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Costa Rica Sea Turtle Release:  ‘Hugo’ Released Back Into Ocean
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Costa Rica Sea Turtle Release: ‘Hugo’ Released Back Into Ocean

Alejandro Zúñiga - April 3, 2019

Update: April 6, 2019 at 1:00 p.m.: Hugo has been released! Check out a video below: And photos from the event: [caption id="attachment_124969" align="alignleft" width="700"] (Photos via Susan…

Five Hidden Costa Rica Beaches in The Nicoya Peninsula
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Five Hidden Costa Rica Beaches in The Nicoya Peninsula

José Pablo Alfaro / GOPlaya.cr - January 18, 2019

This whole tour was born out of a desire to visit a special beach. I’ve heard about Quesera because it hosts a fascinating and peculiar tour: the…

Montezuma: A tropical retreat with rainforest and beaches
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Montezuma: A tropical retreat with rainforest and beaches

The Tico Times - January 4, 2019

The ultimate tropical escape can be found with these stunning activities across Montezuma, Costa Rica. The tropical paradise of Costa Rica may feel like a very long…

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

The Tico Times - 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
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#MeToo
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We want them alive: Costa Rica’s reckoning

The Tico Times - 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
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Crime
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On two coasts, communities mourn tourists’ deaths in Costa Rica

The Tico Times - 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
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Missing Persons
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Search continues for missing woman in Montezuma, Costa Rica

The Tico Times - 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
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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
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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
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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,…