Costa Rica

Best Trips to Take After Retirement

1 of 12<p>Australia<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 12<p>Rocky Mountaineer<p>3 of 12<p>Israel<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 12<p>Ireland<p>Advertisement<p>5 of 12<p><i>RELATED</i>: 20 Beautiful Beach Views …

Central America

I Moved to Costa Rica to Escape Trump

Like most people, we thought Trump was pulling another publicity stunt. When it became clear that he was going to be the Republican nominee, I warned …

Central America

People Are Body-Shaming Tom Brady After Shirtless Photo Reveals He Doesn't Have a Six-Pack

Meanwhile, the Super Bowl champ is on a beach, making out with his supermodel wife.<p>A shirtless photo of Tom Brady has surfaced online, and some people on social media are body-shaming the New England Patriots quarterback for not having a six-pack.<p>Paparazzi snapped Brady and his wife, Gisele …

Tom Brady

Margot Robbie Shows Off Her Sexy Curves In A Basic Black One-Piece

Margot Robbie was vacationing in Costa Rica with her husband, Tom Ackerley.<p>Margot Robbie is someone who turns heads no matter where she goes, but she …

Margot Robbie

Gisele Bundchen Playfully Poses by the Pool & Goes Horseback Riding in Costa Rica!

<b>Gisele Bundchen</b> is having such an amazing trip!<p>The 37-year-old Brazilian model and actress was spotted on a family vacation earlier in the week in …

Gisele Bundchen

Everything You Need to Know About Vacation Sex

Do these things and you’re less likely to make mistakes that outlast your jet lag.<p>When Margaret*, a 28-year-old nursing student in Chicago, traveled through Europe a few years ago, she did lots of things outside her comfort zone, like eat pot brownies, skinny-dip in an Italian river, and…bang a guy …

University of Illinois

This Huge, Sexy Jeff Goldblum Statue Is Exactly What the World Needs – Adweek

World, meet Jurassic Jeff, a 25-foot statue of Jeff Goldblum—in full, chest-exposed glory from his role in 1993’s Jurassic Park—currently lounging …

Jurassic Park

Eastern, western or southern Caribbean itineraries – which is right for me?

You've decided to go on a Caribbean cruise. But where more precisely should you head for? The area is vast – the Caribbean Sea covers more than a million square miles – and cruise lines visit more than 60 ports across the region.<p>Major lines usually flag up their itineraries as being either eastern, …

Caribbean

Establishment Labs Becomes the First Costa Rican Company to Trade in the Nasdaq Stock Market

The Costa Rican company Establishment Labs Holdings began trading their common stock on the Nasdaq Stock Market under the trading symbol “ESTA” …

Stock Markets

JetBlue is selling one-way tickets to the Caribbean for as low as $58

On Thursday, JetBlue announced an end-of-the month sale for tickets to the Caribbean for as low as $58 one-way and $108 round-trip.<p>Advertised as JetBlue's "Endless Summer Sale," the fares include government taxes and fees. They include flights that depart from JetBlue terminals in three cities — …

Business

AI Experts Stand Up to Lethal Autonomous Weapons

The weapons make the decisions (via Future of Life Institute)<p>More than 2,500 AI researchers have vowed to steer clear of lethal autonomous …

Artificial Intelligence

Can Christian Pulisic maintain his upward climb in European soccer?

