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El Salvador

“Dios, Unión, Libertad” (God, Union, Liberty)


“Pro Mundi Beneficio” (For the benefit of the world)


“Libre, Soberana E Independiente” (Free, sovereign and independent)


“Libre Crezca Fecundo” (Grow free & fertile)

Costa Rica

“Pura Vida” (Pure life)


“Sub Umbra Floreo” (Under the shade I flourish)


“En Dios Confiamos” (In God we trust)

Country Guide


Experts Offer Alternate Proposals for the Costa Rican Government to take to the IMF

As the Costa Rica president walks back his IMF proposal, experts weigh in with their alternatives. On Sunday evening, President Carlos Alvarado took his tax-raising proposal to the...


Weekly Costa Rica Flight/Airline Update (October 7, 2020)

Costa Rica flight information update: Latest weekly update for flight/airline info into and out of...

Will Your Marchamo Go Down in Costa Rica Next Year?

In a terrible year Costa Ricans could use a break. Unemployment is soaring and most...

He Might be Many Things, but President Carlos Alvarado is no Dictator

As Costa Rica President Carlos Alvarado backs down on his IMF tax hikes, we push...

A Great Week for Central America Tourism but…

An overview of the week where Central America might... just might... have turned...

Costa Rica Announces ALL US States Can Enter from November 1

As Costa Rica announces that it's opening its borders to all 50 US...

Belize Reopens its Airport and Country to Tourists

As Belize reopens to tourists again, here's a short piece simply to say...

Guatemala Ends Lockdown (State of Calamity) on October 1

Guatemala plans to end its six-month-long lockdown on October 1 amid more political...

Costa Rica Flight Information/Airline Update (September 30, 2020)

Costa Rica flight information update: Latest weekly update for flight/airline info into and...

Confusion Reigns at United Airlines over Costa Rica Entry Requirements

United Airlines is refusing permission to board for passengers to Costa Rica over...