Graffiti in San José, Costa Rica

If you’re looking for graffiti in San José, Costa Rica, the best place to start is across from the newly renovated Atlantic Train Station on 3rd Avenue at 19th Street. But graffiti is everywhere–until, of course, it’s painted over. See it while you can!

Besides better graffiti, San José is on the upswing in other ways as well.

graffiti near Terminal Musoc, Av 22 btwn Calles Central & 1; photo by David W. Smith

mosaic, 11th St btwn 1st and 3rd Aves, San José, Costa Rica

graffiti near train tracks at 2nd Ave and 35 St, San José, Costa Rica

 

graffiti near Terminal Musoc, Av 22 btwn Calles Central & 1; photo by David W. Smith

graffiti near Terminal Musoc, Av 22 btwn Calles Central & 1; photo by David W. Smith

"No to the TLC (the free trade agreement between US and Costa Rica); photo David W. Smith

Imagine San José without bars (on the windows)