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...

10 Best Beaches in Costa Rica for a Cheap Vacation

COSTA RICA TRAVEL (TrueNomads) Here is my pick for the best beaches in Costa...

10 reasons to go to Costa Rica

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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...

Garza, Guanacaste

Located just off Route 160 in Guanacaste, the town of Garza is a charming...

Costa Rica is a Top Port of Call for Cruise Ships

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Costa Rica A Record In Tourism In 2014

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

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Avianca Begins Direct Flights Between San Jose And San Andres

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

Five Best Eco-Destinations in Costa Rica: USA Today

COSTA RICA TRAVEL  (USA Today) - Costa Rica knows which side its bread is...

How to Save Money Abroad: Thinking Like An Economist

A record number of tourists and business travelers visited another country in 2016, and...

Costa Rica Making A Big Splash In Luxury Tourism

More folks experience luxury travel to invest in the self. Travelers crave a different...

“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...

Costa Rica: Where Environmentalism and Tourism Live in Harmony

Standing on the seashore at Playa Guiones, on Costa Rica’s northwest Guanacaste shoreline, and...

Costa Rica: the ultimate (affordable!) tropical vacation

No matter what your "vacation personality" is, Costa Rica has something just for you:...

Kosher Accommodations in Costa Rica

COSTA RICA TRAVEL (NY TIMES) -- Extra sunscreen, extra bathing suit, extra pots and...

Iberia Airlines Features Travel To Costa Rica

Ronda Iberia, the inflight magazine of Spain's Iberia Airlines has devoted the May issue...

Monteverde & the Quakers: The Past that Preserved the Future

Monteverde in Costa Rica, is one of those places that you visit excepting to...

Check Out This Cool Illustrated Map of Costa Rica

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Tourists Perceive Guanacaste (Costa Rica) Is An Expensive Destination

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Only 4.5 Hours to Make The Five-Hour Drive to San Jose Airport

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Manuel Antonio To Have Safer Trails For Visitors

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Tourists Can Tour San Jose In Just 90 minutes

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

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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,...

Online Hotel Reservations Grow In Costa Rica

  The leading platform for hotel reservations in the cloud, SiteMinder, revealed during its participation...

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

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The Most Important Phrase to Know When Visiting Costa Rica

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

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The Mountain Town of Puriscal

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Hotel Operators Worried About Decline of Tourists

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Former Miss ‘Monoseada’ In Guatemala

Few men could resist the charms of the former Miss Karina Ramos, who visited Guatemala over the weekend and took the opportunity to play...

Talamanca Man Takes Pride And Cherishes The Coffin His Dear Friend Made For Him

This is the story of two friends looking out of each other. Don Adán López López, better known as Panchito, was sent home (medically...

Man Kills Own Brother Over Alleged Sexual Abuse Of His Woman

A man, 61 years of age, identified by authorities by his surname, Quirós López, was stabbed and killed by his own brother on Monday...

Tickets For May 8 ‘Transfer of Powers’ Now Available

The next government of Costa Rica will celebrate 200 years of our country as a free, sovereign and independent Republic. On May 8, the...

Costa Rica Has A New Map: Includes 36,000 km2 of Maritime Territory Won in Court Against Nicaragua

Costa Rica's Foreign Ministry presented, Monday afternoon, the new map of Costa Rica with the 36,210 square kilometers (km2) of maritime that the country...

Cop and Former Cops Faked Roadside Blocks To Murder Model, Her Boyfriend and Brother

An officer of the Fuerza Publica (national police) in Alajuela and two former policemen faked a roadside police stop to intercept three people who...

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Anne Hathaway’s Leaked Personal Pictures Go Viral

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American Tourist Dies In Isla del Coco Shark Attack

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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Female Tiger Shark Attacked American Tourist Who Died in Isla del Coco

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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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2% Retention on Card Payments Postponed To Dec. 1

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Earthquakes Can Be Scary. Volcanoes Are A Mystery. In Cartago You Can Experience Both Without The Danger

(by Mitzi Stark for QCostarica) Earthquakes can be scary. Volcanoes are a mystery. At MAGMATICA in Cartago you can experience the thrill and fright...

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