Costa Rica has begun the #stopanimalselfies campaign, and in keeping with the fun-loving attitude of the Pura Vida lifestyle, they have suggested an alternative - stuffed animals in exotic locations. From the airport to the beaches and everywhere in between, the Ministry of the Environment,...Read more
From the Tico Times - Improvements to the runway at Daniel Oduber Quirós International Airport (LIR) in Liberia, Guanacaste are expected to be completed by the end of the month, officials said. Costa Rica’s second-busiest international airport will have a repaved and repainted runway and...Read more
Eco Tourism Award Costa Rica
From the Tico Times -- More than 400 businesses involved in Costa Rica’s tourism industry now boast a Certification of Sustainable Tourism, according to the Costa Rican Tourism Board (ICT). Seventy-five of them received the certification Friday as part of World Tourism Day. “Companies that...Read more
About Costa Rica Costa Rica packs a lot of diversity into a small country, from the pristine beaches of the Pacific Northwest to the lush jungles of the Caribbean, to the rolling mountains and cloud forests of the Cordillera. Costa Rica is one of the...Read more
From the Tico Times -- The United Nations has selected Costa Rica for its 2019 Champions of the Earth award for policy leadership, the organization announced Friday. Citing Costa Rica’s plan to decarbonize its economy by 2050, the UN says the Central American country “sets...Read more