Want to rent a plug-in hybrid car in Costa Rica? Now you can
Eco Transportation
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Eco Transportation
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Want to rent a plug-in hybrid car in Costa Rica? Now you can

Elizabeth Lang - March 15, 2018

On Tuesday the businesses Edventure Travel and Adobe Rent-a-Car released the first 4x4 plug-in hybrid rental car, a new sustainable transportation option for those who prefer an…

Headed your way: a second Special Print Edition
The Tico Times
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The Tico Times
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Headed your way: a second Special Print Edition

The Tico Times - February 6, 2018

There's a lot to talk about in Costa Rica these days, and we're proud to announce that our second Tico Times Special Print Edition will be published…

Costa Rican airline Nature Air to resume operations
Airlines
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Airlines
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Costa Rican airline Nature Air to resume operations

Elizabeth Lang - February 2, 2018

The Civil Aviation Administration (DGAC) has lifted its temporary suspension of the Costa Rican airline Nature Air, imposed Jan. 11. The suspension came in the wake of…

How the Tamarindo Labyrinth was created
Travel & Tourism
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Travel & Tourism
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How the Tamarindo Labyrinth was created

Elizabeth Lang - January 29, 2018

SANTA ROSA, TAMARINDO, GUANACASTE – Nature abounds in all colors, sizes and shapes at La Senda farm. "La Senda" means "the path," or the path in life,…

PHOTOS: A glimpse of the Tamarindo Art Wave Festival
Events
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Events
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PHOTOS: A glimpse of the Tamarindo Art Wave Festival

Elizabeth Lang - January 26, 2018

The second edition of the Tamarindo Art Wave Festival started on Jan. 25, with a wide range of performances, art exhibits and a wide range of activities. Here's a…

Inside a Costa Rican microbrewery – at the beach
Activities
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Activities
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Inside a Costa Rican microbrewery – at the beach

Elizabeth Lang - January 24, 2018

Imagine yourself sitting at the beach on a very warm, sunny Costa Rican afternoon. It’s the perfect scenario for a cold handcrafted beer. And you’re in luck,…

The growth of the Tamarindo Diria Hotel
Business
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Business
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The growth of the Tamarindo Diria Hotel

Elizabeth Lang - January 24, 2018

It's a landmark on Tamarindo's main road and in many ways a symbol for the rapid growth of the area: the Hotel Diria, a hotel that has…

VIDEO: Four things to avoid in your first surfing lesson
Travel and Tourism
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Travel and Tourism
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VIDEO: Four things to avoid in your first surfing lesson

Elizabeth Lang - January 21, 2018

It's hard to spend any amount of time at Tamarindo Beach, on Costa Rica's northwestern Pacific coast, without taking part in its main attraction: its renowned surf…

A lunchtime classic: the Costa Rican casado
Plato del Día
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Plato del Día
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A lunchtime classic: the Costa Rican casado

The Tico Times - January 15, 2018

Are you hungry? Ready to tuck into Costa Rica's best-known traditional dish? A casado is your answer, and generally includes rice, beans, some protein – in this case,…

Costa Rica ranks high in new U.S. travel information system
Travel News
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Travel News
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Costa Rica ranks high in new U.S. travel information system

AFP - January 10, 2018

The U.S. State Department unveiled a new system Wednesday to inform its citizens about travel safety around the world by introducing a four-point country safety ranking  and…