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Puerto Viejo Deep Dive: Cancún crossroads, preserving culture forged by hardship
Tico Times Deep Dive
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Tico Times Deep Dive
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Puerto Viejo Deep Dive: Cancún crossroads, preserving culture forged by hardship

Alejandro Zúñiga - January 17, 2019

PUERTO VIEJO, Limón — On Costa Rica’s southern Caribbean coast, you’re equally as likely to find a restaurant serving rice-and-bean as you are to find one cooking gallo pinto.…

Can it still be agua de sapo if El Portón Rojo mixes it with rum?
Dining and Nightlife
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Dining and Nightlife
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Can it still be agua de sapo if El Portón Rojo mixes it with rum?

Natalia Díaz - December 2, 2018

I sat down to eat pizza at El Portón Rojo (200 meters east and 75 south from Arenas store, at Los Yoses) and ordered my usual pizza…

The Tico Times visits Puerto Viejo
Limón
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Limón
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The Tico Times visits Puerto Viejo

The Tico Times - November 29, 2018

Reach international and Costa Rican tourists with Puerto Viejo features in The Tico Times — the only English-language news source in Costa Rica with online, video, audio…

In search of sustainability in Limón: Challenging our assumptions
Environment & Wildlife
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Environment & Wildlife
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In search of sustainability in Limón: Challenging our assumptions

Dr. Khosrow Farahbakhsh - November 3, 2018

When I was a young child, my parents took me to see a movie on the big screen. I remember only one scene from the movie: two…

October in Costa Rica: when the Caribbean comes a’callin’
Pic of the Day
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Pic of the Day
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October in Costa Rica: when the Caribbean comes a’callin’

The Tico Times - October 15, 2018

Costa Rica's Caribbean coast is famously exempt from many of the typical weather patterns in the rest of the country. In fact, September, October and November, the…

In search of sustainability in Limón: What is sustainability?
Environment and Wildlife
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Environment and Wildlife
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In search of sustainability in Limón: What is sustainability?

Dr. Khosrow Farahbakhsh - September 23, 2018

I still remember the day I was asked to teach thermodynamics to a class of third year engineering students. I was terrified because I hated the topic…

Battle over Tortuguero Road heats up again
Travel and Tourism
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Travel and Tourism
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Battle over Tortuguero Road heats up again

John McPhaul - July 2, 2018

The on-and-off battle over the proposed road through the Atlantic Coast Tortuguero National Park is heating up again after the National System of Conservation Areas (SINAC) stopped…

Missing persons alert: Limón
Missing Persons
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Missing Persons
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Missing persons alert: Limón

Elizabeth Lang - June 14, 2018

André Devoto, the son of Costa Rican Association of Tourism Professionals (ACOPROT) President Massi Devoto, has disappeared in Limón, according to information published on Facebook by his…

5 questions for Costa Rican artist Adrián Gómez
Weekend Arts Spotlight
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Weekend Arts Spotlight
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5 questions for Costa Rican artist Adrián Gómez

Elizabeth Lang - March 17, 2018

Art that helps build a collective imagination depicting the vibrancy and liveliness of Costa Rica's Caribbean region: that's what characterizes the work of Adrián Gómez, more than…

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.

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