She listens happily as cafetales grow back through fresh cement, as condominiums crumble into dust,
In a binational relationship, the person who gets to live in his or her native country doesn't always have the upper hand.
Most any journey by car or bus in greater San José is, well, less than life-affirming. The train, however, cuts through barriers.
Choteo, verbal play to take someone down a peg, has a central role in Costa Rican culture and language. It also presents a challenge to those trying to break new ground.
In this Valentine's Day-inspired return of the "Maeology" column, Katherine Stanley Obando explores Costa Rican terms for love.
The Tico Times is on the lookout for Costa Rican love stories; share yours and be entered in a raffle for our latest book.
This week we celebrate Social Tourism, so the Costa Rican Tourism Institute recognized this Wednesday the work of 36 organizations committed to the Social...
The San Cristóbal volcano, the highest and most active peak in Nicaragua (northwest), registered this Sunday an explosion of gases and ashes up to...
US airlines are bracing customers for what will probably be another bumpy holiday weekend as the industry struggles to manage a surge in travel...