Costa Rica: happiest country of Latín America

The ticos are happy people, but not just any happy people - the happiest of all of Latín America. That is what the World...

Top 7 Tattoo Parlors in the Central Valley

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...

Salvadorans and Colombians ask for refuge in Costa Rica

The majority of requests for refuge in Costa Rica are made by citizens of El Salvador and Colombia, indicated the Ministry of the Interior.Our...
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Colombia: Fourth Latin American Country to Legalize Medical Marijuana

In a landmark decision, the Chamber approved in a debate the use of marijuana for medicinal and scientific purposes. Within weeks the law will...

Children’s Museum to have Environment Fair

At the end of the week The Children's Museum will dress in green to celebrate its first Environment Fair, which was organized as a...

Yoga Class Offering in San José for International Yoga Day

The Costa Rica News has teamed up with several studios from around the country to offer free yoga classes to those interested as a...

10 celebrities that double as yogis

Although yoga started off as something developed for and by people with little to no material possessions 5000 years ago, it’s made it’s way...

List of districts with Zika alerts

If you go on vacation, enlist in your suitcase mosquito repellent, as the Ministry of Health declared a state of emergency in 31 counties...

Without plans for the weekend? Enjoy these options

If you still have no plans for this weekend this information will interest you, as the Ministry of Culture has a number of activities...

Death pension benefits extended to gay couples

The death pension benefit for gay couples will be extended to five pension regimens under the national budget, announced the Ministry of Labor (MTSS).It...
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