To the east of Parque Central is this 19th-century cathedral, which suffered severe damage in the 1991 earthquake. The hemispherical...
Museo Juan Santamaría
Situated in a century-old structure that has served as both a jail and an armory, this museum chronicles Costa Rican history from early...
The shady Parque Central is a pleasant place to relax beneath the mango trees, or people-watch in the evenings.
El Chante Vegano
Two brothers, their mom and a girlfriend run this eatery specializing in healthy, organic food. Vegan treats are served on an open-air,...
Calle 1 btwn Avs 3 & 5 · interesting places nearby
Jalapeños Central information
Offering the best Tex-Mex in the country, this popular, 11-table spot will introduce some much-needed spice into your diet. The simple and fresh burritos, chimichangas and enchiladas come in a meal deal or on their own, and regardless should be devoured alongside a salty margarita.
The devoted staff caters to the whims of customers – lick that guac bowl clean and don’t be surprised if a second one lands in front of you!