Holi Festival of Colors to celebrate Indian diaspora with colored powder
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Holi Festival of Colors to celebrate Indian diaspora with colored powder

Robert Isenberg - March 5, 2015

It sounds like such a great idea: Get a bunch of people together and celebrate love by hurling colored powder in the air. Like Christmas and Dyngus…

Costa Rica’s capital is ready for holiday celebrations
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Events
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Costa Rica’s capital is ready for holiday celebrations

L. Arias - December 25, 2014

Christmas and year-end celebrations in Costa Rica involve activities all across the country, but some of the most popular events take place in San José. In the…

It’s Christmas time in the city
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Arts and Culture
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It’s Christmas time in the city

Robert Isenberg - November 22, 2014

Week-long Carnavales de Limón liven up Caribbean
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Week-long Carnavales de Limón liven up Caribbean

Robert Isenberg - October 14, 2014

In so many ways, the Caribbean Carnaval is unique, both in Costa Rica and around the world. Unlike most “carnivals” in existence, the weeklong festival in Puerto…

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Bullfighting Costa Rica-style and a carnival atmosphere at the Fiestas de Zapote

Corey Kane - December 27, 2013

In the ring, a crowd of more than 100 mostly young men enclosed in a semicircle crept towards an orange gate. The announcer’s voice filled the wooden…