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Pic of the Day: Dressed in black, women march in memory of Allison Bonilla
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Pic of the Day: Dressed in black, women march in memory of Allison Bonilla

Alejandro Zúñiga - September 7, 2020

Thousands across the country marched Sunday in memory of Allison Bonilla, María Luisa Cedeño and other women who have been victims of femicides in Costa Rica. "The…

Pic of the Day: Andrey Amador represents Costa Rica at Tour de France
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Other Sports
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Pic of the Day: Andrey Amador represents Costa Rica at Tour de France

The Tico Times - September 1, 2020

Andrey Amador is the lone Costa Rican cyclist at the 2020 Tour de France. The prestigious cycling event began August 29 and ends September 20 — delayed…

Pic of the Day: Spectacular coastlines in Guanacaste, Costa Rica
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Pic of the Day
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Pic of the Day: Spectacular coastlines in Guanacaste, Costa Rica

The Tico Times - August 14, 2020

Bordered on two sides by water, it's no surprise Costa Rica has many spectacular beaches. Some of the best are in the province of Guanacaste, with its…

Pic of the Day: Hiking through Irazú Volcano National Park
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Pic of the Day
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Pic of the Day: Hiking through Irazú Volcano National Park

The Tico Times - July 6, 2020

Irazú Volcano National Park is best known for views of the volcanic craters, but a second, lesser-known sector of the park is almost as breathtaking. Located 4…

Pic of the Day: A Holy Week virtual service
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Pic of the Day
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Pic of the Day: A Holy Week virtual service

The Tico Times - April 8, 2020

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, Costa Rica has suspended all mass gatherings, including church and other religious services. The lack of religious ceremonies has proven especially noteworthy…

Pura Vida from home: Costa Rica virtual vacation
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Photos & Video
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Pura Vida from home: Costa Rica virtual vacation

Alejandro Zúñiga - March 31, 2020

The coronavirus has forced many of us to forgo vacations for social distancing. Work-from-home has replaced waterfalls; Netflix has replaced nature; "pandemic" has replaced "Pura Vida." Wherever…

Photos: Costa Rica facing the coronavirus pandemic
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Photos & Video
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Photos: Costa Rica facing the coronavirus pandemic

The Tico Times - March 17, 2020

Costa Rica on Monday declared a state of emergency in response to the coronavirus pandemic. Among the measures enacted by Costa Rica to slow the spread of…

Pic of the Day: Sea turtle in Puntarenas, Costa Rica
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Pic of the Day
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Pic of the Day: Sea turtle in Puntarenas, Costa Rica

The Tico Times - February 28, 2020

The Marine Park in Puntarenas, Costa Rica, was founded in 2002. It was created (by Law No. 8065) in the former yards of the Pacific Railroad with the…

Pic of the Day: Cerro Pasquí, Cartago
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Pic of the Day
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Pic of the Day: Cerro Pasquí, Cartago

The Tico Times - February 26, 2020

Tico Times reader Daniel Bogarin shared his photo of Cerro Pasquí, an extinct volcano near the slopes of Costa Rica's mighty Irazú. Bogarin says it's easy to…

Pic of the Day: The yellow-tailed oropendola
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Pic of the Day
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Pic of the Day: The yellow-tailed oropendola

The Tico Times - February 24, 2020

Start your week as we did: By listening to the unique call of the Montezuma oropendola, a bird endemic to southern Mexico and parts of Central America.…