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Remembering The Limon Earthquake

Remembering The Limon Earthquake

Friday, April 22, 1991 was the 25th anniversary of the biggest recorded earthquake (temblor in Spanish) in the history of Costa Rica. The 1991 Costa Rica earthquake, known as the Limon earthquake, registered 7.8 on the Richter scale, th  in Pandora, Valle La Estrella, Limon, in Costa Rica’s Caribbean coast. The earthquake was the strongest recorded […]

5.0 Earthquake Shook Costa Rica’s Central Valley Tuesday Morning

5.0 Earthquake Shook Costa Rica’s Central Valley Tuesday Morning

QCOSTARICA – An earthquake registering 5.0 on the Richter scale was recorded at 3:09am this (Tuesday) morning, 1 kilometer south of Varablanca, Heredia with a depth of 3.4 kilometers. According to the National Seismological Network (Red Sismológica Nacional – RSN) the earthquake was felt with a strong intensity in the Central Valley, Grecia, Naranjo, San […]

¡Qué Rico Una Fresa! Indulge In The National Strawberry Fair

¡Qué Rico Una Fresa! Indulge In The National Strawberry Fair

QCOSTARICA – With whipped cream, in a cake or with nothing, strawberries as simply delicious. And what is better than getting them off the vine, almost? the “Feria de las Fresas” (Strawberry Fair) in Vara Blanca de Heredia that starts tomorrow (March 19) and runs to Sunday, March 22. Besides tasting strawberries, you can participate […]