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Previewing Costa Rica’s decision to reopen its airports
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Previewing Costa Rica’s decision to reopen its airports

Alejandro Zúñiga - July 23, 2020

Costa Rica is expected to announce Thursday the details of its planned airport reopening. “We are going to maintain the August 1 date,” Health Minister Daniel Salas…

Costa Rica hopes cheaper jet fuel attracts more tourism
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Costa Rica hopes cheaper jet fuel attracts more tourism

Alejandro Zúñiga - May 24, 2020

President Carlos Alvarado this week signed a decree that aims to encourage international tourism to Costa Rica by reducing the cost of jet fuel for airlines. A…

Flying to or from Costa Rica during the coronavirus crisis? What you need to know
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Costa Rica
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Flying to or from Costa Rica during the coronavirus crisis? What you need to know

Alejandro Zúñiga - May 14, 2020

Costa Rica has enforced a series of border restrictions since mid-March in an effort to contain the spread of the coronavirus. Until June 15, and potentially beyond,…

Colombian airline Avianca files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in U.S.
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Travel & Tourism
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Colombian airline Avianca files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in U.S.

AFP - May 11, 2020

Avianca, the second-largest airline in Latin America, filed for bankruptcy protection in the United States on Sunday to reorganize its debt "due to the unpredictable impact" of…

The latest Costa Rica flight information
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Costa Rica
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The latest Costa Rica flight information

The Tico Times - April 24, 2020

The majority of the airlines that serve Costa Rica have suspended or limited flights to the country in response to the coronavirus pandemic. In addition to a…

News briefs: President laments amount of Friday night traffic
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Costa Rica
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News briefs: President laments amount of Friday night traffic

The Tico Times - March 28, 2020

The coronavirus pandemic has impacted daily life in Costa Rica, which has declared a State of Emergency and enacted sweeping measures to slow its spread. Here's what…

News briefs: Farmers markets may continue under new sanitary measures
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Costa Rica
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News briefs: Farmers markets may continue under new sanitary measures

Alejandro Zúñiga - March 27, 2020

The coronavirus pandemic has impacted daily life in Costa Rica, which has declared a State of Emergency and enacted sweeping measures to slow its spread. Here's what…

News briefs: El Al and others operating rescue flights from Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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News briefs: El Al and others operating rescue flights from Costa Rica

Alejandro Zúñiga - March 26, 2020

The coronavirus pandemic has impacted daily life in Costa Rica, which has declared a State of Emergency and enacted sweeping measures to slow its spread. Here's what…

Most airlines suspending flights to Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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Most airlines suspending flights to Costa Rica

The Tico Times - March 21, 2020

The majority of the airlines that serve Costa Rica are suspending or limiting their flights to the country in response to the coronavirus pandemic. In addition to…

Review: Flying Spirit Airlines to Costa Rica
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Travel & Tourism
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Review: Flying Spirit Airlines to Costa Rica

Alejandro Zúñiga - February 18, 2020

Before you fly Spirit Airlines, make sure you know what you’re getting yourself into. As part of our ongoing series reviewing the airlines that fly to and…