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.
Offering the best Tex-Mex in the country, this popular, 11-table spot will introduce some much-needed spice into your diet. The simple...
Av 3 btwn Calles 1 & 3 · interesting places nearby
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Goodlight Books, managed by Alajuelense Rosa Carballo, offers a selection of over 20,000 well-organized books (both used and new). She also keeps a worthwhile stock of difficult-to-find books on Costa Rica, a growing supply of Spanish-language titles and a sizable array of volumes in other European languages.