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Hello from Costa Rica

semi-overcast 29 °C
View Sinusoidal Planetary Circumscription on olin's travel map.

Flew Frontier airlines out of LA, through Denver and on to San Jose, Costa Rica. Had the good fortune of getting emergency aisle seats for the second, longer leg of our flight, only to find that they did not recline. Did not manage to sleep much.
We arrived in Costa Rica this morning at 5 am. Alonso, the owner of the hostel we booked picked us up and drove us to his Hostel Tropical in Alajuela where we promptly passed out in one of the bunks. He has been an excellent host. Extremely helpful.
Our slumber was interrupted by a marching band that was practicing across the street. The drumming was pretty good, and surprisingly loud.
After a few hours of blessedly horizontal sleep, we are heading out to explore Alajuela.


Posted by olin 13:52 Archived in Costa Rica Tagged air_travel Comments (7)

LA isn't so bad, is it?

We should get out and get some perspective.

23 °C


Posted by olin 21:19 Archived in USA Tagged preparation Comments (1)

We're in LA!!!!!

Still chillin'.

sunny 23 °C

Need to get the #*&% out.

Posted by olin 21:09 Archived in USA Tagged preparation Comments (0)


Our rough preliminary itinerary.


Destinations subject to change with minor notice.

Posted by olin 17:06 Archived in USA Tagged preparation Comments (0)

Getting ready.

The minutiae is stifling.

sunny 25 °C

Preparations are underway for our trip. So far so good. 3 weeks and change left...

Posted by olin 16:44 Archived in USA Tagged preparation Comments (1)

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