As beach communities in Costa Rica prepare to march, we look at the suffering the current lockdown is causing in the Tamarindo area. The current… Read More »Costa Rica Coastal Communities in Desperate Plea to Reopen the Beaches
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Costa Rica Stories, Information, and Opinion
The Costa Rican government announced today that masks will now be mandatory in public starting this Saturday, June 27. The new rule will coincide with… Read More »Face Masks to be Mandatory in Public in Costa Rica
Latest Costa Rica flight info into and out of San Jose, Costa Rica during the coronavirus pandemic. Please find below the official Costa Rica flight… Read More »Costa Rica Flight Info: Who’s Coming In or Out?
The Costa Rica tourism industry issued a plea this week to President Alvaro on change.org. The open letter, signed by over 900 people so far,… Read More »Costa Rica Tourism Industry Writes an Open Letter to President Alvarado
The results of a new industry survey show the Costa Rica tourism industry is growing frustrated with a perceived lack of government action and support… Read More »Costa Rica Tourism Industry Opens Up Over COVID Crisis
As Costa Rica football (I would call it soccer but I just can’t) restarts, we take a quick look at the rivalry between San Jose’s… Read More »La Liga v Saprissa: Costa Rica Football Rivalry Unraveled (a bit)
As the economic impact of the coronavirus pandemic bites harder and deeper, existing charities and organizations are pivoting away from their original projects to more… Read More »Crisis Heroes: Pivoting To Feed People In Playa Hermosa, Costa Rica
Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica’s tourism community helps families affected by the Coronavirus shutdowns. In a show of support towards the communities of Costa Rica‘s Southern… Read More »Crisis Heroes: The Community of Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica Rallies To Help Families In Need
As the global travel industry comes to terms with the new normal of zero or restricted travel, Justin deBoom from Costa Rica travel agency Namu… Read More »Life in a Costa Rica Travel Agency During COVID-19
A look at how individuals and organizations in the beach town of Tamarindo, Costa Rica are uniting to combat poverty caused by the collapse of… Read More »Crisis Heroes: Tamarindo, Costa Rica Coming Together During Tough Times