Why Are Novelas So White?

(Huffpost) Kat Lazo is putting telenovelas on blast in her new video series for...

Tico Coffee Shop Ranked Best in New York City

COSTA RICA EXTRA - The coffee shop 12 Corners, owned by Costa Rican Wally...

Tica To Participate In The Miss Curves Universe Model

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

Robert Plant Vacationing in Costa Rica

COSTA RICA EXTRA - Robert Plant, leader singer for the famous British band Led...

Pussy Energy Drink Makes Its Way To Costa Rica Stores

There is a new energy drink causing a buzz in at least one supermarket...

Photographic exhibition “Somos Todos Costa Rica” (We Are All Costa Rica) Shows Ethnic, Physical and Sexual Diversity Of The Country

QCOSTARICA - Opened on March 19, the photographic work of Argentine Lucas Iturriza is...

That ‘Red Liquid’ In Your Meat Isn’t What You Think It Is

When purchasing red meat, including steaks, many grocery shoppers often find red liquid in...

Making Coffee The Costa Rican Way

(QCOSTARICA) - Costa Rica is known for its coffee, could even be said it...

Lady Gaga and Taylor Kinney Nude

COSTA RICA EXTRA - Lady Gaga and Taylor Kinney have officially crossed an item...

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

Q MAGAZINE - From featuring an all-Latino cast, to using popular Mexican sayings like...

Costa Rica Model Criticized For Her English At L.A. Fashion Week

(Q MAGAZINE) Just a month ago, Costa Rica model Karina Ramos participated in the...

Maikol Yordan (Michael Jordan) In Lost Travel Opens Today

COSTA RICA EXTRA - "Maikol Yordan de Viaje Perdido" is pure comedy from La...

Demi Lovato Cancels Costa Rica Concert

The American singer Demi Lovato has postponed her tour of Latin America and canceled...

Natalia Alvarez: “Confronting Italy Will Be The Most Difficult!”

COSTA RICA EXTRA - Costa Rican beauty, sorry, sports reporter Natalia Alvarez was interviewed...

“The Walking Dead” Vacationing On The Beaches of Costa Rica

(qCOSTA RICA EXTRA) - Andrew Lincoln, Steven Yeun and Norman Reedus, the actors who...

Bollywood Arrives in Costa Rica

Settled in Costa Rica -- a nation with less than five million people --...

Tica Transgender Wins Award For Best Actress In Film Festival

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

Elena Umaña Caught In “Chingoleta”

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

Construction Begins On World’s Largest Telescope in Chilean Desert

(Q24N) Construction began in Chile on Friday on the European Extremely Large Telescope (E-ELT),...

Costa Rican Empanadas

In Costa Rica an empanada (Spanish)is a stuffed pastry fried. The name comes from...

Keylor and Andrea: The Wedding Of The Year!

(COSTARICA EXTRA) The wedding of the year took place Saturday, Costa Rica's top goalkeeper...

San Jose’s Street Food

(QCOSTARICA) Though San Jose may not be on the CNN list of the "World's...

Passion in Paradise! Heidi Klum On Romantic Vacation in Costa Rica

Q EXTRA - Despite their 13 year age difference, Heidi Klum and Vito Schabel...

Thermal Pool Waterpark Opens in Arenal

COSTA RICA EXTRA -- The largest waterpark in Costa Rica has opened in the...

Sting In Costa Rica Tonight!

COSTA RICA EXTRA - In a few minutes, at 4:00pm, the doors to the...

Why Ticos Make the Best Boyfriends

Q24N by Rachel Shiple (The Weeeky Crawler) Te quiero mucho…mucho, mucho, mucho. I hear...

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...

Bikini-Clad Hilary Duff in Costa Rica Tropical Getaway (Photos)

COSTA RICA EXTRA – Hilary Duff, 29,  in a s tunning in white bikini...

Family Sues Hotels and Restaurants Over “Chifrijo”

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

Glenda Peraza: “Not Half The Woman I Am Today”

After almost two decades later, the former local television personality, Glenda Peraza, is showing...

Opening Scenes Of Suicide Squad Filmed in Costa Rica Jungle

(CONFIDENTIAL) Have you had a chance to see Suicide Squad (Escuadrón Suicida)? Did you...

Karina Ramos Crowned Miss Costa Rica 2014

COSTA RICA EXTRA - The Miss Costa Rica pageant celebrated its 40th year* this...

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Are You Paying Too Much In Taxes?

“In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes,” according to Benjamin Franklin. But it is certain that some...

The Top Four Beaches in Costa Rica, According to Q!

There are few countries that “have it all” when it comes to vacations, but it could be said that Costa Rica falls into this...

Costa Rica Credit Card Debt Up 14%

The number of cards in circulation grew by 13% between January 2017 and the same month in 2018, while the balance of debt on...

Informality Takes Hold in Costa Rica

Four out of ten companies that operate outside the formal market are more than 15 years old, which reflects the fact that for many...

U.S. Orders Relatives of US Embassy Staff To Leave Nicaragua

The U.S. State Department has ordered the relatives of U.S. government employees based in Nicaragua to leave the country. In addition, services at the...

Director of Policia de Transito Moving Over For A New Top Traffic Cop

Mario Calderón has called it quits, next week he will be leaving his four-year post as the country's top traffic cop -  director of...

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In response to charges that Petro is too closely aligned with the Chavista dictatorship in Venezuela, Petro has a clever argument, which he employs...

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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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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: Walmart Stores With Armed Security To Prevent Abuses

Private armed guards and metal barriers at entrances greeted customers! Not wanting to repeat the "brou·ha·ha" and near stampede of last year, Walmart decided to...

Condominium Construction Slowdown

QCOSTARICA - Construction of housing condominiums is slowing down according to the Costa Rican Chamber of Construction, the Cámara Costarricense de la Construcción (CCC). The...

ICE Says It Will Offer Fiber Optic Internet By “Late 2015”

QCOSTARICA - Costa Rica's state telecom, the Instituto Costarricense de Electricidad (ICE), says it will start marketing 100.000 fiber optic services in "late 2015",...

Taxi Driver That Caused Crash In Tour of Costa Rica Cycling Event Faces ¢280,000 Fine

QCOSTARICA - They had just gotten off, in less than a kilometre, a taxi driver making an illegal left turn after apparently disobeying traffic...

Nicaragua Backs Climate-change Proof Coffee

Photo Nguyen Huy Kham / ReutersTODAY NICARAGUA – Climate change has forced governments around the world to make tough decisions to guarantee their long-term...