El Cuartel de la Boca del Monte
Estación del Ferrocarril de Costa Rica
The old train station to the Atlantic, the Estación del Ferrocarril de Costa Rica , was built in 1908. Though the building is closed (it...
One of the nicest of San José’s green spaces is the Parque Nacional, a shady spot where retirees read newspapers and young couples...
Screens the latest releases in a large theater.
A mix of regulars and medical professionals (the Hospital Calderón Guardia is right across the street) jam into the long Formica tables...
Av 1 btwn Calles 21 & 23, Barrio California · interesting places nearby
El Cuartel de la Boca del Monte information
Though not strictly a live-music venue, this atmospheric old bar with exposed brick walls has long drawn in cheek-to-jowl crowds for live bands on most nights of the week (especially Fridays). It’s popular with university students, who arrive to flirt and drink and various combinations thereof.