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Gifts to bring?

NewB, Ma
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reviews: 2
Gifts to bring?

When my wife and I have traveled in the past we usually bring story books, pencils, crayons, flash cards etc., to give to the children of the natives of wherever we are traveling. I have also brought tee shirts and Red Sox hats being from Boston. Are native Costa Ricans familiar with American baseball? I enjoy seeing the smiles on faces when you give them something they do not have or cannot get. Thanks

charlestown rhode...
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1. Re: Gifts to bring?

That is very sweet of you. The local schools will gladly accept your donations.

Barrie, Canada
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2. Re: Gifts to bring?

While there are not many baseball “fans” in Costa Rica they are certainly familiar the game and would appreciate T-shirts and Baseball hats where a gift is deemed appropriate. You can get just about anything in Costa Rica, but often branded items are more expensive than in North America.

guanacaste
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3. Re: Gifts to bring?

Yes some locals are familiar with baseball.

Do you have a way to channel your gifts to local schools? If you don't , let us know what hotel you are staying at , and we can locate the closest town, or a local community leader to assist you.

San Jose, Costa Rica
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4. Re: Gifts to bring?

Every body will love a baseball hats...we are not big in baseball but we love any American baseball hat...

Thank you for thinking about our kids...we need more people like you...God Bless you!

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