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Pets Welcome Here: Pet Friendly Restuarants in San Jose

(QCOSTARICA) - What's better than taking your four-legged family member to a restaurant with you and enjoying a...

These Costa Rican dishes are delicious — and may help you live to 100

As part of their Eating to 100 series, TODAY.com explores recipes that promote longevity from the book The...

Francisca Lachapel, A Beauty Queen That Is Different

COSTA RICA EXTRA - She thinner than the average Miss. Attractive, even with thick eyebrows and noticeably mixed...

Navigate The Streets of San José Like A Pro

The streets of San José, as in most towns in Costa Rica, each block is assumed to be...

Karina is Back and Talking…Again!

Thursday 01 November 2012 | QNews Costa Rica Looking very much the executive, the ex-Vice Minister of Youth who...

In Costa Rica “Completed” and “Finished” Means Two Very Different Things

  In Costa Rica when we say complete it should not be confused with finished. A case in point...

Karina Bolaños Former Deputy Minister of Culture and Youth (Video and Photos)

Costa Rica's Deputy minister of Culture and Youth Karina Bolaños has achieved international fame after learning that an...

Why Do You Keep Refrigerating Your Eggs?

QCOSTARICA EXTRA - If you’re from Canada or the United States living in Costa Rica, you probably store...

Naked In The Streets Of San Jose!

(QCOSTARICA) Three men and a woman totally naked and carrying only baskets in their hands, disrupted public order...

I am not really a Costa Rican!!!

By Christopher Howard, Live in Costa Rica Blog Actually I have been a naturalized Costa Rican citizen for over...

In Pictures: Sex in Nature

Did you know that Phasmids (stick insects) in Florida remain attached for five months after copulation and sex...

Two Women Get in Street Brawl Over Cell Phone

COSTA RICA CONFIDENTIAL - Two women got into a street brawl over a cell phone, one of them...

Keylor and Andrea: The Wedding Of The Year!

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

Steamy Divorce Parties for Women in Costa Rica: A New Hot Trend

Thursday, October 25, 2012 – QNews Costa Rica | Source: Costa Rica Star As evidenced by the recent media...

QLegal: Rentista Residency Application

The Rentista Residency Category (based on investment income) is of major interest to many persons contemplating moving to...

Lady Gaga Gets Costa Rican Fern Named After Her

Thursday, October 25, 2012 – QNews Costa Rica | Source: Latino Fox News   A newly identified Latin plant is...

Costa Rica’s Peaceful tradition extends to the protection of its animals with a hunting ban

Thursday 01 November 2012 | QLife | Source: Live in Costa Rica Blog On December 1, 1948, President José...

Madcap Ticos Want to Run an Ant Hill

Tuesday 06 November 2012 |  QPura Vida Although you may be crazy about video games, are you crazy enough...

Family Sues Hotels and Restaurants Over “Chifrijo”

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

Costa Rica’s Airport Of The Future Is Now A Reality

Costa Rica's airport of the future is already a reality, if only in the minds of talented students...

Figueres WILL NOT Run For President

Thursday 01 November 2012 | QNews Costa Rica Former president José María Figueres announced on Wednesday that he will...

Foods North Americans Miss While Living In Costa Rica

Living in Costa Rica can be a daily challenge, especially when it comes to food. We all have...

Speeding in Costa Rica Will Land You In Jail

Driving in excess of 150 km/h on Costa Rica's roads can land the driver up to three years...

Never See A Single Cockroach Again!

(QCOSTARICA) Cockroaches are nasty insects, their physical appearance may scare everyone. They are often related to garbage and...

Tropical tattoos: Costa Rica hosts masters of skin ink

Hundreds of international and local tattoo artists raised electric needles in Costa Rica on Friday for an annual...

Registering a Business in Costa Rica Can Be a Headache

Thursday 01 November 2012 | QBusiness Although Costa Rica improved twelve positions in the Doing Business Index by the...

Tico Coffee Shop Ranked Best in New York City

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

The Two Faces of Barrio Amón Are Like Night and Day

Barrio Amon remains an attractive draw for tourists. By night, however, the area converts a notorious centre of...

An Anaconda in Guanacaste? Not Quite!

By Coco Connect -Over the last few days various Costa Rica news outlets have been reporting that a...

Karina Ramos Crowned Miss Costa Rica 2014

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

Zara: 25 Years of International Expansion

The Zara stores, the flagship chain store of the Inditex group, celebrates 25 years of international expansion with...

Thermal Pool Waterpark Opens in Arenal

COSTA RICA EXTRA -- The largest waterpark in Costa Rica has opened in the Arenal region, with the...

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It's been a while, in fact since 1987 that Costa Rica did not register the simultaneous activity of three volcanos and experts warn that...

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Man Killed In Monday Morning Shootout in Escazu Was Wanted In Canada

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Four Years Later, China-Backed Nicaragua Canal Is Paralyzed Or About To Die

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