• CURRENT COSTA RICA COVID TOTALS

    Confirmed 184,187, Deaths 2,416, Recovered 141,374

  • CURRENT COSTA RICA COVID TOTALS

    Confirmed 184,187, Deaths 2,416, Recovered 141,374

Rincón de la Vieja Volcano registers strong eruption
Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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Rincón de la Vieja Volcano registers strong eruption

Alejandro Zúñiga - January 31, 2020

Rincón de la Vieja Volcano in northern Costa Rica erupted Thursday, sending a column of gas 2 km into the skies above its crater. According to the…

Rincón de la Vieja Volcano increasing in activity, authorities say
Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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Rincón de la Vieja Volcano increasing in activity, authorities say

The Tico Times - January 30, 2020

The Volcanological and Seismological Observatory of Costa Rica (OVSICORI) says Rincón de la Vieja Volcano in Guanacaste is increasing in activity, though the organization has not observed…

Rincón de la Vieja National Park has renovated camping area
Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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Rincón de la Vieja National Park has renovated camping area

Alejandro Zúñiga - August 28, 2019

Visitors to Rincón de la Vieja National Park in Guanacaste can now benefit from improved infrastructure for overnight camping. The National System of Conservation Areas (SINAC) announced…

Nine years later, US parents still searching for missing son in Costa Rica
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Missing hiker
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Nine years later, US parents still searching for missing son in Costa Rica

Alejandro Zúñiga - August 25, 2018

Roma and Luda Gimelfarb have repeated the story so many times even their translator thinks she could recite it verbatim. How David Gimelfarb visited Costa Rica in…

Rumblings at Rincón de la Vieja Volcano prompt Red Cross mobilization
Crime
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Crime
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Rumblings at Rincón de la Vieja Volcano prompt Red Cross mobilization

The Tico Times - October 16, 2015

Recent activity at Costa Rica's Rincón de la Vieja Volcano has led the Red Cross to mobilize a small team to assess possible risks of flooding and…

Family of US hiker disappeared in Costa Rica passes another dark anniversary
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Crime
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Family of US hiker disappeared in Costa Rica passes another dark anniversary

The Tico Times - August 11, 2015

Six years ago Tuesday, David Gimelfarb, a 28-year-old doctoral student from Chicago, Illinois, disappeared without a trace in Costa Rica’s picturesque Rincón de la Vieja National Park.…