W22 Galería hosts ‘Escazú Project’ exhibit
Arts and Culture
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Arts and Culture
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W22 Galería hosts ‘Escazú Project’ exhibit

Elizabeth Lang - April 19, 2018

Located in a small space at the corner of the Plaza del Río commercial plaza in Escazú, west of San José, you can find the W22 Galería,…

AP story on TT circled the globe
The Tico Times
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The Tico Times
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AP story on TT circled the globe

Contributors - April 19, 2018

(In 1979, Associated Press Special Correspondent Tad Bartimus wrote the following story about The Tico Times. It ran in dozens of papers throughout the world.) San José,…

Clubs and organizations in Costa Rica
Moving to Costa Rica
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Moving to Costa Rica
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Clubs and organizations in Costa Rica

Susan Liang - April 12, 2018

Looking for a support group, local activities, political kindred spirits or a way to pursue your favorite hobby in Costa Rica? Check out this partial list of…

Meet Costa Rica’s 48th president, Carlos Alvarado
Elections 2018
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Elections 2018
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Meet Costa Rica’s 48th president, Carlos Alvarado

AFP - April 1, 2018

Carlos Alvarado Quesada, is passionate about literature – with three published novels - and a musician who likes rock. He's also Costa Rica's president-elect after winning the…

What’s it really like to vote in Costa Rica? A new citizen’s perspective
Elections 2018
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Elections 2018
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What’s it really like to vote in Costa Rica? A new citizen’s perspective

Kate Galante - March 31, 2018

Comes that time of year when we must face the elections packet. Aghh! Pages and pages of obscure propositions and the names of obscure government officials. From…

The dream of a community called La Carpio
Op-Ed
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Op-Ed
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The dream of a community called La Carpio

Marielos Méndez - March 22, 2018

On Tuesday, March 21, the first phase of construction of La Carpio’s new primary school was officially inaugurated by President Luis Guillermo Solís, First Lady Mercedes Peñas,…

Our new Print Edition is here! Here’s where to find it
The Tico Times
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The Tico Times
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Our new Print Edition is here! Here’s where to find it

Katherine Stanley - March 7, 2018

Our second Special Print Edition is now available online or at points of distribution around the country, chock full of new content as well as special features…

What to do in Costa Rica: concerts, culture and love around the country
Events
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Events
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What to do in Costa Rica: concerts, culture and love around the country

Elizabeth Lang - February 16, 2018

With Valentine’s Day just behind us, it’s time to celebrate love in all of its expressions, as well as Costa Rica’s sunniest season, with a varied selection…

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

What to do during the high season: a few of our favorite summer events
Arts & Culture
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Arts & Culture
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What to do during the high season: a few of our favorite summer events

Katherine Stanley - December 18, 2017

With not only Christmas and New Year’s upon us, but also the best weather of the year in much of the country – sunny, dry and breezy…