3 hrs ago
Tyler Morning Telegraph
Students visit Central American rain forest
This summer around 20 students are working in Costa Rica's northern rain forest region.
7 hrs ago
This Unique Icosahedron-Shaped Treehouse in Costa Rica Cost Just $5,000 to Build
Joseph Mikrut, a graphic designer and one of the owners of Anamaya Yoga Resort in Montezuma, Costa Rica, has finished constructing what may very well be the world's first treehouse shaped in the form of an icosahedron .
9 hrs ago
WTF?! Obama Us Ambassador, Embassy Officials Did What?
As I've previously noted on this site, U.S. Embassies apparently exist solely to help the interests of America-haters and give them an opportunity for visas to the U.S. Now, President Obama's hand-picked U.S. Ambassador to Costa Rica, "Dumbassador" Anne Andrews, has enlisted her U.S. Embassy employees in this ridiculous music video to encourage ... (more)
13 hrs ago
Glamorous Life in Costa Rica Ends in Orgy and Murder
Lying naked, handcuffed and shot in the head after a night of partying, girls and expensive cars is not likely the glamorous end that Canadian national Brad Deering, a.k.a. Brat Pering had in mind.
16 hrs ago
Costa Rican president in jet scandal
Revelations that Costa Rica's president used the jet of a Colombian with alleged links to drugs trafficking have led to three high-profile resignations.
Thu May 16, 2013
Travel Industry Wire
UNWTO Welcomes Trinidad and Tobago As Its New Member
Trinidad and Tobago has become UNWTO's 156th Member State as the country rejoins the Organization after 35 years.
Wed May 15, 2013
Inside Costa Rica
Chinese president could visit Costa Rica in June
May 15th, 2013 Chinese president Xi Jinping could visit Costa Rica in June as part of a tour of Latin America that could also include visits to Venezuela and Mexico, according to information from Casa Presidencial.
The Beaumont Enterprise
Florblanca Resort in Costa Rica Wins Conde Nast Traveller Award for ...
Florblanca Resort in Costa Rica Wins Cond © Nast Traveller Award for World's Best Spa - Best for Beach Action Spa Bambu was designed by San Jose architect Jean Garnier and is suspended over peaceful waterfall filled pools, shaded by natural flora, and is uniquely constructed from natural bamboo.Guests spending time learning to surf will ... (more)
Costa Rica's Energy Debate Focuses on Renewables, Parks and Consumers
During the early May summit in San Jose with U.S. President Barack Obama and the presidents of Central America and the Dominican Republic, Costa Rica focused much of its efforts on bilateral energy initiatives.
Costa Rica president's private jet use prompts investigation
Costa Rica's President Laura Chinchilla came under pressure on Tuesday after the government admitted she had used a private jet owned by a foreign oil company, prompting an investigation by the attorney general's office.
Tue May 14, 2013
Thoughts in Puerto Viejo
As I sit down to write I realize that, for once, I don't know what to write or where to start.
Inside Costa Rica
U.S. Citizen found dead in Golfito
May 14th, 2013 A U.S. citizen identified as Davis James Hamilton, 30, was found dead in a cabina located in Playa Cacao, Golfito, surrounded by alcohol bottles and garbage, according to the Judicial Investigation Organization .
Inside Costa Rica
31,000 people without water this morning
May 14th, 2013 Repair crews in Palmares and Talamanca have their hands full this morning, attempting to return water to the taps of about 31,000 people.
Cybercast News Service
Obama Hailed 'World Press Freedom Day' As His DOJ Was Seizing AP Phone Records
President Barack Obama issued a statement heralding World Press Freedom Day in May 2012, at the same time his Department of Justice was secretly obtaining phone records from Associated Press reporters and editors.
Mon May 13, 2013
Obama Administration Finally Wakes Up to Latin America
U.S. President Barack Obama and his Costa Rican counterpart Laura Chinchilla attend a cultural event with students in San Jos, Costa Rica, on May 3 2013 President Barack Obama is sending Vice President Joe Biden on a swing through Brazil, Colombia and Trinidad and Tobago later this month.
The Huffington Post
Norm Schriever: Thinking About Moving to Costa Rica? 5 Questions and Answers You Need to Know
"I'm thinking about moving to Costa Rica," are words I hear every day, through emails, Facebook messages, and from people who have read my book about life as an expat in that country.
Sat May 11, 2013
The White House
West Wing Week: 05/10/13 or "I Dare You to Do Better"
This week, the President made his fourth trip to Mexico, continued on to Costa Rica, spoke to the graduating class of 2013 at The Ohio State University, hosted the new President of South Korea, discussed hurricane preparedness, and kicked off a series of Middle Class Jobs & Opportunity Tour in the Lone Star State.
Fri May 10, 2013
The White House
Weekly Wrap Up: "We Move Forward"
Launching the Jobs & Opportunity Tour: On Thursday, the President was in Austin to launch his Middle Class Jobs & Opportunity Tour .
Obama courts Hispanic support using - jobs' pretext, Leaders skeptical
NEW JERSEY , May 10, 2013 - President Obama traveled to Mexico and Costa Rica just days before the Cinco de Mayo celebration as part of his "Latin America" and "Jobs" tour, then headed to Texas Thursday morning.
Bateman student Bochen Han a Global Citizen
Bateman student Bochen Han a Global Citizen. Robert Bateman High School student Bochen Han is pictured with two other EF Global Citizens and former U.S. Vice-President Al Gore.