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More heavy rains will hit Costa Rica’s Pacific coast this week, red alerts issued
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More heavy rains will hit Costa Rica’s Pacific coast this week, red alerts issued

Alexander Villegas - October 10, 2018

Two more tropical waves are expected to hit Costa Rica’s Pacific coast this week. The first will hit Thursday, and the National Emergency Commission (CNE) announced a…

Heavy rains lead to mass floods in the Pacific
News
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News
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Heavy rains lead to mass floods in the Pacific

Alejandro Zúñiga - October 5, 2018

Last updated at 4:25 p.m. CST.   Original story:  Heavy rains over the course of the week caused significant flooding throughout Costa Rica on Friday. Alexander Solís,…

Vigorones: A street food delight in Puntarenas
Food
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Food
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Vigorones: A street food delight in Puntarenas

Alexander Villegas - September 5, 2018

From perfectly cooked garlic shrimp, to oysters, to whole grilled fish, Puntarenas has no shortage of maritime cuisine. You’d expect as much from the capital city of…

A hidden gem on the Central Pacific: Boca Barranca
Travel & Tourism
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Travel & Tourism
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A hidden gem on the Central Pacific: Boca Barranca

Alexander Villegas - September 3, 2018

PUNTARENAS – If you’re driving through Costa Rica’s Central Pacific and blink, you might miss one of the world’s best surf spots: Boca Barranca. If you’re on…

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…

Rural communities use solar power to pump water in Costa Rica
Changemakers
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Changemakers
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Rural communities use solar power to pump water in Costa Rica

The Tico Times - March 21, 2018

More than 4,000 people in eight rural communities in Nicoya and the Isla de Chira, Costa Rica, have are now using solar panels to help power water…

Gorgeous waves on the Pacific coast
Tico Times Pic of the Day
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Tico Times Pic of the Day
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Gorgeous waves on the Pacific coast

The Tico Times - March 1, 2018

Playa Blanca is a beautiful beach located on Costa Rica's Pacific coast, in the province of Puntarenas. The beach has earned the Bandera Azul Ecológica (Blue Flag) for several…

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…

Icy perfection named for a legend: Costa Rica’s Churchill
Plato Del Dia
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Plato Del Dia
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Icy perfection named for a legend: Costa Rica’s Churchill

Katherine Stanley - November 7, 2017

We're proud to introduce our new Plato del Día series, an occasional homage to Costa Rican deliciousness of all kinds. (Yes, we know that the plato del…

Manuel Antonio National Park administration moving to comply with Health Ministry orders
Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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Manuel Antonio National Park administration moving to comply with Health Ministry orders

L. Arias - May 9, 2017

The Environment Ministry's National System of Conservation Areas (SINAC) reported that it will invest approximately ₡600 million (some $1 million) in improvements to Manuel Antonio National Park before…

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