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Trains And Drivers in Costa Rica Not An Easy Mix

Rico's TICO BULL - Trains and drivers in Costa Rica just don't seem to go together. Is it culture? Lack of respect? Or just bad driving? You name it. On Monday, the Incofer - the national railway - in its plan to make train travel...

“NoComaCuento”:f Tico Bull, Don’t Believe It!

Rico's TICO BULL - Several Facebook pages are using photos from 2016 to affirm that groups of Nicaraguans are burning the Costa Rican flag in different parts of the country. The image used belong, really, to a punk concert performed in Sabanilla de Montes de...

For Tortuguero Murder Suspect Nicaragua Justice May Better Serve

Rico's TICO BULL (Opinion) - The OIJ have their main. Following DNA and forensic evidence, for them, there is no doubt Alvin Diaz Hopkins is guilty of killing 31-year-old Arancha Gutiérrez López, on August 4, while the Spanish national was visiting Costa Rica with...

The Roads of Costa Rica Continue To Claim Lives

Rico's TICO BULL. The roads of Costa Rica continue to claim lives. A precast concrete highway barrier may not reduce the number of crashes, but would save the lives of many. Think there's enough money left over from the Marchamo paid annually on all vehicles circulating...

The “Rocas de Carretera”!

  Rico's TICO BULL - A Transito or Trafico (what a traffic police official is called in Costa Rica) sees an old car driving on the left lane of the Ruta 27. He's doing 40 kp/h in a 80 kp/h zone. The car is a...

Otto Guevara, The Perennial Presidential Wannabe Considering A New Political Party

Rico's TICO BULL - Otto Guevara, legislator, leader of the Partido Movimiento Libertario (ML) party and perennial presidential candidate (let's see he's run, unsuccessfully, every four years since 2002), says he is at the disposal of Fabricio Alvarado, presidential candidate for the Partido National...

Something is wrong here…the con job is over!

Rico's TICO BULL - Last Saturday, I had the occasion to visit the Irazu volcano. Didn't get to see much, it was late in the afternoon and clouded over. Besides it was a cool 11 Celsius (52 Fahrenheit) at 3,432 meters (11,259 feet) above sea...

Tico (Costa Rican) Road Engineering At Its Finest

TICO BULL takes you this morning Escazu, Calle Lajas in San Antonio de Escazú to be precise, where literally in the middle of the street sits a utility pole. For us living in Costa Rica this in itself is not news, except that we...

Why Can’t The Traffic Police Stop The Nightly Street Racing?

During the emergency, Monday night around 11:00pm, on the ruta 27, in Rio Oro de Santa AnaTICO BULL by Rico – Am I missing something here? Most of us who live in Santa Ana know well what goes on most nights on the stretch...

Women’s Group Warns Hurricane Otto Will Increase Violence Against Women

Women’s Group Warns Hurricane Otto Will Increase Violence Against WomenTICO BULL by Rico – What is totally bull is the message posted on Crhoy.com by Yaslin Cabezas on the call by the Acción Estratégica por los Derechos Humanos (Acceder) – Strategic Action for Human Rights...

Tico Legislators Have A Great Time In Nicaragua “Shopping and Drinking”

Photo from La Prensa in Nicaragua of Tico legislators, supposedly on a working trip to Managua, were seen shopping and drinking in MasayaTICO BULL – A group of Costa Rica’s legislator were in Nicaragua this weekend, to meet with their counterparts in Managua, to...

Ice Cream So Close You Can Taste It

From TICO BULL - Uber customers can have an ice cream delivered to them on Friday. In 400 cities around the world, Friday is #UberIceCream party. In San Jose (Costa Rica), from 11:00am to 3:00pm, Uber drivers will be deliver to their customers, at the...

Why Are There No Uber Women Drivers In Costa Rica?

  from TICO BULL - Everybody by now knows what Uber is. But can you quickly make a mental picture of a Uber woman driver? Probably not. I can’t. And why not? Off the top  of my head it probably has to do with safety, many...

What Can We Expect, Indeed

(TICO BULL) I have been driving since I was 16, more than 40 years now. I have driven in almost every country from Colombia to Canada. But, only in Costa Rica have I seen this and many other WTF! things. On Thursday, almost 10 years...

Why Aren’t Flights Diverted to the Liberia Airport????

TICO BULL - The closure of the San José (Juan Santamaria - SJO) international airport due to the volcanic ash from the Turrialba has caused many to ask the question, why not divert flights to Liberia (LIR)? The problems for doing so, to the best...

Words To Live By: “I Am Not Poor”, José “Pepe” Mujica

TICO BULL TIC- José Alberto "Pepe" Mujica Cordano (born 20 May 1935) has been President of Uruguay since 2010. A former urban guerrilla fighter with the Tupamaros and a member of the Broad Front coalition of left-wing parties, Mujica was Minister of Livestock, Agriculture,...

Politics and Its Politicians in “Ticolandia”

TICO BULL - This is a true tale of Costa Rica politics and its politicians. It's not made up and still unfolding. I'll keep you posted. Last week, now a former legislator, Ronal Vargas Araya, of the Frente Amplio (FA) party stood up in the...

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