General

El próximo lunes inicia la exhibición en el Museos del Banco Central:

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Generalnotas en español

Lo siguiente es un comunicado de prensa que me mandaron de CANATUR: Empresarios turésticos de la zona donde se presentó el desplome del puente hamaca que comunicaba Turrubares con Orotina, conféan que los turistas aprovechen rutas alternas para que accedan hacia los destinos turésticos de dicho sector. Entre las empresas

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City LivingGeneral

Avenida 3, known as El Paseo de los Damas, has been reopened on the east side of downtown. It had been closed for two months for remodeling. The Municipalidad de San Jose did a nice job with the new concrete street and landscaped pedestrian areas. Also, the bridge between Turrubares

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General

As a public reminder of the burgeoning ties between Costa Rica and China, San Josí mayor Jhonny Araya, along with Beijing mayor Guo Jinlong, broke ground on a the capital city’s new Chinatown (Barrio Chino) project. The new neighborhood is part of the Mayor’s San Jose Posible program, which aims

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Trips

Editor’s note: Anka Matthies, CR Traveler‘s jack-of-all-trades intern, offers this report: This past Monday, I went on an all-day adventure trip. After meeting the tour operator Authentic Adventure Eco Tours in San Josí and waiting for quite some time, we eventually boarded the tricked-out Land Rovers and headed out of

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Trips

I’m heading out tomorrow for an all-day adventure, starting with tricked-out Land Rover that will take us to the Laguna Hule. Even though I’ve been traveling the country for almost eight years now, I’ve never been there. There is something relaxing about exploring Costa Rica’s countryside, where the urban chaos

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General

Travelers take note: the news website amcostarica.com reports that the Costanera Sur highway between the tourist towns of Quepos and Dominical will be closed for 30 hours starting early this Saturday. There are no alternate routes available, so this weekend you won’t be able to easily get between these two

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General

Daniel Madrigal sent me this update: Christine Bork from “Pets y Mas” just informed that there is yet another change in the inauguration date of the Monumento a los Perros de la Calle. It will be Tuesday, October 20 at 9:00 am. Thanks Daniel!

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GeneralTrips

Costa Rican sculptor Francisco Mungéa is working on a series of six sculptures that pay tribute to the many stray dogs that wander the streets of San Josí. The sculptures will be up beginning Octuber 17th on the south side of the Mercado Central in downtown San Josí. I’m looking

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General

Reportaje sobre la expedición que realiza National Geographic en la Isla del Coco.

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