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Lindsay Lohan and Selena Gomez Vacation in Costa Rica

COSTA RICA EXTRA - Costa Rica continues to be a favourite vacation spot for celebrities. Though some of...

Costa Rica Back Drop For “After Earth”

This year’s intense, sci-fi blockbuster, After Earth, is a family affair, starring Will and Jaden Smith, but also...

Destiny’s Child Reunited In Costa Rica For (Secret) Wedding of Kelly Rowland

COSTA RICA EXTRA - Ever seen a shooting star? Well, if you were in Guanacaste last weekend, you...

Star Spanish Chef Berasategui Heads for Costa Rica To Open New Restaurant

COSTA RICA EXTRA (EFE) - Martin Berasategui, the Spanish chef who has earned the most Michelin stars, plans...

Third Pollo Tropical Restaurant in Costa Rica

The Third Pollo Tropical Restaurant, the Caribbean-inspired quick-casual restaurant chain,  in Costa Rica Opens in San Jose's Exclusive...

Zara: 25 Years of International Expansion

The Zara stores, the flagship chain store of the Inditex group, celebrates 25 years of international expansion with...

Ten Films Based On Scientific Discoveries. Costa Rica Is #4.

COSTA RICA EXTRA - The International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry announced the inclusion of four new...

Good-bye Sábado Gigante!

COSTA RICA EXTRA - Univision's longest-running program, the magically campy variety show Sábado Gigante, will end on September...

Two Scoops Please!

COSTA RICA EXTRA! MAGAZINE - Ice cream is pleasurable enough on its own. Succulent strawberries, pricey oysters, and...

Enjoy Underwater Flight in Costa Rica with Subwing

Subwing is a new water sport that entirely reinvents the way we experience the ocean underwater. Feel the...

Family Sues Hotels and Restaurants Over “Chifrijo”

COSTA RICA NEWS -- Chifrijo is a Costa Rica contemporary dish from 1990's with its origin from the...

Elena Correa “Named” Miss Costa Rica 2017

Q MAGAZINE - The happiness that Costa Rican model Elena Correa is living is stronger than the wave...

Al Pacino, John Lennon And A Lost Letter

QCOSTARICA - Al Pacino is the life of the party as Danny Collins, on this tale of an...

Juliana Herz On Living In The Jungle, Eating Bugs On Fox Reality Show

COSTA RICA EXTRA – Juliana Herz is unstoppable. The Costa Rican swimsuit model, who made a big splash...

The Smallest, Greenest “People Mover”

From TICO BULL - While taking my regular early morning walk around the La Sabana park I noticed...

It is not difficult for Retirees to be vegetarians in Costa Rica

Tuesday 06 November 2012 | QRetirement I have been a vegetarian for almost forty years. I am actually Lacto-ovovegetarian...

At 108 Cabo lolo Is A Survivor Of Hurricane Otto

Q COSTA RICA NEWS - At 108 Cabo lolo has lived through most of the memorable events that...

The Sarcastic Onions, An Ontario Band With A Costa Rica Connection

Inspired by their travels and experiences peforming across Central America and Ontario (Canada), Natalie Martin and Danny Spence...

Laura Chinchilla: From President to Pole Dancer?

Ok, before you get the wrong idea, no, our beloved Doña Laura has not hit financial hard times...

Melissa Mora In Scandal Over Her Alleged Presence In The House of Narco During Raid

COSTA RICA EXTRA - A few weeks ago, at the beginning of this month, model and singer Melissa...

Justin Bieber Prankster Causes Madness In Multiplaza Escazu

Q COSTA RICA - Multiplaza Escazu became a madhouse Sunday night when mall shoppers noticed that "Justin Bieber"...

Quebec Students Help Out Costa Rica Orphanage

QCOSTARICA - About 22 students Quebec (Canada) high school students have given some orphans in Costa Rica a...

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The Urban Dictionary defines a Gringas as: A female native speaker of English, unrelated to race. Gringa is...

Lunar Eclipse Tonight — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse On October 18 2013

There’s a lunar eclipse tonight! At exactly 23:51 UTC the first and only penumbral lunar eclipse of the year will reach its peak — the lunar eclipse will begin at right around 21:51 UTC on October 18th and last until about 01:50 UTC on October 19th…

The Nutella Lock: German Gadget Clamps Down on Nutella Thieves

QCOSTARICA EXTRA - If you hate sharing your Nutella and want to make sure no one gets their...

Bianca, The Best Student Of A Night School, Will Be First To Carry The Freedom Torch

QCOSTARICA - During the day she works caring for children, earning enough to raise her 9 year-old. At...

‘Man of Steel’ Opens TODAY on Planet Costa Rica

At theatres across San José the 'Man of Steel', the New Superma movie, makes its debut this Thursday...

Netflix To Raise Prices For New Customers

Netflix, buried within the earnings details, has revealed two announcements that have been a long time coming: it's...

“Märzenbier” Beer Brewed in Costa Rica

COSTA RICA EXTRA MAGAZINE - Beer is a major part of Costa Rica culture. And the Imperial brand...

“Mild” Sunday Night Quake

A 5.0 earthquake shook the province of Guanacaste at 11:19pm Sunday night. The quake, termed "mild" by experts,...
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Marvel Launches First ‘Black Panther’ Trailer

Q MAGAZINE (Vox.com) The very first teaser trailer for Marvel’s Black Panther has arrived, featuring our newest look...

Tico Film Narrates A Journey of Silence Between the Island and the Puntarenas Port

Puerto Padre tells the story of a young orphan in a small island in the Gulf of Nicoya,...

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(Q24N) Uber may be assisting in illegal immigration, some Mexican officials claim. Arnulfo Leon Campos of Mexico’s National Institute of Migration said that transporters of...

Former Ecuador President Correa Calls Trump “Stupid” and Brazil President a “Traitor”

(Q24N) In an interview with the EFE news agency, former President of Ecuador Rafael Correa broke his silence this weekend, with some harsh words...

Mob Turns Violent Againt Police At End Of Soccer Game in San Carlos

A dispute among soccer fans in the final between local teams, Florencia and El Progreso de la Tigra, in Santa Clara de Carlos, turned...

Venezuela’s Maduro Demands Army Loyalty amid New Arrests to Prevent Opposition “Coup”

TODAY VENEZEULA - This weekend was Venezuela’s Army Day, marking the 196th Battle of Carabobo, an important victory that led to the country’s independence. The...

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LGBT March San Jose 2017

Q COSTA RICA - San Jose was filled with color this Sunday to celebrate sexual diversity and demand equal rights for the Lesbian, Gay,...

“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...

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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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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...

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