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Winter Driving Mistakes You Don’t Have To Worry About When Living in Costa Rica

Winter weather has the nasty habit of causing unexpected problems on the roads. The following list is a reminder of what you would be facing today if weren't living in Costa Rica. Driving on an empty tank Winter driving experts warn to avoid the mistake of...

Why Do So Few Drivers In Costa Rica Understand The On-ramp?

It is still a wonder to me why so few drivers in Costa Rica understand the on-ramp, that short strip of road used to match the speed of traffic on the highway before merging. I can accept that it could due to the fact about...

What Do Good Drivers In Costa Rica Know That Most Don’t?

Driving in Costa Rica can be, is a challenge. Besides the poor and often lack of roads infrastructure, the challenge is dealing with newbie drivers. As I have written before, the majority of drivers on the roads in Costa Rica are new drivers, first-time...

Commission Wants Costa Rica Minimum Driving Age At 21

QCR - The Comisión Costarricense de Cooperación con la Unesco (Costa Rican Commission for Cooperation with Unesco), a commission attached to the Ministry of Public Education (MEP) considers the minimum age for driving in Costa Rica should be 21. Commission President Rocio Solis said that...

Ruta Madre: In Costa Rica We Drive On The Left, Pass On The Right

Drive on the left, pass on the right is the way we drive in Costa RicaTICO BULL by Rico – This past week I took to driving (professionally) again, giving my drivers some time off. In just three days I logged in more than...

The Potholes Are Back And With A Vengeance

TICO BULL by Rico – There was a time, not long ago, Costa Rica was the ‘pothole’ capital of Central America. Heck, all of the Americas. Those that know me personally, can remember the t-shirts I made, with a pothole warning sign in the front...

Moron Drivers

TICO BULL by Rico – The Q doesn’t normally report on traffic accidents. Impossible, not enough space on the internet to list them all. But this one is to point of the growing problem of lack of respect of traffic lights and stop signs. In this...

The Most Dangerous Roads In Costa Rica

(TICO BULL) A Youtube video by The Talko  listing the 10 most dangerous roads in the world inspired me to make a list of my own, a list of roads in Costa Rica that although may not be considered among the most dangerous outside...

Driving Courtesy In Costa Rica. Or Not.

QBLOGS - For the eighteen years that I have lived in Costa Rica, the majority of which have been in the Metropolitan San Jose area, I have witnessed some pretty horrific driving habits. I know that I am not the first to make such a...

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