Located in the heart of America, Costa Rica is a Central American country, which has the Pacific Ocean to the south and west while the Caribbean Sea is towards the east. Costa Rica’s bountiful natural treasures have pronounced it, according to the Happy Planet Index, the world’s greenest country. Not only is Costa Rica a beautiful country beyond words, it is picture perfect, like a fabulous illustration of a painting etched in the colours of reality.
Costa Rica is composed of seven provinces, amongst which San José is the largest city and also the capital of Costa Rica. San José is situated in the Central Valley, which is a plateau and is the residing place for the national government, the chief portal of both political and economic activity, and also the dominant Central American hub of transportation. Owing to the mountainous terrain and its altitude, the weather varies from 15°C to 30°C. This tropical weather of San José makes it a favourable destination for vacationers around the world.
Exploring a country is perhaps one of those rare treats that every tourist wants to indulge in. If you want to discover what the San Jose city is like, and uncover its numerous gifts, unimpeded, then car rental facilities as low as $ 27 are available to vacationers. Many hotel accommodations are present in San José and one of the most popular accommodations is the San José Airport Hotel, called Hotel Aeropuerto, which is situated only five minutes away from the international airport of San Jose, in the lively suburbs of Alajuela. Starting from as low as $80, this hotel not only provides easy and quick accommodation, but also provides comfort and convenience to its guests. Free airport shuttles are also available to all the guests. The most intriguing factor about staying at Hotel Aeropuerto is how all the guests can benefit from the different services of the city, which include the tantalizing restaurants, picturesque parks, nostalgic museums, all of which lack the chaotic bustle of the capital. It also offers trips to the Poás and Irazu volcanoes, beautiful and diverse botanical gardens, butterfly gardens, and mesmerising waterfalls.
Other centrally located hotels are also present in San Jose, amongst which Hotel Grano de Oro starting as low as $ 153 is available which is only a few minutes away from the downtown area. Another hotel within walking distance from the downtown area is Hotel Le Bergerac starting as low as $ 96. These luxury hotels will ensure a stay that you may never be able to forget!
Bustling with the vibrant thrust of the city, Downtown is the most important part of San Jose. With intermingled busy streets, and avenues, most of San Jose’s delights can be found here including various good hotels. Because of the constant flurry around this area, the best way to travel and discover its treats is by foot. Known as the Cultural Square of San Jose, downtown houses the Museum of Contemporary Art and Design inside CENAC, and also the Jade Museum located in the Instituto Nacional de Seguros. Don’t wait any longer, because there is much to discover in the dreamy land of San Jose!