Costa Rica Coffee Guide

The Tico Times Weekly Digest: Oct. 29, 2018

October 29, 2018

Another Monday, another Digest. This week we report from the Toucan Rescue Ranch, which hosted the 2018 Sloth Ironman Games.

Read the stories mentioned above:

The Tico Times three-part series: Fleeing Nicaragua

Part I – The escape

Part II – Joining forces against the government

Part III – Fight another day

Fabricio Alvarado leaves Restauración Nacional and creates new party

Far-right former army captain Jair Bolsonaro elected president of Brazil

Spain’s police seize massive cocaine haul in banana cargo

Reforestation through subsidization – Bringing back Costa Rica’s forests one farm at a time

Trump – US to begin cutting aid to Central America over migrant caravan

Off the Eaten Path – La Tacopedia

You may be interested

From the Weeping Woman to the Naked Gringo, a guide to Costa Rica’s spookiest folklore
Happy Halloween
5455 views
Happy Halloween
5455 views

From the Weeping Woman to the Naked Gringo, a guide to Costa Rica’s spookiest folklore

Mitzi Stark - October 31, 2020

Creepy tales are all a part of folklore. Halloween is not considered a traditional holiday in Costa Rica, but the…

The high stakes of digital slots: How casinos beat the competition for Costa Rican players
Advertorial
433 views
Advertorial
433 views

The high stakes of digital slots: How casinos beat the competition for Costa Rican players

The Tico Times - October 31, 2020

It is difficult – if not impossible – to imagine an industry better equipped to keep pace with its own…

President Carlos Alvarado vetoes Costa Rica’s controversial trawling project
Environment
1571 views
Environment
1571 views

President Carlos Alvarado vetoes Costa Rica’s controversial trawling project

Alejandro Zúñiga - October 30, 2020

President Carlos Alvarado on Friday announced that he has vetoed a project that would have authorized trawl fishing in Costa…