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Tourism Board warns against possible phone scams
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Tourism Board warns against possible phone scams

Alejandro Zúñiga - September 18, 2019

Costa Rica's Tourism Board (ICT) issued a statement warning the public against a telephone scam carried out by people posing as members of the government agency. ICT…

Equipment failures causing missed approaches, cancellations at Costa Rica’s busiest airport
Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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Equipment failures causing missed approaches, cancellations at Costa Rica’s busiest airport

Alejandro Zúñiga - September 17, 2019

Issues with the instrument landing system, coupled with the rainy season weather, have caused numerous missed approaches and flight cancellations at Costa Rica's busiest airport. Fourteen flights…

First look: Costa Rica’s new tourism campaign in the United States
Eco tourism
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Eco tourism
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First look: Costa Rica’s new tourism campaign in the United States

Alejandro Zúñiga - September 5, 2019

Costa Rica this week launched a new tourism campaign in major U.S. and Canadian markets. Branded "Only the Essentials," the marketing push promotes Costa Rica as “an…

Watch: Feet away from a humpback whale off the coast of Costa Rica
Tourism
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Tourism
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Watch: Feet away from a humpback whale off the coast of Costa Rica

Alejandro Zúñiga - September 4, 2019

I recently went on a family road trip down Costa Rica's Pacific Coast. Over a long weekend, we stopped in Manuel Antonio, Uvita and at Finca 6.…

Airport expansion leads to higher capacity, fewer delays at SJO
Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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Airport expansion leads to higher capacity, fewer delays at SJO

Alejandro Zúñiga - September 3, 2019

Juan Santamaría International Airport is accommodating more airplanes with greater efficiency thanks to recent infrastructure improvements, Costa Rica's Civil Aviation Authority (DGAC) says. According to DGAC, the…

From ‘No Artificial Ingredients!’ to ‘Save the Americans’: Costa Rica’s tourism campaigns
Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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From ‘No Artificial Ingredients!’ to ‘Save the Americans’: Costa Rica’s tourism campaigns

Alejandro Zúñiga - September 3, 2019

Costa Rica's economy relies on tourism, and the country has worked hard to increase the flow of international visitors to the country. Monday, the Costa Rican Tourism…

Tourism vs. ecosystem: Dock project angers some in Puerto Viejo
Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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Tourism vs. ecosystem: Dock project angers some in Puerto Viejo

Alejandro Zúñiga - August 27, 2019

Update [Aug. 29 at 9 a.m.]: The Municipality of Talamanca is inviting all interested residents of Puerto Viejo to an open forum about the dock project. The discussion…

Costa Rica on a budget: Three cheap vacation destinations
Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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Costa Rica on a budget: Three cheap vacation destinations

Alejandro Zúñiga - July 13, 2019

Want to vacation in Costa Rica without breaking the bank? The Costa Rican Tourism Board (ICT) has released a short list of options for exploring on a…

Pic of the Day: Hiking Jacó
Destinations
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Destinations
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Pic of the Day: Hiking Jacó

Alejandro Zúñiga - July 9, 2019

Jacó, Puntarenas — Jacó Beach is one of the most popular destinations in Costa Rica due to its relative proximity to San José and its surfing conditions. While…

‘Come to Limón’: Costa Rica launches tourism campaign for Caribbean
Tourism
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Tourism
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‘Come to Limón’: Costa Rica launches tourism campaign for Caribbean

Alejandro Zúñiga - July 4, 2019

The Costa Rican government has launched "Come to Limón: ¿Qué te nace hacer en el Caribe?," a tourism campaign intended to boost local tourism to Limón. According…

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