Sinéad O’Connor’s video on Facebook causes a stir
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Photos and Video
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Sinéad O’Connor’s video on Facebook causes a stir

The Tico Times - August 8, 2017

Irish singer – song-writer Sinéad O'Connor, who rose to fame in the eighties, suffers from a bipolarity disorder and expresses her depression publicly. The Irish Grammy Award…

Video of President Solís swallowing a wasp continues to circle the globe
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Video of President Solís swallowing a wasp continues to circle the globe

L. Arias - June 21, 2017

Almost a week after the video of President Luis Guillermo Solís accidentally swallowing a wasp was seen around Costa Rica, the close encounter is still making a…

PHOTOS: Hurricane Otto begins path of destruction through Central America
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Caribbean
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PHOTOS: Hurricane Otto begins path of destruction through Central America

AFP - November 23, 2016

Otto, the tropical storm that returned to Category 1 hurricane status on Wednesday evening, has already begun affecting parts of Panama and Nicaragua. The sixth Atlantic storm of the…

PHOTOS: Chasing Moby at Uvita’s Whale and Dolphin Festival
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Activities
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PHOTOS: Chasing Moby at Uvita’s Whale and Dolphin Festival

Kristel Segeren - September 16, 2016

The annual Whale and Dolphin Festival was held earlier this month for the eighth time in the small, Pacific coast town of Uvita. September is probably the best…

PHOTOS: Independence Eve Lantern Parade
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Arts and Culture
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PHOTOS: Independence Eve Lantern Parade

Jennifer Murillo - September 15, 2016

Happy Independence Day, Costa Rica! As is tradition, last night children all over the country paraded through the streets with homemade lanterns, or faroles, and other lit-up creations.…

PHOTOS: The rainy season in Jacó
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Costa Rica
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PHOTOS: The rainy season in Jacó

Joe Tabacca - September 12, 2016

It's the rainiest time of the year in much of Costa Rica, including along the central Pacific coast. Thunderstorms roll across the ocean and afternoon downpours are a…

PHOTOS: Afro-Caribbean Day in Limón
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Arts and Culture
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PHOTOS: Afro-Caribbean Day in Limón

Nathalie Vigini - September 1, 2016

Each year, Costa Rica's Caribbean port town Limón throws a party on Aug. 31 to celebrate its vibrant Afro-Caribbean culture. The main event is a parade, which…

PHOTOS: Celebrating Costa Rica’s national parks
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Conservation
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PHOTOS: Celebrating Costa Rica’s national parks

Erin Skoczylas - August 24, 2016

Each year on August 24, Costa Rica celebrates its national parks, one of the country's most impressive legacies. More than one-quarter of this small country's land is protected. The…

PHOTOS: Celebrating Costa Rican moms
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Arts and Culture
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PHOTOS: Celebrating Costa Rican moms

Arnaldo González - August 15, 2016

On this Mother's Day, we asked photographer Arnaldo González to capture Costa Rican mothers around San José. To all the moms out there, for all the hard…

PHOTOS: Guanacaste celebrates 192 years of being part of Costa Rica
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Arts and Culture
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PHOTOS: Guanacaste celebrates 192 years of being part of Costa Rica

Jill Replogle - July 25, 2016

Monday marked the 192nd anniversary of the day the Partido de Nicoya, today known as Guanacaste, decided to become part of Costa Rica. Each year on July 25, the…