Turrialba Volcano eruption

New Eruptions at Turrialba Volcano

Eruptions at Turrialba Volcano resumed with three new explosions, one of which reached nearly 4,000 meters (13,100 feet) in height, according to reports from the National University (UNA). This series of eruptions of the Turrialba Volcano, located in Cartago province, some 50 kilometers east of San José, started at 2:53 a.m. (GMT -6) this morning. The explosion…

Alaska Airlines flights to Costa Rica

Alaska Airlines flights to Costa Rica. Alaska Airlines charted new territory last fall when it added new service between Los Angeles and Costa Rica’s two major international airports, an additional strengthening its southern California focus city.   The eight weekly flights from Los Angeles to San Jose (SJO) and Liberia/Guanacaste (LIR), Costa Rica, started on Oct.…

Red taxis of Costa Rica

Taking a taxi in Costa Rica? Read this first!

Taking a taxi in Costa Rica? Read this first! There are several choices, some of them really efficient and legal. Some of them not as much. As you arrive in Costa Rica, and especially in towns and cities, you will notice that the taxis of Costa Rica and their services are as diverse as Costa Rican nature……