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80 years of illegal (tarpon) immigration
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80 years of illegal (tarpon) immigration

Todd Staley - May 17, 2019

They enter through Panama at the canal and head in both directions. Some go south, settling in Colombia and as far south as Ecuador. Others head north…

First sail on a fly
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First sail on a fly

Todd Staley - April 28, 2019

The angler stood on the veranda of Marina Pez Vela in Quepos and looked at the vast sport fishing fleet in awe. A Colorado native and avid…

Why laid-back Sierpe won these adventurers’ hearts in Costa Rica
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Why laid-back Sierpe won these adventurers’ hearts in Costa Rica

Bruce Bryan - March 29, 2018

After having hit all the usual vacation spots in Costa Rica (Arenal, Monteverde, Manuel Antonio, and so on), my wife, Lisa, and I headed south down the…

Inside a Costa Rican microbrewery – at the beach
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Inside a Costa Rican microbrewery – at the beach

The Tico Times - January 24, 2018

Imagine yourself sitting at the beach on a very warm, sunny Costa Rican afternoon. It’s the perfect scenario for a cold handcrafted beer. And you’re in luck,…

Yoga in Costa Rica: top tips to align your body during class
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Yoga in Costa Rica: top tips to align your body during class

The Tico Times - January 24, 2018

Every year, people from around the world come to Costa Rica to practice yoga – whether they are experienced, erstwhile or brand-new practitioners. From beachfront to cityscape, Kundalini…

National Geographic-Lindblad Expeditions ship makes first visit to Osa Peninsula
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National Geographic-Lindblad Expeditions ship makes first visit to Osa Peninsula

The Tico Times - December 8, 2017

National Geographic and Lindblad Expeditions touched down for the first time on Costa Rica's renowned Osa Peninsula this week for a visit to the Caminos de Osa…

Open doors, bright lights: Marina Pez Vela’s community outreach in Quepos
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Open doors, bright lights: Marina Pez Vela’s community outreach in Quepos

The Tico Times - November 29, 2017

QUEPOS, Puntarenas – The fate of this small coastal town has often been determined by external influences: the Standard Fruit Company, Palma Tica and, more recently, a…

Amateur Costa Rica Fishing Club names 2017 Tarpon Champion
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Amateur Costa Rica Fishing Club names 2017 Tarpon Champion

Todd Staley - November 15, 2017

There are sounds, sights, and smells associated with events that happen in our lives. Later, when something similar passes by, an instant replay video appears in our…

PHOTOS: A walk in Cahuita National Park
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PHOTOS: A walk in Cahuita National Park

Kristel Segeren - September 28, 2017

Recommended: PHOTOS - Celebrating independence in Limón When you think of Costa Rica's Caribbean shores, things like a laid-back vibe, coconut dishes and calypso might pop up…

A visit to Cartago’s Mercado Municipal
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A visit to Cartago’s Mercado Municipal

The Tico Times - September 3, 2017

While nothing quite compares to the labyrinthine glories, unexpected discoveries and sheer nostalgia of San José's Mercado Central, the municipal market of Cartago, east of San José, has…

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