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Thursday 25 May 2017

Starting Dec. 3 “Departure Tax” To Be Included in Airfare

COSTA RICA NEWS -- Starting December 3, travellers leaving Costa Rica by air will no longer have to...

Tourists Perceive Guanacaste (Costa Rica) Is An Expensive Destination

QCOSTARICA TRAVEL NEWS - By Wilberth Villalobos Castrillo, Vozdeguanacaste.com - Coming to (visiting) Guanacaste is almost becoming a...

Local Vacation Periods in Costa Rica

QCOSTARICA TRAVEL - Whether you are traveling to Costa Rica for the first time ever (congrats!) or heading...

Azamara Quest, First Cruiseliner To Set Sail From A Costa Rica Port

A new type of tourism was launched in Costa Rica Wednesday, the very first time a cruise liner...

Los Chorros de Tacares: A Heavenly Place

Low cost and minutes from the San José airport Deep into the jungle, surrounded only by the sound of...

Costa Rica Continues To Top Happiest Countries InThe World List

COSTA RICA TRAVEL - Yet another website is promoting Costa Rica  as the top of  "the 10 Happiest...

Historical Sites You Must Visit In Guanacaste

(QTRAVEL) by Ariana Crespo, Vozdeguanacaste.com - The province of Guanacaste has scores of archeological, pre-Columbian and folkloric cities...

Tourists In Costa Rica Face A New Thief: The White-faced Monkey

QCOSTARICA - Monkeys and raccoons have lost their fear of tourists. Visitors to national parks or beaches, are...

The “Terciopelo” Is Considered The Most Dangerous Snake in Costa Rica

While scouting the jungle of Costa Rican for the perfect location for the new Discovery show “Naked and...

“Costa Rica Elevated”: An Exuberant and Magical View of Pura Vida

Q COSTA RICA - "Costa Rica Elevated" is a must see video for anyone living, visiting, visited or...

Avianca Launches “Central America” Travel for US$249

The Colombian airline, Avianca and the tourism boards of Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama and Costa Rica...

Hilton Announced Upscale Hotel For The Osa Peninsula in Costa Rica

Q COSTA RICA TRAVEL - Hilton on Friday announced the signing of the Botánika Osa Peninsula to Curio...

Yes, It Is Safe To Drink Tap Water in Costa!

TICO BULL - You need drinking water no matter where you go, but not all parts of the...

Lunch on the Plaza (Granada, Nicaragua)

QCOSTARICA TRAVEL (By Michael Miller) We have mentioned before that Granada, Nicaragua is a popular excursion for international...

Simple Ways To Make Your Comfort Zone Infinitely Larger

(QTRAVEL) I've been on several solo trips over the years, having traveled to The Virgin Islands, Costa Rica,...

Cartago Home To First Earthquake Simulator In Costa Rica

QCOSTARICA - Although you don't have to go far to experience a real earthquake in Costa Rica, just...

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...

Being Homeless In Costa Rica

Q COSTA RICA TRAVEL - From the Lonely Planet forum: My girlfriend and I are extremely interested in backpacking...

The Best Places To Be An Expat: Costa Rica Is Sixth In The World

Q COSTA RICA - Due to certain recent news in the United States (the election of Donald Trump),...

Costa Rica Among 5 Best Places to Move to if You Don’t Like the Election Results

(QTRAVEL) Amy Schumer said she’d move to Spain. Bryan Cranston said he’d move to Canada. Jon Stewart said...

Transnica Looking To Connect Limon With Managua

QCOSTARICA - Despite the political tensions between the governments of Costa Rica and Nicaragua, the transport company Transnica...

5 Ways To Survive a Trip to Costa Rica With Kids

QCOSTARICA TRAVEL - Once you become you parent, you don’t so much take vacations anymore – you take...

Costa Rica Prison to Become Tourist Destination

The prison of San Lucas Island, which operated between 1873 and 1991, housing the most dangerous criminals in...

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

QCOSTARICA TRAVEL (via New York Post) - Costa Rica’s Papagayo peninsula, situated along the Central American country’s northwest...

In Costa Rica, DON’T SLAM CAR DOORS!

QCOSTARICA - No matter how considerate, good-hearted and courteous of a tourist you might be, and offending the...

Many Costa Rican Adventure

Q TRAVEL - Just how easy is to drop everything and head to Costa Rica, buying a ticket...

Osa Peninsula, Costa Rica’s Most Intrepid Corner

QTRAVEL from the Lonely Planet - Jutting into the sea at the southern end of Costa Rica’s Pacific...

5 Reason You Should Travel Alone (At Least Once!)

Q TRAVEL - This past summer I had the amazing opportunity to travel to Costa Rica to do...

Visiting and Travel in Costa Rica: Should You Fly Or Drive From Arenal to Manuel Antonio?

COSTA RICA TRAVEL -- A shuttle flight from Arenal to Manuel Antonio is quick, but driving allows you...

Cook Like a Tico from Costa Rica

Q TRAVEL (Greenwithrenvy.com)  Costa Rica was most probably the first destination to come onto the eco-friendly radar. Long...

Costa Rica Offers Visitors a Little Bit of Everything

Whether you want to shred some waves or take it easy and spot wildlife, Costa Rica offers adventure...

“Tico Talk” Aims To Teach Potential Visitors How Costa Ricans Talk

QCOSTARICA - “¿quiere un yodo?”  (want a coffee) is one of the phrases that the Instituto Costarricense de...