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If you’d like to have Manuel Antonio’s famous beach (the one inside the park) all to yourself, go early. The park opens at 7am, but most tourists go with a guide. These groups slowly make their way along the 1.8 km that lead to the beach, looking for birds, sloths,

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PROMED sello de calidad a clínicas, hospitales y profesionales interesados Costa Rica es el primer país del mundo con un sello de calidad en turismo médico Hoy entró en funcionamiento el Sello de Calidad Promed para el sector del turismo médico. El objetivo es lograr un distintivo como país que

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SANSA REGIONAL now has direct flights from San Jose to their domestic destinations 95% on-time rating Environmental programs going strong SANSA REGIONAL, a domestic airline in Costa Rica, now offers direct flights to their Costa Rica destinations. Liberia, Tamarindo, Tambor, Quepos, Palmar Sur, Drake Bay, Puerto Jimenez, Golfito and Tortuguero

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SANSA REGIONAL ya vuela directamente desde San José a sus distintos destinos en el territorio nacional. Logra 95% llegadas de vuelos a tiempo Aporta a la conservación ambiental SANSA REGIONAL, una aerolínea doméstica de Costa Rica, comenzó un programa de vuelos directos de punto a punto, sin paradas intermedias, a

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Rainforest Alliance launched a new logo to help travelers tell which businesses and projects have achieved significant, measurable advances in environmental sustainability. This new logo is given to tourism-oriented businesses and forestry projects that fulfill the requirements set forth by Rainforest Alliance, or other organizations with which Rainforest Alliance is

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Rainforest Alliance lanzó hoy su nueva marca de verificación para distinguir a las empresas y los proyectos que han alcanzado avances significativos y mesurables en sostenibilidad. La nueva marca es otorgada a proyectos de carbono forestal y empresas turísticas y forestales que cumplen con las normas desarrolladas por Rainforest Alliance

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People frequently ask me what originally drew me to Costa Rica, and what captured me so much that I decided to stay. The most succinct story that I read a while back, from an unknown author. I’ll paraphrase it the best my memory allows. The Gringo investment banker was at

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Many foreigners are living and working in Costa Rica without the proper paperwork. For the most part, they can live under the radar and get by without too much hassle. There is always a chance, however, that authorities will come crashing in. Here is a story about just that.

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Por: Alexander González Vega Turismo Sostenible Fundación Neotrópica “… buscamos estimular cambios en las actitudes de los individuos que conduzcan al mejoramiento socioeconómico y ambiental de la sociedad, mediante actividades económicas alternativas como el Turismo Rural Comunitario” La importancia que la actividad turística ha alcanzado en Costa Rica, ha provocado

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Downtown San Jose has more roadwork ahead Officials announced that Avenida 8 will undergo construction along 13 blocks, where they will resurface the street in cement instead of asphalt. Work will begin in about three weeks, and take place between calles 0 and 25. http://www.nacion.com/2010-05-26/ElPais/FotoVideoDestacado/ElPais2384886.aspx Museo Nacional closed this weekend

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