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QCOSTARICA EXTRA - If you’re trying to lose weight, sometimes it’s a good idea to avoid eating too much bread. But this...

Women Fight Child Prostitution in Costa Rica

QCOSTARICA — Tarcoles Bridge in Costa Rica is famous for the crocodiles that sunbathe on the sandbars beneath...

Models Slam BMW Into House And Flee Scene Of The Accident

QCOSTARICA - It was 6:24am Saturday (September 12, 2015) morning when a big bang shook the house of...

A Few Days in San Jose

QCOSTARICA  by Ashleigh Timchenko - Little Girl, Big World  - Ask most people for a location recommendation in...

An “Arribada” In Costa Rica

QCOSTARICA - The beach of Ostional is the scenery for a rarely-seen biological wonder. In rainy season, the...

Old Radios On Exihibition At Avenida Escazu Today

QCOSTARICA - If you are  a lover of the radio, a person who listens to the radio every...

How Much Coffee You’d Have To Drink To Literally Kill Yourself?

QCOSTARICA - Lucky  you if you've never drank so much coffee that you fear for your life. For...

The Nutella Lock: German Gadget Clamps Down on Nutella Thieves

QCOSTARICA EXTRA - If you hate sharing your Nutella and want to make sure no one gets their...

The Costa Rican “Beast”

QCOSTARICA - When we hear the term "The Beast" we instinctively think of President Barack Obama's "Cadillac One",...

Costa Rica In World Top Ten For Laughter and Tears

QCOSTARICA - Latin Americans, with their fiery temperaments and spirit of joie de vivre,  dominated the list of...

Bendigo woman teaches in Costa Rica

QCOSTARICA - Hola! My name's Hannah, I'm a 26 year old primary school teacher from Australia, and International...

Life Isn’t Easy. The Relentless Search for Happiness.

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Couples Who Engage In “Sexting” Have Better Sex, Says Study

QCOSTARICA EXTRA,  via Livescience.com -  Couples who practice sexting, sending sexually suggestive or explicit images by phone, have...

Cats In A Hospital: Eight Cats Roam The San Juan de Dios

QCOSTARICA - Eight beautiful and fat cats roam the Bansen park, one of the oldest area of the...

The Cultural Center and Eugene O’Neill Theater are Costa Rican Treasures

QCOSTARICA-  If you are a North American with a middle-class income, you probably do not go to the...

Brenda Castro Crowned Miss Costa Rica 2015

QCOSTARICA EXTRA - Guapiles is celebrating with the crowning of Brenda Castro as Miss Costa Rica 2015.  Brenda,...

International Beer Day Today

Today, the first Friday in August, is International Beer Day (IDB). Founded in 2007 in Santa Cruz, California,...

Katy Perry Tickets Go On Sale Monday

(QCOSTARICA EXTRA) Katy Perry is coming to Costa Rica, as part of her Prismatic World Tour that began...

“Bomberos” Celebrate Their 150th Birthday

(qCOSTARICA) By Michael Miller in San Jose - There is always something happening in the Plaza de la...

The Top 10 Gadgets of Ticos

(qCOSTARICA TECH) The La Nacion, in an article earlier this month, made list of the top 10 gadgets...

Roasted Chickpeas – Super Simple High Protein Snack!

(COSTA RICA EXTRA) Chickpeas (aka garbanzo beans) are the main ingredient for this nutritious, wholesome snack! Like most...

Rachel McAdams On Travelling Solo: Slept With a Knife When Ttravelling Solo in Costa Rica

(COSTA RICA EXTRA)  From the small town of St Thomas, Ontario, Hollywood’s latest ‘it’ girl Rachel McAdams, now...

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  (QCOSTARICA) Picking mangoes and riding a bicycle in Guanacaste, while reuniting with his birth parents, part of Andres'...

MAC Brings Giant Shoes to Downtown San José

(QCOSTARICA) There are shoes in the Plaza! Not just any shoes. Giant shoes! Costa Rica's national art museum, properly...

Costa Rica’s Absense In The Miss Universe Is Being Echoed Around The World

(COSTARICA EXTRA) Phrases like "the misses of each country are not to blame for what happened", and...

Making Coffee The Costa Rican Way

(QCOSTARICA) - Costa Rica is known for its coffee, could even be said it is the coffee capital...

Oh It’s So Cute! Wait, WTF?

(QCOSTARICA) - As you might have guessed by now, this is not a fluffy cat taking a nap,...

Pride Run in San Jose (Photos)

(QCOSTARICA) - The first Pride Run in San Jose, Sunday, June 28, 2015. ...

Marcha de La Diversidad and Pride Run on Sunday, June 28

(QCOSTARICA) San Jose will be hosting on Sunday, June 28, Marcha De La Diversidad to commemorate different sexual...

Pets Welcome Here: Pet Friendly Restuarants in San Jose

(QCOSTARICA) - What's better than taking your four-legged family member to a restaurant with you and enjoying a...

Donald Trump Says He Will Sue Univision For Dropping Miss USA Pageant

(COSTA RICA EXTRA) - Donald Trump's offensive remarks about Mexicans has led the Univision, the biggest Spanish-language broadcaster...

5 Tips to Lowering Your Electricity Cost in Costa Rica

(QCOSTARICA) Costa Rica’s beautiful climate and natural nature leave little to complain about, but no place is perfect...

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Q MAGAZINE - From featuring an all-Latino cast, to using popular Mexican sayings like "no manches," (you've got to be kidding me) to hiring...

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With an average of 69 killings per day, 2017 looks set to be Mexico's most violent year, and October its bloodiest month.   Mexico is on...

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As Hurricane Irma makes its way through the Caribbean and Floridians ready for Irma's potential landfall, how will it affect Costa Rica? Although Hurricane Irma...

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

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