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Construction to begin on new terminal at Limón Airport
Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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Construction to begin on new terminal at Limón Airport

Alejandro Zúñiga - March 21, 2019

The airport in Limón will soon have a modern passenger terminal and is slated to receive several other upgrades as part of a nearly $3 million investment,…

APM Terminals Moín inaugurated, aims to turn Costa Rica into Central American shipping leader
Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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APM Terminals Moín inaugurated, aims to turn Costa Rica into Central American shipping leader

AFP and The Tico Times - March 2, 2019

Costa Rica inaugurated its new cargo terminal in Limón on Thursday which will turn the country into the Central American leader in port connectivity and will allow…

Inside Limón’s plan to develop as a tourist hotspot
Tico Times Deep Dive
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Tico Times Deep Dive
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Inside Limón’s plan to develop as a tourist hotspot

Alejandro Zúñiga - February 1, 2019

The president of Limón’s Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Tourism, Rubén Acón, wants to bolster the Caribbean city as a top tourism destination in Costa Rica. Their…

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…

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