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PHOTOS: The 2019 Festival de la Luz in San José
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PHOTOS: The 2019 Festival de la Luz in San José

Nate Doughty - December 15, 2019

The holiday season was in full swing Saturday night during the Festival de la Luz in San José, where thousands of Ticos gathered to watch lively performers,…

Watch: An Independence Day message of hope for Costa Rica
Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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Watch: An Independence Day message of hope for Costa Rica

Alejandro Zúñiga - September 16, 2019

President Carlos Alvarado on Sunday shared a message of hope in honor of Costa Rica's Independence Day. Watch the video below (and scroll down for an English-language…

Why our readers love Costa Rica
Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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Why our readers love Costa Rica

Alejandro Zúñiga - September 16, 2019

During Independence Day yesterday, we asked our readers to share why they love Costa Rica. We loved reading your answers! Here are some of our favorites: Nuestra…

Google recognizes Independence Day with Costa Rican flag
Independence Day
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Independence Day
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Google recognizes Independence Day with Costa Rican flag

The Tico Times - September 15, 2019

The search engine giant is recognizing Costa Rica with a Google doodle honoring today's holiday. Today, in honor of Independence Day, you'll find the Costa Rican flag…

Costa Rica celebrates Independence Day
Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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Costa Rica celebrates Independence Day

The Tico Times - September 15, 2019

Happy Independence Day from all of us at The Tico Times! Today, Costa Rica celebrates 198 years of independence. It's a joyous across the country, as Ticos…

Costa Rica celebrates Mother’s Day
Mother's Day
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Mother's Day
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Costa Rica celebrates Mother’s Day

The Tico Times - August 15, 2019

Happy Mother's Day from all of us at The Tico Times! Día de la Madre is a national holiday and one of the most important days of…

Another culinary trip around the world
Pic of the Day
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Pic of the Day
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Another culinary trip around the world

Alissa Grosskopf - October 25, 2018

With a funky setting, an alleged ramen and the assistance of Google Translate, our freelancer William Ayre entered a restaurant San José that felt like it was…

Off the eaten path: Holiday
Dining and Nightlife
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Dining and Nightlife
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Off the eaten path: Holiday

William Ayre - October 12, 2018

Visiting Holiday is like stepping into a foreign land. I’m surprised they don’t ask for your passport at the door. The food is not the only thing…

Almost ready to let go
Tico Times Pic of the Day
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Tico Times Pic of the Day
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Almost ready to let go

The Tico Times - December 29, 2017

Our daily Costa Rican moment of zen.

Spotted in Cahuita
Tico Times Pic of the Day
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Tico Times Pic of the Day
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Spotted in Cahuita

The Tico Times - December 20, 2017

At this time of year, folks in cold places and harried josefinos have something in common:  they're dreaming of moments as sunny and still as this one, captured…

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