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July 17th is National Tattoo Day in the United States, but who says we can’t celebrate in Costa Rica? Here are some parlors to help you get your ink on pura vida-style!

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July 17th Was National Tattoo Day in the United States, but Who Says We Can’t Celebrate in Costa Rica? We've rounded up some of the hottest tattoo parlors in the central valley to help you get your ink on pura vida-style!  Note: There are so many great tattoo shops in and...
In my early twenties, I built a very nice pit for myself. You might be able to relate. It was a pit that I had dreamt my whole life of getting myself into...often referred to as the American Dream.

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In my early twenties, I built a very nice pit for myself. You might be able to relate. It was a pit that I had dreamt my whole life of getting myself into... often referred to as the American Dream. Bills for the mortgage on the house I most certainly...

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You don’t have pay first class rates in order to have a smooth flight.

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You don’t have to pay first class rates in order to have a smooth flight. 1. Buy your tickets at the right time We’ve all had those moments. Moments when you throw your arms up in the air and admit to yourself, “I need a vacation!” As tempting as it may...

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The Costa Rica News (TCRN) - Costa Rica beaches are considered some of the most beautiful and pristine in the world, they are always dynamic and sometimes deadly. A rip tide (rip current) is a frightening thought, and if you are caught in one you might not be aware of...

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Have you heard of Ayahuasca yet? It’s time you do. The herbal tonic may just change your life.

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Have you heard of Ayahuasca yet? It’s time you do. The herbal tonic may just change your life. It all started in the 50’s in loveable Peru when religious rituals that used a psychoactive Amazonian drink began to appear. These newly adopted rituals were very rare for the common Peruvian,...
Costa Rica’s annual romeria pilgrimage is coming up, but the ANPA and Animal Aid Association of Cartago have a special request for your dog.

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Costa Rica’s annual romeria pilgrimage is coming up, but the National Animal Protection Association (ANPA) and Animal Aid Association of Cartago have a special request for your dog. // Posted by ANPA Costa Rica on Wednesday, July 29, 2015   “Don’t bring your dog to the Romeria,” the post reads. “The promise is...
In just a few weeks, hybrid buses will hit the roads between San Jose and Desamparados as part of a new test initiative.

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In just a few weeks, hybrid buses will hit the roads between San Jose and Desamparados as part of a new test initiative. According to Edgar Gutierrez, Minister of Environment, “The aim is to measure the efficiency and maintenance needed to adopt hybrid technology in the country.” The buses will...
An adventurous, beautiful reality is possible for less than what many people are paying in the States.

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An adventurous, beautiful reality is possible for less than what many people are paying in the States. When people see photos from our new life in Costa Rica, they always ask us how we can possibly afford such a luxurious life. We don’t have a killer income, but we...
Costa Rica Ranks top place again Happy Planet Index : #1 of 151. Read more to see TCRN's summary of Costa Rica’s scores.

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Costa Rica ranks top place again with the Happy Planet Index, #1 of 151. The new Happy Planet Index (HPI) looked at 151 countries across the globe and analyze and scored them on a variety of metrics to measure life length, happiness and how sustainable lives are for the people...
In a historic game that ended with Panamanian punches, Mexico came out victorious… for now.

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The historic game that ended in Panamanian punches left Mexico victorious… for now. The 2015 Gold Cup has left many in outrage after questionable penalty calls have been made in not one but two games, ultimately benefiting Mexico. Human Error or Something More? As of yesterday, the Confederation of North, Central American...
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