Costa Rica

Costa Rica: Community-Based Tourism

February 13, 2013, 5:47 pm

Although Playas del Coco is flooded with tourists, again, at the far end of the beach, I got to swim next to sea pelicans as they bobbled in the waves, scooping fish.

Cuisine, Culture and Carnival

November 6, 2012, 12:37 am

Unlike some of its more developed neighbours such as Costa Rica, Panama is still relatively unspoilt by mass tourism, and the country is ripe for exploration.

Powerful Quake Rattles Costa Rica

September 5, 2012, 2:34 pm

A 7.6-magnitude earthquake struck northwestern Costa Rica near the coast on Thursday, prompting the government to issue a tsunami warning, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said.

Abducted Costa Rican Diplomat Freed in Venezuela

April 10, 2012, 5:28 pm

A Costa Rican diplomat who was kidnapped on Sunday in Venezuela was released Tuesday, confirmed the Costa Rican Ministry of Foreign Affairs.


Selected Topics from The Epoch Times

Asia Week NY Spring 2013