Pura Vida Hotel

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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    Travel Blogs from Alajuela

    Return to Manos Abiertas, Service-Learning, 2014

    A travel blog entry by dball on Sep 08, 2014

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    ... was when I cleaned the hands of the children outside of their homes. Their look of joy and amazement at their spotless hands taught me about the simplicity of why I had come and what I was here to learn: to serve like Jesus did when he washed the feet of his disciples. The teacher becomes the student, and the student becomes the teacher. - Graduate Student, 2014


    Completing the circle in Costa Rica

    A travel blog entry by swanning_around on May 29, 2014

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    ... birds and then a Tamandua, or Anteater, up a tree. Kevin is an amazing guide, very knowledgeable and enthusiastic, one of the best ever!

    The next day we took a guided walk in La Selva. It might have proved a disappointment as we had been expecting to be a group of three (Matthias, a young man from Denmark who was also staying at AndreaCristina came with us) but in fact they put us together with a group of six from the US comprising grandparents, parents and ...

    Some words from Costa Rica!

    A travel blog entry by beyondtheborder on Jul 11, 2013

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    ... we are on foot from this point forward.

    The next thirty minutes were exhausting, especially considering we didn’t get our promised breakfast! Alright I am done complaining about this - tour was actually awesome and the people great. Just really wish we had food in our stomaches for that hike uphill….

    Eventually made it to the top of the mountain, and the fun started. Fourteen ziplines and a few rappels ...

    Guatemala City to Liberia CR to San Jose CR

    A travel blog entry by swells4meso2013 on Feb 28, 2013

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    ... finding Tikal’s, because there’s not really a city there. There’s a book in the plane that is a Baja Bush pilot guide to airports down here, which is notoriously inaccurate, even though it’s a brand new book. Their information about ATC and about fuel is nowhere close. Several places I’ve been to have control towers and this book said nothing about them. It’s good for runway length, ...

    Thursday in C.R.

    A travel blog entry by brazil2011 on Jan 17, 2013

    Hola! Our blessings continue daily. Blessings that we reconnect with the Costa Ricans we know and blessings for those we newly meet. Blessings for the growth and spirit at Church of the Divine Savior. Blessings that no one has fallen off a scaffold or received more than a minor cut or sunburn. Blessings that our "old" bodies get up each morning and do the Lord's work. Blessings that our bonds grow deeper daily. Blessings for concrete, scaffolds, trowels, ...