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Check out the contemporary art gallery TEOR/ítica in Barrio Amón, San Josí. Their current exhibit is called Un gabinete de curiosidades, A Cabinet of Curiosities, and opens its doors to show off some strange

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<!– @page { size: 8.5in 11in; margin: 0.79in } P { margin-bottom: 0.08in } –> Playa Hermosa and the City of Jacó received the Blue Flag Award from Costa Rica’s Minister of Tourism.The Blue Flag is reserved for communities demonstrating ecological excellence. Playa Hermosa is the site of the upcoming

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Playa Hermosa y la Ciudad de Jacó recibieron de mano del Ministro de Turismo de Costa Rica la Bandera Azul. Se preví que ISA World Surfing Games de Costa Rica 2009 sea el que más paéses acoja de toda su historia, a llevarse acabo del 31 de julio al 8

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You’ll find an interesting essay here. The author is a developer in the popular beach community of Jacó. Over the last few years, I have witnessed the process as Jaco has been transformed from a lazy surfing and fishing community to a burgeoning city, complete with a skyline bigger than

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Take an online survey and share you opinions about Costa Rica here. The survey takes around 10 minutes and is being used by the Costa Rica Tourism Board to develop new marketing schemes. My hope is that they’ll also take note of any negative comments and begin to work to

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Gira Zona Sur: cercanéas de Puerto Jimínez. No hay huecos en la carretera Interamericana desde San Josí hasta el cruce de Chacarita (antes de Golfito), carretera demarcada y con ojos de gatos en el 90% del trayecto. De Chacarita a Puerto Jimínez 50% asfalto y el resto buen lastre, varios

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Journalist Alex Leff reports on the discovery of a new species of frog in Costa Rica here. Alex’s blog offers regular updates, and his blog “covers Costa Rica for GlobalPost, delving into the social and environmental problems that threaten this small nation’s peaceful and eco-friendly balance,” according to his site.

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Costa Rica’s Transit Police estimate that the number of vehicles circulating in San Jose increased by 25% yesterday, after the Sala IV (Constitutional Court) repealed a restriction that was based on license plate numbers. Stagnant lines of cars along the few routes leading into town stretched for several kilometers, and

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The Chamber of Tourism of Turrialba invites you to visit the second edition of their tourism expo on June 19th, 20th and 21st. For more information visit www.visiteturrialba.com CATUR, La Cámara de Turismo de Turrialba le invita a hacer un recorrido y conocer su oferta turéstica en la segunda edición

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CATA, the Central American Tourism Agency, has announced that seven new Holiday Inn hotels will be built in Central America. According to a press release published on their site: This expansion project will begin with the construction of a new hotel in Escazú, Costa Rica, one of San Josí’s most

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