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Sunday 22 October 2017

7.000 Costa Ricans To Celebrate Chinese New Year To Break Guinness Record

The Chinise colony in Costa Rica is getting ready to celebrate the year of the snake.  On February...

Escazú Set For A Day of Haunting

Everyone is invited to Escazú today, as the Municipalidad de Escazú holds its traditional "Domingo Embrujado" (Haunting Sunday). The...

U.S. Embassy San José’s Participation in Diversity March (Photos)

COSTA RICA LIFE NEWS - For the second consecutive year, the U.S. Embassy San José participated in the...

PRIMERA CARRERA BOMBEROS 2012

Costa Rica's firefighters (Bomberos) are holding their first ever race - Carrera Bomberos 2012 - on Saturday 8...

The ‘Mother’ Of All Holidays

Today, August 15, is Mother's Day in Costa Rica, for many the most important holiday of the year. This...

Enjoy Turkey Day (American Thanksgiving) On the Beach

QCOSTARICA - Turkey day (American Thanksgiving) is here and what better way than to spend it on the...

Christmas In San José: Zapote, Tope & Carnaval

Christmas in San José is party time for everyone, from the family day activities, the bulls an night...

More Than 200.000 Attended Puntarenas Air Show Sunday

An estimated (by Traffic Police) crowd of 200,000 gathered in Puntarenas Sunday to watch an international assortment of...

Feria del Café 2014

Some 15.000 people are expected to attend the Feria del Café de Frailes, January 17, 18 and 19,...

Enjoy A Great Cup of Java and More This Weekend In Los Santos

Los Santos is holding its first coffee festival - Festival del Café - this weekend, where you can...

Costa Rica’s Festival de la Luz Saturday, A Magical Time That Can’t Be Missed!

In two days, on Saturday, the most important of the annual holiday parades, the Festival de la Luz,...

Grecia is Rising to End Violence against Women

Q COSTA RICA,  Grecia, Alajuela – The United Nations has declared Wednesday, March 8, 2017, International Women’s Day....

Palmares Festival Kicks Off Tomorrow

It's been less than two weeks since the Zapote Fair, now it's Palmares' turn with concerts, bulls, horse...

New Bat Exhibit in San Ramon Museum

TODAY COSTA RICA - Ever wonder what it's like walking through the deep woods at night? Now you...

The Cirque du Soleil Is Coming To Costa Rica

The famous Cirque du Soleil, self-described as a "dramatic mix of circus arts and street entertainment", has posted...

Animal Foundation Needs Your Donations

Fundación Tierra de Animales is having a drive on Saturday 8 December 2012 and needs your help. The...

Costa Rica to become official stop on the WSL QS tour

Q24N via Surfersvillage Global Surf News - Two hundred and eight of the best surfers in the world will...

Annual Telethon Tonight

It's December and time for the annual "Teletón" (Telethon), testing the solidarity in Costa Rica in raising money...

Kayak Paddle Fest in Jaco This Weekend

Kayak Jaco will host PaddleFest 2014 on Saturday May 24th. There will be paddling events going on all morning...

Craft Beer Festival Saturday in Escazú

The 2nd Craft Beer Festival (II Festival de Cerveza Artesanal) will take place Saturday, April 20, at Avenida...

Not every country has a “Cup of Excellence”. Costa Rica does.

The Cup of Excellence is the most prestigious award given to a fine quality coffee. The level of...

Los Suenos Resort Hosts Links & Laces Golf Tour

Costa Rica News & Events – About a week ago I had the pleasure of going out and...

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“Truce In The Rains” Not To Be Repeated This Week, Says Weather Service

After a week of no rain throughout most of the country, the rains did return on Saturday as forecast by the national weather service,...

From Anguish to Ecstasy in 90 Minutes

The moment Kendall Waston scored the goal in the last few minutes of the game, officially qualifying the Costa Rica national team for the ...
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JetBlue Flight To Costa Rica Turned Around After Dog Escapes In Brooklyn

Friday morning, on the tarmac at New York's La Guardia airport on a flight to Costa Rica, Gwen Wunderlich, 41, got a frantic call...

Nate Death Toll Rises To 14

The most up-to-date information from the Comisión Nacional de Emergencias (CNE) - National Emergency Commission and the Organismo de Investigación Judicial (OIJ) - Judicial...

A Varied Art Exhibition on Cuban Culture Day in Costa Rica

A varied sample of Cuban art touched the nearly two hundred people attending the celebration of Cuban Culture Day in Costa Rica, held at...

3 Ways to Get a Second Passport and 2 Countries to Get It From Quickly

A Second Passport is not just for the "James Bond" or "Jason Bourne" or the super wealthy of this world. The truth? Millions of...

Croway Aims to Be the Airbnb of Car Rentals in Uruguay

A new digital car rental service has begun operation in Uruguay. It’s called Croway, and similar to Airbnb’s housing rental model, the app serves...

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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...

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...

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...

Red Alert Declared For Pacific, Central Valley and Northern Zone

The National Emergencies Commission ( Comisión Nacional de Emergencias - CNE) declared a red alert for the entire Pacific coast, Central Valley and northern...

Nothing Escaped Nate!

Nothing escaped Nate! Floods, rivers overflowing their banks, houses destroyed, families uprooted, schools closed, roads and bridges damaged or destroyed and farms and plantations...

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