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Plaza de la Cultura, San Jose
Categories: Landmarks, Tourist Spots
Embrace thriving local life with a visit to Plaza de la Cultura, a vibrant central square and social epicenter. Sit back, grab an ice cream, and watch the world go by, as entrepreneurs from juggling clowns to street food and handicraft vendors jostle for attention among the throng of spirited locals. A police station situated at the corner of the square ensures the plaza remains one of the safest places in the city. Put Plaza de la Cultura at the forefront of your travel plans using our San Jose vacation route planner.
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Visit this place full off activity, s it will give you a real impression, be on time as you have market on tuesday early
En este lugar se presentan actos artísticos muy variados por lo que valdría la pena que las autoridades de Cultura tuvieran mayor intervención activa facilitando y regulando estas actividadesIn this place very varied artistic acts arise so it would be worth that culture authorities had more active intervention by facilitating and regulating these activitiesshow original
La Plaza de la Cultura, está siendo "remodelada" actualmente, por lo tanto en estos días no es posible ingresar. En cuanto la re-abran, estoy seguro que tendrá mayor "atractivo" , pues es un lugar que... read more »The Plaza de la Cultura, is being "renovated" currently, therefore these days is not possible to enter. As soon as you claiming it, I am sure that you will have more "attractive", because it is a place that invites to stay hours; There are always many people from various countries, tourists and national advantage to take pictures and enjoy the company of hundreds of "pigeons" who live there himself. On the South side, is the National Theater, an architectural beauty. To the North is central Avenue, converted into a Boulevard", with shops and restaurants. Nearby is the restaurant of the Hotel Balmoral. Don't miss this opportunity...show original
I think the center of San Jose cture can be watched from here. If you like people wat hing, if you want to eat, a coffee, or something sweet, or even a museum, or the theatre, everything is around (or below) it. Many people goes around and through it on daily basis. Piece of advice, no matter where you are in the world, always take care of your belongings, not because it is this place, but because visitors tend to be less 'alert' in foreign places ;)
La pase bien
Vibrant, colourful, fascinating...just a few words to describe this wonderful pedestrian mall in the heart of San Jose.
It's a park in downtown San José, no green areas, people go there to chill.
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