San Jose, Costa Rica
San José is located at 1,149 meters above sea level, with an average temperature of 24 C. The city’s downtown features beautiful architecture of many buildings that have been declared national monuments of cultural, historical or architectural interest. Additionally, you have museums, galleries, and the famous National Theatre, built in 1897 by the coffee barons who wanted to provide the city with an elegant venue for exquisite presentations by renowned national and international artists. San José presents a range of high-level dining options and accommodations; there is no shortage of bed & breakfasts or the popular local restaurants known as “sodas,” as well as trendy taverns, nightlife, cinemas and theatres. Religious festivals and popular celebrations in the city of San José are held in December, and are fun traditional activities you can enjoy while visiting.