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Photos: Costa Rica facing the coronavirus pandemic

Here are scenes from Costa Rica as it faces the coronavirus pandemic.

Year in Review: Our top photos of 2019

Costa Rica is an incredibly photogenic country, and we have enjoyed chronicling our adventures this year.

Year in Review: Our top photos of 2018

Costa Rica is an incredibly photogenic country, and we have enjoyed chronicling our adventures this year.

Around the world in a Costa Rica Nativity scene

Adelia Oreamuno's Nativity scene takes the viewer on a world tour.

Sinéad O’Connor’s video on Facebook causes a stir

Irish singer – song-writer Sinéad O'Connor, who rose to fame in the eighties, suffers from a bipolarity disorder and expresses her depression publicly. The Irish...

Video of President Solís swallowing a wasp continues to circle the globe

The curious event prompted laughter and praise around the globe - and even a comparison between Luis Guillermo Solís and Chuck Norris.
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Guanacaste’s Artistic Heritage: The Tradition of Chorotega Pottery

Many know the Guanacaste province as a paradisiacal place, ideal for a vacation. Although it is one of Costa Rica’s most beautiful areas, with...

Record Tourism Numbers Challenge Costa Rica’s Local Housing Market

The Costa Rican Tourism Institute (ICT) reported a 14.5% increase in visitation from January to June of this year compared to last year’s numbers,...

Coffee and Banana Production Decline Hits Costa Rican Agriculture

Costa Rica's agricultural sector has experienced several problems this year. Although, in general terms, the country's economic activity continues to grow, albeit at a...