Costa Rica’s tourism industry almost died in 2020. It’s still on life-support, but getting better slowly, thanks to the efforts of thousands. Here we list… Read More »Who are Costa Rica’s Tourism Heroes of 2020?
What articles on this site were you reading most in this weirdest of years? We take a look at the top ten most popular articles… Read More »What You Were Reading Here in 2020 (Our Most-Read Articles of the Year)
A look at why El Salvador’s, Guatemala’s, and Panama’s UK travel ban is ridiculous and looks like the worst kind of political posturing. It’s sad… Read More »Why the UK Travel Ban in El Salvador, Guatemala, and Panama is Nothing but Political Posturing
It’s December 10 so that means it’s Human Rights Day. To mark the occasion, we want to highlight the human rights progress we’ve seen in… Read More »Happy Human Rights Day Central America!
After a recent article where we gauged opinions from industry experts on what Costa Rica needs to do to boost tourism, we follow up with… Read More »What are Costa Rica’s Biggest Tourism Obstacles? The Tourist’s View
As the high season gears up in Central America, IATA recommends the region standardizes its travel requirements, implying individual protocols are confusing. Easier said than… Read More »IATA Calls for Central American Countries to Coordinate Travel Requirements
As Guatemala labors under yet another political crisis at the end of 2020, Nestor Quixtan offers a handy guide to the main points of contention… Read More »6 Keys to Understanding the Latest Guatemalan Political Crisis
A short tribute to Diego Maradona, a Latin American legend who died today, leaving an impact all over, including Central America. I struggled for about… Read More »A Short Tribute to Latin American Icon Diego Maradona
A response to a Facebook user talking about how Costa Rica lacks “social responsibility” or protocols during the current COVID pandemic. It’s rarely something on… Read More »A Defense of Costa Rica’s COVID Protocols
As Costa Rica’s COVID R-rates slow down and vaccination news bolsters world markets, we ask if we’re on the final stretch of this pandemic? We… Read More »The Costa Rica COVID Outlook Continues to Improve