5 Typical Meals You Should Taste When Traveling to Costa Rica

Year after year, Costa Rica has positioned itself as one of the most frequented destinations by tourists from the United States, Europe, and Latin...

Why Is December 1st Called “Abolition Day” in Costa Rica?

It refers to the elimination of the armed forces of Costa Rica, carried out on December 1st, 1948, after the end of the Costa...

Costa Rica’s Fascinating Deep-Rooted Popular Legends

Main legends of specters in our beloved country are a set of stories and traditions that are deep-rooted within the popular narrative folklore. They...

Architectural Treasures of Costa Rica

Architecture is present in the reality of life and above all in the daily life of citizens. The level of the country's culture, along...

Poets Are Our Modern-Day “Quixotes”

There is still much to be done in this experiential fabric called the historical process, inserted in our space-time. It seems that everything is...

María Estela: Exemplary Mother for Future Generations

Every August 15th, Costa Ricans celebrate with much more love and dedication to their mothers because it is their day. There are many versions...

The Birthday of Democracy in Costa Rica

For almost a decade, Costa Rica had lived within the current of liberalism that finally, after many attempts, had managed to enter the country.By...

August 15th: National Mother’s Day in Costa Rica

Reinaldo Arenas, a Cuban novelist, and poet, once said that "mothers have that secret charm of treating us like children". This is a quote...

The Fabulous World of Costa Rican Cinema

Cinema in our country occupies a great place of preference; the assistance to the movie theaters is of great quantity. However, the country's film...

Doña Carmen Granados: The National Soul of Costa Rica

Carmen Granados, born in La Merced, San Jose, Costa Rica on April 26, 1915. Daughter of Don Manuel Granados and Doña María Cristina Soto...
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