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.
As Americans, we have the freedom to live almost anywhere in the world. With its relaxed culture and breathtaking landscapes, Costa Rica is one...
The Points Guy has compiled a list of bargain fares between the United States and San Jose Costa Rica (SJO) and Liberia (LIR) starting...
As of January 18 the Health Ministry reported 5365 cases were registered, 4 deaths and 401 people remain hospitalized, 11 in private centers and...