CR7-San José Details

Here is an album of little things that caught my eye while walking the streets of San Jose.

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Looking north from the end of Avenida 6 bis, San José, Costa Rica. It’s late afternoon, and the light is reddening as the sun nears the horizon.

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Looking up at someone’s washing. Back alley fourth floor laundry. I think this was somewhere between Avenidas 7 and 8.

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A miserable old pigeon. On a bench in Parque Morazán.

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Café con leche at Casa Ridgway.

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I don’t know why. Calle 15 between Avenidas 6 and 8.

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Eucalyptus bark. At the edge of the grounds of the Museo de Arte Costarricense.

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Carved door panel. Museo de Arte Costarricense.

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Tile work. Barrio Amón.

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Tenacious crack-dwellers. Barrio Amón.

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Door detail. Barrio Amón.

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Gate detail. Barrio Amón.

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Can in banana. Paseo Colón.

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Tiles (azulejos) at the Art Museum.

There were no devils in the details you’ve seen so far, but there’s a great devil lurking in Barrio Amón.

Here she is.

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She may not be the devil, she may be some other fabulous lady. San José is a better place for her presence.

 

 

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