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Help The Tico Times celebrate Valentine’s Day by sharing your story

Tico Times Staff - February 7, 2017

This year, The Tico Times has renewed its commitment to celebrating Costa Rica's rich diversity, immigrant communities and multicultural families. And now, with the Day of Love…

What to do this Valentine’s Day in San José
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What to do this Valentine’s Day in San José

The Tico Times - February 9, 2016

[caption id="attachment_87770" align="aligncenter" width="470"] (Courtesy of the Little Theatre Group)[/caption] Valentine’s Day is upon us once more, filling San José’s streets with hopeful flower sellers, its restaurants…

Park Love: A photo story of San José PDA
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Newsletter
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Park Love: A photo story of San José PDA

Tico Times Staff - February 14, 2014

If you have ever walked through a San José park, you have probably seen people making out in a San José park. Or you have at least…

Love in the cards
Valentine's Day
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Valentine's Day
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Love in the cards

The Tico Times - February 14, 2014

There is a beauty parlor in San José where lonely hearts go. Off San José’s main thoroughfare, Avenida 2, below a residential tower, down a flight of…

Florists pining for customers on Valentine’s Day amid lower sales
Business
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Florists pining for customers on Valentine’s Day amid lower sales

The Tico Times - February 14, 2014

Florists in San José’s Central Market are looking to move a lot of roses this Valentine’s Day despite weaker sales in recent years. “The rose is love,…

Nothing says ‘I love you’ like a day at the beach (or a jungle spa)
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Nothing says ‘I love you’ like a day at the beach (or a jungle spa)

L. Arias - February 13, 2014

Valentine’s Day falls on a Friday this year, and many local tourism businesses are offering discounts on hotels, local flights, one-day tours and romantic dinners. Most discounts…

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Honduran lawmaker wants to give $2,500 to couples married for 45 years

The Tico Times - February 6, 2014

Marriage on the rocks? Maybe an infusion of cash can save your holy matrimony. Honduran lawmaker Augusto Cruz Asensio proposed a bill that would reward couples for…