Roya, a plant fungus, has attacked thousands of hectares of coffee plantations across Costa Rica.
Photos by Alberto Font
Palo Verde National Park is a diverse patchwork of habitats located in the heart of the Tempisque basin near the mouth of the Tempisque River.
In late December and early January, the Zapote festival in San José drew thousands of spectators to its annual events.
Tico Times photos from 2012
Land in the province of Cartago, east of San José, is famous for tuber production. See photos of crops from harvest to packaging.
Sansa inaugurates a new flight fron San José to La Fortuna, a town near the Arenal Volcano in northern Costa Rica.
For the past week, judges, prosecutors and other judicial branch employees dressed in black to defend “an attack on the judicial system.”
A massive two-tiered march against police brutality and in support of the Costa Rican Social Security System went down without incident Thursday.
Photos by Lindsay Fendt and Alberto Font
Bird watching, turtle nesting, tours through the canals and great hotels can be found in Tortuguero, an incredible destination for nature lovers.
Superstorm Sandy slammed into the Unites States’ East Coast Monday night, leaving a trail of destruction.
Photos by AFP
Thousands of people enjoyed the hot sun, festive colors and great music of this year’s carnival in Limón.
Some 9 thousand students celebrated the arts this week in Costa Rica at the Student Art Festival 2012 in La Antigua Aduana in San José.