The annual pilgrimage procession known as La Romeria has been cancelled this year, in an agreement between Costa Rican health officials and the Catholic Church. Officials stated fears of spreading the H1N1 virus at the public event, which is typically visited by hundreds of thousands of people. The event culimnates
The latest edition of CR Traveler is now available online. Additionally, there are a few articles online that did not appear in the print edition. Enjoy! El nuevo número de CR Traveler ya está en lénea. Además, tenemos artéculos exclusivos que no aparecieron en la edición impresa. ¡Disfrútelo!
The restriction on driving in downtown San Jose will be reapplied this coming Tuesday. The measure aims to ease the incredible congestion that plagues the capital’s streets during extended rush hours. The restriction applies from 6 am to 7 pm. License plates ending in 1 and 2 cannot travel in
The website www.wineandspirits.co.cr sells wine and other alcoholic beverages over the internet. Buyers can have their wine shipped inexpensively to their postal addresss, or they can order cases of wine for pick up at any of the 123 branches of Correos de Costa Rica. El sitio www.wineandspirits.co.cr ofrece vinos y
Parque Nacional Tortuguero: Called Costa Rica’s Amazon, this region is truly away from it all. Tortuguero has no roads, cars, traffic lights, smog or malls. Instead, there are canals, rivers, the Caribbean Sea, beaches, sea turtles and forests. This combination of elements will afford you an unforgettable connection with nature.
Parque Nacional Tortuguero: El llamado Amazonas costarricense es un muestrario natural sin cortes de civilización. Tortuguero adolece de calles, carros, semáforos, humo y centros comerciales; en su lugar hay canales, réos, mar, playas, tortugas y bosques. Esta confabulación de elementos le harán vivir una inolvidable experiencia en comunión con la