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Thursday, February 22, 2018
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Tico turns Ash into Cash using this simple method…

By Ashly Sellers   Thanks to a entrepreneurial Tico in Cartago Ebay users now have a chance to bid on some authentic volcanic ash from the recent Turrialba Volcano eruptions. Current bidding is up to $15 and there are 25 days left to bid. Dont worry...

5 Most Ridiculous Portrayals of Costa Rica in Pop-Culture

By P. Porte Hollywood loves to film movies set in exotic locations, and Costa Rica's remarkable nature makes for a stunning backdrop no matter what type of movie they are filming. We know that movie writers and directors aren't exactly cultural or geographical experts but...

Eight Costa Rican Police officers arrested for doing this to home owners….

    by C. Claro Eight Costa Rica Police Officials detained by the OIJ today in 17 different sting operations under suspicion of breaking and entering.   The operations were carried out by the “Seccion de Robos y Hurtos” of the OIJ. According to investigators the detained officials were...

Crime is up and thousands of prisoners are being released while lawmakers do this to local police….

Costa Rica's Fuerza Publica to receive a 15% pay cut.... By Seth Renfield It turns out there might be some correlation between the rise in crime rates and the high salaries of the local police force (sarcasm). It's for that reason local lawmakers have decided to ...

Top 5 Smartphone Apps for gringos in Costa Rica

It is a fact that Smartphones are have changed the way we live and travel. For that reason we asked some experienced expats living in Costa Rica which Smartphone Apps they couldn't live without and this is what they told us.... #5. Costa Rica Travel...