Monday 24 February 2020

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Rincon de La Vieja volcano eruption (photos)

At 12:13 pm, Thursday, January 30, 2020, a phreatic eruption occurred in the Rincon...

Playas del Coco Betting On Cruise Tourism With Dock Construction

Playas del Coco, Guanacaste, could become a tourist destination specialized in the attention of...

Sailboat catches fire in front of Ocotal beach: four tourists and two crew saved

Six people (four tourists and two crew) were rescued on Thursday afternoon after a...

Car Stuck On Beach At Playas Del Coco

Several videos on social networks show the problems the driver when his/her vehicle got...

Whale Runs Ashore in Playa Cabuyal

A more than 20 meters whale ran aground in Playa Cabuyal, in Papagayo, Guanacaste,...

U.S. Mother, Son Killed Crash On Way To Liberia Airport; Father Out Of Hospital

(Q COSTA RICA) Enisha Robertson, the 38-year-old American and her six-year-old son died in...

Baby Racoon Looking For Help Follows Young Couple

The Fuerza Publica (national police) and the SINAC (conservation authority) rescued a baby raccoon...

Ferry In The Tempisque River Could Return During Closure of The La Amista Bridge

The ferry could return to cross the waters of the Tempisque River, one of...

6 arrested as suspected of robbing tourists at Playa Penca, Guanacaste.

Six people (three men and three women) were arrested Monday, suspected of robbing tourists...

Indenpdence Torch On Tico Soil!

The Independence Day Torch (Antorcha de la Libertad) arrived in Costa Rica this Friday...

23 Public Spaces In Guanacaste Now Have Free Wi-Fi

A total of 23 public spaces in Guanacaste now have free Wi-Fi, thanks to...

Volcanologist for a day: Super Volcano of Costa Rica

This August 31 and September 1, Volcanes Sin Fronteras-VSF, offers a visit the Rincon...

OIJ detain a man suspected of spreading child pornography in Guanacaste

Judicial agents, after investigations, surveillance and follow-up, succeeded in arresting Wednesday morning a 28-year-old...

President Alvarado Booed In Guanacaste

"That is democracy...let them try a little north from here...," said President Carlos Alvarado...

Boooomba! Happy July 25th or Guanacaste Day in Costa Rica

Every July 25 Costa Rica celebrates Guanacaste Day, a holiday celebrating Costa Rica's annexation...

Puente La Amistad Soon To Be Closed For 2 Months For Repairs

Soon, the Consejo Nacional de Vialidad (Conavi) - National Road Council - will carry...

5.5 Quake Shakes Guanacaste Sunday

A 5.5 quake shook muchof northern Guanacaste Sunday afternoon, its epicenter 31 kilometers south...

Sun, Sand and Sea: Uber At The Beach

Uber Costa Rica this week announced it now offers services now in the Pacific...

Finquero In Shootout With Police Then Barricades Himself in Guanacaste

After shooting and wounding two policemen and remaining entrenched for several hours in his...

Crash leaves one dead and six injured in Liberia (Photos)

Saturday afternoon, a crash between a bus and avehicle resulted inone dead and six...

Fiscalia concludes investigation in aerial tragedy that killed 12

The Fiscalía Adjunta de Nicoya (Deputy Prosecutor's Office of Nicoya) confirmed that it has...

Senior becomes the first fatality due to strong winds that hit the country

A senior lost his life after being hit by a branch that fell from...

Guanacaste On Fire! Bomberos Attend 400 Brush Fires A Week

The number of brush fires (incidencias charrales in Spanish) is on the increase and...

71-year-old American drowns in Playa Negra

The Organismo de Investigación Judicial (OIJ) confirmed that the person drowned in Playa Negra,...

Manitoba (Canada) premier tweets photos of snow while vacationing in Costa Rica

Manitoba (Canada) Premier Brian Pallister appeared to marvel on social media in recent days...

Two Costa Rica Police Officials Arrested For Extorting Bribe From Canadian Tourists

Two officers of the Fuerza Pública (National Police) were arrested on Thursday (Nov. 29)...

Canadian Denounced For Feeding Crocodiles In Tamarindo

Ministry of Environment (MINAE) will be opening a case against a Canadian man, recorded...

False Alarm Reported Fallen Plane in Tamarindo

Several units of the Bomberos (Fire Department) and Cruz Roja (Red Cross) raced to...

US$1.6 Million Dollars Seized At Nicaragua Border

The Policia Control de Drogas (PCD) confirmed the seizure of US$1,617,259 dollars hidden in...

Sofía is Giraffe #13 is born in Costa Rica. She is from Guanacaste.

Saturday morning Sofia was born, giraffe number 13 that is gestated on Costa Rican...

Man Who Murdered His ‘Significant Other’ in Costa Rica Was Convicted in Nicaragua

After three years on the lam, a Nicaraguan man was arrested and convicted in...

2,793 people are in 29 shelters from the storm that affects Costa Rica since Wednesday

This morning, Saturday, a total of 2,793 people are in temporary shelters from the...

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