2016 Global Peace Index: Costa Rica is the best country located in Central America...

The 2016 Global Peace Index (GPI, for its acronym in English) prepared by the Institute for Economics and Peace, puts Costa Rica as the...

Marijuana in Costa Rica: Laws, History and Potential

Whether you hate it or love it, frequent news reports suggest Cannabis is a plant to be reckoned with sooner rather than later. There’s a...

TEC works to create new face of San José

The Costa Rican Institute of Technology (TEC) has proposed an immense plan that could change the face of the center of San José. There...

Australia to Costa Rica: Raising My Son on the Road

This is the third time we have been to Costa Rica, and this time we are here to stay. According to my son whom is...

Government proposes 0.5% wage increase for the private sector

The novel continues regarding the wage increases for the private sector. This Wednesday the Government of the Republic proposed an increase of 0.5% for...

Free from traditional employment and Costa Rica bound

Why we left Canada for Costa Rica Beyond the obvious reasons of wretched, cold winters and outrageously inflated housing costs in Alberta, Canada we had other...

Cost of Living in Costa Rica is Relative to Standard of Living

Every year more and more North Americans and Europeans are looking to Latin America as a destination of choice for retirement, and the three...
U.S. Expats owing more than $50,000 in taxes may soon find themselves without a passport. | TCRN

Is your U.S. Passport About to Get Revoked?

U.S. Expats owing more than $50,000 in taxes may soon find themselves without a passport. On December 4, 2015 U.S. law officials snuck in legislation...

Costa Rica to Begin Paving with Recycled Plastic

The pura vida country will be first to install plastic roads in Central America. Citizens of San Isidro, Malpaís, Delicias, Cabuya, Futuro Verde and Hermosa...

Life & Living in Jaco, Costa Rica

The Costa Rica News (TCRN) - Considered the hub of the Central Pacific coast of Costa Rica, Jaco (pronounced: ha-ko, officially it is spelt...
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