PHOTOS: Costa Rica hosts World Meeting of Blue Zones
Costa Rica hosted the World Meeting of Blue Zones from Nov. 16-18. The event celebrated regions around the world where people exceed the average life expectancy, oftentimes reaching the age of 100 or more.
Costa Rica’s Blue Zone is located in the Nicoya Peninsula, encompassing five Guanacaste cantons: Santa Cruz, Hojancha, Carrillo, Nandayure and Nicoya.
Mónica Quesada is a Costa Rican photojournalist and former Tico Times photographer. Learn more about her work at her website.
You may be interested
Reminder: Costa Rica’s entry requirements during the coronavirus pandemicAlejandro Zúñiga - February 24, 2021
Since November 1, tourists from anywhere in the world can visit Costa Rica. Visitors can arrive to Costa Rica via…
Costa Rica details March friendlies against Mexico, Bosnia-HerzegovinaThe Tico Times - February 24, 2021
The Costa Rican men’s soccer team will face Bosnia-Herzegovina and Mexico in March friendlies, and the local federation has provided…
Costa Rica receives shipment of 92,400 more vaccinesAlejandro Zúñiga - February 24, 2021
Costa Rica received 92,430 doses of the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine on Tuesday night, the single-largest shipment delivered to the country, the Presidency…