A lot of baby turtle tracks were spotted on the south beach of Flamingo over the holidays, as well as one lone turtle trying to make its way back to the ocean. That turtles are returning to lay eggs on this beach is great news. With so much change in the environment and harvesting of turtle eggs, every surviving turtle is a wonder.
Surfside resident Sharon Castillo Sánchez has opened a new sushi restaurant, Temptation Sushi, at the intersection to Potrero, across the street from Banco Nacional. The restaurant is open Monday through Saturday, 3-9 p.m., and offers two-for-one sushi during happy hour, 5-6 p.m. For takeout orders, call 8345-0248.
Ulrik Oldenburg and wife Dagmar Vanegas celebrated the renewal of their marriage vows on a sunset sail Dec. 28 on the Sea Bird Sailing. The event was a big surprise to Dagmar; Ulrik was able to keep the secret until he went down on bended knee and asked her again for her hand in marriage. Friends and family were aboard the catamaran to witness the memorable event.
You may be interested
Costa Rica issues invitation to Commission on Human Rights following murder of Bribrí leaderAFP and The Tico Times - March 23, 2019
Costa Rica on Friday invited the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) to visit indigenous territories in the country’s southern…
Costa Rica falls to Guatemala, 1-0, in soccer friendlyAFP and The Tico Times - March 23, 2019
The Guatemalan national soccer team defeated its Costa Rican counterparts 1-0 on Friday night in a friendly in the Guatemalan…
Vaccinating children against measles is ‘an obligation’ for adults in Costa RicaAlejandro Zúñiga - March 23, 2019
Measles have been reintroduced in Costa Rica this year thanks to two foreign families that vacationed or reside here and…