Inside a Costa Rican microbrewery – at the beach
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Inside a Costa Rican microbrewery – at the beach

Elizabeth Lang - January 24, 2018

Imagine yourself sitting at the beach on a very warm, sunny Costa Rican afternoon. It’s the perfect scenario for a cold handcrafted beer. And you’re in luck,…

Yoga in Costa Rica: top tips to align your body during class
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Yoga in Costa Rica: top tips to align your body during class

Elizabeth Lang - January 24, 2018

Every year, people from around the world come to Costa Rica to practice yoga – whether they are experienced, erstwhile or brand-new practitioners. From beachfront to cityscape, Kundalini…

The growth of the Tamarindo Diria Hotel
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The growth of the Tamarindo Diria Hotel

Elizabeth Lang - January 24, 2018

It's a landmark on Tamarindo's main road and in many ways a symbol for the rapid growth of the area: the Hotel Diria, a hotel that has…

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…