Plaza de la Democracia
Between the national museum and the Museo de Jade is the stark Plaza de la Democracia, which was constructed by President Oscar Arias in...
Museo Nacional de Costa Rica
Entered via a beautiful glassed-in atrium housing an exotic butterfly garden, this museum provides a quick survey of Costa Rican...
Museo de Jade
Reopened in its brand-new home in mid-2014, this museum houses the world’s largest collection of American jade (pronounced ‘ha -day’ in...
El Lobo Estepario
This artsy dive attracts some of the top local talent for live music gigs.
La Esquina de Buenos Aires
White linens and the sound of old tango evoke the atmospheric bistros of San Telmo, as does the menu, featuring grilled Argentine cuts...
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Nuestra Tierra information
Touristy but fun, this bustling eatery maintains a calculatedly rustic atmosphere, with picnic-style tables, mounted bull’s heads and strings of metal cups dangling from the rafters. Cheery waiters deliver well-prepared if overpriced Tico food, from tasty pork tamales to wooden platters piled with heaping casados . A fine spot for lunch and sangria after a visit to the nearby museums.