The weekend of Palm Sunday, on March 29, is the unofficial start to spring break in Costa Rica. School lets out for the Easter holiday and those with vacation time head to the beach. Unfortunately, the weekend signaled an unusually deadly start to the festivities.
The U.S. Department of Justice said Carl Mark Force and Shaun Bridges kept a large amount of the Bitcoin from undercover transactions made as part of efforts in 2013 to find evidence against Silk Road mastermind Ross Ulbricht, or “Dread Pirate Roberts.”
“Several years ago, before receiving his pilot’s license, the co-pilot was in psychological treatment for a longer period for observable suicidal tendencies,” Dusseldorf prosecutors, who are leading the German investigation, said Monday.
Holy Week in Guatemala was declared Intangible Culture Patrimony of the Nation in 2008 with the backing of UNESCO.
Representatives of the main tourism business chambers are not happy with municipalities that plan to enforce the ban.
Scuba diving had long been a distant dream, a vague desire that didn’t seem truly possible. I have never lived near an ocean, nor even a comfortable distance from an ocean. I loved the idea of diving, but I also loved the idea of time travel and telekinesis – for years, they all seemed equally far-fetched. Now I would finally have the chance to breathe underwater. Something that had existed only in movies would at last become real.
More than 700 traffic cops will be spread out across the country during the holiday week, mostly around popular tourist destinations.
Authorities finished counting votes on Friday night — almost four weeks after election day.
According to a joint report from WHO, UNICEF and Costa Rican health and water authorities, an estimated 50 percent of the water destined for Costa Rican homes and businesses is wasted because of poor infrastructure, leaks, overflowing tanks and poor water management.
Messi, the reason most spectators bought tickets, did not play because of a foot injury. And organizers played the wrong music for the Salvadoran national anthem, confusing and irritating the players.