A reader’s glimpse of Monteverde recovery
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A reader’s glimpse of Monteverde recovery

The Tico Times - October 19, 2017

Tico Times reader Margaret Burton wrote to us from the United States to share this photo taken by her brother-in-law Michael Giampetroni in Monteverde in the days following…

Ocean-gazing under the dome
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Ocean-gazing under the dome

The Tico Times - October 17, 2017

Renowned Costa Rican pianist and composer Manuel Obregón, artist Carlos Hiller, underwater photographer Simón Bolivar, LUZ ART and the Children's Museum in San José have joined forces…

Queen of the Avenida
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Queen of the Avenida

The Tico Times - October 15, 2017

This edition of #WhereInCostaRica? comes to us today via Love in Translation. It's clearly a Chepe scene – but can you pinpoint where in San José this regal…

U.S.-bound – and delighted
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Giving Back
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U.S.-bound – and delighted

The Tico Times - October 12, 2017

Seven young Costa Ricans got a very pleasant surprise Thursday when they found out they'd won scholarships to study in the United States. Duván Ramírez, Fiorella Poveda,…

A helping hand in La Cruz, Guanacaste
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A helping hand in La Cruz, Guanacaste

The Tico Times - October 11, 2017

Officials from the National Police, Coast Guard, the Intelligence and Security Division (DIS) and the Municipality of La Cruz, Guanacaste, visited the northern Guanacaste communities of  Las…

Espressivo brings ‘Battlefield’ to National Theater for iconic building’s anniversary
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Espressivo brings ‘Battlefield’ to National Theater for iconic building’s anniversary

The Tico Times - October 10, 2017

Costa Rica's National Theater is turning 120 – and the Teatro Espressivo Cultural Association (ACTE) is ready to help the country's cultural icon celebrate its birthday in a…

All together, boys
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All together, boys

The Tico Times - October 4, 2017

The members of the Costa Rican Men's National Team, or La Sele, pray before a training session at the Alejandro Morera Soto Stadium in Alajuela on Wednesday. The team…

Manuel Antonio’s official greeter
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Manuel Antonio’s official greeter

The Tico Times - October 1, 2017

Anyone who has visited Manuel Antonio National Park knows that a stroll along its paths can mean a close encounter with squirrel monkeys like this one – and…

Can you beat this view?
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Can you beat this view?

The Tico Times - September 30, 2017

Reader Jan Hart, a writer and artist who lives in the mountains outside the Southern Zone city of Pérez Zeledón, sent us this image of the view…

It’s not a proper Costa Rican outdoors adventure unless you’re teetering on a bridge
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It’s not a proper Costa Rican outdoors adventure unless you’re teetering on a bridge

The Tico Times - September 30, 2017

"Bridges in Costa Rica: gorgeous to behold, terrifying to cross!" That's how photographer Kristel Segeren described her image of this bridge near Tapantí National Park in the (currently…