Pura Vida Hotel

Address: 1500 meters north of the Fabrica Punto Rojo, Alajuela, Province of Alajuela, Costa Rica | Hotel
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This hotel is located on 1500 meters north of the Fabrica Punto Rojo, Alajuela.
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      Last couple of walks.... Ouch!

      A travel blog entry by amelisheva on Aug 02, 2014

      ... right after I began to think about extending my studies by one week. My body is telling me to go home and rest. The constant all-day walking and hiking everywhere is beginning to takes its toll and I'm tired. I need a long soak in a spa tub and a really thorough manicure/pedicure combo.... And a couple visits to Massage Envy, my backpack has on my back nearly 24/7. Went on the tour anyway... Wow, it was beautiful. It's a giant park attraction built around ...

      March 15, 2014

      A travel blog entry by jeb2729 on Mar 15, 2014

      22 photos

      ... grows here in rich dirt fields unlike how it grows in water in Hawaii) and yuca...a potato like tuber. Pineapples are a big crop here and they are sorted in sizes....# 8 go to Europe (8 in a box), #5 goes to US (5 in a box....we like them bigger!).

      First stop was town of Sonafluca where we visited a farm and got to make our own empanadas from the corn flour (Masa), salt and water mixed by the mother at the house. We each ...

      Tropical Rainforest

      A travel blog entry by peterndolly on Sep 11, 2013

      1 comment, 56 photos

      ... we bought small Chinese umbrellas to keep us dry and completed our circuit of the central shopping and commercial areas.

      The next day we went to learn about the rain forest by crossing to the Caribbean slopes of Costa Rica’s highland range around Guapiles. We drove out of the concrete and traffic of San Jose through the Cloud Forest, where the forest is always wet and most of the day is shrouded in mist, to get to the rain forest. We drove ...

      So many things....!!!!!

      A travel blog entry by ut15 on May 13, 2013

      1 comment, 24 photos

      Today we did so much! We went to the National Children's hospital. I learned more about that hospital than I have about the hospitals back home. The business plan is fantastic and they have amazing programs but the infrastructure is so badly lacking! We were shown the General admitence beds, oncology department, immunology, nephology, along with the education department that comes to the hospital because there are patients that are terminal, chronic, or ...

      A Day of Travel

      A travel blog entry by bot989 on Feb 15, 2013

      4 photos

      ... and over looks the Rio Grande Valley. Verry Steep! We stayed in the cottage and the grounds until dinner. The food is good and the salad is made from local produce very tasty. I am looking forward to a good nights sleep. Our cottage does not have air conditioning I don't think any of the 10 units do. Also our shower is outside the room still very private but quite ...