Come and Enjoy the “Zapote Festivities” of San José in This Holiday Season!

Zapote is a district of the canton of San José, located east of the city. They have a special holiday celebration that takes place...

The Origin of Christmas

Christmas is one of the most important holidays for the Western world, whose meaning - which traditionally commemorates the birth of Jesus -not only...

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...

Countering the Inequality Gap in the Costa Rican Private Sector

Costa Rican companies aspire to become inclusive organizations, but in practice, they need to advance even more in terms of policies, processes and a...

Turkey: A Good Choice for New Year’s Eve Dinners

A dish that is inevitable at the end-of-the-year celebrations is the baked turkey. This bird was known by the Spaniards in Mexico during the...

10 Ways to Be Less Stressed in the New Year

New Year’s Day is often looked at as the perfect time to make a whole new set of resolutions to go along with the...

5 World-Known Costa Rican Writers

Costa Rican writing style includes stories, novels, historical chronicles, and essays. Initially, in the 1900s, Costa Rican literature was categorized as genuine. Writings mainly...

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...

Abolition of Costa Rica’s Army 70 Years Ago Changed the Country Forever

In 1948, Costa Rica changed its history through the abolition of its military force.  Many years after that decision, this country ranked 1st in...

Sol Araya: Photographer of Pure Life

A rainbow after the rain, a sloth showing its face among the branches, a morpho butterfly crossing the road, a sunset dyeing the landscape...
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