Dining options for your New Year’s celebrations
Events
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Events
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Dining options for your New Year’s celebrations

Elizabeth Lang - December 23, 2016

New Year’s is right around the corner, and Costa Rica offers various options for those seeking to enjoy a delicious meal along with family and friends. Sedate, luxurious…

Delicious eats for your holiday celebrations
Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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Delicious eats for your holiday celebrations

Elizabeth Lang - December 16, 2016

If you’ve got any room left in your belly after the delectable tamales most of us will eat this holiday season in Costa Rica, you might find…

The 12 best Costa Rican-made holiday gifts from the Mercado Tropical
Artists
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Artists
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The 12 best Costa Rican-made holiday gifts from the Mercado Tropical

Elizabeth Lang - December 9, 2016

The holiday season has arrived, and along with it, the Mercado Tropical, which will take place again this year at the urban market shopping center Combai in…

Thanksgiving feasts, festivities abound in Costa Rica 2016
Holidays
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Holidays
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Thanksgiving feasts, festivities abound in Costa Rica 2016

Katherine Stanley - November 22, 2016

Hungry for turkey and all the fixings? A wide array of options are available for Thanksgiving revelers this year. Here are just a few of the best…

Supreme Court bans use of national symbols in liquor ads
Booze
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Booze
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Supreme Court bans use of national symbols in liquor ads

L. Arias - July 24, 2016

As Costa Ricans celebrate one of the country's most patriotic holidays Monday, the ads for the beer they'll be drinking should, if legal, be notably unpatriotic. The Constitutional…

What’s open and what’s closed during Easter Holy Week
Business
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Business
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What’s open and what’s closed during Easter Holy Week

L. Arias - March 22, 2016

Following a decision by Casa Presidencial and the Labor Ministry last week, most public offices are closed for the entire Easter Holy Week, which began on Monday. Some banks and public…

Zapote Festivities, Traditional Tope, and other happenings around Costa Rica
Arts and Culture
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Arts and Culture
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Zapote Festivities, Traditional Tope, and other happenings around Costa Rica

Amanda Zúñiga - December 25, 2015

Festejos de Fin de Año de San José (Zapote) This mega-fest in the eastern San José district of Zapote offers a little bit of everything. Find all types…

PHOTOS: Christmas 2015
Arts and Culture
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Arts and Culture
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PHOTOS: Christmas 2015

Alberto Font - December 25, 2015

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Merry Christmas!
Holidays
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Holidays
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Merry Christmas!

Alberto Font - December 24, 2015

Holidays in Costa Rica: Baby Jesus is more popular than Santa Claus
Dining and Nightlife
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Dining and Nightlife
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Holidays in Costa Rica: Baby Jesus is more popular than Santa Claus

L. Arias - December 20, 2015

Despite all of the marketing efforts to make Santa Claus the star of Christmas in Costa Rica, 39 percent of Tico parents polled in a survey last month…