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He podido atestiguar la transformación de la capital tica durante los últimos años. Como aficionado a las grandes urbes y toda la energéa que se encuentra dentro de ellas, los avances en la recuperación de los espacios públicos para mi han sido un gran aporte a la calidad de vida

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Avenida 3, known as El Paseo de los Damas, has been reopened on the east side of downtown. It had been closed for two months for remodeling. The Municipalidad de San Jose did a nice job with the new concrete street and landscaped pedestrian areas. Also, the bridge between Turrubares

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McDonald’s has opened its third “green” restaurant in the world in Via Lindora, a booming area of high-end strip malls west of San Jose. The restaurant was, according to the engineer in this video (Spanish only) built to the U.S. Green Building Council’s LEED standards, which is the current standard

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I took the train into the office today, and it was wonderful. From the station in downtown Heredia to the Estacion al Atlantico in San Jose, the 25 minutes of ride were clean, comfortable, air conditioned and stress-free. This last point is key. I normally drive into the office, and

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If you’re office is near Los Yoses and it’s breakfast time, give a cal to El Balcon. I just had two eggs scrambled with onions, tomatoes and ham, along with gallo pinto, natilla, bread, cheese, coffee and orange juice, all delivered to my office door for 1,400 colones. That’s right,

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