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Feb 4, 2010 - Turrialba

After breakfast we joined out Costa Rican guide, Jorge, and bus driver Carlos, who will be with us for the next 15 days. Aboard the bus we travelled out of the busy city, past modern and colonial commercial buildings (grand colonial homes have been transformed into offices, hotels, and B&B’s), through scenic hilly countryside dotted with farms and terraced hillside fields, and, climbed to an elevation of 3432m to our first stop, Volcan Irazu. Volcan Irazu is situated close to the continental divide- the Pacific to the west, and the...

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