clue where my next paycheck is going to come from and I just started to feel really far away and alone and I honestly felt like I was screwed. But I didn't let those fears overpower me, and honestly a few months ago, I might have just broken ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility