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Friday 18 August 2017

Popular Places That Don’t Want Any More Tourists (List)

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9g7-4gf76s4] Q TRAVEL - Costa Rica welcomes tourists. Ranked as one of the most visited international destinations, tourism...

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...

Website/App Helps User Find The Best Beach In Costa Rica For Vacation

Q TRAVEL - GoPlaya is a new app created by two friends who leave the beaches of the...

How to Save Money Abroad: Thinking Like An Economist

A record number of tourists and business travelers visited another country in 2016, and this year is already...

How to Treat Traffic Police Officers in Costa Rica

COSTA RICA TRAVEL - With the tourist season in full swing, many visitors choose to rent a car...

Air France Adds An Additional Flight To Costa Rica For the 2017-2018 Season

With the increase in European tourists eyeing Costa Rica for their vacation spot and the option of no...

Tourists Can Reach Summit of The Chirripó By New Route Starting March

QCOSTARICA - Tourists visiting the Chirripó national park, starting in March can reach the summit of the highest...

10 Best Beaches in Costa Rica for a Cheap Vacation

COSTA RICA TRAVEL (TrueNomads) Here is my pick for the best beaches in Costa Rica, a country that...

The Mountain Town of Puriscal

QCOSTARICA by Paul, retireforlessincostarica.com - Puriscal is a canton (county) within San Jose province. Its heart and capital...

“Save The Americans” (And Canadians) Is Costa Rica’s New Ad Campaign

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mTFahWniGU4] QCOSTARICA - In the jungle, the city jungle, the human works tonight....in the jungle, the concrete jungle... The...

10 Of The Best Beaches in Costa Rica To Have The Best Trip Of Your Life

QCOSTARICA TRAVEL - When one thinks of Costa Rica the first to come to mind is the land...

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...

Check Out This Cool Illustrated Map of Costa Rica

Created by Maria Rabinky. Click here  to check out other creations of hers at: facebook.com/IllustratedMaps.RabinkyArt  •  IllustratedMaps.com

Nature Air Announces San Jose – Limon Daily Flights Starting Dec. 1

COSTA RICA TRAVEL NEWS -- Nature Air announced the launch of a new direct flight from San José...

San José A Loveable City?

The capital city of Costa Rica has been ranked among the top five loveable cities in the world...

Aguirre To Be Renamed “Quepos”

QCOSTARICA TOURISM - The Legislative Assembly this week approved in first debate a bill that renames the canton...

Street Food Friday: Rice and Beans Three Ways in Costa Rica

COSTA RICA TRAVEL - Now that you know the country's most important phrase, where to geek out Av-style,...

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...

The Question That Everyone Asks Me. Costa Rica or Mexico?

I am a travel agent, I think you should know this about me.  I really don't care for...

Poás, Costa Rica’s Most Popular Volcano

Poás Volcano National Park (in Spanish: Parque Nacional Volcán Poás) is a national park that covers an area...

“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...

World’s Top Tourism Destinations

COSTA RICA TRAVEL - We often wondered what countries would be most visited in the world. Based on...

Government Says Playa Naranjo Ferry Service Will Be Restored Next Week

UPDATE: March 27, 2015 - The ferry service will resume on Sunday, March 29, says Coonatamar and with...

Top 10 Most Powerful Passports In The World 2014

COSTA RICA TRAVEL -- Have you ever wondered what are the best passports to have? Irisharoundoz.com, says to...

Costa Rica Among Top Destinations Canadians Will Head To For Winter

COSTA RICA TRAVEL - With a cold winter ahead, many Canadians will be escaping down south in search...

Avianca Begins Direct Flights Between San Jose And San Andres

(QCOSTARICA) Starting last Friday, the Colombian airline, Avianca, is now offering three weekly direct flights to the Caribbean...

Glamping in Costa Rica!

Costa Rica Travel article and photos by Carmen Schaffer. I have never been one to be known for camping. The...

Wellness Tourism A Growing Trend

QCOSTARICA - Sustained growth has been projected in "wellness" tourism in the region, which still needs to make...

British Airline Announced Direct Flight Between London and Liberia Starting November 2015

COSTA RICA NEWS -- Starting November 2015,  Britain's Thomson Airways, the world's largest charter airline, will begin operating weekly...

Sunwing Vacations Launches Direct Service From Edmonton to Liberia, Costa Rica

COSTA RICA TRAVEL - The tropics got a little closer for western Canadians this week as Sunwing Vacations...

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...

Costa Rica Among World’s Top Destinations For Medical Tourism

QCOSTARICA - Healthcare seekers contemplating value-based treatment overseas and looking for just the right destination should know that...

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Two Costa Ricans Suffered “Minor Injuries” In the Barcelona ‘Terrorist’ Attack

Q COSTA RICA - Two young Costa Rican women (Ticas), studying in Barcelona, Spain, were "injured" in the terrorist attack that shook Barcelona Thursday...

2017 Tamarindo Art Wave set for November

The Tamarindo Art Foundation, a non-profit NGO with big goals for the community, is in the early stages of planning this year’s Tamarindo Art...

When in Guanacaste, You Can’t Miss A Visit To The Rincon de la Vieja

Just outside of Costa Rica's northwest capital of Liberia, where you'll find Daniel Oduber International Airport, is Rincon de la Vieja National Park, a...

Quick Driver’s Licensing Process For Foreigners (And Ticos) On Tuesdays and Wendesdays

If you are a foreigner who lives in Costa Rica and have a driver's license of another country, you can obtain a Costa Rican...

By Any Means Necessary: Refugees Fleeing Violence in Central America

Women and children from Central America began arriving at the U.S.-Mexico border in unprecedented numbers during the summer of 2014. Referring to the “urgent...

Unstoppable Smuggling in the Northern Triangle

Guatemalan businessmen are demanding stricter laws to combat the illegal entry of goods from Mexico, which are now being sold in El Salvador and...

Downtown San Jose Through The Eyes of Ronald Duran Martinez

All photo from Facebook page  https://www.facebook.com/ronald.duranmartinez

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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...

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