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El Avión: A restaurant in plane site
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Dining
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El Avión: A restaurant in plane site

Robert Isenberg - August 13, 2019

This story was first published in 2015.  The Fairchild C-123 in Manuel Antonio is shocking on many levels: The first thing you notice is that the nose…

Manuel Antonio expands capacity following improvements
Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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Manuel Antonio expands capacity following improvements

Alejandro Zúñiga - April 30, 2019

Costa Rica’s most popular national park is getting busier. Manuel Antonio National Park now welcomes up to 2,700 visitors each day following upgrades to its wastewater treatment…

Next Tico Times print edition to focus on Central Pacific
Tico Times Pic of the Day
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Tico Times Pic of the Day
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Next Tico Times print edition to focus on Central Pacific

The Tico Times - July 30, 2018

Do you live for the wide expanses of empty beaches at Esterillos? Are popular tourist spots Jacó or Manuel Antonio your Costa Rican home base? Does the idea…

Kids Saving the Rainforest: the Costa Rican initiative that’s gone global
Changemakers
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Changemakers
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Kids Saving the Rainforest: the Costa Rican initiative that’s gone global

Ellen Zoe Golden - February 26, 2018

In the last year, the Kids Saving the Rainforest organization, headquartered in Manuel Antonio on Costa Rica's Central Pacific coast, has made great strides toward continuing the…

Luscious green
Tico Times Pic of the Day
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Tico Times Pic of the Day
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Luscious green

The Tico Times - January 4, 2018

The coast of Manuel Antonio National Park shows off its lush green vegetation in a view from the water. As the 2017-2018 high season continues, those leafy…

Manuel Antonio National Park closed due to heavy rains
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Weather
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Manuel Antonio National Park closed due to heavy rains

The Tico Times - October 24, 2017

Costa Rica's most popular national park, Manuel Antonio, on the Central Pacific coast, is closed until further notice because of heavy rains in the area. The National…

Locals in Manuel Antonio prevent robbery of U.S. tourist with citizen’s arrest
Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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Locals in Manuel Antonio prevent robbery of U.S. tourist with citizen’s arrest

The Tico Times - January 2, 2017

A pickpocket attempt on crowded Manuel Antonio Beach on New Year's Day quickly went haywire for three men who tried to snatch the purse off a U.S. tourist.…

Recommended hotels and restaurants in Quepos and Manuel Antonio
Hotels
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Hotels
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Recommended hotels and restaurants in Quepos and Manuel Antonio

The Tico Times - October 20, 2016

Quepos and Manuel Antonio are one of Costa Rica’s top meccas of great hotels and restaurants, many with gorgeous ocean views, with options for all budgets and…

Costa Rica History:  The Story of Quepos/Manuel Antonio
Costa Rica's Greatest Places
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Costa Rica's Greatest Places
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Costa Rica History: The Story of Quepos/Manuel Antonio

The Tico Times - October 17, 2016

The Spanish first laid eyes on the coast of Costa Rica and more specifically, Quepos and Manuel Antonio in 1519, in a ship commanded by Hernán Ponce…

Manuel Antonio: Mangroves, monkeys and jumping off waterfalls
Adventure Sports
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Adventure Sports
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Manuel Antonio: Mangroves, monkeys and jumping off waterfalls

The Tico Times - October 13, 2016

Manuel Antonio and Quepos offer just about every type of adventure imaginable, from parasailing to sky-diving to whitewater rafting — and much more. We couldn’t go on…