Escazu, Costa Rica
Situated on a hillside that looks out towards San Jose and Heredia, the area is made de up of 3 adjoining neighborhoods; San Antonio de Escazu, Escazu Centro and San Rafael de Escazu, there is an ever growing amount of newly arrived foreigners from North and South America and also Europe, who are making Escazú home to the largest population of expatriates in Costa Rica.
Summary: Upscale San Jose suburb; excellent base for day trips throughout the Central Valley.
Landscape: City, Mountains
Attractions: Gold Museum, Jade Museum, National Theater, Nightlife
Activities: Golfing, Live Theater, Shopping
Caters to: Couples/Honeymooners, Day Trippers, Families, Luxury Travelers