• Cielo Vista

A special Tico guest at the State of the Union

January 28, 2014

Costa Rica’s Carlos Arredondo, left, holds Jeff Bauman’s crutches while U.S. President Barack Obama delivers the State of the Union address. Last April, Arredondo ushered Bauman to medical treatment during the Boston Marathon terrorism attack, in which Bauman lost both his legs. Arredondo, 53, and Bauman, 27, have become close friends, and visited Costa Rica together last year. First Lady Michelle Obama invited the pair as special guests to the State of the Union in Washington, D.C. Tuesday night.

 

Facebook Comments

You may be interested

Expohore 2019 reflects growth of tourism in Costa Rica
Travel and Tourism
27 views
Travel and Tourism
27 views

Expohore 2019 reflects growth of tourism in Costa Rica

Jacob Spetzler - June 15, 2019

The Costa Rican Hotels and Restaurants Expo, Exphore, took over the Pedregal Events Center in Heredia from Tuesday to Thursday…

Why Americans are saying ‘yes’ to dental tourism in Costa Rica
Sponsored content
244 views
Sponsored content
244 views

Why Americans are saying ‘yes’ to dental tourism in Costa Rica

James Madigan / CostaRicaDentalGuide.com - June 15, 2019

When I look in the mirror and see my beautiful, straight white teeth, I know that I’m one of the…

The rise of the #metoo movement through the eyes of two Costa Rican teenage girls
Editorial
975 views
Editorial
975 views

The rise of the #metoo movement through the eyes of two Costa Rican teenage girls

Fiorella Bolaños Gutierrez and Maia Madrigal Frid - June 14, 2019

Women are speaking up like never before, telling their stories about sexual abuse and harassment, holding some of the most…

Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!