The social media, in particular Facebook, has been abuzz with the reaction of Costa Ricans to Nicargua’s president claim to Guanacaste.

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¡Diay! Map of Central America circa 16th century clearly showing that Nicaragua’s coastline belongs to Costa Rica!

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…waiting for Daniel Ortega

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…weather forecast, sunny mornings, with possible rain in the afternoon and problems with Nicaragua in the evening…

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If Daniel Ortega claims Guanacaste, it claims the Parque de la Merced! (The Merced park in San José is dubbed “Nica” park, as it is a place of encounter for many Nicaraguans living and working in Costa Rica.

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Ortega (top): “I am going to claim Guanacaste!”
Chinchilla (bottom): “Best I give it to you on concession.”


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