• Squaremouth travel insurance button 468x106
  • Tico Travel Surfing
  • Costa Rica Real Estate
VIDEO: Check out the epicenter of Costa Rica’s annual Romería
Costa Rica
4158 views
Costa Rica
4158 views

VIDEO: Check out the epicenter of Costa Rica’s annual Romería

The Tico Times - August 1, 2018

In this time-elapse video, Jonathan Jiménez captures the scene in front of the Basílica de Nuestra Señora de Los Angeles in Cartago, east of San José. Hundreds…

Costa Rica
6276 views

Millions expected in annual Costa Rica pilgrimage

Diego H - August 1, 2017

From the print edition Nearly 400 years ago, a small black stone statue of a Madonna and child was discovered perched on a boulder in the forest…

PHOTOS: Thousands walk to Cartago to visit ‘La Negrita’
Arts and Culture
5054 views
Arts and Culture
5054 views

PHOTOS: Thousands walk to Cartago to visit ‘La Negrita’

The Tico Times - August 2, 2016

Every year, an estimated two million people from across Central America leave their homes and walk to the Basílica de Nuestra Señora de Los Ángeles in Cartago, east of…

PHOTO REPORT – Faces of the faithful: A journey along Costa Rica’s romería
Arts and Culture
3684 views
Arts and Culture
3684 views

PHOTO REPORT – Faces of the faithful: A journey along Costa Rica’s romería

The Tico Times - August 2, 2015

CARTAGO – A 60-year-old man from San Pedro again walks the road towards the Basílica de Nuestra Señora de Los Ángeles in Cartago. His white hair partially hidden under a…

Catholic faithful begin annual pilgrimage to Costa Rica’s Basilica de Los Ángeles
Arts and Culture
3668 views
Arts and Culture
3668 views

Catholic faithful begin annual pilgrimage to Costa Rica’s Basilica de Los Ángeles

Amanda Zúñiga - July 31, 2015

This weekend, pilgrims from across Costa Rica will begin walking – if they haven't already – to the Basílica de Nuestra Señora de Los Ángeles for an annual pilgrimage of…

19 photos from Costa Rica’s annual romería
Arts and Culture
2082 views
Arts and Culture
2082 views

19 photos from Costa Rica’s annual romería

The Tico Times - August 2, 2014

Every year, an estimated 2 million people from across Central America leave their homes and begin walking to the Basílica de Nuestra Señora de Los Ángeles in Cartago, east…

La Negrita, please fix my peacock
Arts and Culture
2422 views
Arts and Culture
2422 views

La Negrita, please fix my peacock

The Tico Times - July 31, 2014

On Friday and Saturday, thousands of Catholics will converge on the Basilica de Nuestra Señora de Los Ángeles in Cartago for Costa Rica's annual pilgrimage, the romería. Many pilgrims…

President Solís to sit out annual Costa Rican religious pilgrimage to Cartago
Arts and Culture
3685 views
Arts and Culture
3685 views

President Solís to sit out annual Costa Rican religious pilgrimage to Cartago

The Tico Times - July 29, 2014

President Luis Guillermo Solís said that he would not participate in the annual pilgrimage to Cartago’s Basilica of the Angels, known as the romería, this weekend. Solís…

Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!