In his new book “Point West: The Political History of the Guanacaste National Park Project,” the former Minister of Environment and Energy under President Óscar Arias tells of Oliver North’s airstrip in Guanacaste and the Arias administration’s fight to turn it and the forest around it into a national park.
Agüizotes encompass all aspects of life: love, death, birth, luck, and the small daily annoyances that plague us all.
The mobile library offers newspapers, books, educational games, computers and even Wi-Fi for children and adults in communities across the Limón region.
Photos from last night’s traditional lantern parade in Heredia. The parade is meant to symbolize the 19th-century journey that brought the message of Central American independence to Costa Rica.
Costa Rica’s 17th annual International Book Fair kicked off Friday with poetry readings from inmates from La Reforma and Buen Pastor prisons.
Each year, Costa Rica’s Caribbean port town Limón throws a party to celebrate its vibrant Afro-Caribbean culture. Enjoy a photo gallery of this year’s parade through the streets of Limón.
Ligia Isabel Salazar is on a mission to create awareness about the social, cultural and nutritional value of Costa Rican blue corn.
On this Mother’s Day, photographer Arnaldo González brings us portraits of Costa Rican mothers.
Itai Hagage loves drawing cartoons, he loves surfing, and he loves drawing cartoons on surfboards. Watch this video in which he explains his craft.