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Saturday 27 May 2017

Why Air Travel in Latin America is So Expensive

Q COSTA RICA - It can cost as much or more to fly from San Jose to Managua...

Here’s why flights take longer than they did 50 years ago

Q TRAVEL - Let’s look at it this way, you a passenger, what would you prefer flying New...

“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...

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...

Surprising Facts About Spider Monkeys

Q COSTA RICA - Spider Monkey (Ateles geoffroyi) tend to stay high off the ground in the canopy...

Costa Rica Eliminates Entry for EU Schengen, Japan Visa Holders

Q COSTA RICA NEWS - In a circular dated November 7, 2016, Costa Ricaabruptly changed its migration policy...

Tales of Costa Rica’s South Pacific

Q TRAVEL - It's a rainy night in San Jose. The lurid neon lights of the capital city's...

Tourism Has A Dangerous Obsession With “Paradise.”

Q TRAVEL - Early motivations for travel included hunting, trading, pilgrimages and, for the British nobility who took...

Staying Safe In Central America

Q TRAVEL - As the cold begins to grip the northern hemisphere, many start thinking about southern climates,...

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 Rican Beaches To Ease Your Winter Blues

Q TRAVEL - The winter blues sets in shortly after the cheer of the holidays has passed. But...

Zika Virus in Costa Rica: What You Need To Know Before You Travel

Q TRAVEL - The holiday travel season is here and Costa Rica is a very popular destination for...

My 10 most epic travel fails and what I learned from them

Q TRAVEL - I’d go as far and say that on 80-90% of our trips we experience travel...

Costa Rica’s “Ultra-Low” Regional Airline Took To The Skies

Q TRAVEL - With a return fare starting at US$136.41, Volaris Costa Rica kicked off operations today with...

Regular US-Cuba Flights To Begin Nov. 28

TODAY CUBA NEWS - American Airlines said it will begin regular flights from the United States to Havana...

Hurricane Otto: Where to Check The Status Of Your Flight To and From Costa Rica?

Traveling to and from Costa Rica's San Jose airport can be affected by Hurricane Otto. At the Q...

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...

Travel Websites and Blogs Are Changing Costa Rica Tourism

(QTRAVEL) The tourism industry has always been a big part of Costa Rica’s economy. We have some of...

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...

Tires No Covered For Car Rental in Costa Rica

(QCOSTARICA) This story is one too familiar story of tourists getting ripped off by rental car agencies in...

Under US$500 From San Jose To Rome and Back!

(QTRAVEL) As incredible as that sounds, it's true, a round trip airfare between Costa Rica and Europe for...

Welcome Low Prices and Competition

(QCOSTARICA) In the past few years Costa Rica and Central America has transformed from being a two major...

Indigenous Tour Guides in Costa Rica Open Their Own Agency

(QTRAVEL, from Lonely Planet) Costa Rica’s tourism industry has long been at the forefront of Central America’s travel...

Costa Rica Aims To Conquer European Tourists

(QCOSTARICA) Spends more and stays longer is profile of the typical European tourist, as the country sets out...

To and From Paris Direct

(QCOSTARICA) Starting Wednesday, November 2, Air France will be operating direct flights between Paris, Charles de Gaulle (CDG)...

Why Airplane Windows Aren’t Always Aligned With Passenger Seats

(QTRAVEL) We can all agree that flying in economy class isn’t ever a comfortable experience. It’s cramped, sometimes...

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 Among NY Times “20 Places To Travel In Your 20s”

(QTRAVEL) Costa Rica is number 17 on the New York Times travel of "20 places to travel in...

WINGO: Low-Cost Airline From Costa Rica To Panama Takes To The Skies Dec. 1

(QCOSTARICA) Wingo is the name of the new low-cost airline that will connect Costa Rica with Guatemala and...

From Costa Rica to Nicaragua and Back | The Peñas Blancas Border

(QTRAVEL) The other morning I woke up suddenly and while still half asleep, I randomly thought, “How long...

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,...

Countries Americans Should Visit Before Trump Becomes President

(QTRAVEL) Though Costa Rica is not on the list, the article by Jessie Beck post on Onyourterms.com has...