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Understanding rip currents
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Understanding rip currents

The Tico Times - August 10, 2020

Two people, including a 79-year-old U.S. citizen, drowned Sunday at Playa Linda de Savegre in Quepos, Puntarenas. As Costa Rica promotes local tourism and begins welcoming foreign…

Understanding Costa Rica’s new coronavirus measures
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Understanding Costa Rica’s new coronavirus measures

Alejandro Zúñiga - July 29, 2020

We're really confused, you guys. (more…)

Global Entry: Costa Ricans could soon apply for a fast pass through US customs
Business
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Business
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Global Entry: Costa Ricans could soon apply for a fast pass through US customs

The Tico Times - March 4, 2020

Costa Rica could soon join the short list of countries whose citizens can apply for customs and immigration pre-approval for low-risk travelers to the United States. If…

The perfect Costa Rican Christmas in 10 easy steps
Holidays
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Holidays
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The perfect Costa Rican Christmas in 10 easy steps

The Tico Times - December 24, 2019

In Costa Rica, we don’t have sleigh rides or the white Christmases of movie fame – but we do have celebrations filled with delicious food and drinks,…

28 Useful Tips On How To Move To Costa Rica
Expat & Retirement Living
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Expat & Retirement Living
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28 Useful Tips On How To Move To Costa Rica

Christopher Howard - November 9, 2019

Many people, including myself, have referred to Costa Rica as a tropical paradise. Costa Rica has many wonderful things to offer — much more good than bad.…

¡Grande! Ticas advance to qualifying tournament for 2020 Olympics
La Sele
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La Sele
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¡Grande! Ticas advance to qualifying tournament for 2020 Olympics

Alejandro Zúñiga - October 9, 2019

La Sele is one step closer to Tokyo. The Costa Rica women's national team has advanced to the final regional qualifying tournament for the 2020 Olympics with…

Heavy rains cause flooding in Ostional, Guanacaste
Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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Heavy rains cause flooding in Ostional, Guanacaste

Alejandro Zúñiga - September 26, 2019

Visitors hoping to watch the massive sea turtle arribada in Ostional, Guanacaste on Wednesday found their commute slightly harder than usual — if not impossible. Heavy rains…

Letter to the Editor: We are students in Monteverde. This is why we are striking against climate change.
Editorial
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Editorial
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Letter to the Editor: We are students in Monteverde. This is why we are striking against climate change.

Grace Pender, Thony Porras and Amaro Solís Quinn - September 24, 2019

The Tico Times is proud to be an independent, English-language news source in Costa Rica. Our readers regularly submit editorials and responses to our articles. Send us…

U.S. Embassy issues safety alert over adulterated alcohol
Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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U.S. Embassy issues safety alert over adulterated alcohol

Alejandro Zúñiga - July 23, 2019

The U.S. Embassy in Costa Rica has issued the following safety alert in response to at least 19 recent deaths suspected to have been caused by adulterated…

Our Southern Zone Deep Dive is underway!
Tico Times Deep Dive
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Tico Times Deep Dive
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Our Southern Zone Deep Dive is underway!

The Tico Times - March 26, 2019

Our editorial team is making its first trip of the year – what we hope will be the first of many – to Costa Rica's Southern Zone. During the…