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

The Tico Times - July 15, 2016

You knew it was coming: Costa Rica's own Pokemon Go Pub Crawl, organized by Carpe Chepe tonight in downtown San José, complete with Pokemon experts, four shots,…

5 questions for a Costa Rican chef
Artists
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Artists
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5 questions for a Costa Rican chef

Amanda Zúñiga - July 3, 2016

Kembly Rodríguez, 28, is a self-taught chef completely devoted to culinary arts. She's worked in a variety of settings, but always dreamed of finding her own place –…

In Search of Sustainable Seafood in Playa Grande
Conservation
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Conservation
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In Search of Sustainable Seafood in Playa Grande

Lauren Hackney - May 18, 2016

Costa Rica’s environmental achievements are well known. The country is advancing toward carbon neutrality, using renewable energy sources to generate electricity, and protecting more than 25 percent…

VIDEO: The best of Costa Rica craft beer
Business
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Business
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VIDEO: The best of Costa Rica craft beer

Lindsay Fendt and Michael Krumholtz - May 10, 2016

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ls2GKA8AOnU Every good revolution starts as a crazy idea. When the first dedicated brewers began making cerveza artesanal in Costa Rica, they were met with legal and logistical…

VIDEO: Rebooting Costa Rican cuisine at Al Mercat
Business
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Business
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VIDEO: Rebooting Costa Rican cuisine at Al Mercat

The Tico Times - March 21, 2016

Chef José González has a frenetic passion about food, if anyone couldn’t tell from the beet he had just pulled out of the ground and was now…

Rodrigo Brenes wants to take over the world, one ice cream cone at a time
Business
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Business
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Rodrigo Brenes wants to take over the world, one ice cream cone at a time

The Tico Times - March 19, 2016

As I walk in the door of the home-office-ice cream factory that Rodrigo Brenes shares with his architect girlfriend, he's intensely waiving his imaginary conductor's baton at…