Photos: Costa Rica’s fantastic flora
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Photos: Costa Rica’s fantastic flora

Alejandro Zúñiga - January 9, 2019

Despite its size, Costa Rica contains more than 5 percent of the world's biodiversity. Reader Megan M. captured some of that biodiversity during a recent walk near…

Pic of the Day: Sunset over Jacó
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Jacó
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Pic of the Day: Sunset over Jacó

Alejandro Zúñiga - January 5, 2019

Preciosa Johnson captured these stunning photos of a recent sunset over the Pacific Ocean in Jacó, Puntarenas. [caption id="attachment_122516" align="alignnone" width="3024"] Courtesy Preciosa Johnson.[/caption] "It was my…

Pic of the Day: Rainbow over Santo Domingo
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Pic of the Day: Rainbow over Santo Domingo

Alejandro Zúñiga - December 22, 2018

SANTO DOMINGO, Heredia — Sunshine turned to cloudiness and a light rain Friday afternoon, but the result was a brilliant (but brief) rainbow over Costa Rica.

On top of the world at Chirripó
Chirripó
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Chirripó
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On top of the world at Chirripó

The Tico Times - November 29, 2018

The following is an excerpt from a Tico Times feature on Cerro Chirripó, Costa Rica's tallest mountain. Indigenous groups who lived in the shadow of Chirripó allegedly…

The history of chifrijo
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The history of chifrijo

Alissa Grosskopf - November 12, 2018

The owner of Cordero's Bar claims to have invented the legendary chifrijo. Want to learn more about the popular Costa Rican dish's history? Read here: http://www.ticotimes.net/2018/11/09/off-the-eaten-path-corderos-bar

Slothy Sunday
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Pic of the Day
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Slothy Sunday

Alissa Grosskopf - November 11, 2018

There is nothing better than a lazy – or should I say slothy – Sunday, enjoying some food in between naps. Check out our story about the 2018 Sloth…

Three days of mountain biking through Costa Rica
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Three days of mountain biking through Costa Rica

Alissa Grosskopf - November 11, 2018

See more pictures of last week's Ruta de los Conquistadores: http://www.ticotimes.net/2018/11/07/photos-la-ruta-de-los-conquistadores

Sustainable fashion
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Pic of the Day
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Sustainable fashion

Alissa Grosskopf - November 10, 2018

Teenagers Floriana Peralta and Lara Guardia created their brand, Chica Perica, about a year ago. It features accessories made from recycled materials. Read about their first runway: http://www.ticotimes.net/2018/11/06/teenage-designers-steal-the-show-at-costa-rican-fashion-show

Tico Times #TBT: Farmer
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Tico Times #TBT: Farmer

Alissa Grosskopf - November 8, 2018

Here's another one from our archives.

A fun night at Bebedero: liquor, sex talk and more
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Pic of the Day
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A fun night at Bebedero: liquor, sex talk and more

Alissa Grosskopf - November 7, 2018

On select Sundays, Bebedero is hosting an exclusive event. Over wine and cocktails girls can share stories about sex in a comfortable space and be entertained by…