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Costa Rica is Central America’s most powerful passport
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Costa Rica is Central America’s most powerful passport

Alejandro Zúñiga - July 8, 2021

Costa Rica has the most powerful passport in Central America, granting access to 150 countries, according to the latest version of the Henley Passport Index. Japan ranks…

June was biggest month for Costa Rica visitors since pandemic began
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June was biggest month for Costa Rica visitors since pandemic began

Alejandro Zúñiga - July 6, 2021

Costa Rica welcomed more than 117,000 international travelers at its airports in June, the largest single-month figure since March 2020. The country received 117,527 arrivals last month,…

Costa Rica to welcome back cruises in September
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Costa Rica to welcome back cruises in September

Alejandro Zúñiga - July 5, 2021

Costa Rica will soon welcome cruise ships carrying vaccinated passengers and crew, the Tourism Board (ICT) announced. As of September 1, Costa Rica will receive ships in…

New flights strengthen connection between Costa Rica and Florida
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New flights strengthen connection between Costa Rica and Florida

Alejandro Zúñiga - July 2, 2021

Travelers now have more options that ever to fly between Costa Rica and Florida. This week, low-cost carrier Frontier Airlines returned to Costa Rica with a route…

The outlook for Costa Rica’s hotel industry post Covid-19
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The outlook for Costa Rica’s hotel industry post Covid-19

Garry Wallace - July 1, 2021

This is Part 3 of a three-part series. Read the first installment here and the second installment here.  (more…)

KLM resumes flights to Costa Rica
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KLM resumes flights to Costa Rica

Alejandro Zúñiga - June 30, 2021

KLM has resumed its seasonal triangle route from Amsterdam to the San José area and Liberia, Costa Rica. Liberia International Airport (LIR) shared an image of the…

Hotels in Costa Rica: Riding out the pandemic
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Hotels in Costa Rica: Riding out the pandemic

Garry Wallace - June 28, 2021

This is Part 2 of a three-part series. Read the first installment here. (more…)

Covid-19: Crisis in the Costa Rican hospitality industry
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Covid-19: Crisis in the Costa Rican hospitality industry

Garry Wallace - June 25, 2021

It has been like living through a slow motion train wreck. The name of the train was Covid-19. January 2020: Tourists are loving our beaches, planeloads more…

Tourism companies fear new blow as Costa Rica high season ends
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Tourism companies fear new blow as Costa Rica high season ends

Alejandro Zúñiga - June 24, 2021

Costa Rican tourism companies face new uncertainty with the end of the high season for visitation paired with the ongoing effects of the coronavirus pandemic. Over the…

50% off Southwest Airlines flights to Costa Rica
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50% off Southwest Airlines flights to Costa Rica

Alejandro Zúñiga - June 15, 2021

Southwest Airlines has launched a 50% off sale for its 50th anniversary, and the promotion includes flights to Costa Rica. Book here with the code "SAVE50" for…

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