Stories about San José

Yes, There are Chinese in Chinatown

by Michael Miller (November, 2015) Yes, There are Chinese in Chinatown If you have any Costa Rican friends who live in San José, and you...

Talentum, A Fun Place for Lunch

by Michael Miller (February, 2015) Talentum, a fun place for lunch.  There is a fun new place to have lunch in Downtown San José.  It is...

In Costa Rica, "MAC" Means Art

by Michael Miller (January, 2015) In Costa Rica, “MAC” Means Art.   It is surprising how many expats don’t realize that Costa Rica has an...

Lunch on the Plaza (in Granada)

by Michael Miller (January, 2015) Lunch on the Plaza.  In a recent article on this website I mentioned that Granada, Nicaragua is a...

Flying to Nicaragua

by Michael Miller (December, 2014) Flying to Nicaragua.  Granada, Nicaragua is a popular destination for many North Americans living in...

Radio Interview with Michael Miller

The popular English-language radio show, “This Week In Costa Rica” featured Michael Miller, the author of The Real San José as a guest in...

The Tile Art of Barrio Amon

by Michael Miller (December, 2014, revised May, 2018.) The tile art of Barrio Amon.  Downtown San José is filled with public art....

"A Work of Love"

December, 2014 I have been getting a lot wonderful five-star reviews on Amazon for my book, “The Real San Jose.” Here is one that I...