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10 hrs ago | Budget Travel
Get to know the jungles, volcanoes, and cloud forests of Costa Rica at your own pace with this travel package that includes an eight-day car rental.
13 hrs ago | Warrnambool Standard
FLEEING the civil war in his native country of Nicaragua, six-year-old Luis Bermudez and his family trekked for 45 days through jungle to reach sanctuary in Costa Rica.
14 hrs ago | Inside Costa Rica
August 21st, 2014 Costa Rican exports for the first seven months of 2014 grew just 1.4%, according to the latest report by foreign trade promoter, Procomer.
We heaved. The turtle struggled as four of us lifted it from the water onto the boat, just as we'd been instructed, each holding a flipper.
August 19th, 2014 Residents of Aguas Zarcas, Venecia, San Miguel and La Virgen de SarapiquA in San Carlos in Costa Rica's Northern Zone reported to authorities the presence of a suspicious low-flying helicopter on Saturday, according to regional police chief, Francisco Morales.
August 19th, 2014 Some 200 to 300 head of cattle are being illegally smuggled into Costa Rica from Nicaragua every week in the border areas of Upala and Los Chiles, according to the regional head of the National Animal Health Service , Elliut Herrera.
AN AUSTRIAN police officer who conducted an illegal probe into the case of kidnap victim Natascha Kampusch has been jailed for abuse of office.
During our first day on tour in Costa Rica , even breakfast was an event! We began at the traditional Restaurante Tipico el Trapiche de Nayo, stopping to see the authentic Trapiche process for crushing whole sugar cane originally used in the early days of the sugar cane plantations.
When the world looked like it was heading off a cliff five or six years ago, Miami was rising through the ranks among the nation's leading Customs districts.
The former director of Colombia's now-defunct intelligence agency, DAS, did not flee to Costa Rica after learning her asylum in Panama was revoked, according to her lawyer.
August 15th, 2014 A small aircraft believed to have been carrying cocaine from South America crashed near a remote government airstrip in Barra de Parismina in Limon, authorities discovered on Wednesday.
Tamarindo airport remains closed after it was shut down in May of this year due to runway safety concerns.
When a tree fell on the road in a Costa Rican forest, we were glad Junior was around to hear it.
Updated: Thu Aug 21, 2014 04:46 pm
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