A look back at our 5 questions for Costa Rican photographer Ivannia Alvarado
Weekend Arts Spotlight
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Weekend Arts Spotlight
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A look back at our 5 questions for Costa Rican photographer Ivannia Alvarado

Elizabeth Lang - October 14, 2018

Our Weekend Arts Spotlight feature has profiled a lot of artists and gone through several changes throughout the years. One artist we profiled is now the reporter…

5 questions for a Costa Rican art historian, gallery owner and critic
Weekend Arts Spotlight
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Weekend Arts Spotlight
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5 questions for a Costa Rican art historian, gallery owner and critic

Elizabeth Lang - July 29, 2018

Getting immersed in the world of arts and culture, analyzing it as a means of philosophical enjoyment, and using his abilities in the art business is something…

Bryn’s ‘pura vida’: how Costa Rica inspired a teenager’s musical legacy
Arts & Culture
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Arts & Culture
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Bryn’s ‘pura vida’: how Costa Rica inspired a teenager’s musical legacy

Elizabeth Lang - July 25, 2018

The year is 1998. A couple in Langley, British Columbia, is excited to welcome their first and only child: Bryn Hutchinson. Bryn’s parents are Marian Buechert, a…

5 questions for a Costa Rican arts and culture manager
Weekend Arts Spotlight
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Weekend Arts Spotlight
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5 questions for a Costa Rican arts and culture manager

Elizabeth Lang - July 22, 2018

When the Costa Rican cultural manager Iris Lam was a child living in the province of Puntarenas, she was constantly surrounded by art and culture. Whether it…

5 questions for a Venezuelan artist in Costa Rica
Weekend Arts Spotlight
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Weekend Arts Spotlight
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5 questions for a Venezuelan artist in Costa Rica

Elizabeth Lang - July 15, 2018

Art as a passion and a tool for the communication of complex messages of hope, all influenced by the sociopolitical crisis of her home country: that's what…

Jacob Babchuk Gallery launches exhibit at Juan Santamaría Airport
Arts & Culture
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Arts & Culture
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Jacob Babchuk Gallery launches exhibit at Juan Santamaría Airport

Elizabeth Lang - July 12, 2018

The Jacob Babchuk Gallery in Escazú has displayed works from its private art collection for the enjoyment of the public at the Juan Santamaría Airport (SJO), located…

Inside Costa Rica’s Pride
Costa Rica Pride
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Costa Rica Pride
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Inside Costa Rica’s Pride

Elizabeth Lang - July 10, 2018

To clearly understand the significance of last week's Pride March in Costa Rica, we must go back to January, the month in which the pride on display last Sunday…

5 questions for a Costa Rican musician, dancer and model
Weekend Arts Spotlight
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Weekend Arts Spotlight
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5 questions for a Costa Rican musician, dancer and model

Elizabeth Lang - July 8, 2018

Costa Rican musician, dancer and model David Castillo has forged a short yet passionate path through the arts since he was four years old, exploring various artistic…

What to do on the 4th of July in Costa Rica
Events
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Events
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What to do on the 4th of July in Costa Rica

Elizabeth Lang - July 3, 2018

Looking for a place to celebrate the 242nd Independence Day of the United States here in Costa Rica? Here are two activities you can enjoy with your…

Hotel program conserves scarlet macaws in the Central Pacific Area
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corporate social responsibility
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Hotel program conserves scarlet macaws in the Central Pacific Area

Elizabeth Lang - July 2, 2018

Costa Rica is home to approximately 1,600 scarlet macaws or ara macaos, a population that is distributed throughout Central Pacific Conservation Area (600), the Osa Conservation area…