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Thursday 20 July 2017

One Of The First Costa Rican Women To Vote Died At Age 90

Q COSTA RICA - With only a few days away from commemorting 67 years of being one of...

Maine Nursing Student Lends a Helping Hand in Costa Rica

TODAY IN COSTA RICA - Every day, for the last month or so, at the Juan Santamaria (San...

International Cat Day

July 8th is International Cat Day, a day to give the furry members of your family extra attention;...

These Costa Rican dishes are delicious — and may help you live to 100

As part of their Eating to 100 series, TODAY.com explores recipes that promote longevity from the book The...

Tropical tattoos: Costa Rica hosts masters of skin ink

Hundreds of international and local tattoo artists raised electric needles in Costa Rica on Friday for an annual...

Annulment Effects on Families with Children

Q24n - An annulment is a process that ends a marriage. It is a legal process that is...

An Intro to “Blue Zones”

(Q24N) Dan Buettner was born in Minnesota and spent time enjoying the outdoor adventures that Minnesota has to...

Costa Rica Green Coffee Inspired Chanel’s Blue Serum

Q COSTA RICA - Inspired by the notion of longevity led Chanel's research and technology team to study...

Bullfighting Nun In San Jose

Q COSTA RICA - Sister Aracelly Salazar took to bull ring in Zapote to show off her talent...

This Is How Expiration Dates Really Work

QLIFE - How many times has this happened, you're craving a sandwich and find that the bread, cheese...

Salsa Lizano, Costa Rica’s Favorite Sauce.

(QLIFE) "Wherever you can find a bottle of Salsa Lizano, you can also find a Tico." -- Costa...

Costa Rica’s Amazing New Jade Museum

(QCOSTARICA) by Michael Miller - In May of 2014, Costa Rica's Jade Museum moved from the insurance building...

What It’s Llike To Be A Trailing Spouse

(QTRAVEL) This is a great article by Claire Litton-Cohn on Matadornetwork.com, that could apply to many who decide...

Clowning & Caring in Costa Rica

(QCOSTARICA) "Patch Adams", Hunter Doherty Adams, the American physician, clown and author who’s character inspired the popular movie...

Never See A Single Cockroach Again!

(QCOSTARICA) Cockroaches are nasty insects, their physical appearance may scare everyone. They are often related to garbage and...

Casual Dating Sites Open Up Possibilities

Sometimes you’re not looking for the Right One, but rather the One Right Now. A casual dating site...

You Should Totally Pee in the Shower!

QLIFE- Admit to peeing in the shower, and you may get some dirty looks—but really you should be...

Costa Rica Monkeys Direct Own Film

Not expecting the monkeys would take charge and begin directing their own film, Cole Weber, from California, left...

Costa Rica’s “Furry Caskets”

QLIFE - Found this post by Tica Macha of August 31, 2006 while surfing the Internet.  "Please, if...

New tattoo ink disappears in a year, can be removed on demand

Anyone who has ever gotten, or even thought about getting a tattoo had heard a snarky warning from...

If You Obsessively Check Facebook, You Probably Suffer From THIS

QLIFE - I mean, it makes sense...I'm guilty of checking my Facebook page all the time. I...

The Best Online Dating Advice You’ll Ever Receive

How many times have you gotten dating advice that just doesn’t quite live up to the expectations that...

3,251 Costa Ricans Born On February 29 In The Last 112 Years

QCOSTARICA - February 29 comes up every four years. But you already knew that. But what is a...

Love in Costa Rica Is Everywhere

Love in Costa Rica is everywhere. You simply have to know how to find it. How did you spend your...

The Voluntourist

by Ken Budd (June 2013) I want to live a life that matters. I realize that's a sickeningly...

Woman Loses Pants On Zapote (Costa Rica) Carnival Ride

QCOSTARICA - A carnival ride can be fun, as well as dangerous. But a young woman in Costa...

Lady Gaga and Taylor Kinney Nude

COSTA RICA EXTRA - Lady Gaga and Taylor Kinney have officially crossed an item off of their bucket...

Best Pizza in Santa Ana? L’Italiano, Of Course

In Santa Ana, take out or eat-in, this IS the place for pizza. Yes, they have a lot...

Snacks From Around The World Right To Your Doorstep In US and Canada

QCOSTARICA - Have you ever wondered what people in Costa Rica or in other countries snack on? What...

Halloween in Costa Rica!

From the MACARONI JOURNAL - This year for some reason I didn't see pumpkins all around. None at...

Drinking Beer Is Good For Your Mental Health

QLIVING - Break out the cerveza, an Imperial, Pilsen, Bavaria or whatever you favourite, because drinking beer is...

Can You Spot The Victoria’s Secret Photoshop Fail?

QCOSTARICA EXTRA - If you think that models on magazine covers and ads like those by Victoria Secrets...

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Elena Correa Officially Crowned Miss Costa Rica 2017

"I am proud to be her boyfriend," were the words of businessman Carlos Rodriguez on Elena Correa who was officially crowned Miss Costa Rica...

Low Cost Carrriers (LCCs) Flying High in Central America

  Low cost carriers (LCCs) airlines are finally starting to penetrate the intra-Central America market, driven primarily by the launch of the region’s first local...

Costa Rica Credit Card Debt Up 21%

Between April 2016 and April 2017, the balance of credit card debt in Costa Rica grew by 21%, equivalent to 3.7% of GDP, says...

Courier Business Growing in Costa Rica

The parcel forwarding companies JetBox, Box Correos and Aeropost reported increases of between 12% and 35% in the number of packages shipped in the...

Big Game Today, Costa Rica Vs. Panama

CONCACAF Gold Cup action continues today, Wednesday, July 19,  as Costa Rica faces Panama in quarterfinal action. The game is being played at the  Lincoln...

EU Enhances Partnership With Costa Rica

Today, on the first-ever official visit of any European Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development (ICD) to Costa Rica, the current Commissioner Neven Mimica...

Would impeaching Trump restore the rule of law? Lessons from Latin America

Some Americans and members of Congress have called for the impeachment of President Donald Trump. What happens after a president is impeached? The vice president would...

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Man Killed In Monday Morning Shootout in Escazu Was Wanted In Canada

Q COSTA RICA - It was 7:20am, two men outside the Mountview private school in Guachipelin de Escazu, dressed in tracksuits are exercising, two...

Four Years Later, China-Backed Nicaragua Canal Is Paralyzed Or About To Die

TODAY NICARAGUA - The Nicaragua Interoceanic Canal project is either paralyzed, or nonexistent. In June 2013, the Nicaraguan National Assembly passed Law 840, which authorized...

Argentina: 128-Year-Old Man Claims He’s Hitler

Q JOURNAL - An allegedly 128-year-old man in Salta, Argentina has announced he is in fact former Nazi leader Adolf Hitler, and has spent...

10 Countries Reputed As The Ultimate Place For Sex Tourism (Guess Who Isn’t?)

QCOSTARICA - Normally, tourists travel abroad to visit famous landmarks, culture or do fun things. Also there is a group of tourists who travel...

OIJ Arrest Suspect Who Made Threats Against Ariana Grande Concert In Costa Rica Tonight

A 22-year-old man was arrested Sunday morning in Tibás, as a suspect in a "threat of attack" at the concert that Ariana Grande will...

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