New Sele Shirts On Sale At Monge: Cash or Wear Today And Pay By The Month

The new Selección Nacional (National Team) jersey went on sale on Thursday. The originals...

In Upala ….. Because We Are World Power !!!!!

From Accidentes de Costa Rica we get these images of the resourcefulness of the...

Did Snow Really Fall On Costa Rica’s Chirripó?

The social networks are abuzz with a photo published first on Whatsapp, supposedly of...

Potholes…But Well Painted!

Potholes are so much part of the 'Tico' culture that work crews paint in...

Traffic Lights In Costa Rica Explained

From at #trendeiditoas Facebook we get the traffic light system in Costa Rica explained. On...

Only In Samara!

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

A very ingenious way to protest the potholes

A very ingenious way to protest the potholes. From Pamela Vindas Cordero Facebook post.

Only In Costa Rica (Photos)

A collection of images from Facebook about the way of things in Costa Rica. ...

Torn Flag Flies Proudly? Atop Atlantico Train Station

ONLY IN COSTA RICA  - Just a couple of weeks ago the government forced...

Only in Costa Rica: Bike Path or Parking Space?

This photo comes to us from El Chamuko at El Infierno en Costa Rica,...

Only in Costa Rica: The Craziness of “Palmares”

It's that time of year again, the middle of January and the craziness of...

Only in Costa Rica From San Ramón!

In the only could happen in Costa Rica, the photo shows the banality of...

Railway Has The Right Of Way

COSTA RICA NEWS -- For the past 10 days the residents of San Joaquin...

What Traffic Light?

ONLY IN THE COSTA RICA --In this could only happen in Costa Rica department,...

Pair Try To Pass Off Photocopied Bills

Using a photocopier as a source of their new found wealth, two men decided...

“Alato” & “Aloto”

Residents of Mercedes Sur de Heredia are pretty upset - and with good reason...

Electronic Offering

This photo passed on to us shows banks in Costa Rica getting innovative in...

Only in Costa Rica: Doctor’s Appointment for 2022?

No, you didn't read it wrong and there is no mistype, the attached receipt...

Only in Costa Rica!

Three humorous shots taken around Costa Rica and published on Facebook  

No Left Turn From Sabana Sur

Starting Wednesday eastbound traffic along the Sabana Sur, the road parallel to the Ruta...

Costa Rican Papaya Will Be At Agitrade 2013

The papaya GoldenPerfecta® is exclusively produced in Costa Rica and belongs to the Pococi...

Paving My Street A “La Tica” (Photos)

The street in front of the offices of the Q was recently repaved, this...

Transalation “A La Tica”

This photo was posted on Facebook, showing the transalation in Tico style of what...

This Could Happen Only in Costa Rica

The photos says it all.

ICE Continues To Block Cell Phone Number Portability

While Costa Ricans and private carriers look forward to cellular phone number portability -...

Legislators Start House Cleaning

Costa Rica Has Some 18.000 Laws On The Books Costa Rica's lawmakers are looking to...

Zoo Pries Into Crocodile Sex!

Oh those curious scientists! It isn't enough that the Bolivar Park Zoo (in San...

What? ICE Selling Movistar Cell Phones?

The state telecom, instituto Costarricense de Electricidad (ICE), purchased is selling to its customers...

How Much Does Love Cost In Costa Rica? ¢600.000 For One Woman!

Unbelievable that in the 21st century these kind of practices still exist. The Organismo de...

Gay Activist Challenges Parties

Lawyer and gay activist Marco Castillo has put his foot in the bee´s nest....

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On Sunday, April 15, Guatemala held a referendum to determine whether it’s willing to take the border conflict with Belize to the International Court...

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Costa Rica's immigration service, the Dirección General de Migración y Extranjería (DGME), is preparing for an eventual increase in the number of Nicaraguans entering...

14 Bridges Between San Jose and San Ramon Are In Poor, Serious and Alarming Condition

The Laboratorio Nacional de Materiales y Modelos Estructurales de la Universidad de Costa Rica (Lanamme-UCR) has determined that 14 bridges on the Bernardo Soto...

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Teachers, Muncipal & Health Workers Strike in San Jose!

Wednesday was a day of strikes and protests in downtown San Jose, as thousands of public sector employees took to the streets against the...

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Anne Hathaway’s Leaked Personal Pictures Go Viral

American actress Anne Hathaway is the latest celebrity to fall victim to the hackers, who shamelessly filtered the intimate photos of the actress with...

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

The survivor of the shark attack in the Isla del Coco on Thursday, the 26-year-old diving guide identified by his last name Jimenez, said...

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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“Reconstruction” of 11km of the Bernardo Soto Eating Up Major Part of “Maintenance” Budget

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Nicaragua Stock Market Trading Down 29%

TODAY NICARAGUA - During the first three months of the year $263 million were traded in the stock market, 29.3% less than the amount...

Costa Rica Security Ministry “Tolerates Errors But Not Lies”; Minister

If a civilian gives a false report to police, prosecutors take a dim view of it. In fact, should you or I do this,...

ICE May Invest in Hondutel

COSTA RICA BUSINESS NEWS - Costa Rica's state telecom, the Instituto Costarricense Electricidad (ICE) is interested in investing in Honduran telecommunications company Hondutel, La...

Costa Rica’s little giant

FIFA.com - That a national team coach should single out a particular player for special praise is nothing new in world football. Yet when...