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"Rico" is the crazy mind behind the Q media websites, a series of online magazines where everything is Q! Rico brings his special kind of savvy to online marketing. His websites are engaging, provocative, informative and sometimes off the wall, where you either like or you leave it. The same goes for him, like him or leave him.There is no middle ground. No compromises, only a passion to present reality as he sees it!

Surviving a Snakebite in Costa Rica

For many people, no creature evokes the kind of disgust and horror that snakes do, and this country...

Chopping Down the Guanacaste Tree in the Heart of Nicoya Outrages Many

The broad leafy branches of a Guanacaste tree that provided shade for decades in Nicoya's park in front...

Opinon of Chinchilla Still Low

If the Unimer public opinion poll of President Laura Chinchilla is accurate, then the citizen view of her...

Get Your iPhone5 Today In Costa Rica At Only US$1.100

Needing to have the latest in iPhone? Although not an official launch by Apple or the three major...

New Study Shows Tomatoes Cut the Risk of Strokes

Whether you prefer sinking your teeth into the ripe, juicy fruit or savoring it as a thick, zesty...

Perspective: Shutting Up the Media

This image found on Facebook sums the recently enacted law against, "Ley de Mordaza' (Gag Law), as presidenta...

Happy Day Instead of Happy Hour in Playa Samara

Forget Happy Hour... you can be happy any time of day at this beachfront hangout on Playa Samara...

Local Televsion Station Offers Casting Call For Women 17 to 25

Teletica, the national television station, is making a casting call to all women between 17 and 25 who...

Is Costa Rica Bailey-Dependent To Solve It’s Traffic Problems?

Bailey bridges are here to stay. This pre-fabricated, truss bridge developed by the British during World War II...

Christmas Shopping in Costa Rica Begins With Specials. Shop Around For Deals!

n November it is common for Costa Ricans to be doing their Christmas shopping, as retailers announce their...

One Third of Car Thefts in Costa Rica Fake

With the idea to cash in on insurance some vehicle owners in Costa Rica are taking to report...

Costa Rican Journalists Against Legislation

The Colegio de Periodistas de Costa Rica (Costa Rican College of Journalists) in an editorial published in the...

Starbucks Chooses Lincoln Plaza For Second Location in Costa Rica

The U.S. coffee chain Starbucks chose Lincoln Plaza in Moravia for its second point of expansion in Costa...

Kepler Motors releases videos of its 800-hp hybrid supercar

Kepler Motors is gearing up to get its Motion hybrid supercar to customers. The California-based boutique automaker originally...

Could ‘Skyfall’ Be James Bond’s First Real Shot at the Best-Picture Oscar?

For fans of the Bond canon (and I count myself one), the stakes for the newest installment, Skyfall,...

Costa Rica Government Pledges Gag Law Will Not Apply To Journalists

The outcry that has followed the enactment three days ago of Costa Rica’s highly controversial cybercrime law has...

Yet Another Chapter In The Autopista General Cañas: Moving Crane Collapses Bailey Bridge

The section or Ruta 1  between Alajuela and San José known as the autopista General Cañas, once again...

Costa Rica’s Running Scene for Retirees

Many baby boomers are health conscious and into running. The benefits which an individual can get from running...

I am not really a Costa Rican!!!

By Christopher Howard, Live in Costa Rica Blog Actually I have been a naturalized Costa Rican citizen for over...

Family Vacations In Costa Rica: A Huffington Post Travel Guide

Family vacations in Costa Rica can be rewarding experiences or absolute disasters -- it all depends on pre-trip...

Costa Ricans Are Poor? Read The Letter From A Tico Immigrant In The U.S.

Tuesday 06 November 2012 |QHumour A Costa Rican living in the United States writes back to his friend in...

Presidenta Takes on Banks over Interest Rate

Tuesday 06 November 2012 |QPura Vida President Laura Chinchilla took on the public banking system this week, drawing a...

More Than 130,000 Canadian Tourists Come To Costa Rica

Tuesday 06 November 2012 |QTravel 130,000 visitors from Canada entered the country this year, which makes them one of...

Madcap Ticos Want to Run an Ant Hill

Tuesday 06 November 2012 |  QPura Vida Although you may be crazy about video games, are you crazy enough...

It is not difficult for Retirees to be vegetarians in Costa Rica

Tuesday 06 November 2012 | QRetirement I have been a vegetarian for almost forty years. I am actually Lacto-ovovegetarian...

Unsung Heroes of the Earthquake

Tuesday 06 November 2012 Moved by the stressful situations of many families after the September 5th earthquake, several locals...

Did the Bribri people of Costa Rica believe in the end of the world?

Tuesday 06 November 2012 |QPura Vida It’s not the end of the world as we know it, at least...

Costa Rica: Prices Increases 3.42% So Far This Year

Saturday 03 November 2012 | QNews/El Financiero The Consumer Price Index (Inside de Precios al Consumidor - IPC) as...

Costa Rica on Alert for Seismic Activity

Saturday 03 November 2012 | QNews Costa Ricans are on alert, which was declared by the National Committee of...

The Reality Of Realty In Nosara And Samara

Saturday 03 November 2012 | QTravel A long, tranquil beach, great surfing, a plethora of yoga classes, and all...

Costa Rica Rejects Half of Refugee Applications

Although United Nations High Commission on Refugees representative in Costa Rica, Roberto Mignone recognizes this country as "exceptional"...

Araya Takes Lead in Nomination Race

Saturday 03 November 2012 | QNews Politics Granted, National Liberation Party doesn't win all the elections, but its races...