No menu items!

COSTA RICA'S LEADING ENGLISH LANGUAGE NEWSPAPER

HomePacific islands

Pacific islands

Aid effort kicks in after ‘monster’ cyclone ravages Vanuatu

Oxfam's Vanuatu director Colin Collet van Rooyen: "This is likely to be one of the worst disasters ever seen in the Pacific, the scale of humanitarian need will be enormous...entire communities have been blown away."
spot_img

Latest News

Future Integrity Of Costa Rica Hydroelectric Dam: “Unforseeable”

International experts are being sought to address an ongoing...

Costa Rica’s Cuartel Bellavista

On December 1, 1948, at the Bellavista Barracks, José...

Popular Articles

Tourism in Costa Rica Affected by Poor Road Conditions

Costa Rica’s Road infrastructure is as bad as it’s ever been. The result of which is a new setback for tourism, economic reactivation and...

Costa Rica Loses to Germany 4 – 2 but Show Their Character

"We showed character and a strong mentality," defender Oscar Duarte said Thursday after Costa Rica lost 4-2 to Germany, a result that saw both...

Costa Rica Boy Snatched By Crocodile In Front Of His Family

Costa Rica authorities continued their search for a small boy that was attacked by a large crocodile late Sunday afternoon. The boy was spending...

Waldorf Astoria Hotel to Open in Costa Rica in 2025

The new Waldorf Astoria Guanacaste Hotel from Hilton's luxury portfolio is under construction in Playa Penca, Costa Rica, and will be inaugurated in 2025. The...

How Could U.S. Sanctions On Nicaragua Gold Effect Illegal Mining In Costa Rica?

U.S. President Joe Biden recently signed an executive order that bans U.S. companies from doing business in the Nicaragua gold industry. At the same...

Costa Rica’s Juan Santamaría International Airport Opens New Food Section

On Tuesday, a new commercial area was inaugurated inside the Juan Santamaría International Airport. The two-story building has modern furnishings, state-of-the-art equipment and innovative and...

FIFA World Cup Trophy Welcomed in Costa Rica

Yesterday, the World Cup Trophy arrived in Costa Rica as part of its tour before the 2022 World Cup to be hosted by Qatar....

Migrants Return to Venezuela After US Veto

Amid hugs, tears of joy and frustration, hundreds of Venezuelan migrants returned to their country on Wednesday after a failed attempt to reach the...

Costa Rica Suspends Friendly Match with Iraq

Costa Rica on Wednesday suspended a friendly match scheduled for Thursday against Iraq after being forced to stamp passports at the border of that...

First Women Referee in Historic Costa Rica vs. Germany World Cup Match

Costa Rica vs. Germany will be historic: Stéphanie Frappart will lead an all-female referee team in the decisive World Cup match. Frappart is about to...
spot_img

Slices of home to help expats ward off homesickness in Costa Rica

Over the last 30 years I have been successfully relocating scores of expats to Costa Rica. About forty percent who move here return home....

Costa Rican soccer player Bryan Ruiz officially retires from National Team

Bryan Ruiz Gonzalez played for the Costa Rican National Team for 17 years. 'El Capi,' announced he would hang his cleats for good after...

Honduras Statue Burning Festival: A Protest of Crimes and Injustices

Fifteen giant fiberglass statues, including one with the face of murdered environmentalist Berta Cáceres, will be burned this Saturday in protest against crimes and...

Costa Rica National Museum commemorates the Abolition of the Army

On Saturday, December 3, and Sunday, December 4, 2022, the National Museum of Costa Rica (MNCR) will commemorate the Abolition of the Army with...

Costa Rica Loses to Germany 4 – 2 but Show Their Character

"We showed character and a strong mentality," defender Oscar Duarte said Thursday after Costa Rica lost 4-2 to Germany, a result that saw both...
The Tico Times | Costa Rica News | Travel | Real Estate

Compare