Q COSTA RICA – A great video first published on March 2015 and updated on September 2016, the Sandra Cauffman TEDx PuraVidaJoven talk she gave in 2014, in San Jose, Costa Rica, the city of her birth. Her story is how a Costa Rican girl from a poor family nurtured an improbable dream about space […]
(Q COSTA RICA) Pura Vida! Journey To A Costa Rican Food Forest. Filmmaker and Great Big Storyteller Ben Brown heads into the jungles of Costa Rica, to answer the question, “Where does my food actually come from? In the words of Brown, “Everyday we consume products from around the globe with no thought as to […]
Q COSTA RICA – Costa Rica, the land of “Pura Vida”, takes the gold medal for being the most prosperous country in Central America and the second in Latin America, according to a video by CNN Dinero, the CNN Money in Spanish, published November 18, 2016 On the list of awards the economic effects of […]
An original production by Chonete TV, a parody of Uber Taxi in Costa Rica.
(QCOSTARICA) This a great video of San Ramon, Alajuela, is a city that lies at an elevation of 1,057 meters (3,467 feet) above sea level in the Cordillera de Tilarán. While retaining its rich heritage and tradition, San Ramón continues to serve as a link between the agricultural communities further north in the Meseta Central […]
(Q24N) We hear people use Hispanic, Latino, and Spanish interchangeably when describing someone’s race, in actuality, all three terms mean very different things. In this video by Bustle, Youtube personality Kat Lazo clarifies the difference. In the video, Lazo says “Hispanic is basically based on whether you or your family speak the language of Spanish […]
The positive side of high gasoline prices: reduces street racing and all the bad stuff that comes with it. See what street racing is like in Costa Rica since the latest gasoline hike last Friday. The video is from Facebook’s Pura Vida.
Help us oot and share this video to spread Canadian pride, eh! Time to Prepare! Many people south of our border Canadian border will wanna be Canadian, eh, pending who becomes new President, eh! Happy Canada Day 2016, eh! Song and video produced by Julia Bentely & Andrew Gunadie, eh.
QCOSTARICA – Two years after taking office on the promises of change, many today are upset (to put it lightly) with President Luis Guillermo Solis. The social media is filled with memes, satire articles, cartoons, etc. of the Prez and his… The latest is the video “La Cancion de Luisgui: Todo Era Mentira” (Luisgui’s song, […]
The paradisiacal of Costa Rica’s Isla del Coco (Cocos Island) is embodied in a video by the Undersea Hunter Group and shared on social networks this week by the Fundación Amigos de la Isla del Coco (Faico) – Foundation Friends of Cocos Island. The video, recorded in 2012 by Ofer Ketter in a helicopter flown […]
QCOSTARICA – The video recorded from a helmet camera has gone viral, published on different pages of Facebook and other social media, reaching thousands of views, evidence of a serious social problem in Costa Rica. The video captures the act of a driver through trash from their vehicle and the motorcyclist who stopped, in the […]
QBLOGS – The video by Costa Rica Antigua E Inedita gives a glimpse of simpler time in San Jose, in 1910, when “Josefinos” could walk the streets and took the “tranvía” (street car). The remnant of the tranvía are still buried below the asphalt that covers Paseo Colon and many other streets of downtown San […]
QVIDEOS – Incredible Video of the History of Coffee in Costa Rica and Captain Le Lacheur in 1845. William Le Lacheur is widely credited in Costa Rica with having transformed the economy of the country by establishing a direct regular trade route for Costa Rican coffee growers to the European market, thereby helping to establish […]
QVIDEOS – The ‘croc bridge’ as the bridge over the Tarcoles river is commonly known is a must stop to and from Playa Jaco, Manuel Antonio or any place in between or to the southern zone. The crocodile bridge is a unique and very special place where hoardes of crocodiles gather. Their numbers are impressive. […]
Costarican property rights are not bullet proof. Learn how to protect your land from thieves with attorney´s Richard (Rick) Philps advice. Rick is a Canadian citizen, naturalized as a citizen of Costa Rica. He practiced law in Victoria, B.C., Canada, prior to moving to Costa Rica in 1998 an expert with many years of experience […]
The Turrialba Volcano May 21, 2016. Timelapes: 850 photos with 13 second exposures, 6 seconds between shots from 11:52pm to 4:38am Photos by AOtarolaRFotografia
May 21, 7:13pm – video by the Red Sismológica Nacional (RSN) – National Seismological Network – show the magnitude of the 7:20am Friday morning eruption of the Turrialba volcano. The event lasted for six minutes and sent up a column of material to almost 3.000 metres (3 kilometres) above the crater. Saturday afternoon the colossus […]
QCOSTARICA – The Daily Mail has published a video showing the terrifying moment the EcoQuest catamaran capsized and sank in the sea of Puntarenas, Costa Rica on January 8, 2015, causing the deaths of three elderly passengers. The catamaran, owned by tour operator Pura Vida Princess, was carrying 98 passengers and 10 crew memebrs when […]
QCOSTARICA TRAVEL – A great video posted on Youtube, titled Pura Vida by Théa Mouysset Trip surf Tamarindo (Costa Rica) was recorded in January 2016. Worth the watch.
