8 Weird Feria Fruits You’ve Got To Try

Don’t judge a book by it’s cover, and definitely don’t judge these fruits by their shape, smell or color. The Costa Rican feria, like...
Costa Rica Food

A Foodie in Costa Rica

Just like most part of Central America, the food in Costa Rica is based on rice, fried plantains, black beans, tortillas and coffee which,...

H1N1 in Costa Rica: FAQ

The potentially deadly strain of influenza A has reached Costa Rica half a decade after the global pandemic supposedly ended. There’s been a lot of...

Costa Rica and its lucrative, illegal market for cannabis

Costa Rica has an expensive market for cannabis, and demand is only increasing. A study done by the Medical Cannabis News shows the prices of...

Wild Brews Kombucha: Your New Favorite Health Drink

What is kombucha and who are the “wild” girls brewing it here in Costa Rica? Originating in China over 2000 years ago, kombucha gained a...

Gotu Kola: The Indian Cure-All You Should Know

The ancient Eastern tea has been used for everything from detoxification to preventing dementia. GOTU KOLA also known as INDIAN PENNYWORT and in Sanskrit BRAHMI...

MEDICAL TOURISM IN COSTA RICA

Medical tourism, specifically in the field of dentistry, is a growing industry in Costa Rica. My name is Charles Dennard, a US citizen, and since...

Costa Rica’s Fabulous, Fearsome Fauna: A Retiree’s Dilemma

A few nights ago when friends were over for dinner, we were relaxing and talking over glasses of wine in our back patio “dining...

10 Delicious Costa Rican Superfoods You Should be Eating Daily

We are currently living in an age where we are bombarded with information. It comes in all forms on a variety of subjects, none...

Special ‘Sunset Tango’ Series at the National Theater on Thursday

The Costa Rica News (TCRN) – On Thursday, September 25 the National Theatre will host a their special Sunset Music series, this time featuring...