Arts and culture in brief: the week ahead in Costa Rica
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Arts and culture in brief: the week ahead in Costa Rica

Katherine Stanley - July 29, 2016

The art space DESPACIO offers two new exhibitions by Florence Jung, of Switzerland and France – whose exhibit involves a quest to obtain all the copies of…

Sixth edition of the Envision Festival inspires music and love
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Arts and Culture
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Sixth edition of the Envision Festival inspires music and love

Amanda Zúñiga - March 2, 2016

During the sixth edition of the Envision Festival, Rancho La Merced in the southern Pacific beach town of Uvita filled with art, culture, music, permaculture, and contact…

International Film Festival, The Nutcracker, and other happenings around Costa Rica
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Arts and Culture
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International Film Festival, The Nutcracker, and other happenings around Costa Rica

Amanda Zúñiga - December 11, 2015

International Film Festival Approximately 45 films from all around the world will be screened at this year's festival. Locations include the Magaly Theater, 1887 Theater, La Aduana Theater, and…

Envision Festival announces 2016 music and arts lineup
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Arts and Culture
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Envision Festival announces 2016 music and arts lineup

Amanda Zúñiga - November 22, 2015

The sixth edition of the internationally renowned Envision Festival, which will take place in February on the majestic shores of Playa Uvita on Costa Rica's southern Pacific…

Brooklyn yoga studio plans fundraiser to protect Costa Rican rain forest
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Brooklyn yoga studio plans fundraiser to protect Costa Rican rain forest

Amanda Zúñiga - October 18, 2015

Willingness to look after Costa Rica's natural beauty can be found far outside this country's borders. The Yoga Sole Studio in Brooklyn, New York, aims to save Costa…

Guanacaste fest, AcroYoga and other happenings around Costa Rica
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Arts and Culture
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Guanacaste fest, AcroYoga and other happenings around Costa Rica

Amanda Zúñiga - July 24, 2015

Guanacaste’s Annexation Celebrations Every July 25, Costa Rica celebrates the anniversary of the day the Partido de Nicoya, now known as Guanacaste, became a part of Costa Rica.…

Costa Rica to celebrate world’s first International Yoga Day
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Newsletter
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Costa Rica to celebrate world’s first International Yoga Day

Gabriela Diaz - June 20, 2015

"Yoga has the power to bring the entire humankind together. It beautifully combines Gyan (knowledge), Karm (work) and Bhakti (devotion)," Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted last…

Yoga Day, Father’s Day exhibit and other happenings around Costa Rica
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Arts and Culture
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Yoga Day, Father’s Day exhibit and other happenings around Costa Rica

Amanda Zúñiga - June 19, 2015

Yoga: International Yoga Day Costa Rica will join the United Nations-decreed global celebration on Sunday, June 21, with free yoga workshops for all levels in all seven…

Overheard at Envision 2015
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Overheard at Envision 2015

Erin Morris - March 11, 2015

Envision Festival concluded its fifth edition on March 1st without any major hitches despite record-breaking attendance of about 5,500 people. Eco-conscious attendees from all over the world…

Envision kicks off with long lines, high spirits, community service
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Arts and Culture
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Envision kicks off with long lines, high spirits, community service

Erin Morris - February 27, 2015

Envision Festival kicked off its fifth edition Thursday in the Southern Pacific beach town of Uvita with a long line but mostly high spirits. It took some…