Costa Rica

Get up Close to Scarlet Macaws, Sea Turtles, and Sharks on a Costa Rican Adventure

Our sea kayak slipped along the edge of the rain forest. The water was smooth as polished jade and scattered with yellow leaves and bobbing figs. My …

Central America

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With Kaine as her vice-presidential candidate, Clinton can reach deep into enemy territory. Trump’s choice of Pence offers him no such advantage<p>Published: 11:43 PM<p>The man suffered serious injuries after being attacked while crossing a river at a popular tourist beach in Costa Rica<p>Published: 10:33 PM<p>…

Central America

I lived in Costa Rica for a year, and everyone was worried about climate change

When my family moved from Maine to a mountain in Costa Rica for a year, we discovered a tropical wonderland—a dense forest covered by a protective blanket of clouds and adorned with woody vines, wild orchids, 15-foot tree ferns, and exotic wildlife. We knew to expect sloths, parrots, and even …

Central America

12 Chic and Eco-Friendly Hotels You Need to Book a Stay at STAT

Hotels

UTEP ends Costa Rica tour with 78-73 win over University of British Columbia

Three Miners reached double figures, as a strong second quarter helped UTEP end their Costa Rica Exhibition tour with a 78-73 win over the University …

College Basketball

This Modern House In Costa Rica Sits Under A Dramatic Large Angled Roof

Cañas Arquitectos have designed this modern house with a sloped flat roof, that’s located in the Papagayo peninsula in Costa Rica, and is surrounded …

Lofts

[REVIEW] I cannot rave enough about this bag.

I bought this on a whim from SAC - it was cheap and orange and Patagonia makes quality bags. I thought I would use it for a week and be over it and …

Central America

Corona returns in Mexico World Cup qualification roster projection

The Porto winger should return to El Tri after missing the Confederations Cup with a personal issue. Who will join him to face Panama and Costa Rica?<p>The Luis Pompilio Paez era is coming to a close.<p>It wasn't a glorious run for the Mexico assistant coach who took over managerial duties during Juan …

Soccer

Western politicians put feet in mouths with missteps

Three recent cautionary tales from Western Canada suggest that while politicians must be wary of their opponents, it’s often the self-inflicted …

Central America

animago Award & Conference Readies 2017 Edition

<b>MUNICH --</b> In today’s world, visual effects and digital editing form part of almost every film, advertisement, interactive production, computer game …

11 Trips You Need to Take As Soon As You Retire

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Blue Ridge Mountains

11 facts about Costa Rica that will surprise you

WHEN IT COMES to Costa Rica, you’ve probably heard about “pura vida.” You probably know the country’s biodiversity is off the charts, and maybe you …

Central America

The Best Caribbean Islands for Avoiding Crowds

Blog Post<p>August 10, 2017 | Blog Post<p>It has been clocked at astonishing speeds, particularly on long straightaways. A hugely successful racing model, …

Central America

6 travel tips so locals will hate you less

<b>Sure, tourists boost local economies, but unless it's done respectfully, you'll never be truly welcome.</b><p>I grew up in a region called Muskoka, …

Sustainability

Ready to Move to the Coast? 10 Charming Surf Cities You’ll Never Want to Leave!

For die-hard surfers, it’s all about the waves. For all they care, if the swell is pumping and the barrels are rolling, the surf spot could very well …

Beaches

5 gap year ideas for students taking a break from studying

As students celebrate or commiserate their A-level results this week, thoughts will be turning to their next move. While many will be heading off to …

News (Ireland)

Costa Rican snake managed to stowaway to Scotland by hiding in a pineapple

<b>A rather adventurous snake was found in Edinburgh, after hitching a ride to the UK on a pineapple.</b><p>The snake managed to stow away in Costa Rica, and …

Central America

Top 10 Volunteering & Internship Programs Abroad For 2018

We all have our plans for life that include the checklist of things that we wish to do and the places we wish to visit. We surely aspire to do something for our pleasure and also things that would add some happiness to someone else's life. The act of volunteering, as we all know, is not just a …

Central America

John Brooks likely to miss U.S. national team's remaining World Cup qualifiers

The U.S. men's national team will be missing one of its most important players when it concludes World Cup qualifying this fall.<p>Defender John Brooks will be sidelined for around three months after tearing tendons in his right thigh, according to VfL Wolfsburg, his German Bundesliga club team.<p>Brooks …

FIFA

Dream Ride | Riding With Russell Bobbitt In Costa Rica

Black sand beaches, jungle single track, mud and clay for days…<p>Epic adventure. That’s really the only way to describe it. Flying into a tropical …

Central America

Our top 5 villas to see wildlife

Wildlife tourism is on the rise, so it is becoming harder and harder to find places which remain unspoilt. We have selected below our top 5 villas …

Wildlife

Back to School, Back to the Points

Right now my house is totally quiet. There is no background noise of the Baby Shark song humming on the iPad, Liv and Maddie talking on the Disney …

Airlines

Five questions that could be answered in Costa Rica

With six newcomers, and six producing returners, UTEP has the unique chance to find out a lot about themselves while in Costa Rica.<p>Mix in some much …

College Basketball

Airy Costa Rica home enjoys incredible views of the ocean and jungle

This gorgeous Costa Rican residence occupies a unique location near Santa Teresa Beach, where the jungle meets the Pacific Ocean. Architect Benjamin …

Lifestyle

The 23 most relaxing vacation destinations in the world

<b>The INSIDER Summary:</b><p><b>August 15 is International Relaxation Day, and while the whole point of taking a vacation is to unwind, there are many resorts, retreats, and even entire cities known for their focus on health, wellness, and, of course, relaxation.</b>• <b><br>Via Yoga offers yoga and surf-themed retreats in</b> …

Central America

5 Secrets to Working From Anywhere that Isn't Your Office

We're living in a very good time to be working remotely.<p>In the couple of years since I left a staff job at this magazine, I've worked from bars; airport lounges; hotel lobbies, rooms, and rooftops; taxi cabs; pool decks; and from the sidewalk outside of the office of a client that gave me a wifi …

The Workplace

What Is LGBTQ Travel Like in Central America?

Gay and lesbian travel in Central America is very much still in development. Some Central America destinations, like Quepos in Costa Rica, are quite …

LGBTQ

Studio Saxe’s new boutique hotel and yoga studio get lost in tropical landscape of Costa Rica

<b>This new boutique hotel and yoga studio get lost in tropical landscape of Nosara, Costa Rica with fragmented volumes and flat timber roofs.</b> The …

Central America

Best fall getaways to consider in 2017

The summer may be coming to an end, but that doesn’t mean you need to give up on your travel plans for the year. With fall comes fewer crowds and …

Central America

Diane Kruger and Norman Reedus Enjoy Some R&R on the Beach in Costa Rica

Diane Kruger and Norman Reedus recently took a break from their busy schedules to escape to Costa Rica for a romantic getaway. On Aug. 10, the couple were spotted enjoying a little R&R while soaking up the sun on the beach. Diane showed off her toned physique in a black one-piece, while Norman wore …

Norman Reedus