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Monday 26 June 2017

Only In Samara!

Q COSTA RICA - There is no place a mariachi band won't go. Literally. This could only happen in...

Chinese Donation To Ease San Jose East Side Traffic Congestion (SATIRE)

From the Vatican Enquirer, the Chinese government has donated US$225 million dollars to the government of Costa Rica...

Semana Santa Is Over…The Clean Up Never Happens.

Semana Santa is over. This Crhoy.com cartoon shows what the country's beaches look like this morning. In the caption,...

Please, Please Drive Careful This Holiday Season.

Q HUMOUR - Please, please this December drive safely. Remember that there are those waiting for you.  Accidents...

UFO Visit Turrialba During Eruption?

LIGHTER SIDE - Could this be real? Extraterrestrials (ETs) visiting Costa Rica? This is a screencapture of the...

Humour Tico Style

(QHumour) "The shameful road to Cartago will receive the independence torch" is the title the Crhoy.com humour where...

Price of Rice To Drop 10¢

(QCOSTARICA) From the lighter side, but true department - concerned about the high cost of living in Costa...

9 Types of People You’ll Find in an Airport

by  Molly O’Brien | Manrepeller.com I’m Australian. Flying internationally anywhere is an 8-hour minimum commitment, and as such, I can...

“Pokémon Go”, Guanacaste Level

Couldn't resist this meme about Pokemon and the Guancaste level. Unless you've away from Earth this past week, Pokémon...

Humour: The Posivite Side of High Gasoline Prices in Costa Rica

The positive side of high gasoline prices: reduces street racing and all the bad stuff that comes with...

Six Pack Of Imperial Costs Less In The U.S. Than in Costa Rica

QHUMOUR - Looking for beers for the weekend? Better skip the local markets and head for the U.S....

Tico Humour: God, Satan and The Caja

The following is translated from Humoralotico.com, (humour tico style) titled: Dios, Satanas y la C.C.S.S. (Costa Rica's social...

Budweiser is changing its name to America!

It is not known if and when the change will hit Costa Rica, but be ready to grab...

Famous Brands “Tico” Style

Following are some famous brands said "A Lo Tico"  - Tico style.           For more visit Mae! on Facebook.           Some more: ...

Which Island Is Bigger? Hawaii or Costa Rica?

QCOSTARICA - Weekly Crawler took to the streets of Tamarindo (Guanacaste) and find the answer to the question...

Buying Yuca In Costa Rica Will Never Be The Same (Video)

QHUMOUR - The new way to buy  yucca (Yuca in Spanish). Watch the video. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rZZPxy3n7mE]

“Como No Chocar Contra El Tren Para Dummies”

Taking from the successful "Dummies" series of books, "Como no chocar contra el tren para Dummies" could soon...

QToons: PLN Politics

While Jose Maria Figueres Olsen announced his run for the PLN presidential nomination for 2018, Oscar Arias says...

La Republica Falls Victim To Marketing Company Prank

QCOSTARICA - Media fails on April Fools' is not uncommon. On the day of jokes and hijinks the...

QTOONS: Political Dreaming!

The caption in this 'toon' by Crhoy.com reads: "GOVERNMENT SAYS IT FULFILLED MOST OF ITS GOALS IN 2015"

QTOONS: The “Perfect” Vehicle For Costa Rica

QCOSTARICA -The creative minds at Crhoy.com bring us the "perfect" vehicle that should be at Expomovil for the...

QToons: Fill Up While ‘Low’ Prices Last

Fill the tank and all the pots in case prices go up again!  

QTOONS: Again An Oscar For Costa Rica

In this Cryhoy.com caricature we see Steve Harvey presenting our beloved Oscar (Arias).  

Lighter Side: Drinking On The Job?

A little too much 'guaro' on the job seems the only explanation for this in Coronado. Unbelievable! Source: Diario...

QToons Cruz Roja (Red Cross) Running Low on Funds

9-1-1, what is the emerengy? We're running out of money to continue helping.

Laugh Of The Day

QHumour - At the Q we try our best to bring you the very best news and information...

Costa Rica: Will This Winter Ever End?

From the social media:  "Terrible ordeal...but some of us have to survive this awful winter here in Costa...

And Here’s …. Carlos!

QCOSTARICA | Costa Rica has a new minister of Transport, Carlos Villalta, who takes over the job of...

One Mosquito, Three Viruses

The Aedes aegypti, one mosquito, three viruses.

Taxi Drivers Protest Against Uber

LIGHTER SIDE | I think he's taking the long route.  Taxi drivers take to the streets in protest...

QTOONS: Sean Penn Offers Costa Rica’s Spy Master Help With Information Leaks

QCOSTARICA - You have to like this timely caricature by Crhoy.com of Costa Rica's very own spymaster, sorry...

Transito Having A Bad Day

A Transito (traffic official) having a bad day. The 40 foot container he was towing in the area...

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“We Cannot Let Down Our Guard,” Experts Say On Simultaneous Activity Of Three Volcanos

It's been a while, in fact since 1987 that Costa Rica did not register the simultaneous activity of three volcanos and experts warn that...

Reasons A Trip To Costa Rica Could Actually Change Your Life

Q TRAVEL This list  by Annie Daly was published on Buzzfeed in January last year, but still applies today. In Annie's words, "As a...

Construction of Restaurant On Disputed Land Halted in Tamarindo

(Tamarindo News) On May 22, the construction of a restaurant on a piece of land many believe to be the site of a Municipality-sanctioned...

Argentina: 128-Year-Old Man Claims He’s Hitler

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...

Eight Arrested in Colombia Shopping Mall Bombing

Official press conference announcing the Saturday’s arrest of the alleged bombers of the Centro Andino mall in Bogota The City Paper Bogota reports four men...

Clash Between Formal Taxi Drivers and Uber Drivers Results In Arrest Of 10

Being an Uber driver in Costa Rica cannot be easy given the resentment by formal taxi drivers that has often led to violence. Such as...

Puppet of History: Panama’s Manuel Noriega

The late General Manuel Antonio Noriega has done more to demonstrate the bipolar nature of US foreign policy in the Americas than any single,...

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Man Killed In Monday Morning Shootout in Escazu Was Wanted In Canada

Q COSTA RICA - It was 7:20am, two men outside the Mountview private school in Guachipelin de Escazu, dressed in tracksuits are exercising, two...

Four Years Later, China-Backed Nicaragua Canal Is Paralyzed Or About To Die

TODAY NICARAGUA - The Nicaragua Interoceanic Canal project is either paralyzed, or nonexistent. In June 2013, the Nicaraguan National Assembly passed Law 840, which authorized...

The 10 brands Preferred by Costa Ricans

Q COSTA RICA - Ever wonder, when grocery shopping at Automercado, Masxmenos or Pricesmart, for example, why Costa Ricans pick one product over another?...

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QCOSTARICA - Normally, tourists travel abroad to visit famous landmarks, culture or do fun things. Also there is a group of tourists who travel...

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Doing what we all think about – going nude in a public, is not so easy in a conservative culture like Costa Rica. What...

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