San Jose is full of stories! Each person has a story, comes from somewhere and has its own world. Whenever we walk through San Jose, we would like to meet each people we see, how they got there, what happened to them, what experiences they have […]
Ceviche, is part of the gastronomic offer of some of the countries of Latin America such as Costa Rica, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Nicaragua, Mexico, Panama, Peru, Honduras, Guatemala and El Salvador. Depending on the country and region, is prepared with different ingredients and different ways. There […]
Por ahí de 1720, se introdujo el café a América. A pesar de que no se tiene una fecha exacta, se cree que a finales del siglo XVIII, llegaron a Costa Rica las primeras semillas de la especie Coffea arábica, variedad Typica, desde la Isla de […]
How the city of San Jose arises… and other curious data from some of the most representative places of our capital. As population it emerged in 1736 when the Ecclesiastic Council of Leon ordered that a church be built in the “abra de la Boca del […]
We believe San José is a beautiful, fun and interesting city that must be seized by locals and shared with visitors. We believe that the best way to know a city is by sharing with those who call it “home” and we are sure that the […]
From the 1850s, and until 1872, the Main Square or Plaza Mayor (now Central Park) became the focus of the commercial activity in San José every Saturday. People from all walks of life came to buy and sell products from all over the country. Even […]
Christmas in Costa Rica has been the subject of countless chronicles of journalists and travelers throughout the years, highlighting both religious and culinary traditions as the beautiful cribs that were realized in all houses, many made with great realism. These publications leave recording of celebrations that […]
Hay tantas cosas chivas que se producen en nuestro país! Esta navidad #CompraLocal y #RegalaLocal ¿No sabés en dónde comprar? Aquí una lista de lugares e ideas: Chietón Morén (Calle 17, Chepe centro) Una tienda con herencia de nuestros ancenstros y consciencia social. – Tienda eÑe […]
El Parque España es uno de esos lugares en San José, no solo por su naturaleza, su diseño y sus alrededores, sino también por las interesantes historias que guarda y por haber sido uno de los lugares más concurridos de San José, tanto para el turismo […]
We are a group of people that live and love Chepe and want to share some of the cool spots that we´ve discovered through the years.
We are meant to be a resource for the young traveler in San Jose. Here you will find recommendations from locals who want to help other fellow travelers to make the most out of Chepe. Carpe Chepe!