What $16,500/night gets you in Costa Rica

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Tourism Sector Wants Liberai Airport Open Longer Hours

COSTA RICA NEWS - Business leaders, mostly in tourism, in Liberia, Guanacaste, province would like to see their...

Costa Rica No. 2 in Annual Global Retirement Index 2015

(Qcostarica.com, by Internationalliving.com) According to International Living's Annual Global Retirement Index 2015, healthcare is one of the major ...

Costa Rica’s Guanacaste, A Land of Contradictions

In the 21st century, the province of Guanacaste has become a land of contradictions. Known for many decades...

Canada’s Tour Operator Begins Promotion of Costa Rica Tourism

As Costa Rica gets ready to welcome hundreds of thousands of visitors for the 2013-2013 tourist season, Canadian...

“How Can I Find a Job Overseas?” Question Answered

Q TRAVEL - At the Q we get many inquiries about working in Costa Rica. The questions generaly...

The Most Important Phrase to Know When Visiting Costa Rica

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Air Canada Inaugurates Twice-Weekly, Non-Stop Service Between Montreal and San Jose

Q COSTA RICA TRAVEL - Canada's airline, Air Canada, on Thursday inaugurated its new twice-weekly flights between Montreal...

Costa Rica Living In… The World’s Most Welcoming Countries

Q TRAVEL (By Lindsey Galloway, BBC.com) Costa Rica is among five spots, according to BBC.com, expats will likely...

Places To Stay In Costa Rica You Won’t Believe Actually Exist

COSTA RICA TRAVEL - Thinking of visiting Costa Rica? or already in Costa Rica and looking for something...

A Talking Sloth Wants You To Come To Costa Rica

  (QTRAVEL) Costa Rica's talking sloth has a lot of people talking. "Hello Americas, I'm a sloth," begins the...

Costa Rica In Contiki’s 10 Bucket List Items For Adventurers

QCOSTARICA TRAVEL - The number 1 travel company for 18-35 year olds, Contiki, has included Costa rica in...

Beach Town Life in Tamarindo, Costa Rica

Moving from New York City to a small town in the U.S. is quite a culture shock on...

Latam And Avianca In A Battle For The Skies

Over the past couple of decades, consolidation and bankruptcies have reshaped the airline industry in North America. Historic...

Why a Plane Became a Restaurant and Bar in Costa Rica

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Costa Rican Tourism Seduces European Market; Intensifies Efforts In North America

The strategies established by Costa Rica to attract European tourism are reflected in the increase of international arrivals...

Having A Blast In The Land of Volcanoes and Jungle

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World’s Top Tourism Destinations

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Things You Must Do in Costa Rica

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Costa Rica Visa Travel Guide

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5 Reasons Why Costa Rica Rocks for People, Animals, and the Planet

Costa Rica, meaning “Rich Coast” in Spanish, is a beautiful and lush country in Central America. Nicaragua lies...

What Is Winter Like In Costa Rica?

  While still in the Canadian north, Toronto actually, as winter nears and many start to look south for...

Guardian’s Travel Photo Competition: March – Win A Trip to Costa Rica!

Q COSTA RICA - Have camera, will travel? Theguardian.com is offering a chance to win a 16-night wildlife...

Why Costa Rica Remains One Of The World’s Top Retirement Destinations

When we got married almost 15 years ago, we wanted to make it something special. So we did...

A Costa Rican Adventure: Attacked by Monkeys

After roughly three weeks in Heredia studying Spanish, I decided to take an additional two week adventure around...

Valentine’s Day in the Park of Nicoya

By: Arianna McKinney, Vozdeguanacaste - Today (February 14), the Municipality of Nicoya will celebrate Valentine’s Day with the...

Escape to Paradise in Costa Rica

by Starr Daubenmire, International Living / QTravel I am not a “dissatisfied” American. Sure, I complain about things like...

Can’t Surf? Not a Problem in Nosara!

By: Emiliana Garcia, Voz de Guanacaste - Nosara’s beaches have done it again. The fame of this corner...

A Family of Monkeys Pays a Visit in Playa del Coco, Costa Rica

(QCOSTARICA TRAVEL) I visit places, that's what I've been doing since I retired a year ago It was mighty...

Tourism: How Much Does it Pay to Be “Green”?

When it comes to making a choice, there is a clear preference by travelers for "green" hotels and...

United Announces Nonstop Flights Between Colorado And Costa Rica

(qCOSTARICA TRAVEL) United Airlines announced the launch of two seasonal flights between Costa Rica and Colorado, joining the...

Nicoya Peninsula Second In The World Among The Five Hotposts Of Health and Vitality

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The failure of the Central Government's latest effort sell bonds on the local financial market leads analysts to believe stock market activity in the...

The psychology of Christmas shopping

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Central America Builds Interconnected Clean Energy Corridor

(IPS) Countries in Central America are working to strengthen their regional electricity infrastructure to boost their exchange of electricity generated from renewable sources, which...

Festival of Lights Saturday, Dec. 16 At 6:00 pm

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Though the Poas Volcano is closed to regular tourists, the national park was open to Homer and Marge Simpson. "Homer read the recommendations sent him...

Volaris Costa Rica confirms new flights to Los Angeles, New York and Washington

The low-cost airline Volaris Costa Rica confirmed the opening of new routes between San Jose (SJO) and Los Angeles (LAX), New York (JFK) and...

Álvarez Desanti Unintentionally Picks A Fight With Lady Gaga

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The National Coast Guard Service of the Ministry of Public Security (Servicio Nacional de Guardacostas, del Ministerio de Seguridad Pública) confirmed the death of...

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The survivor of the shark attack in the Isla del Coco on Thursday, the 26-year-old diving guide identified by his last name Jimenez, said...

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How Will Hurricane Irma Affect Costa Rica?

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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