New App will give red taxis a tool to compete with Uber

As the government of Carlos Alvarado moves to legalize the ride-hailing operations such as...

Young Koreans arrived in Cartago, their journey to World Youth Day 2019 begins

A group from South Korea arrived in Costa Rica this week ahead of the World...

‘Pura vida’ at Vuelta a Costa Rica

 (Velonews) “Just wait until you see! Pura Vida!” Lilieth Paniagua told me as she...

LEAPIN’ LIZARDS

One of the joys of living in Costa Rica is the endless variety of...

The New Traffic Lights Of San Jose

Downtown San Jose's Avenida Segunda (2nd Avenue) has new traffic lights. At least the...

A Million In Costa Rica Swear To Have Been Victim of “Brujería”

Approximately one million in Costa Rica- that is one in five - believe they...

Birds, Snakes and Bats of Costa Rica: Nature Up Close

CBS "Sunday Morning" contributing videographer Judy Lehmberg recently had the opportunity to travel to...

Pura Vida! Hope for Change!

It might seem the world is going “Pura Vida,” adopting a “pure” style of...

Filmed in Costa Rica, footage shows how a ‘scuba-diving’ lizard can breathe underwater

Scientists have discovered how lizards breathe underwater by using a bubble of air trapped...

December 28th in Costa Rica is “Dia de Los Inocentes”

Today is December 28. For Latin America and Spain it is the "Día de...

Atypical Day In San Jose: No Traffic Congestion (Photos)

The coincidence Christmas Ever on a Monday resulted into an atypical day for the...

A Glimpse of Mars in Costa Rica?

A crater lake in the Poás Volcano in Costa Rica may hold the secrets...

Melissa Guzman shares Her Recipes and Secrets to Living Longer, Healthier & Happier

Born and raised in Costa Rica, Melissa Guzman has always had a passion for...

Liberia airport store offer tourists the secrets of the Nicoya longevity

Tourists passing through the Daniel Oduber airport in Liberia, Costa Rica, will be able...

Bees. An Endangered Species!

We learn in childhood about bees and their role in fertilization. Without bees, we...

Encuentro de Culturas October 12 Is A National Holiday in Costa Rica

In Costa Rica, October 12, is called “Encuentro de Culturas” (Encounter of Cultures), changed...

Anthropology professor helps create website to track baby monkey in Costa Rica

A new website allows students to virtually follow a monkey through a jungle more...

Gran Hotel Costa Rica reopens in San Jose after three-year restoration

It started in 2016, the restoration of the Gran Hotel Costa Rica, a historical...

Texas Tech opens new campus in Costa Rica

Compared to countries in Asia and the Gulf that host the majority of American...

Pagans Step Out of the Shadows in Sunny Costa Rica

Think paganism, and you probably don’t think of a conservative, Catholic-majority country in Central...

The Orosi Valley

The Orosi Valley is located just a short distance to the southeast of San...

Costa Rica tells us that there is something beyond money that is important

(HUFFPOST) Every Sunday, when his health allows, 100-year-old Francisco Gómez gets a ride from...

Book Fair 2018 At The Antigua Aduana

Looking for something to read? Try a visit to the Book Fair (Feria Internacional...

Welcome to Dalila’s world: The Osa Peninsula

Agregarious red-lored parrot named Paco has dropped by Albergue La Laguna, in the remote...

Costa Rican Olympic medalist Sylvia Poll highlights that she was a Nicaraguan immigrant and asks for solidarity with Costa Rica

Former National Record holding swimmer and Olympic medalist Sylvia Poll remembered her childhood when she...

Immerse yourself in the experience of a flight with the Space Drone Simulator SDS-1 at the Paseo de las Flores

For the first time in Costa Rica, the Space Drone Simulator SDS-1, arriving from...

Costa Rica: ripping jungle trails & surviving the emergency room! (Video)

Pura Vida- I thought this was just a gringo phrase, to be printed on...

July 25 Is A National Holiday!

Wednesday, July 25th is a national holiday in Costa Rica. Government offices, banks, and...

FROGS RULE IN SARAPIQUÍ

Neotropical frogs are the rock stars of wildlife in Sarapiquí. They may not be...

Goodbye to 110 Years of History: the Limón Bar Frequented By A President and Witness of A Famous Crime

It was a place frequented by a president and witness of a famous crime....

Chinese Workers Seek To Adapt to ‘Tico Time’ In Road To Limón Construction

Two months ago, Rafael Cham was not Rafael Cham; His real name is Ji...

Saturday’s Demonstration At The U.S. Embassy In San Jose (Photos)

From Angie Vecchio, co-organizer of the event, live on Saturday, June 30, in front...

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