Hypersexuality in Children

Hypersexuality in children is a phenomenon characterized by an increasingly early sexualization in children, especially girls. Among its main causes, messages and images emitted...

US Schools Offer Employment to Costa Rican Teachers

Muriel Bonilla is a Costa Rican teacher who has been working for 4 years in a school in North Carolina, United States, thanks to...

Festival de la Luna, Second Edition, Presents: Ariellah in Costa Rica, May 4th, 2019

9a.m.-12p.m.Drills/TechniqueMindful Drills Let us take a deep breath, gather ourselves, connect to our well within…and with these fresh eyes, practice more deeply and with more...

Making Pilgrimage to Temples and Other Worship Places

Beyond the faith that each person professes, it is necessary to recognize that the religious structures keep an architectural beauty that is worth knowing. The...

The Amazing “Tico” Food

In our gastronomy, cultural influences such as the aboriginal, European, and African are characterized as heterogeneous since they join the flavors of...
The devil in the parade, Barva

Day of the Traditional Costa Rican Masquerade

It is narrated as follows. The story tells that the first proper masquerade was organized in the city of Cartago by Rafael "Lito" Valerín, on...
Pura-Vida

Find Out The Origin Of The Popular Terms: “Tico” and “Pure Life”

85% of Costa Ricans define themselves as very happy people. The country's population of just over 5 million has a strong belief in family...
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The House of the “7 Hanged Ones”

The legend of the House of the "7 Hanged Ones" is remembered in Costa Rica during these dates, called "Días de Los Muertos", and...

Christmas in the World: Traditions and Curiosities

Some people use mistletoe for good luck, others choose to make an offering to the Goddess of the Sea, or disguised as Santa Claus...
PURE LIFE

Origin of Some “Tico” Terms

If you are a bicultural person, you probably understood all those expressions. And not only that, but you have surely used one of those...
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