Hiking Chirripó: Journey to the top of the world
Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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Hiking Chirripó: Journey to the top of the world

Alejandro Zúñiga - December 29, 2018

CERRO CHIRRIPÓ — My biggest piece of advice as you hike Costa Rica’s tallest mountain: Don’t look up. If you do, you’ll understand exactly how much farther…

OIJ finds female body near where Carla Stefaniak went missing
Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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OIJ finds female body near where Carla Stefaniak went missing

Alejandro Zúñiga - December 3, 2018

Judicial Investigation Police (OIJ) on Monday confirmed to The Tico Times that they have discovered a female body near the Airbnb property where missing tourist Carla Stefaniak had…

The Tico Times visits Puerto Viejo
Limón
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Limón
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The Tico Times visits Puerto Viejo

The Tico Times - November 29, 2018

Reach international and Costa Rican tourists with Puerto Viejo features in The Tico Times — the only English-language news source in Costa Rica with online, video, audio…

Tips for meaningful travel in Costa Rica
Travel & Tourism
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Travel & Tourism
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Tips for meaningful travel in Costa Rica

Alejandro Zúñiga - November 7, 2018

Like many who have visited the country, Ann Becker fell in love with Costa Rica when she vacationed here in 2005. Since then, Becker has dedicated her…

The Tico Times visits Santa Teresa
Destinations
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Destinations
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The Tico Times visits Santa Teresa

Katherine Stanley - November 4, 2018

It's a tough job, but someone's gotta do it: Our entire editorial team will be in Santa Teresa this week for in-depth coverage of one of Costa…

Selina hosts entrepreneur road trip through Costa Rica and Panama
Travel & Tourism
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Travel & Tourism
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Selina hosts entrepreneur road trip through Costa Rica and Panama

Alissa Grosskopf - November 3, 2018

Twelve entrepreneurs from 11 countries are packing their backpacks to join Selina on a road trip through Panama and Costa Rica, traveling from one of its hostels…

Transformational travel in Costa Rica: Turning the flat world round
Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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Transformational travel in Costa Rica: Turning the flat world round

Alissa Grosskopf - October 16, 2018

The sound of roaring water and the fear in my body drown out the encouraging shouts of my group behind me. I take one unsteady step forward.…

New Liberia Airport Shuttle serves visitors to Guanacaste, Costa Rica
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New Liberia Airport Shuttle serves visitors to Guanacaste, Costa Rica

Liberia Costa Rica Airport Transfers - October 5, 2018

LIBERIA — Daniel Oduber Quiros International Airport served nearly 1.2 million tourists in 2016, a 33 percent jump compared to the year before. Costa Rica is setting…

The Tico Times Dispatch: What’s in Costa Rica’s tax-reform bill?
News
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News
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The Tico Times Dispatch: What’s in Costa Rica’s tax-reform bill?

Alexander Villegas - September 28, 2018

The streets of Costa Rica have been bogged down by protests since Sept. 10, when public-sector unions called for a general strike to oppose a proposed tax-reform…

Costa Rica’s ongoing strike hits tourism industry hard
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Travel & Tourism
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Costa Rica’s ongoing strike hits tourism industry hard

Alejandro Zúñiga - September 22, 2018

The strike that has been gripping Costa Rica since Sept. 10 has begun taking its toll on one of the nation’s biggest industries: tourism. Several small business…