Tainted alcohol not readily available

Tainted alcohol not readily available

The offending products were not legally certified for public consumption. Tamarindo, Costa Rica, July 22, 2019 – At the end of last week the Costa Rican Ministry of Health confirmed 19 suspected methanol poisoning deaths, recorded between June and July. Of these cases, 14 are men and five are women, aged between 32 and 72 […]

Surf Costa Rica Contest

Surf Costa Rica By Ellen Zoe Golden

For the third time this year, Leilani McGonagle of Pavones, found herself with a great result in a World Surf League (WSL) Qualifying Series (QS) event. Last month, at the Ballito Pro, presented by O’Neill, in South Africa, the young surf Costa Rica representative, scored a 2 nd place finish in the QS1000 bested only […]

Read about our National Surf Championship

Surf report by Ellen Zoe Golden

With another victory last month in Avellanas, Jair Pérez Quirós  clinched the 2019 national surf championship title in the Kolbi Circuito Nacional de Surf presented by Junta de Protección Social. No matter what happens in the final two dates of the tournament, Pérez cannot be toppled as the result of his winning 1st place in […]

Miravalles Volcano is great for people who want to visit the true Costa Rica

A trip to Miravalles Volcano

April is too hot in Guanacaste cause it hasn’t been raining for almost 5 months but the Miravalles Volcano area is dry and cool. Through the windows of our car we could notice the air temperature changing. Paraiso Camping Lodge We arrived to Paraiso Camping Lodge at 11 am. Jorge and Magda, the owners were waiting […]