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Tuesday 27 June 2017

Only In Samara!

Q COSTA RICA - There is no place a mariachi band won't go. Literally. This could only happen in...

A very ingenious way to protest the potholes

A very ingenious way to protest the potholes. From Pamela Vindas Cordero Facebook post.

Only In Costa Rica (Photos)

A collection of images from Facebook about the way of things in Costa Rica.

Torn Flag Flies Proudly? Atop Atlantico Train Station

ONLY IN COSTA RICA  - Just a couple of weeks ago the government forced the designers of the...

Only in Costa Rica: Bike Path or Parking Space?

This photo comes to us from El Chamuko at El Infierno en Costa Rica, where in San Pedro...

Only in Costa Rica: The Craziness of “Palmares”

It's that time of year again, the middle of January and the craziness of Palmares festival is upon...

Only in Costa Rica From San Ramón!

In the only could happen in Costa Rica, the photo shows the banality of San Ramón municipal work. Foto...

Railway Has The Right Of Way

COSTA RICA NEWS -- For the past 10 days the residents of San Joaquin de Heredia can not...

What Traffic Light?

ONLY IN THE COSTA RICA --In this could only happen in Costa Rica department, we share with this...

Pair Try To Pass Off Photocopied Bills

Using a photocopier as a source of their new found wealth, two men decided to on a shopping...

“Alato” & “Aloto”

Residents of Mercedes Sur de Heredia are pretty upset - and with good reason - with their municipality...

Electronic Offering

This photo passed on to us shows banks in Costa Rica getting innovative in raising revenue though the...

Only in Costa Rica: Doctor’s Appointment for 2022?

No, you didn't read it wrong and there is no mistype, the attached receipt confirms that a Caja...

Only in Costa Rica!

Three humorous shots taken around Costa Rica and published on Facebook  

No Left Turn From Sabana Sur

Starting Wednesday eastbound traffic along the Sabana Sur, the road parallel to the Ruta 27, will no longer...

Costa Rican Papaya Will Be At Agitrade 2013

The papaya GoldenPerfecta® is exclusively produced in Costa Rica and belongs to the Pococi hybrid variety, whose seed...

Paving My Street A “La Tica” (Photos)

The street in front of the offices of the Q was recently repaved, this after years of complaints...

Transalation “A La Tica”

This photo was posted on Facebook, showing the transalation in Tico style of what appears to be a...

This Could Happen Only in Costa Rica

The photos says it all.

ICE Continues To Block Cell Phone Number Portability

While Costa Ricans and private carriers look forward to cellular phone number portability - the ability to change...

Legislators Start House Cleaning

Costa Rica Has Some 18.000 Laws On The Books Costa Rica's lawmakers are looking to eliminate 196 laws deemed...

Zoo Pries Into Crocodile Sex!

Oh those curious scientists! It isn't enough that the Bolivar Park Zoo (in San José) visitrs are alway...

What? ICE Selling Movistar Cell Phones?

The state telecom, instituto Costarricense de Electricidad (ICE), purchased is selling to its customers cellular telephones with the...

How Much Does Love Cost In Costa Rica? ¢600.000 For One Woman!

Unbelievable that in the 21st century these kind of practices still exist. The Organismo de Investigación Judicial (OIJ) on...

Gay Activist Challenges Parties

Lawyer and gay activist Marco Castillo has put his foot in the bee´s nest. This week he filed...

What’s In A Letter? MINAET Changes Back To MINAE That Will Soon Be The MINAEM

The Environment ministry has dropped the "telecommunications" from its portfolio and goes back simple to Environment & Energy,...

Imported ‘Junkers’ Will Not Pass Riteve Inspection, Says Conavi

Vehicles declared "totaled" or junked in other countries and entering Costa Rica (although prohibited by the Ley de...

Woman is in delicate condition for apparent fat injection in her buttocks

A woman, whose identity has not been revealed, is in delicate condition in hospital at San Juan de...

Only in Costa Rica! (Photos)

The photo were posted on Facebook. Enjoy! Cows take advantage of the bike path in Cartago. Best to run the...

Telecoms Must Block Telemarketing Calls at Customer Request

Those annoying and pesky telemarketing calls may be a thing of the past in Costa Rica. Offers for credit...

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Online Sexual Exploitation of Children: An Alarming Trend Share

From the U.S. State Department Office To Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons Fact Sheet, new technologies are facilitating the online sexual exploitation of...

Costa Rica Improves In 2017 On Trafficking in Persons Report

Q COSTA RICA - The U.S. State Department published this morning the 2017 Report on Trafficking in Persons, in which Costa Rica shows a...

Poas Volcano Records Early Morning Eruption

  Q COSTA RICA - A plume of ash and gas rose more than 1,000 meters above the crater in the early hours of Tuesday...

Teachers On Strike Today

The streets of downtown San Jose will full of protestors today Tuesday, as teachers plan to concentrate in front of the Ministry of Education...

Don Moisés: 35 Years An Indigent

Meet Don Moisés, a man who for the last 35 years has made the street his home. In the video by Teletica's 7 Dias we...

Attorney General: Venezuela is a police state

Attorney General Luisa Ortega Díaz Venezuela’s Attorney General Luisa Ortega Díaz said on Monday during an interview released in Lima, Peru, that subordination of the...

Central America Gangs Selling Drug Trafficking Services on Dark Web: UN Official

(Insightcrime.org) A UN official stated that Central American gangs are strengthening their ties with transnational drug trafficking groups, in some cases using the dark...

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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...

Argentina: 128-Year-Old Man Claims He’s Hitler

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...

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...

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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