November 22, 2019

National Car Rental’s Premier Selection expands to Latin America

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Customers can now upgrade to upscale vehicles at the San Jose Airport in San Jose, Costa Rica ST. LOUIS – Sept. 10, 2019 –  National Car Rental, the award-winning car rental brand for frequent travelers, announced the launch of its exclusive Premier Selection offering, now available for the first time in Latin America. Costa Rica’s San Jose Airport became the first […]

Final rosters announced for the 2019 Scotiabank Concacaf Under-13 Champions League

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The fifth edition of the youth club championship kicks off August 10 in San Jose, Costa Rica Miami (Friday, August 9, 2019) – The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (Concacaf) today revealed the final 16-player rosters submitted by the participating clubs for this year’s Scotiabank Concacaf Under-13 Champions League. The tournament […]

How to road trip with an electric car. Your guide to clearer skies and sustainable highway adventures

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With more electric vehicle charging stations popping up, people are traveling increasingly longer distances on electricity alone. Whether you’re cruising across California’s Golden Gate Bridge or the Grand Canyon, electric cars are one of the more convenient options to explore the world while also taking steps to conserve it. Beginning your eco-friendly road trip is […]

Latin America’s 1st ever black female VP — A Jamaican?

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BY VINETTE K. PRYCE From Caribbean Life On April 1, when jokesters, pranksters and April foolers of the day tricked family and friends with carefully constructed misdeeds, in the Central American nation of Costa Rica, Epsy Alejandra Campbell Barr was elected the very, first of her race to win the second-most sought after seat in […]

UN court lays down Costa Rica, Nicaragua maritime borders

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By MIKE CORDER, Associated Press From 12WBOY THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) – The International Court of Justice laid down definitive maritime boundaries Friday between Costa Rica and Nicaragua in the Caribbean Sea and Pacific Ocean and a small land boundary in a remote, disputed wetland. As part of the complex ruling, the United Nations’ highest […]

Costa Rican plane crash kills 12, including 10 US citizens

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Reuters From The Himalayan Times SAN JOSE: A Costa Rican plane crashed into woodland off a popular tourist beach on Sunday, killing 10 US citizens and two local pilots, the Costa Rican government said. The accident occurred in the mountainous area off the Punta Islita beach town in the province of Guanacaste, about 230 km […]

Schedule Set for the Home-and-Away Round of 16 Scotiabank CONCACAF Champions League Matches

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Sixteen top CONCACAF clubs to battle in the three-month, action-packed knockout competition Miami (Friday, December 22, 2018) – The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) unveiled today the dates and kickoff times for the Round of 16 matches of the 2018 Scotiabank CONCACAF Champions League, the region’s premier club championship. The […]

Living with a roommate

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10 cities where living with a roommate will save you a fortune By Derek Miller, SmartAsset From Business Insider There are benefits to living with roommates.Warner Bros. Television High rents are forcing more and more people to live with roommates. The Census estimates that 5.8 million Americans currently have a roommate. The benefits from living […]

Costa Rica’s Central Valley on alert after Turrialba volcano becomes increasingly active

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From The Independent UK The volcano’s constant eruptions are sending plumes of ash in to the sky Costa Rica has declared a state of emergency for a major area of the country including the capital of San Jose following the constant eruptions of ash from one of its largest volcanos, according to AFP. “For several […]

Costa Rica National Parks

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National Parks of Limón and the Caribbean Coast of Costa Rica By Caribe Sur Real Estate With all this talk of investment and development into the Limón province of Costa Rica, we need to remember also, the natural beauty of this part of the country. Costa Rica has, among many things, become famous for it’s […]