What to do this Valentine’s Day in San José
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What to do this Valentine’s Day in San José

Katherine Stanley - February 9, 2016

[caption id="attachment_87770" align="aligncenter" width="470"] (Courtesy of the Little Theatre Group)[/caption] Valentine’s Day is upon us once more, filling San José’s streets with hopeful flower sellers, its restaurants…

Park Love: A photo story of San José PDA
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Park Love: A photo story of San José PDA

Tico Times Staff - February 14, 2014

If you have ever walked through a San José park, you have probably seen people making out in a San José park. Or you have at least…

Love in the cards
Valentine's Day
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Valentine's Day
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Love in the cards

Zach Dyer - February 14, 2014

There is a beauty parlor in San José where lonely hearts go. Off San José’s main thoroughfare, Avenida 2, below a residential tower, down a flight of…

Florists pining for customers on Valentine’s Day amid lower sales
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Florists pining for customers on Valentine’s Day amid lower sales

Zach Dyer - February 14, 2014

Florists in San José’s Central Market are looking to move a lot of roses this Valentine’s Day despite weaker sales in recent years. “The rose is love,…

Nothing says ‘I love you’ like a day at the beach (or a jungle spa)
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Nothing says ‘I love you’ like a day at the beach (or a jungle spa)

L. Arias - February 13, 2014

Valentine’s Day falls on a Friday this year, and many local tourism businesses are offering discounts on hotels, local flights, one-day tours and romantic dinners. Most discounts…

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Honduran lawmaker wants to give $2,500 to couples married for 45 years

Matt Levin - February 6, 2014

Marriage on the rocks? Maybe an infusion of cash can save your holy matrimony. Honduran lawmaker Augusto Cruz Asensio proposed a bill that would reward couples for…