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Celebrating Mother's Day in Costa Rica

Celebrating Mother's Day in Costa Rica

12th Aug 2014

In our beautiful country of Costa Rica, Mother’s Day is celebrated each year on August 15th. This national holiday, known locally as Día de la Madre, falls on the same day as the Feast of the Assumpti … read more
Virgin of the Angels Day in Costa Rica

Virgin of the Angels Day in Costa Rica

5th Aug 2014

Virgin of the Angels Day is a celebration of the patron saint of Costa Rica, the Virgen de los Angeles or La Negrita. The historical holiday is observed on August 2nd each year and is considered to be … read more
Guanacaste Day: Pride of Costa Rica

Guanacaste Day: Pride of Costa Rica

25th Jul 2014

One of Costa Rica’s most celebrated national holidays is Guanacaste Day. The Guanacaste province is located in the northwestern part of the country, bordering Nicaragua to the north. During the early … read more
Mangroves Serve as Ecological Asset to Costa Rica

Mangroves Serve as Ecological Asset to Costa Rica

18th Jul 2014

The Damas Island Estuary of Costa Rica contains thousands of acres of protected mangrove forests. Red, black, white, and green (or “pineapple”) mangrove trees co-exist, providing ecosystems that are … read more
World Cup Fever in Costa Rica

World Cup Fever in Costa Rica

11th Jul 2014

This last month, Costa Rica has been on fire with a certain fervor for futbol. Ranked by FIFA as #28 in the tournament, Costa Rica was not on anyone’s radar. To the world’s surprise (and Ticos deligh … read more