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Yoga Day, Father’s Day exhibit and other happenings around Costa Rica
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Yoga Day, Father’s Day exhibit and other happenings around Costa Rica

Amanda Zúñiga - June 19, 2015

Yoga: International Yoga Day Costa Rica will join the United Nations-decreed global celebration on Sunday, June 21, with free yoga workshops for all levels in all seven…

PHOTOS: the Boruca ‘Little Devils’ Game
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PHOTOS: the Boruca ‘Little Devils’ Game

The Tico Times - January 5, 2015

BORUCA, Puntarenas — A shirtless man stands at the top of a gravel road clutching a conch shell in both of his hands. He pushes the spiral…

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VIDEO: Fans weather rain to celebrate Festival de la Luz

The Tico Times - December 14, 2014

https://vimeo.com/114484908 Dragons, geckos, and castles floated down Paseo Colón on Saturday as San José celebrated another Festival de la Luz. Spectators numbered in the thousands, crowding the…

Eat (and drink!) delicious pejibaye at annual Costa Rica festival
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Eat (and drink!) delicious pejibaye at annual Costa Rica festival

The Tico Times - September 26, 2014

Alcoholic chicha -- made from pejibaye -- at the Feria de Pejibayes in 2011. Pejibaye, or peach-palm in English, is a versatile fruit. Consume it topped with mayonnaise, pureed…

Solís signs decree declaring emergency over arsenic in Guanacaste water supply
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Solís signs decree declaring emergency over arsenic in Guanacaste water supply

The Tico Times - July 29, 2014

For decades, residents in Costa Rica's northwestern province of Guanacaste have been drinking water containing dangerously high levels of arsenic. Despite a 2013 order from the Constitutional Chamber…

5 things you should know before Friday’s Annexation of the Partido de Nicoya festival
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5 things you should know before Friday’s Annexation of the Partido de Nicoya festival

The Tico Times - July 24, 2014

On Friday, the people of Costa Rica's northwestern province of Guanacaste will dust off their cowboy boots and head out for a traditional Tico celebration at the annual Annexation…

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Paper tigers growl in Nicoya

The Tico Times - August 22, 2013

NICOYA, Guanacaste – The people of Nicoya saw an aggressive side of their leaders late Thursday morning as national and local politicians vehemently asserted the northwestern province…

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Annexation of Guanacaste: Moments of Celebration

The Tico Times - July 26, 2013

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Unions, social actors pledge their support to protesters in Guanacaste

Zachary Dyer - July 23, 2013

As the government goes on a public relations blitz leading up to the celebration of the Annexation of Guanacaste on Thursday, national unions and other social actors…

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Annexation of Guanacaste celebration, protesting come around again

Zach Dyer and Roy Arguedas - July 22, 2013

The annual July 25 Annexation of Guanacaste celebrations are coming around again on Thursday, and protesters will use the holiday's historical importance and media attention as a…