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Nosara Yoga Institute Mourns Loss of Benefactor and Friend Robin Williams

By Mary Smathers - Citizen Journalist

As the Nosara Yoga Institute (NYI) celebrates its 20th anniversary and the opening of its...

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Lifestyle

The Invisible Man

 

 When I teach art,  I think of it as teaching people to see.  I think what defines...

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Culture

Buried Treasure on Samara Beach

Mr. A. Mora lives in a cabina on the beach in Samara and makes a living playing traditional...

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Lifestyle

Samara Dream Factory

I remember the moment I knew I wanted to be an artist.  I was 5 years old.  A little boy who...

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Lifestyle

Art Without Borders

I met an interesting guy on the bus last week who has lived in Samara since childhood.  He told...

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Public Force Director Commits to Evaluating Samara’s Security

By Henry Morales Navarro - henry@vozdeguanacaste.com

General Director of the Public Force Juan Jose Andrade visited several coastal areas in Guanacaste on August 21, including Samara. During his...

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Editorial - Those Who Want a More Secure Community Must Raise Their Voices

By V.O.G. staff

Although this newspaper does not cover police news on a daily basis, stories about robberies, drug confiscations and even murders are increasing...

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Independence Parade to Include More Than 14 Nicoya Bands

By Roberto Acuña Ávalos - roberto@vozdeguanacaste.com

On September 15, Costa Rica celebrates one of its most important holidays: independence from the Spanish empire. Nicoya will not miss out on the...

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Two Years after Earthquake, a Lot Still to Learn

By Henry Morales and Roberto Acuña

September 5 marks the second anniversary of the Nicoya earthquake that had an epicenter off the coast of Playa Samara and shook the entire country...

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Rental Property Owners, Get Ready to Pay Taxes

By Wilberth Villalobos Castrillo - wilberth@vozdeguanacaste.com

On August 4, the Ministry of Finance (Ministerio de Hacienda) requested that legislators approve a law “to improve the fight against...

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Nature

Public Force Confiscates Turtle Eggs in Nicoya and Nandayure

By Henry Morales Navarro - henry@vozdeguanacaste.com

With the huge arribadas (landings) of sea turtles at Playa Ostional, the public force has to double their surveillance to prevent the...

Police News

Ostional Residents Take Trash to Nosara Dump Due to Lack of Municipal Service

By Wilberth Villalobos Castrillo - wilberth@vozdeguanacaste.com

Residents of Ostional continue to take their garbage to the Nosara dump on a monthly basis, as the Municipality of Santa Cruz does not offer trash...

Sports

Nosarans Play Soccer for Pure Love of the Game

By Marvin Castillo - Citizen Journalist, Nosara

Although sports in Nosara have been slowed down by a variety of factors, such as the lack of organization and resources, the desire to learn and...

Travel

Samara Has Visitors: Whales Have Arrived!

By Roberto Acuña Ávalos - roberto@vozdeguanacaste.com

Just like any other tourist spot, Samara receives visitors every day. However, since the beginning of August and possibly until December, the...

Region

What Was Said in the Municipal Council... Syndics Demand Payment of Travel Allowances from Mayor’s Office

By Wilberth Villalobos Castrillo - wilberth@vozdeguanacaste.com

The lack of pay for travel expenses to attend municipal sessions has syndics of the Nicoya municipal council worried. They expressed their concern...

Alcohol Ruled out as Cause of Motorcycle Accident in Esperanza de Nosara

By Henry Morales Navarro - henry@vozdeguanacaste.com

According to a report by the Transportation Police of Nicoya, and contrary to information previously provided to The Voice of Guanacaste...

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Want to be a Sea Turtle Expert? The Town of Ostional Can Help

By Roberto Acuña Ávalos - roberto@vozdeguanacaste.com

September is one of the best months to enjoy the annual arrival of hundreds of turtles at Playa Ostional, one of nine beaches in the world where...

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Confirmed: Gilded Iguana Has New Owners

By Roberto Acuña Ávalos - roberto@vozdeguanacaste.com

After weeks of speculation and rumor about the sale of the well-known hotel and restaurant Gilded Iguana in Nosara, Carlos "Chiqui" Yaniz, husband...

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TECOCOS Could be Approved in September

By Roberto Acuña Ávalos - roberto@vozdeguanacaste.com

September will be a time of great tension in the country’s coastal areas, since during the month the Legislative Assembly might approve the...

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Carlitos Deep reciting his poetry in Recaredo Briceño Park.

by Ariana Crespo
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