Costa Rica’s Road Infrastructure Reflected in Cost of Marchamo?

Ok, the Marchmo in Costa Rica is higher than our neighbours (Nicaragua and Panama), but we have better...

QToons: In Costa Rica, Every Car Pays A New

Words to live by in Costa Rica, when it comes to the marchamo (annual circulation permit),  "every car...

A very ingenious way to protest the potholes

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

Party Cancelled!

QToons: The White Elephant and The Unions

In the caricature by Crhoy.com, President Luis Guillermo Solis is caught between the white elephant (Recope) and the...

“No Hay Pan Para Tanto Chorizo”

QCOSTARICA  - A photo that captures the mood of many in Costa Rica today. "No Hay Pan Para Tanto...

QTOONS: NASA Reports Finding Water On Mars; The AyA Is On The Job

Caption: We have a report of a water leak. We'll have to break the roads...

The Costa Rica Weather Forecasting: 100% Accurate, All The Time!

LIGHTER SIDE OF COSTA RICA - The following chart shows the weather forecast in the country for the...

“Esencial Costa Rica”

LIGHTER SIDE OF COSTA RICA - This is one of the first "meme" to go viral, featuring yesterday's...

Tico Hack!

QCOSTARICA Lighter Side -  Gotta keep the clothes dry because it's the wet season... IT WORKS! Found this in...

QTOONS: Government Spends ¢32 Million To Tell Us They Are Frugal

In the caricature we see President Luis Guilldermo Solis, with piglet but his side, give the Minister of...

QToons: Free Of The PLN Araya Plans To Catapult Himself Into His Old Job

Former San Jose mayor Johnny Araya,  now free of the PLN, intends to catapult himself into his old...

QToons: No Declarations Today!

President Luis Guillermo Solis flees from reporters asking about his change in dealing with "mediocre" ministers. Click here...

The “Mexicou” According To Trump Supporters

QCOSTARICA HUMOUR - Mexico's online satirical publication, El Deforma.com, has produced a map of that county according to...

QToons: The President’s Closet

QCOSTARICA - We've seen President Luis Guillermo Solis don a number of different outfits, but seldom do we...

Eeny, meeny, miny, moe – Uber!

Transitos (traffic cops) to use "malicia indigena" (indigenous malice)  or Eeny, meeny, miny, moe  if you will, to...

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Ziad Akl To Remain In Immigration Custody Pending Deportation

Ziad Akl, brother of Elias Akl, the Canadian-Lebanese national murdered last May 15, in front of a school in Escazú, remains in the custody...

ICE Prepared For Electric Vehicles

In front of the Instituto Costarricense de Electricidad (ICE) main building in La Sabana. Read more on electric vehicles in Costa Rica

Chinese Railroad in Panama?

A rail line connecting Panama City and David is the first of several joint infrastructure projects to be studied, as part of a cooperation...

Slim’s Flagship Telecom Shudders Into Biggest Loss In 16 Years

Mexico's America Movil, the crown jewel of Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim’s empire, better known as "Claro", with extensive operations in Costa Rican and Central...

Presidential Candidates “Light” On Economic Plans

With only weeks to go for the second round of Costa Rica's presidential election on April 1, little has emerged on the economic plans...

A Week In Paradise: Women Escape The Cold With A Fitness-focused Trip to Costa Rica

(Dl-oline.com) Pura Vida: a Spanish expression meaning "pure life" that can be used as a greeting, farewell, or way to say "thank you;" a...

Nicaragua Shelves Canal, Promises Port

Of late there has been little or nothing about the Interoceanic Canada project or Grand Canal in Nicaragua, as the Ministry of Transportation and...

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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...

10 Countries Reputed As The Ultimate Place For Sex Tourism (Guess Who Isn’t?)

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

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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Thor Compensates Young Man For His Honesty

QEXTRA! This does not happen every day, but since Australian actor Chris Hemsworth, aka as 'Thor' frequently visits Costa Rica, you should always check...

Peruvian Navy and National Police Fight Illegal Mining in Amazon Region

(QCOSTARICA SOUTH AMERICA NEWS) The fight against illegal mining in Peru’s Amazon region has become a domestic defense and security priority for the country’s...

Save With Trafalfar to Costa Rica and Panama

QCOSTARICA TRAVEL - Walk among the clouds in Monteverde. Cruise Panama's famed canal. And, go deeper with unique Insider Experiences like dining with locals...

Original Supermodels Reunite for Walk Down Runway 26 Years Later, Look the Same

The new generation of supermodels (which now includes Cindy Crawford’s daughter Kaia) may be having a moment, but the original supermodels are having an...

[BLOG] The Concept of Democracy and The Right To Vote

(QBLOGS) Reaching the Age of Majority and having the right to vote is the norm in all democratic countries that I am familiar with;...