Planet-friendly fusion cuisine: a meal at Cala Luna
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Planet-friendly fusion cuisine: a meal at Cala Luna

Elizabeth Lang - January 24, 2018

Cala Luna, the sustainable boutique hotel in Langosta Beach, Guanacaste, has a menu on a mission. All of the dishes at the seaside restaurant are prepared with…

First-time mistakes to avoid when visiting Costa Rica
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First-time mistakes to avoid when visiting Costa Rica

Katherine Stanley - January 4, 2018

For our 2017-2018 High Season Print Edition, we brought together a group of long-time Costa Rican residents – and our favorite urban tourism guru – to discuss their tips…

Our Costa Rica insiders reveal their favorite hidden gems
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Travel & Tourism
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Our Costa Rica insiders reveal their favorite hidden gems

Katherine Stanley - January 2, 2018

For our 2017-2018 High Season Print Edition, we brought together a group of long-time Costa Rican residents – and our favorite urban tourism guru – to discuss their tips…

National Geographic-Lindblad Expeditions ship makes first visit to Osa Peninsula
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Cruises
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National Geographic-Lindblad Expeditions ship makes first visit to Osa Peninsula

The Tico Times - December 8, 2017

National Geographic and Lindblad Expeditions touched down for the first time on Costa Rica's renowned Osa Peninsula this week for a visit to the Caminos de Osa…

What should I pack on my trip to Costa Rica?
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Travel & Tourism
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What should I pack on my trip to Costa Rica?

The Tico Times - December 5, 2017

If you want to know what items visitors to Costa Rica most often forget to bring – or regret bringing – just ask a hotel owner. To…

Open doors, bright lights: Marina Pez Vela’s community outreach in Quepos
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Open doors, bright lights: Marina Pez Vela’s community outreach in Quepos

Elizabeth Lang - November 29, 2017

QUEPOS, Puntarenas – The fate of this small coastal town has often been determined by external influences: the Standard Fruit Company, Palma Tica and, more recently, a…

Serenity Boutique Hotel offers quiet retreat for Central Pacific visitors
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Destinations
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Serenity Boutique Hotel offers quiet retreat for Central Pacific visitors

Elizabeth Lang - November 21, 2017

Quepos just got a little calmer. The hotel formerly known as La Sirena, in the heart of the Central Pacific coastal town, relaunched this month under a…

Amateur Fishing Club names 2017 Tarpon Champion
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Amateur Fishing Club names 2017 Tarpon Champion

Todd Staley - November 15, 2017

There are sounds, sights, and smells associated with events that happen in our lives. Later, when something similar passes by, an instant replay video appears in our…

PHOTOS: A walk in Cahuita National Park
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PHOTOS: A walk in Cahuita National Park

Kristel Segeren - September 28, 2017

Recommended: PHOTOS - Celebrating independence in Limón When you think of Costa Rica's Caribbean shores, things like a laid-back vibe, coconut dishes and calypso might pop up…

Protest, or normal San José traffic? Who can tell?
Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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Protest, or normal San José traffic? Who can tell?

The Tico Times - September 18, 2017

National Federation of Public Transport union members took to the streets of San José on Sept. 18 to protest a proposed public transport reform. The tried-and-true protest technique,…