Grecia is a vibrant, cosmopolitan town, noted as the cleanest city in Latin America. Housing choices include everything from in-town haciendas and more rural manors and cozy, smaller options. Center city features the hospital, central market, and weekly feria, or farmers’ market, as well as all types of modern shopping opportunities. Diverse dining options have … » Learn More about Grecia, Alajuela.
Atenas, the smallest of our featured towns, is one of the highest-rated destinations for both expats and ticos seeking the Pura Vida lifestyle, without giving up the conveniences of modern Costa Rican life. Located in a secluded spot in the western Central Valley it offers a favorable style that will surprise you. National Geographic named … » Learn More about Atenas, Alajuela
San Ramón is defined as the western terminus of the Central Valley, leading some to believe it’s in the boondocks. Lying along the Inter-American Highway, Rt. 1, allows one to be at the airport in 40 minutes, and continue for 20 more minutes to downtown San José. Go the other direction, west, and you’re at … » Learn More about San Ramón, Alajuela.
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