Parque Espana, San Jose
(2.9/5 based on 75+ reviews on the web)
Situated in the center of San Jose, Parque Espana serves a quiet spot ideal for relaxing and taking a breather from sightseeing. Spend the afternoon alone or with friends, grab a cup of coffee, and enjoy the view of tall old trees, numerous bird species, fountains, and many statues and monuments. Pay special attention to the statue of Christopher Columbus, donated to the city by his descendants. If you happen to visit on a weekend, make sure you check out the activities organized by the local ministry of culture. Use our San Jose itinerary planner to arrange your visit to Parque Espana and other attractions in San Jose.
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  • Quite close to the jade museum, this small square does have a cool fountain and some interesting statuary, but otherwise isn't particularly noteworthy. It could be just a nice spot to sit and cool off...  more »
  • Beautiful place in Costa Rica, sadly i lost myy pictures from the place but i strongly recommend it to have a walk and take some pictures. 
  • On the day is a safe place, but if you have to be careful at night, because it is used at night by homeless people and others who do not generate confidence. For the type of zone I think that policing is missing. Eye on those nights.
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