October in Costa Rica: when the Caribbean comes a’callin’
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October in Costa Rica: when the Caribbean comes a’callin’

The Tico Times - October 15, 2018

Costa Rica's Caribbean coast is famously exempt from many of the typical weather patterns in the rest of the country. In fact, September, October and November, the…

Fighting for women’s issues with art
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Fighting for women’s issues with art

Alissa Grosskopf - October 7, 2018

Andrea Bravo, a student at the University of Costa Rica, is trying to use art to raise awareness about women's issues. She is always looking for new…

Espresso with a kick
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Espresso with a kick

Alissa Grosskopf - October 6, 2018

The "carajillo" drink at Franco's in Barrio Escalante is sure to wake you up at any time of the day. The espresso is mixed with┬áLicor 43 and…

CEPIA hosts Black & White party to raise money for children
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Changemakers
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CEPIA hosts Black & White party to raise money for children

Alissa Grosskopf - September 25, 2018

The nonprofit association┬áCulture, Education and Psychology for Infants and Adolescents (CEPIA) is hosting a Black & White party to raise money for 600 children living in extreme…

Four Seasons Resort hosting job fairs across Costa Rica
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Four Seasons Resort hosting job fairs across Costa Rica

Alissa Grosskopf - September 19, 2018

The Four Seasons Resort at the Peninsula Papagayo is looking for employees. The resort is hosting job fair events throughout Costa Rica to find bilingual receptionists, airport…

Farewell, work week
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Farewell, work week

Katherine Stanley - February 9, 2018

Thanks to reader Robert Murray, who sent us this photo of a recent sunset at his home in Nosara, on the Guanacaste coast in northwestern Costa Rica.…

Summer delight
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Summer delight

The Tico Times - February 8, 2018

January had an unusual number of rainy days in store for much of Costa Rica, but so far, weather-wise, February has been... well, let's just say ahhhhhhh.…