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Starbucks Adds Visitor Center to Its Costa Rican Coffee Farm

Starbucks Adds Visitor Center to Its Costa Rican Coffee Farm

Q COSTA RICA  – Starbucks announced plans to open a visitor center on its farm in Costa Rica sometime next year. The immersive coffee farm and café are meant to complement Starbucks’ Siren Retail premium brand by providing customers the opportunity to lean about coffee at origin. The 242 hectare (600-acre) Hacienda Alsacia farm is […]

Woman Is 13th Victim of Thursday’s Cinchona Bus Crash

Woman Is 13th Victim of Thursday’s Cinchona Bus Crash

(QCOSTARICA) Miriam Lilliana Carranza Soto is the 13th victim of the Cinchona bus crash on Thursday. The 58 year-old woman died in hospital this early morning (Saturday). Hospital Mexico spokesperson Susana Saravia, confirmed the woman lost her battle at 3:20am. Carranza was one of the 31 passengers travelling on the bus that lost control in […]

Poas Volcano Eruption on Tuesday

Poas Volcano Eruption on Tuesday

(QCOSTARICA) The Poas volcano, northwest of San Jose, on Tuesday (August 16, 2016), at 2:09pm local time, erupte with a column of gas that rose to a height of 100 metres above the crater (2,808  metres – 9210.24 ft – above sea level). The activity lasted 2 minutes. Watch the video by the national volcanoligical […]