Cano Negro Villas

Barrio Mexico, San Jose, Province of San Jose, Costa Rica | Villa
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Travel Blogs from San Jose

Dancing and dinner

A travel blog entry by kpieroth on Jun 16, 2014

2 comments, 2 photos

Tonight we went to a super fancy dinner on the 17th floor of the hilton in San Jóse. Thankfully, I didn't spill on anyone or any item of my clothing! Before dinner, we learned the salsa, the merangue, and the barachi (I definitely butchered the spelling). Kids in Costa Rica learn these dances beginning in 6th grade and they dance this way for their version of homecoming and prom! It's so much better than our prom! Granted, I couldn't actually follow ...

March 24, 2014

A travel blog entry by jeb2729 on Mar 24, 2014

26 photos

... Memo takes Swanee next door to buy "break-away" reading glasses just like his and they both model for pictures!

After lunch we tour the opera house which we learn opened in 1897. In the late 1800s coffee growers who were doing well in the export of coffee wanted to get a place built to attract great opera. Money was raised but soon the plans grew to include designers from Italy and Germany....which resulted in the citizens having to be taxed to get ...

HIGHLIGHTS 27 - 28 Dec: Ometepe Island > San Jose

A travel blog entry by bruceontour on Dec 28, 2013

47 photos

... many of the buildings that I will remember.

Capturing San Jose by night light: Parque Central with the green lit dome in the middle and some street performers, Catedral Metropolitana where a service had just finished and street night life in and around the brightly lit buzzing Avenida Central pedestrian mall.

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To the igloo we go

A travel blog entry by kenzie.j.hi on Dec 19, 2013

17 photos

... in a row even though previously, I never even knew of its existence. My host mother dressed Ricardito in so many layers; he reminded me of Randy from A Christmas Story who looked like "a tick about to pop". A refrigerator company made artificial snow to create a pop-up winter wonderland for all the CR kids that have never seen snow before in their lives. It was truly an uniquely awesome experience for everyone ...

El Salvador by the sea

A travel blog entry by bteam1 on Dec 05, 2013

13 photos

... and the backpackers just squeezed in around them! One of the girls just graduated from high school I think and it was major party stations. They put on a huge feast in the garden, and fed everyone for free. It was an awesome night. Big long party tables so everyone sat in together and mingled. We were really made to feel like part of a huge family(something we miss from home!) One of the backpackers even treated us to a bit of fire twirling - ...

 

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