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For the variety of tropical fruits and vegetables you can visit the San José or Heredia Central Market or the Mercado Municipal in Alajuela. Also a visit to a "Feria Agricultor" is worthwhile! These markets where local vendors offer vegetables, fruits, meat, fish, cheese, eggs, etc. You can find generally on Saturdays in all major cities in the country.

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Multi-Plaza Mall in Costa Rica



For small daily purchases many Ticos buy those things on a pulpería (small grocery store). For larger purchases, there are a large number of supermarkets such as Mas x Menos, Megasuper, Saretto, Perimercado, Automercado, Maximercado, Maxibodega, Jumbo, Cristal, Pali etc. In addition there are dozens of shopping malls like Multiplaza, Atlantis Plaza, Avenida Escazu, Plaza Mayor, Terramall, Mall San Pedro, Plaza Real Cariari, Paseo de las Flores, Mall Internacional etc.

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La Feria del Agricultor




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