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DK Eyewitness Travel Guide Costa Rica by DK Eyewitness

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San Isidro de El General

51 miles (82 km) S of Cartago @ n Selva Mar, Calle 2; wwwexploringcostarica.com

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t Colorful market stalls of local farmers and producers in San Isidro de El General

The peaceful market town of San Isidro de El General sits at the base of Cerro de la Muerte. For tourists, it serves mainly as a refueling stop and base for exploring the Chirripó and La Amistad national parks. The only sight of interest in town is the modern, concrete cathedral on the east side of the plaza, with stained-glass windows and a simple altar dominated by a mural of San ...

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