In 2018, the Costa Rica Film Festival (CRFIC) Will Not Be Held

Lovers of good cinema that were waiting for the new edition of the Costa Rica International Film Festival will now have to wait a...

Happy 4th of July, America!

Every country has a special day of celebration of their birth as an independent nation. Costa Rica, for instance, received its independence from Spain...

Why is July 4th Celebrated in the United States?

On July 4th, 1776, the United States achieved its independence from the United Kingdom, thus beginning the first representative democratic republic in the history...

Working in Australia: The Best Options for Spanish Speakers

Australia. Its name has a double etymology. On the one hand, it derives from the Latin word Australis (“from the south”); that is, legends...

Costa Rica Will Hold the International Book Fair 2018

The International Book Fair of Costa Rica 2018 (FILCR18) will be held from August 24th to September 2nd, in the Vieja Aduana complex. This...

10 Words to Start Talking Like a Real “Tico”

If after having read about the Ticos' idioms, you were left wanting to know more about the jargon that Costa Ricans use to refer...

The Bicycle: The Most Eco-Friendly Mode of Transportation

It is a vehicle for personal transport using human propulsion, the bicycle, colloquially called bike is driven by the traveler, who drives it with...

Movies Made in Costa Rica: We Bet You Did Not Know It!

Costa Rica may not have a big film industry, but several film productions were made here or the movie plots were set in the...

Learn How to Prepare “Gallo Pinto”

Gallo Pinto is the favorite dish of Costa Ricans. This is due not only to its delicious flavor but also to the variety of...

Costa Rica’s Farmers Conmemoration Day

Every 15th of May in Costa Rica is celebrated the day of the farmer, to pay tribute to all those women and men who...
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