Puerto Viejo Deep Dive: Costa Rica free from plastic
Changemakers
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Changemakers
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Puerto Viejo Deep Dive: Costa Rica free from plastic

Sandy Sandoval - January 26, 2019

In the hustle and bustle of modern life, single-use plastics – straws, coffee stirrers, bags, bottles and most food packaging – can be synonymous with convenience, but…

The Tico Times’ March print edition: Puerto Viejo, safe travels and more
Tico Times Deep Dive
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Tico Times Deep Dive
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The Tico Times’ March print edition: Puerto Viejo, safe travels and more

Katherine Stanley - January 25, 2019

Our upcoming quarterly Tico Times print edition will put our Puerto Viejo Deep Dive into the hands of readers, explore expert tips for traveling and living safely…

Puerto Viejo Deep Dive: Speeding on Route 256 killing animals, reshaping mobility
Tico Times Deep Dive
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Tico Times Deep Dive
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Puerto Viejo Deep Dive: Speeding on Route 256 killing animals, reshaping mobility

Duncan Anderson - January 24, 2019

PUERTO VIEJO, Limón — Upgrades to Route 256 in Limón, the main road stretching 20 kilometers through several South-Caribbean tourist towns, has raised far-reaching questions about the benefits…

Puerto Viejo Deep Dive: Surfing the Caribbean’s gnarly waves
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Limón
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Puerto Viejo Deep Dive: Surfing the Caribbean’s gnarly waves

Manuel Martinez - January 20, 2019

Sunshine, surfing and reggae make Puerto Viejo one of the preferred destinations of many Costa Ricans. There’s something about the Caribbean that makes you relax, and feel at…

Puerto Viejo Deep Dive: Cancún crossroads, preserving culture forged by hardship
Tico Times Deep Dive
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Tico Times Deep Dive
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Puerto Viejo Deep Dive: Cancún crossroads, preserving culture forged by hardship

Alejandro Zúñiga - January 17, 2019

PUERTO VIEJO, Limón — On Costa Rica’s southern Caribbean coast, you’re equally as likely to find a restaurant serving rice-and-bean as you are to find one cooking gallo pinto.…

Rough edges and rich culture: Our Puerto Viejo Deep Dive
Tico Times Deep Dive
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Tico Times Deep Dive
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Rough edges and rich culture: Our Puerto Viejo Deep Dive

Alexander Villegas - January 15, 2019

Puerto Viejo isn’t for everyone. If you need your beach vacation to be peppered with air-conditioned rooms and restaurants; if you can’t comfortably share your room with…

Santa Teresa Deep Dive: A murder shatters the illusion of safety
Tico Times Deep Dive
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Tico Times Deep Dive
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Santa Teresa Deep Dive: A murder shatters the illusion of safety

Alissa Grosskopf - December 22, 2018

Santa Teresa was taken over by crowds, dressed in white and carrying flowers to the beach. They laid them on the sand as a gesture to mourn…

Santa Teresa Deep Dive: Cultures divide over herbicide
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pesticides
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Santa Teresa Deep Dive: Cultures divide over herbicide

Alexander Villegas - December 12, 2018

Stephanie Smith rallied the troops. They were assembling at the Cóbano municipal offices to take on a common enemy: glyphosate, the active ingredient in popular herbicides like…

Santa Teresa Deep Dive: The Bakery
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santa teresa
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Santa Teresa Deep Dive: The Bakery

Duncan Anderson - December 6, 2018

SANTA TERESA, Puntarenas — A place with great coffee is usually enough to make it stand out in a city, let alone a small beach town on…

Santa Teresa Deep Dive: Surfing in one of Costa Rica’s best beaches
santa teresa
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santa teresa
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Santa Teresa Deep Dive: Surfing in one of Costa Rica’s best beaches

Manuel Martínez - December 5, 2018

Santa Teresa de Cóbano is one of my favorite spots on earth. It’s a great mix between jungle and ocean with green to blue waters. There are…