Thanksgiving feasts, festivities abound in Costa Rica 2016
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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…

Recommended hotels and restaurants in Quepos and Manuel Antonio
Hotels
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Hotels
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Recommended hotels and restaurants in Quepos and Manuel Antonio

The Tico Times - October 20, 2016

Quepos and Manuel Antonio are one of Costa Rica’s top meccas of great hotels and restaurants, many with gorgeous ocean views, with options for all budgets and…

5 questions for a Costa Rican chef
Artists
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Artists
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5 questions for a Costa Rican chef

Amanda Zúñiga - July 3, 2016

Kembly Rodríguez, 28, is a self-taught chef completely devoted to culinary arts. She's worked in a variety of settings, but always dreamed of finding her own place –…

Burger King reopens Costa Rica operations
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Business
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Burger King reopens Costa Rica operations

L. Arias - June 16, 2016

Burger King is back in Costa Rica just eight months after the former franchisee closed its operations here due to financial woes. The first restaurant of the U.S.…

Meatless Monday initiative launches in Costa Rica
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Climate Change
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Meatless Monday initiative launches in Costa Rica

L. Arias - April 25, 2016

Costa Rica is officially joining the global initiative known as “Meatless Monday,” or Lunes sin Carne, meant to reduce meat consumption among the population. The local office of the animal…

Where can you eat Thanksgiving dinner in Costa Rica?
Dining and Nightlife
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Dining and Nightlife
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Where can you eat Thanksgiving dinner in Costa Rica?

Elizabeth Lang and Amanda Zúñiga - November 23, 2015

It's that time of year again for those who celebrate Thanksgiving: people who like to cook are making their final recipe selections and writing up their shopping…

Chili’s opens fourth restaurant in Costa Rica
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Business
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Chili’s opens fourth restaurant in Costa Rica

L. Arias - November 17, 2015

Casual Tex-Mex restaurant Chili's Grill & Bar on Monday opened a new location at Mall Paseo de las Flores in Heredia province, the chain's fourth in the country…

Toward a more distinctive Costa Rican cuisine
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Food
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Toward a more distinctive Costa Rican cuisine

Karl Kahler - August 18, 2015

As you plan the menu for feeding your family, have you considered serving more guaro? The Costa Rican Chamber of Restaurants (CACORE) on Tuesday unveiled its 2015…

Chifrijo-Gate moves forward as Costa Rica court to hear lawsuit against 49 businesses
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Business
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Chifrijo-Gate moves forward as Costa Rica court to hear lawsuit against 49 businesses

L. Arias - July 30, 2015

A civil court in the province of Cartago next week will begin hearing a case against 49 hotels, restaurants and bars being sued by a bar owner claiming unauthorized…

EXPHORE 2015 features Americas Culinary Cup, Barista Challenge
Events
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Events
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EXPHORE 2015 features Americas Culinary Cup, Barista Challenge

Amanda Zúñiga - June 13, 2015

The Costa Rican Hotels and Restaurants Expo, EXPHORE 2015, will showcase exciting products and services for the hospitality and gastronomy sectors at Pedregal Events Center, in San Antonio de Belén,…