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Walking Around in Downtown San Jose

Monday, May 9 We walked a lot today. There are several outdoor pedestrian malls, and we slathered on sunscreen and walked a bunch of them. We also went to the Central Market, which was wonderful and amazing and had foods … Continue reading

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More of San Jose, and Things We Learned

Sunday, May 8 After I wrote last night’s post, we had the Trumpeter. An old man, possibly blind, and definitely in a wheel chair, parked himself right outside our window and proceeded to regale the street with trumpet playing – … Continue reading

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Bright Lights, Big City

Saturday, May 7 We have arrived in San Jose. Definitely a big city and light-years away from the lovely volcano upcountry we just left. Our hotel, the Hotel Presidente, is right on the pedestrian mall that leads to the Central … Continue reading

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We love Costa Rica

Friday, May 6 Today started out with breakfast at the hotel. I need to say that this is the first time I have ever stayed at a 5-star hotel, and it is spoiling me. It was a wonderful buffet. Amusingly, … Continue reading

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Ann & Mick’s Excellent Adventure

Thursday, May 5 We are in Costa Rica. First time we have taken a real non-family FUN vacation, just the 2 of us, in way too long. It has been a very long day, Our flight was at 5:30 this … Continue reading

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