Costa Rica Starts 2019 with a Firm Ecological Commitment!

Every year, new collective purposes are taken in Costa Rica to provide greater care to our planet. 2019 began with major initiatives that have...

The Certification for Tourist Sustainability (CST) and Its Advantages

The tourism sector continues to experience continuous growth to become one of the fastest rising economic sectors in the world. Nowadays, it is finally...

Know the New Regulations for Overdue Stays in Costa Rica by Foreign-Nationals

Foreign-nationals who stay in Costa Rica longer than authorized by the General Directorate of Immigration must pay US$ 100 for each expired month of...

Important Media Outlets Join Forces to Make Documentary

A very interesting investigative task has been carried out by the team of the well-known newspaper The Economist accompanied exclusively by The Costa Rica...

The Extraordinary Biodiversity of Costa Rica

The term biodiversity refers to the number of species, animals, and plants that live in a place. In its broadest sense, biodiversity means LIFE...

Tuberculosis: An Illness that Still Causes Havoc around the World

Tuberculosis is an infection caused by a bacterium called Bacillus De Koch, which is passed through the droplets expelled by the cough of sick...

Enhancing the “National Cultural Assets” from a Costa Rican Perspective

Since the mid-19th century, but especially from the last century, a set of industries emerged to produce goods that qualify within what we call...

Puzzles, Abacuses, and Wooden Trains…

A man observes a bookshelf filled with various puzzles, nestable games, abacuses and wooden trains in a Juguettos store in Ávila. Right next to...

Traditions, Joys, and Art in the “Welcome to Migratory Birds” Festival

Every day, foreigners and citizens of Costa Rica enjoy diverse and unique events full of art, gastronomy, and culture. There is one that distinctively...

Johnson & Johnson Slumps in the Stock Market

The shares of Johnson & Johnson, the giant of hygiene products and pharmacy, have slumped since last Friday 10% on Wall Street. The resounding...
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