Valentine’s Day Special: ‘No, Opposites Do Not Attract’

Everyone seems to agree that opposites attract. Young and old people, happy and distressed couples, single folks and...

Tom Brady, Gisele Bündchen spend first Sunday of offseason in Costa Rica

Super Bowl LII may not have gone the way Tom Brady wanted, but the New England Patriots quarterback...

The world’s hottest weather girl will be in Costa Rica next week.

(Costa Rica Confidential) The world’s hottest weather girl will be in Costa Rica next week. Pamela Longoria, the brunette...

Fashion: Prints and Textures “In” This Summer

The summer or ‘dry’ season is upon us and it’s time for the beach. Fotographer Adrián Soto brings...

Adriana Duran Leaving Teletica After 18 Years

After 18 years of an uninterrupted carrer at Teletica, the charismatic Adriana Duran is leaving the La Sabana...

Diane Kruger and Norman Reedus Hang Out in Costa Rica

Surf’s up! Diane Kruger and Norman Reedus look to be enjoying every minute of their romantic getaway in...

Lady Gaga Ziplines While Hanging Upside Down In Costa Rica

Lady Gaga has bee been enjoying her holiday in Costa Rica with beau Christian Carino. And on Thursday,...

Lady Gaga Joins The List of Celebs Vacationing in Costa Rica

Q MAGAZINE - Last Thursday, December 28, the immigration service registered the arrival in the country of U.S....

Hombre de Fé, The Story of Keylor Navas

In Costa Rica for the holidays and the opening the movie "Hombre de Fé", the story of his...

Elena Umaña Caught In “Chingoleta”

The Tope de San José, the annual horse parade in the streets of downtown San Jose is about...

Blake Lively Shows Off Ryan Reynolds’ Hilarious Christmas Cookie Fail

It’s not officially the Christmas season until you have an epic baking fail — and Ryan Reynolds is...

The Last Jedi Resonates with the Lessons of Lord Acton

The following article contains a few elements of the plot of The Last Jedi, which some may consider spoilers.] Putting...

Star Wars’ Last Jedi May Use the Force of Quantum Science

As Star Wars: The Last Jedi opens in theatres (Dec. 14 in Costa Rica) and its heroine Rey...

Bella Donna! Nude Pic of Monica Bellucci Ignites the Web

(COSTA RICA CONFIDENTIAL) A heatwave on Instagram! The Italian actress and fashion model has just shared a sensual...

Tica Transgender Wins Award For Best Actress In Film Festival

COSTA RICA CONFIDENTIAL - Jimena Franco's dream, now 40, of one day becoming actress has been fulfilled, and,...

‘Coco’: A Latino-themed movie that gets it right

Q MAGAZINE - From featuring an all-Latino cast, to using popular Mexican sayings like "no manches," (you've got...

Crackle Coming To Cabletica

Sony Pictures Television Networks announced it has reached an agreement with Costa Rica's Cabletica to launch its Crackle...

Critics Calling ‘Justice League’ a Mess

Fueled by his restored faith in humanity and inspired by Superman's selfless act, Bruce Wayne enlists newfound ally...

The Earth Shook For Melissa Mora, Literally, During Marriage Proposal

Wait, was that the Earth shaking? That was what Costa Rican model and singer Melissa Mora felt Sunday...

Former U.S. Ambassador To Costa Rica Dances With The Stars

Leaving the foreign service — especially when a new president is elected and you are told to leave...

The Most Beautiful Women In Costa Rica In One Place, And At The Same Time

It seemed an impossible task, but finally, on Sunday, November 5, after two months of planning, six of...

Taika Waititi’s Thor: Ragnarok thunders to $158M at box international office before opening in US

Taika Waititi's Thor: Ragnarok has topped the international box office with US$107.6 million in 52% of overseas markets,...

“It was never a relationship. It was just business. And sex,” Says Kate Del Castillo

“I never fell for him. We had sex,” Mexican actress and former telenovela (soap opera) star Kate del...

Chris Leroux Cleans House in Costa Rica on The Bachelor Canada

(Toronto Star) Bachelor Canada’s Shanti told us not once but twice that she’s used to being around A-listers. I...

Blade Runner 2049: No Hope In This Dystopia

Editor’s note: This article contains spoilers. I went to see Blade Runner 2049, directed by Denis Villeneuve, with great...

This Is the World’s Biggest Restaurant Chain (Psst: It’s not McDonald’s!)

In 1965, 17-year-old Fred DeLuca borrowed $1,000 from Peter Buck to form Pete's Super Submarines. Never heard of...

How ‘Star Trek: Discovery’ warps science

  Cmdr. Michael Burnham (Sonequa Martin-Green) goes on a scientifically implausible spacewalk in Star Trek: Discovery. (Handout) I’ve been alive...

Hugh Hefner dead at 91: How Playboy founder inspired the casino industry

With Hugh Hefner dead at 91: How Playboy founder inspired the casino industry is something that a lot...

Tica To Participate In The Miss Curves Universe Model

Ingrid Brenes will be representing Costa Rica in the Miss Curves Universe Model contest in November, in Punta...

Watching TV Can Make You “Gay” And “Lawyer”

(ETOnline.com) Megyn Kelly‘s interview with the cast of Will & Grace raised quite a few eyebrows — Debra...

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...

Miss Costa Rica 2018 Casting Call Gets Cold Shoulder

Though there was no contest for the 2017 Miss Costa Rica, Teletica, the owner of the Miss Costa...

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Costa Rica’s Election: It Wasn’t the Economy, Stupid!

Is it the economy, stupid? A preliminary analysis would have concluded that such a maxim would prevail in Costa Rica’s presidential race: unemployment is...

Canada To Open Free Trade Talks With Mercosur Group Of South American Countries

(Reuters) - The Canadian government plans to open free trade talks with the four-nation Mercosur trading bloc in South America, an official said on...

OIJ Raids Cosevi Central Offices

The Consejo de Seguridad Vial (Cosevi) - road safety council - offices in La Uruca was raided this Monday morning, as investigators delve into...

Migrants Up Against Nicaragua’s “Containment Wall”

(IPS) - Nicaragua’s “containment wall”, aimed at bolstering internal security, has been successful with regard to the fight against transnational crime. But its...

Latin America Focuses on Attacking Pockets of Rural Poverty

(IPS) - Identifying territories where rural poverty is most entrenched in Latin America and the Caribbean to apply new tools and innovative policies to...

Better Safe Than Sorry: Travel Tips

People often hear stories of travel incidents but they don't think it'll happen to them. Two of the biggest problems for travelers are stolen,...

Tigo To Invest US$30 Million This Year

Tigo (Millicom) is set to invest US$30 million in Costa Rica this year to substantially expand coverage, double broadband speed and bring DTT to...

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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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Costa Rica Ambassador To Washington Affirms U.S. Cooperation Promised For Security Is ‘Not At Stake’

Q COSTA RICA - Costa Rica's ambassador to Washington, Roman Macaya Hayes, said the budget cuts planned by the Donald Trump government for 2018...

Four Hurricanes To Affect Costa Rica For the 2013 Season

The Atlantic hurricane season is around the corner, starting on June 1. According to Costa Rica's weather institute, the  Instituto Meteorológico Nacional (IMN), at...

Lab Buys Equipment To Measure Soil Quality of Bridges

The materials and structures laboratory (Lanamme) of the University of Costa Rica (UCR) has invested half a million dollars in specialized equipment to measure...

Teachers Reiterate: Strike Continues Until They Get Paid

I this CRHoy caricature, we see former Education minister, Leonardo Garnier, showing off the Integra2. On the right is the current minister of Education, Sonia...