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
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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
Travel expert Justin DeBooon talks about how Costa Rica travel agencies are adapting to life during the coronavirus pandemic and offers some thoughts on how… Read More »Surviving During Times Of Coronavirus: How Costa Rica Travel Agencies Are Adapting
As the coronavirus pandemic locks down Costa Rica and the world, many of us are under unimaginable stress as our lives change beyond recognition. But… Read More »Five Lessons From Coronavirus In Costa Rica I’ve Learned So Far
In our search for positive stories coming out of the coronavirus crisis in Central America, here’s a great one from San Jose, Costa Rica, where… Read More »Crisis Heroes: Coming Together To Help Pet Owners And Street Dogs In Costa Rica
Casey Halloran, co-founder of Costa Rica’s Namu Travel Group talks about transparency, empathy, and solidarity as key values to get through the economic and tourism… Read More »A Message From Namu Travel Co-Founder Casey Halloran
As global tourism evaporates during the coronavirus crisis, one small Costa Rica internet company is reaching out to try to make life easier for struggling businesses in… Read More »Crisis Heroes: How a Costa Rica Internet Company Is Helping Out In Times Of Coronavirus
There’s no sugarcoating it, things look bleak for tourism right now. And the Costa Rican tourism industry is no exception. But other than screaming and… Read More »How Can The Costa Rican Tourism Industry Survive Coronavirus?
Alan Prendergast compares his personal experiences of the San Jose, Costa Rica cost of living to four European cities (Amsterdam, Edinburgh, Galway, and Madrid) for… Read More »Costa Rica Cost Of Living: Comparing San Jose With Four European Cities