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downtown san jose costa rica
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For years, San José has been a purgatory for backpackers and travelers alike: a necessary layover on route to Costa Rica’s sunnier destinations. It’s true that “Chepe,” as the city is affectionately known, can appear hectic and intimidating at first, and its gritty stereotype keeps even the more experienced travelers

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Sunset in San Jose, Costa Rica
City Living

I think we can all agree that sunsets at the beach are spectacular. The awe-inspiring visual appeal of watching our closest star drop below the horizon often causes us humans to stop and simply absorb the grandeur of nature for a few moments. And when combined with a soundtrack of

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Hundreds of people show up to the Feria Verde de Aranjuez, an organic farmers’ market that takes place every Saturday at the Aranjuez neighborhood’s sports center (polideportivo). The Feria Verde brings together locally sourced, organic produce, cultural events, live music, and great food. If you go on foot, you’ll likely

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Sculpture in downtown San Jose, Costa Rica
City LivingSan Jose

I love downtown San José. The parks are pleasant places to while away the hours, and the pedestrian malls are bustling gathering places for shoppers, workers, street artists, and tourists. I especially enjoy the sculptures. You’ll find public art dedicated to families, street sweepers, firefighters, farmers, and more. Two of

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One of my favorite places to sit and watch the crowds pass by. For a bird’s eye view, grab a beer and boca at La Terraza (where this photo was taken), located at the southwest corner. The entire plaza is abuzz with pedestrians, lottery vendors, taxi drivers, kids eating ice

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City LivingculturaGeneralnotas en español

Tomado de www.nacion.com Actividad cuenta con ¢2.218 millones de presupuesto Conciertos con Fito Páez, Gilberto Santa Rosa e Ismael Serrano y presentaciones del Odin Teatret, Ballet Nacional de España y la Compañía de Peter Brook son parte del menú del festival, que se realizará del 18 de marzo al 1.°

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City LivingculturaGeneralGuanacasteTrips

Almost a decade ago, Erin Van Rheenen left her life in San Francisco and moved to Costa Rica. Exploring every back road of her new home, she spent over a year traveling and researching the first edition of Living Abroad in Costa Rica. Many publications and individuals have praised the

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City LivingculturaGeneralnotas en español

Museos Del Banco Central (Museo de Oro) informa que a partir de esta semana y hasta el 04 de abril cuenta con nuevo horario de verano, de 9:15 am hasta las 7 de la noche de lunes a sábado. El horario de taquilla será hasta las 6:30pm. Domingo continúa con

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City LivingGeneralTrips

Almost a decade ago, Erin Van Rheenen left her life in San Francisco and moved to Costa Rica. Exploring every back road of her new home, she spent over a year traveling and researching the first edition of Living Abroad in Costa Rica. Many publications and individuals have praised the

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