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Video: Puma caught in Tibás released into wild

The animal was fitted with a GPS-enabled collar before it was set free at an undisclosed location.

National Geographic highlights Costa Rica in ‘Untamed’ series

The National Geographic series will showcase Costa Rica as an ecotourism destination, and as a champion of sustainability and research.

Our favorite photos from the Costa Rica Animal Rescue Center

The Tico Times visited the Costa Rica Animal Rescue Center, a non-profit with a mission to rescue, rehabilitate and release animals back into their natural habitat. Check out our favorite photos.

10 great hotels in Arenal for backpackers, billionaires and everyone in between

From its backpackers hostels to its world-class resorts, the Arenal region near La Fortuna is brimming with good hotels for all budgets.

Arenal: If you weren’t looking for adventure, you’ve come to the wrong place

Arenal is the unofficial capital of adventure tourism in Costa Rica — whitewater rafting, ziplining, canyoning, mountain biking, horseback riding, all-terrain vehicles — and all of these adventures are served up with a few spoonfuls of fear.

Costa Rica unveils new stations in Corcovado National Park to attract tourism

Costa Rican President Luís Guillermo Solís on Friday unveiled new installations designed to attract increased tourism to Corcovado National Park.
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Costa Rica’s Blue Economy Boosted by Landmark Bond Issue

IDB Invest announced a partnership with Banco Nacional de Costa Rica (BNCR) to launch Costa Rica's first blue bond. IDB Invest committed $25 million...

CONMEBOL’s Copa America Chaos: A Warning for 2026 World Cup Organizers

The chaotic scenes at the CONMEBOL's Copa America final have raised serious questions for the organizers of the 2026 World Cup which will be...

Renewable Energy: Costa Rica’s Secret Weapon in Global Semiconductor Race

Costa Rica hopes to become a semiconductor hub and boost its economy. The country must compete against other major powers in the field, especially...