Christian Pulisic has more expectations on his shoulders than any player in American soccer history, and it doesn’t bother. For one specific reason.<p>“I put such high expectations on myself anyway that those kind of outweigh everything,” Borussia Dortmund’s 19-year-old midfield star told USA TODAY …

Soccer

Portland Timbers protest U.S. Open Cup defeat over LAFC's foreign players

The Portland Timbers are protesting their U.S. Open Cup defeat on Wednesday because of the number of foreign players in LAFC's lineup.<p>LAFC advanced …

U.S. Open Cup

Do You Really Know the True Meaning of Yoga? Thoughts from a British Indian Yogi

“I like your ‘om’ tattoo—can you tell me about the 5,000-year history behind it?”<p>I was on my yoga teacher training in Costa Rica when I noticed a …

Yoga

Establishment Labs IPO: Growing Revenues At A Large Pace, But Upside Potential Is Not Significant

With 261% revenue growth in the past two years, Establishment Labs Holdings (NASDAQ:ESTA) seems very interesting <i>a priori</i>. The company, which sells …

Business

How a video of a sea turtle soured Americans on drinking straws

<i>As companies like Starbucks announce plans to phase out the routine use of straws in their stores, and cities like Seattle have banned them outright,</i> …

Opinion

Jeff Bezos’ net worth is more than the GDP of these 10 countries

Jeff Bezos’ net worth is more than the GDP of these 10 countries<p>If Jeff Bezos was a country, he would be the 56th richest country. Yes, you read that …

Jeff Bezos

Already miss the World Cup? Your guide for picking a new favorite soccer club

The World Cup is over, but there's still a whole lot of soccer to watch<p>With the World Cup now over, a lot of the U.S. will go back into soccer …

Sports

#44: Claw Games, Cats and Costa Rica

#44: Summer boardwalk, carnival and fair games are a scam; Brody's rant about a cat on a plane; Audience laughter & applause for no reason; Since …

Central America

The international football calendar before Qatar 2022

A new international cycle will begin sooner rather than later. Here are all the key tournaments to watch before Qatar 2022.<p>We are now into a new …

English Premier League

Why ancient farming practices have resurged in a storied part of Mexico City

Mexico City<p>Lucio Usobiaga has childhood memories of going to Xochimilco, a network of ancient, man-made canals and floating islands in southern …

World News

jungle boogie

Sailcargo Inc. has chosen Costa Rica as its base for the construction of Ceiba, a 148-foot, three-masted, square-topsail schooner that will be used …

Central America

U.S. Embassy in Nicaragua Security Alert: Anniversary of the Sandinista Revolution on Thursday, July 19

(Press Release – US Embassy Managua)<br>On Thursday, July 19, the celebration of the Sandinista Revolution will take place in Managua. The event is …

Central America

Three Special MINI Countryman Models Set Off on Panamericana Adventure

Earlier this year we reported on a future venture involving a specially prepared MINI Countryman which was bound to challenge the Panamericana and …

South America

Young People Are Reuniting Immigrant Moms With Their Kids

"She saw her children today for the first time in over a month, and I got to be there with her."<p>Zoë Van Tieghem felt sick to her stomach when she learned that migrant children were being separated from their parents at the United States–Mexico border as a result of the Trump administration’s policy …

Immigration

Those Were Simpler Times: How the Russians Tried to Spy on Reagan

It was the early 1980s. Of course, we spied on them, and they spied on us. But back then, we had a president who was actually against the Soviet …

News (U.S.)

Ask Amy: Should I tell this woman to leave my boyfriend alone?

<b>DEAR AMY:</b> My boyfriend of six months has really opened himself up to me. He gave me his social media account passwords, and has added my thumbprint …

National Parks

Puerto Rico Names Third Power Company CEO in a Week

An aerial view of the Palo Seco power plant in San Juan, Puerto Rico. (Photo by Maj. Michael Meyer)<p><b>PUERTO RICO</b>: The Puerto Rico Electric Power …

Latino News

This Social Venture Is Using Sustainable Agriculture To Improve Lives One Craft Chocolate Bar At A Time

<i>Photo credit: Krakakoa</i><p>Krakakoa, a craft chocolate social venture, trains and equips cocoa farmers in Indonesia with the skills and resources to …

Farming

"Never ask why" and other life lessons from traveling to 65 countries

“Never ask why” and other life lessons from 65 countries<p><i>By Mark Schaefer</i><p>I just visited my 65th country. I suppose that is something that makes me …

European Travel