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Artist Bird - San Jose Creative Side Walking Tour
"Meet in Parque Morazan under the dome temple. This park is in front of the Holiday Inn Aurola.We'll wonder under tunnels and past abandoned buildings catching the newest works in graffiti art and then continue to galleries featuring indigenous works urban fashion vibrant paintings sculptures furniture and more. Sometimes we might meet the artists themselves. In between locations we'll catch glimpses of some of San Jose's most historic buildings
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San Jose Walking and Bus City Tour
"An unique sightseeing double decker bus will take you to downtown San Jose from your hotel to witness the city's main historical landmarks for an immersive and panoramic cultural experience and a better understanding of Costa Rica's evolution.
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Bird's Nest: 2-hour San Jose City Highlights Walking Tour
"Meet at Parque Morazan prior to 10:15 am. Your guide will be waiting for you under the dome temple.Once your walking tour begins your guide wll discuss current issues affecting the daily lives of Costa Ricans and Costa Rica on a global scale. Using a mix of current events historic photography and sites you will get an educated impression of the country not just a tourist one. Along the way you might run into protests concerts public art demonstrations
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El Pueblo

New Years Eve was our last night in Costa Rica and we wanted to go out with a bang. Most of the people on our G Adventures tour wanted to party so our tour guide Ro took us to El Pueblo. It's a...
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Mar 04, 2016

El Pueblo Tourist Center

Centro Comercial El Pueblo (aka El Pueblo Tourist Center) can be a great place to go for night life, although not necessarily Costa Rican night life. Instead, it's more akin to the kind of night life...
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Mar 08, 2012


The Pueblo is like a large club mall complex in San Jose. It is THE place for nightime action. There are at least 10 clubs there (probably more) and lots of beautiful young people dancing the night...
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Jan 13, 2007

El Pueblo

A 50p taxi ride from downtown will send you to San Jose's complex called El Pueblo. Can be quiet during the week, packed on weekends and ladies night.Perhaps 20 bars all next to each other, variety of...
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Aug 10, 2006

El Pueblo Tourist Center

El Pueblo is located a 10 minute taxi drive from San Pedro or downtown and is essentially a gated community of bars, restaurants, shops and nightclubs that is hopping on weekend evenings. Sit in a...
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Jul 18, 2006

El Pueblo Tourist Center

Lots of shops to buy artesanias...a few restaurants. A pleasant place to walk around.When leaving, walk out to the street to get a taxi that use the meter; taxis that leave from inside El Pueblo...
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Apr 20, 2005

Type of Nightlife Activities

Nightlife activities can be found in the following areas:1) El Pueblo Tourist Center, lots of discos and restaurants plus souvenir shops. Usually busy during week-end nights but great to visit every...
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Sep 10, 2002


Take one Canadian, one American, 3 Chileans, Tequilla and beer. Heat, shake and add some hormones. Very tasty! ;o) Anything
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Aug 25, 2002
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Sabana Norte, (formerly Tryp Corobici), San Jose, Province of San Jose, 1000, Costa Rica
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Del Centro Empresarial Forum 2, 150 Mts. Sur Y 50 Mts. Oeste, San Jose 10903, Costa Rica
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Avenida Central, Calle 1 and 3, (formerly Hotel La Gran Via), San Jose, 1000, Costa Rica
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Sabana Sur, Calle Lang, San Jose, Province of San Jose, 1007, Costa Rica
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Apartado 314 6100 Ciudad Colon, Santa Ana, Costa Rica
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"San Jose, Costa Rica"
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"Three (Green) Weeks in San José"
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"San Jose, Capital City of Costa Rica"
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"Pleasant, but don't dawdle here"
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Things to Do Near San José

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National Theater

This beautiful building (1500 capacity) is their pride and joy. It was built by the government in 1897 with money from coffee taxes, and no expense was spared. There is marble and gold plate...
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Museo de los Niños

They drove us past the Children's Museum on the city tour. It wasn't one of the places that we went into. It looks a little like a castle and apparently it was originally a jail. Now the are 40 rooms...
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