40 Tons Of Asphalt Collapses Bailey Bridge in San Ramon

QCOSTARICA - The Bailey bridge over the Cataratas river, in Bajo Los Rodrigez de San Ramon, collapsed this...

Mother Arrested For Keeping Daughter Chained Up At Home

QCOSTARICA - Police in San Ramon, northwest of San Jose, responded to a 9-1-1 call Tuesday, where they...

San Ramón, Alajuela, February 23, 2015 (Photos)

QCOSTARICA - In San Ramón, Alajuela, on Monday President Luis Guillermo Solís signed the "Ley de Fidecomiso" (Trust...

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Increase In Passenger Arrivals Saturates San Jose Airport

The hundreds of tourists arriving at Costa Rica's main international airport, the Juan Santamaria (SJO), in San Jose eager to discover the beauties of...

The Puntarenas Cow Stare Down!

During my current visit to the Nicoya Peninsula, this cow in Playa Tambor was very vigilant of my presence. She followed my every move,...

Meet the Dark Side of Brazil’s Legendary Rio Carnival

Brazil’s female samba dancers the spill the beans on the darker side of working at the iconic Rio de Janeiro Carnival. Viviane Morais Ferreira Guimarães,...

Shrimp Conflict Between Mexico and Honduras Continues

It has been four months since Mexican authorities blocked shrimp imports from Honduras, with no solution in sight in the short term. Alleging the presence...

Santa Teresa, Costa Rica: The Next Tulum

(Nytimes.com) As Tulum has become overrun with Los Angelenos and New Yorkers trying to recreate the cultures of their own hometowns in a more...

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...

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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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Legislator’s GPS Info Is Public Domain

Want to know where your legislator - or any legislator  - has been? Or at least his/her vehicle? Now, anyone can request information recorded...

Tope San José 2017

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Bacardi Opens Service Center in Costa Rica To Serve 32 Countries

QCOSTARICA - From its Shared Services Center in Costa Rica, the international liquor giant, Bacardi, will serve seven different commercial centers in 32 countries...

The Trump Effect on Costa Rica

(QCOSTARICA) To the surprise of many Donald Trump won "bigly" the presidency of the United States.  In Costa Rica, the big question is how...

Costa Ricans Aware Of Environment

COSTA RICA NEWS -- It seems that Costa Ricans are aware of the environment and one in every four are willing to contribute their...