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Environmental organizations denounce pineapple farm that could impact Térraba-Sierpe National Wetlands
Environment
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Environment
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Environmental organizations denounce pineapple farm that could impact Térraba-Sierpe National Wetlands

Vinicio Chacón / Semanario Universidad - November 22, 2019

By means of a resolution issued Nov. 6, the National Technical Secretariat of the Environment Ministry (SETENA) decided to avoid objections raised by environmentalists and maintains the…

USS Cincinnati vists Costa Rica
Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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USS Cincinnati vists Costa Rica

Alejandro Zúñiga - November 8, 2019

The USS Cincinnati, a United States Navy ship, arrived at the port town of Golfito on Thursday, according to a press release from the U.S. Embassy. The…

DGAC touts tourism benefits of renovated Drake Bay airport
Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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DGAC touts tourism benefits of renovated Drake Bay airport

Alejandro Zúñiga - September 10, 2019

Costa Rica upgraded Drake Bay Airport last year, inaugurating in January 2019 a new runway, expanded apron and a modern passenger terminal. That investment is already showing…

A road trip down Costa Rica’s Costanera
Southern Zone
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Southern Zone
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A road trip down Costa Rica’s Costanera

Alejandro Zúñiga - August 16, 2019

Route 34, better known as the Costanera, is a two-lane highway on Costa Rica's Pacific Coast. Not fully completed until surprisingly recently, the Costanera now allows for…

Our 2019 Green Season Print Edition is here!
The Tico Times
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The Tico Times
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Our 2019 Green Season Print Edition is here!

Alejandro Zúñiga - July 4, 2019

Let freedom (and a new Tico Times print edition) ring! The Tico Times is celebrating this Fourth of July with the release of our 2019 Green Season…

Wild and untamed: Our Southern Zone Deep Dive
Southern Zone
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Southern Zone
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Wild and untamed: Our Southern Zone Deep Dive

The Tico Times - April 9, 2019

Costa Rica’s Southern Zone is one of the most biodiverse regions in the world, beloved by travelers from around the planet. It’s also Costa Rica’s poorest. The…

Sittin’ by the dock of the Golfo
Tico Times Pic of the Day
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Tico Times Pic of the Day
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Sittin’ by the dock of the Golfo

The Tico Times - March 27, 2019

Our Southern Zone Deep Dive continues, with our journalists getting in touch with the cultural heritage of San Vito, exploring the mangroves of Sierpe by night, basking…

Our Southern Zone Deep Dive is underway!
Tico Times Deep Dive
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Tico Times Deep Dive
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Our Southern Zone Deep Dive is underway!

The Tico Times - March 26, 2019

Our editorial team is making its first trip of the year – what we hope will be the first of many – to Costa Rica's Southern Zone. During the…

Announcing The Tico Times’ next Deep Dive: Costa Rica’s Southern Zone
Tico Times Deep Dive
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Tico Times Deep Dive
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Announcing The Tico Times’ next Deep Dive: Costa Rica’s Southern Zone

The Tico Times - February 22, 2019

In late 2018, The Tico Times began something new: taking our entire editorial team on week-long visits to Costa Rican communities far beyond the Central Valley. By…

3 attractive areas for expat living in Costa Rica
Moving to Costa Rica
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Moving to Costa Rica
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3 attractive areas for expat living in Costa Rica

Phoebe Conner - June 19, 2018

Costa Rica is a surprisingly diverse country for its size, with tropical rainforests, mountainous regions and of course, breathtaking coastlines. With the famous ‘pura vida’ lifestyle and…