7 - JACÓ April 11th 2012 7. JACÓ
Wednesday, April 11
This week is ‘Semana Santa’ (easter week) and I don’t have classes on Thursday and Friday, so I decided to go to Jacó. Jessica is ‘living’ there for 5 weeks. Verena came as well (from Manuel Antonio)! I got a taxi to the ‘Coca Cola bus station’ to catch the 11 o’clock bus and arrived ... read more
Central America Caribbean » Costa Rica » San José » San José Costa Rica is a Central American success story: since the late 19th century, only two brief periods of violence have marred its democratic development. Although still a largely agricultural country, it has expanded its economy to include strong techn... ... read more
Hi! My name is Marieke, I'm 22 and I study Psychology at Leiden University in the Netherlands. After 3 and a half years, I finally managed to get my bachelors degree and I’m going to start my masters (Clinical Psychology) in September 2012.
So, between getting my bachelors and starting my masters, I’ve decided I would learn Spanish.
I will fly to San Jose, Costa Rica, on March 11 and stay there for two months. The first month I’ll be trying to acquire a basis of the Spanish language, and the second month I’m volunteering in a daycare center.
I am very, very excited, but also kind o... full info