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The Tico Times visits Santa Teresa
Destinations
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Destinations
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The Tico Times visits Santa Teresa

Katherine Stanley - November 4, 2018

It's a tough job, but someone's gotta do it: Our entire editorial team will be in Santa Teresa this week for in-depth coverage of one of Costa…

We want them alive: Costa Rica’s reckoning
#MeToo
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#MeToo
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We want them alive: Costa Rica’s reckoning

Katherine Stanley - August 13, 2018

I can’t stop thinking about them. María and Arancha. Arancha and María. They were murdered in a country I love. They were women, doing things I’ve done dozens of…

On two coasts, communities mourn tourists’ deaths in Costa Rica
Crime
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Crime
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On two coasts, communities mourn tourists’ deaths in Costa Rica

Katherine Stanley - August 10, 2018

This past weekend, two women were slain in Costa Rican coastal communities within a 24-hour span – both foreign tourists enjoying visits to beach destinations known for…

Search continues for missing woman in Montezuma, Costa Rica
Missing Persons
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Missing Persons
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Search continues for missing woman in Montezuma, Costa Rica

Katherine Stanley - May 10, 2018

Judicial Investigation Police (OIJ) told The Tico Times this afternoon that the German tourist who disappeared from Montezuma, on Costa Rica's Nicoya Peninsula, on May 3 has…

Costa Rica studies longevity of its centenarian citizens
Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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Costa Rica studies longevity of its centenarian citizens

L. Arias - July 13, 2017

Research seeking to evaluate the longevity of people over 100 years of age in Costa Rica started this week in the province of Guanacaste. Fernando Morales, the director…

5 questions for a Costa Rican fire performer
Artists
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Artists
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5 questions for a Costa Rican fire performer

Amanda Zúñiga - April 30, 2017

Dancing through flames and walking barefoot through the sand at Playa Sámara: That's the life of Allan Barboza. Barboza, 27, has been working as a fire performer…

Chanel’s new anti-aging serum contains Costa Rican green coffee
Business
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Business
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Chanel’s new anti-aging serum contains Costa Rican green coffee

L. Arias - February 9, 2017

Cosmetic giant Chanel has developed a new anti-aging product with ingredients including green coffee from Costa Rica’s Nicoya Peninsula. The northwestern Pacific region, in the province of Guanacaste,…

Mel Gibson in real estate row over Guanacaste beach property
Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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Mel Gibson in real estate row over Guanacaste beach property

Zach Dyer - May 19, 2016

Costa Rica loves to brag about celebrities who vacation here, but the honeymoon appears to be over for one Pacific municipality and Hollywood actor Mel Gibson. The…

President Solís announces multi-million-dollar water improvements ahead of protests in Nicoya
Business
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Business
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President Solís announces multi-million-dollar water improvements ahead of protests in Nicoya

Zach Dyer - July 25, 2015

NICOYA, Guanacaste – Tents and stalls lined the streets around Nicoya’s central plaza Friday as locals and tourists relished the respite from the day’s hot sun to listen to…

Air Brady
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Tom Brady tempts fate with waterfall jump in Costa Rica

Zach Dyer - April 2, 2015

https://www.facebook.com/video.php?v=889540911087060 Four-time-Superbowl-winning quarterback Tom Brady took to the air last week at what appears to be Montezuma Falls near Cóbano. A voice on the video asked, “Are…

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