Saturday, 8 August 2020

A challenging 12 days ahead drivewise in Costa Rica

Rico's DIGEST - In a few days, on Monday, August 10, most of the...

Americans can after all arrive in Costa Rica starting August 1, but they really, really have to want to

(Rico's TICO BULL) As I've expressed it before, "everything simple made difficult" is the...

Sharing the road with cyclists

(Rico's Digest) Our friend Joan Ritchie Dewar posted photos of what we all who...

Is travel to Costa Rica based on citizenship or destination?

Rico's Tico Bull - On Thursday, at the daily noon presser, the Minister of...

Closed borders pose risk to Costa Rica’s tourism and economic recovery

(Rico's DIGEST) OPINION - If the country, come August 1, continues to prohibit the...

Even if you think the pandemic is a lie, wear a mask, keep your distance

(Rico's Digest) OPINION - To all who believe, are convinced the coronavirus pandemic is...

Apart we can soon be together again

Rico's DIGEST - Here we are, Monday, July 13, at the start of a...

Reviving U.S. tourism in Costa Rica, a 4-point solution

RICO'S DIGEST - Costa Rica's main source of tourists is being left high and...

My continuing saga with the AyA…

Rico's DIGEST - In May I wrote about my outrageous water bill, a whopping...

A meme that can’t offend anyone?

Finally, I found a meme than can't offend anyone.  

Minister’s scarf casues online shitstorm. Don’t we have more important issues at the moment?

Rico's TICO BULL - Now this is worrisome. In six days when we've had...

There are still those who don’t get it…

Rico's TICO BULL - Browsing social networks I still am amazed at how some,...

Take note of the crazy traffic changes in Pavas that went into effect Monday

Rico's TICO BULL - It took me some time to understand what was happening....

Walmart Exploiting Our Love of Bananas

Vice.com's Munchies reports that at Walmart, it's all about the banana. "You may associate...

The failed gambit: AyA will correct May billing starting June 22

(QCOSTARICA) The 'gambetto' didn't pay off. The long list of complaints forced the  Acueductos...

Mayan calendar was WRONG and world will end ‘this week’; Do they know when the beaches in Costa Rica will be reopened?

(RICO'S DIGEST) Most of the world started using the Gregorian calendar back in 1582,...

Can tenants re-negotiate with landlords if their financial situation does not improve?

RICO'S DIGEST - At the beginning of the health emergency, many people managed to...

Why doesn’t Costa Rica join Panama?

Rico's Digest - As many of you who follow me know I am an...

From the historical to the hysterical

UPDATE: June 16. The AyA admitted to an error and will be correcting all...

Security Minister wanting a border wall? WTF?

(RICO'S DIGEST) - I couldn't believe what I was hearing the other day watching...

Whom to believe, hackers or your BCR bank?

(Rico's Digest) “To our great regret, executives, employees, regulators, Visa and Master Card are...

“I didn’t think it would happen to me”

Rico's Digest - "I Didn't think it would happen to me" is a phrase...

AyA has not read meters since March 20 and charged an estimated fee each month

Rico's TICO BULL -  Have you checked your water bill lately, other than just...

What about the tourists? Will they will be allowed to come soon?

Rico's Digest - As of now, borders are restricted until June 15. In today's...

Minister Daniel Salas prescribed Nayib Bukele “ubicatex”

(Rico's Digest) Costa Rica's Health Minister, Daniel Salas, prescribed a good dose of "ubicatex"...

Please Extend Driving Permit for Tourists During National Emergency

Rico's Tico Bull - "Please Extend Driving Permits for Tourists during Quarantine" is the...

Price of Oil Dropped Below US$0 on Monday, But Don’t Worry Fuel Prices In Cosa Rica Will Continue High

OPINION - Rico's Digest - On Monday, vendors of contracts for crude oil were...

Costa Rica Needs To Work, Work, Work (Trabajar, Trabajar, Trabajar)

Rico's Digest - It's been some time since I've heard the words "trabajar, trabajar,...

Why did Ortega praise Costa Rica for COVID-19?

Rico's Digest - Daniel Ortega, President of Nicaragua, reappeared on Wednesday, April 15, after...

Feeling Worried In Costa Rica, While In Nicaragua …

Rico's Digest - I dare say that Nicaragua could become the New York or...

Practical Plate Guide: Can You Drive Today?

UPDATE: Plates ALLOWED to circulate today, Sunday, April 12, from 5 am and 5...

Lockdown A La Tica (Costa Rican Style)!

Rico's Digest - Costa Rica has joined the other countries of the Americas, Colombia,...

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