QCOSTARICA – Costa Rica home is home to many Italians. It is estimated there are some 50.000 Italian expats living in the country and tens of thousands more visiting at any given time. Italians are world famous for being loud, being very affectionate (kissy kissy), and passionate, and moving their hands a lot. Italians are […]
QHUMOUR – The new way to buy yucca (Yuca in Spanish). Watch the video.
QCOSTARICA – Videos from Envision 2016 that took place in Costa Rica from February 25 to 28, 2016, in Uvita, Costa Rica which is located on the southern Pacific side of the country. During the event billed as “a celebration dedicated to awakening our human potential,” Envision hosted an array of keynote speakers as well […]
QCOSTARICA – The video from the OVSICORI-UNA show the Turrialba Volcano eruption at 5:10am this morning, October 24, 2015. [fbvideo link=”https://www.facebook.com/OVSICORI/videos/905231062847486/” width=”700″ height=”450″ onlyvideo=”1″]
Costa Rica, as seen in this excellent video by Metro Goldwyn Mayer. [fbvideo link=”https://www.facebook.com/662393323878212/videos/825587047558838/” width=”750″ height=”450″ onlyvideo=”1″]
QCOSTARICA – Cool video. Paul Bedard, reptilian expert, is in Costa Rica with a top notch croc team, investigating an increase in crocodile attacks on humans. See them catch and release these monstrous animals. Source: Animalplanet.com
QCOSTARICA – The morning assault on a taxi cab, resulting the death one and injury of two others, was caught by a video surveillance camera. As can be seen in the video, two men get out from a black SUV after blocking the taxi, spraying the taxi with bullets rom what appears be heavy calibre […]
QCOSTARICA – The mother of the man who has been called a ‘viejo verde’ (sexual pervert), caught while videoing up a woman’s skirt in downtown San Jose this past Monday, says “the devil tempted her son.” That is the statement by Doña Alicia Delgado, speaking by phone to Telenoticias (channel 7 news). The woman said […]
QCOSTARICA – The hunter, hunted. A “viejo verde” (dirty old man) was caught videoing up the dress of a woman, unaware, walking in downtown San Jose. This all happened in the area of Avenida Central, the boulevard, when the middle-aged man was spotted walking behind an innocent girl in a dress, with his cell phone […]
QCOSTARICA – More and more drivers are installing cameras to the front of their vehicles to give witness to the atrocities of other drivers on the country’s roads. Pedro Apuy is one those drivers who denounced the recklessness of a bus drivers who, captured on video, ignores the red light at the La Sabana intersection, […]
Turrialba volcano eruption on April 5, 2015.
QCOSTARICA – The woman “roba teles” (steals screens), the subject of a search by OIJ agents, is also the focus of comments on how she is able to place a boxed television screen between her legs and then walk around normally. In the new video from a store in Saripiquí, we see the woman once […]