Wild and untamed: Our Southern Zone Deep Dive
Southern Zone
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Southern Zone
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Wild and untamed: Our Southern Zone Deep Dive

Alexander Villegas - April 9, 2019

Costa Rica’s Southern Zone is one of the most biodiverse regions in the world, beloved by travelers from around the planet. It’s also Costa Rica’s poorest. The…

Costa Rica
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The Tico Times Weekly Digest: April 8, 2019

Alexander Villegas - April 8, 2019

This week in Costa Rica (April 8, 2019) ------------------------------------------------------------------------ Featured News Stories ------------------------------------------------------------------------ Tourism Board invests $1.5 million in lifeguard program for Costa Rican beaches The morning-after…

The Tico Times Dispatch: March news roundup
Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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The Tico Times Dispatch: March news roundup

Alexander Villegas - April 3, 2019

Sergio Rojas, an indigenous leader, was murdered in his home; wildfires ravaged Nosara and Costa Rica is facing water cuts as El Niño bears down on Central…

Costa Rica
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The Tico Times Weekly Digest: April 1, 2019

Alexander Villegas - April 1, 2019

The Tico Times visits the southern zone, we launch a new episode of our podcast and give tips on how to stay safe in Costa Rica. This…

Trump cuts aid to Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador; threatens to close Mexican border
Central America
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Central America
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Trump cuts aid to Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador; threatens to close Mexican border

AFP - March 31, 2019

The White House on Sunday defended President Donald Trump's decision to cut off aid to three small Central American countries, insisting they weren't doing enough to stop…

News
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The Tico Times Weekly Digest: March 25, 2019

Alexander Villegas - March 25, 2019

An indigenous land rights leader was murdered in his home, four cases of measles detected in Costa Rica and La Sele falls to Guatemala. Read the stories…

Bribrí women commemorate Sergio Rojas and vow to keep his fight alive
Human rights
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Human rights
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Bribrí women commemorate Sergio Rojas and vow to keep his fight alive

Alexander Villegas - March 24, 2019

About 30 indigenous leaders, friends and family of Sergio Rojas gathered in the indigenous Bribrí community of Shiroles, about 20 km west of Puerto Viejo, to commemorate…

News
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The Tico Times Weekly Digest: March 18, 2019

Alexander Villegas - March 18, 2019

OIJ joins the investigation into two police officers, the 737 Max is banned from Costa Rican airspace and some awesome vigorones at the Santa Ana farmers market.…

A photo exhibit in Jacó connects with the “Divine Feminine”
Arts and Culture
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Arts and Culture
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A photo exhibit in Jacó connects with the “Divine Feminine”

Caeli Chesin - March 12, 2019

In the middle of trees, a woman looks straight forward. White paint covers her chest. Her mouth is slightly open, as if she's taking a breath. The…

News
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The Tico Times Weekly Digest: March 11, 2019

Alexander Villegas - March 11, 2019

International Women's Day, Vaso Lleno and talks in Nicaragua. These stories and more in this week's digest. Links to the stories below: ------------------------------------------------------------------------ Featured News Stories ------------------------------------------------------------------------…

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