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מגיפה מאיימת על קפה הבוקר שלנו

קפה הוא סיפור גדול, כאן בקוסטה ריקה ובארצות השכנות. זה ללא ספק הזהב האמיתי של אמריקה הלטינית. במרחק של שעה נסיעה מן הבית, על המדרונות התלולים היורדים מהר הגעש הפעיל פואס, שורות שורות ניצבים שיחי מטעי הקפה, מזכירים לי את הכרמים של ענבי היין. לא רק לי. לפני 20 שנה[…]

The Only 3 Spanish Phrases You Need…

“In Costa Rica, most Ticos involved in the tourism industry speak English.” By Erin Morris – January 9, 2013 http://internationalliving.com When I first arrived to Costa Rica on vacation, I was told by a local that there were only three phrases I needed to know in order to communicate effectively. They were: 

President Obama’s Visit to Costa Rica

This week, President Obama traveled to Mexico and Costa Rica to reinforce the deep cultural, familial, and economic ties that so many Americans share with Mexico and Central America. President Barack Obama arrives aboard Air Force One at Juan Santamaria International Airport, San Jose, Costa Rica. May 3, 2013. (Official White House[…]

The Costa Rican Education System

Since 1948, Costa Rica has been one of the few countries without a military, and is probably the most significant nation without an army after Japan. The expenditures the nation used to have for arms and their standing army was redirected towards, amongst others, education. This is one of the[…]

Costa Rica wildlife adventures

It’s hardly a surprise that Costa Rica is one of the most popular destinations in Latin America. Despite occupying a small area (it’s less than half the size of England) Costa Rica offers a bewildering abundance of natural wonders. Active volcanoes, lush jungle, wild rivers and beautiful coastline somehow all manage to squeeze into[…]

Jaguars in corcovado

The Majestic Jaguar The magnificent jaguar is the largest of all carnivores in Central America, known for its sleek yellow coat and black spots. Jaguars are impressive hunters and strong swimmers and have adapted well to a variety of habitats. In Costa Rica, some of the biggest jaguar populations remain[…]

Costa Ricas Black Sand Beaches

Jaco’s black sand beach sure does not stop the sun-worshipers Costa Rica’s awesome and calendared coast offers something for everyone. Golden sand beaches, gray sand beaches, black sand beaches, and  pink sand beaches can be found dotted all along Costa Rica’s lush coastal plains, making it a truly spectacular beach[…]

Costa Rica Products

Costa Rica’s exporting of niche products has grown because of the demand. At first principal export products were are coffee, bananas, cocoa, sugar, lumber and wood products and beef. As the demand increased, Costa Rica now features a wide range of online products that you could only buy in stores[…]

Costa Rica enviroment and science

Costa Rica has become one of the worlds-focus points of Science and Environments, due to it geographical and eco-friendly environment. Numerous scientific teams study the interactions among physical, chemical, and biological components of the environment and if necessary, place warning signs up as you see to the left. These studies[…]