By Associated Press | PUBLISHED: June 30, 2019 at 12:12 am | UPDATED: June 30, 2019 at 12:13 am Mexico midfielder Luis Montes (10) works to keep control of the ball from Costa Rica midfielder Allan Cruz (13) during the extra time period of their CONCACAF Gold Cup quarterfinal soccer match Saturday, June 29, 2019, in Houston. (AP Photo/Michael Wyke) Costa Rica midfielder Bryan Ruiz (10) trips Mexico defender Luis Rodriguez (21) as he attempts to steal the ball during the extra time period of their CONCACAF Gold Cup quarterfinal soccer match Saturday, June 29, 2019, in Houston. (AP Photo/Michael Wyke) SoundThe gallery will resume insecondsMexico midfielder Andres Guardado (18) launches a penalty kick as Costa Rica’s, from left, Bryan Ruiz, Kendall Waston (19), Mayron George (11) and Celso Borges (5) defend during the second half of a CONCACAF Gold Cup quarterfinal soccer match Saturday, June 29, 2019, in Houston. (AP Photo/Michael Wyke) Costa Rica defender Kendall Waston (19) … [Read more...] about Mexico beats Costa Rica in shootout, reaches Gold Cup semis
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Planning a trip to Costa Rica? Nature-loving adventurers will want to make a note of this new address. Inspired by the luxury canvas lodges of Africa and Asia, Nayara Tented Camp will be one of the first of its kind in Central America when it debuts in December 2019. Owner Leo Ghitis tapped Luxury Frontiers—a so-called “experiential lodging expert” championing low-impact, sustainable design—to conceive the project. (The company has worked with high-end hospitality brands like Four Seasons, Belmond, Abercrombie & Kent and Wilderness Safaris to create lodgings in destinations as diverse as Mexico, Tuscany and Botswana.) As we reported last year, Nayara Resorts is already behind two properties in Costa Rica: Nayara Gardens, a 25-bungalow property overlooking the Arenal Volcano, and Nayara Springs, an adults-only property. Guests at Nayara Tented Camp will be able to use the facilities at the sister lodgings; all three are connected by footbridges over … [Read more...] about Nayara Tented Camp Preps to Open in December in Costa Rica
By Thomas Ryves on Dec 21, 2018 in Central America, Costa Rica, Regions Costa Rica, one of the world’s most biodiverse countries is a popular destination among lovers of wildlife and nature – but that’s not all there is to it. It is expected to be one of the top destinations for travellers in 2019, offering adventure, culture and even some useful insight into living a happy life. It’s the happiest country in the world According to The Happy Planet Index Report, published by the New Economics Foundation, Costa Ricans – or Ticos as they like to be known – value something above money: happiness. This is down to their ‘Pura Vida’ philosophy – a phrase which translates as ‘the simple life’ and encapsulates Costa Ricans’ ability to appreciate the little things. Combine this with the abundance of wildlife, lush rainforests and pristine beaches and Costa Rica is a place that is hard to pull yourself away from. You … [Read more...] about Top 5 reasons to visit Costa Rica in 2019
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — A security guard at a Costa Rica Airbnb rental villa was arrested in the death of a Florida woman who was remembered by friends as an avid world traveler and “happy soul,” authorities said Wednesday. Carla Stefaniak of Hallandale Beach, Florida, went to the Central American country to celebrate her 36th birthday but never boarded her Nov. 28 return flight after messaging friends that it was “pretty sketchy” at her resort. That prompted her family to raise the alarm with Costa Rican authorities. Officials later found a partially buried body in woods near the Villa le Mas complex and identified it using fingerprints, the country’s Judicial Investigation Department said. Stefaniak’s family members also traveled to there to help with identification. Security guard Bismark Espinosa Martinez, 32, was arrested in the slaying after he contradicted himself in statements to police, the department said Wednesday. Investigators … [Read more...] about A Florida woman traveled to Costa Rica for her 36th birthday. Now a security guard has been arrested in her death.
Beach HoppingItineraries in Costa RicaLuxury TravelTravel Costa Ricatravel tipsVacation Ideas November 12, 2018 I received quite often this question. – “Sabrina: When is the best time to go to Costa Rica“? I lived for four years in the Guanacaste region, also called the Dry Forest Region. The main international airport is Liberia (LIR). Playa Conchal was a 5 minute-walk from my home: by the way one of the best beaches in Central America ( https://www.tripadvisor.co.uk/ShowUserReviews-g309242-d1754721-r386085627-Playa_Conchal-Playa_Conchal_Province_of_Guanacaste.html” target=”_blank” rel=”nofollow”>TripAdvisor). Guanacaste has a long Dry Season that begins the first week of November and ends late April. During the Dry Season it doesn’t rain in Guanacaste, while in the other regions like Puntarenas or the Central Valley or the Southern Pacific for the most part it means a more … [Read more...] about When’s the best time to Go to Costa Rica?