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Owning Property in Costa Rica – What You Need To Know
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Owning Property in Costa Rica – What You Need To Know

Lic. Jorge Montero B. - February 21, 2021

Owning and holding property in Costa Rica has been and still can be a legal challenge, especially if there are title issues, if the property is in…

What To Know About Setting Up A Corporation in Costa Rica
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Business
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What To Know About Setting Up A Corporation in Costa Rica

Lic. Jorge Montero B. - February 14, 2021

For many decades people from all walks of life, regular costa ricans, expatriates and all types of investors have been asking their lawyers to establish corporations for…

Best Costa Rica Movie of 2021: El Pajaro de Fuego
Arts & Culture
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Arts & Culture
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Best Costa Rica Movie of 2021: El Pajaro de Fuego

Tico Times - January 27, 2021

While Costa Rica is a favorite destination for many international film stars, it is not well known for its local film productions. This may change now with…

Costa Rican Spanish Phrases: La farándula
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Costa Rican Spanish Phrases: La farándula

Chris Howard - January 24, 2021

If you listen to the news in Spanish or know enough of the language to read the Diario Extra, La Teja or La Nación newspapers,  you may…

Nicaragua celebrates a joyous festival of horrors in lead-up to Halloween
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Latin America
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Nicaragua celebrates a joyous festival of horrors in lead-up to Halloween

Alejandro Zúñiga - October 26, 2020

Disguised as devils, witches, goblins and terrifying characters from indigenous mythology, thousands of Nicaraguans celebrated with joy and boisterous dances the festival of Los Agüizotes, a tradition…

The History of Coffee in Costa Rica
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Coffee
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The History of Coffee in Costa Rica

STEVEN HODEL - September 7, 2020

Coffee is one of the most consumed drinks in the world each year; a coffee in the morning or a couple in the afternoon has become a…

What is Costa Rica Single Origin Coffee?
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Coffee
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What is Costa Rica Single Origin Coffee?

STEVEN HODEL - September 1, 2020

Coffee that only comes from Costa Rica can be called single origin.  However, what does that mean?  Single origin coffee means that it is coffee grown in…

Tico Talk: 10 Costa Rican Spanish expressions for expats and tourists
Arts & Culture
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Arts & Culture
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Tico Talk: 10 Costa Rican Spanish expressions for expats and tourists

Christopher Howard - September 1, 2020

You can’t call yourself fluent in Costa Rican Spanish unless you understand its slang. Over the past months, we have introduced you, dear reader, to tiquismos and costarriqueñismos as…

10 Costa Rican Spanish Slang aExpressions
Arts & Culture
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Arts & Culture
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10 Costa Rican Spanish Slang aExpressions

Christopher Howard - July 17, 2020

You can’t call yourself fluent in Costa Rican Spanish unless you understand its slang. Maybe you already speak Spanish. If that is true, you probably know that…

Party like it’s 1996: Backstreet Boys captivate packed crowd at Parque Viva
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Events
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Party like it’s 1996: Backstreet Boys captivate packed crowd at Parque Viva

The Tico Times - February 29, 2020

More than 25 years after they were formed, the Backstreet Boys performed in Costa Rica for the first time. Their Friday night show at Parque Viva in…