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Advertorial- Mixed Institute for Social Aid Spends 11 Percent of Social Investment in Guanacaste

By IMAS

The Mixed Institute for Social Aid (IMAS) this year spent more than ¢10 billion in social investment in the Chorotega region with...

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Lifestyle

Just a Board and Some Rope

Every morning I am grateful to walk on beautiful Samara Beach with my little border collie.  We...

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Health

Street Meat: The Reality Behind the Flavor

It’s undeniable: The...

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Health

5 Superfoods You Must Have in Your Kitchen

When we hear the word superfoods, our first thought is that they are...

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Lifestyle

Mini Blueberry Tartlets

A few nights ago, spending time with a friend, we wanted to try a different recipe with one of...

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5 Ways to Explore Guanacaste This Summer

By Wilberth Villalobos Castrillo - wilberth@vozdeguanacaste.com

Guanacaste is much more than sun, sand and blue ocean with white-crested waves. Volcanoes, historical sites, adventure, relaxation and...

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Sport Fishing in Garza: Many Surprises in a Few Short Hours

By María Fernanda Cruz - editor@vozdeguanacaste.com

At 8 a.m. on an early December day, we left the beach at Garza in a small boat, and a few minutes later we were aboard a yacht owned by Eduardo...

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Seven Tips to Fish Responsibly in Guanacaste

By María Fernanda Cruz - editor@vozdeguanacaste.com

Follow these responsible tips for both you and the fish, if you're going fishing on your...

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Nicoya Municipality Buys ¢200 Million Property for New Cemetery

By Roberto Acuña Ávalos - roberto@vozdeguanacaste.com

The years of waiting are over. The Nicoya Municipality finally has purchased a piece of land to build a new cemetery.

The...

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Garza Surfers Die After Plunging Off Bridge With No Guardrail on Route 160

By Wilberth Villalobos Castrillo - wilberth@vozdeguanacaste.com

Two young surfers from Playa Garza in Nicoya died Jan. 1 after the motorcycle they were riding plunged off a bridge whose guardrails had...

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Region

What can a Guanacastecan do to responsibly dispose of trash?

By Amanda Zúñiga

Yolanda Gutiérrez lives in Nosara, and like many in this Nicoyan district, she has no garbage collection.

Without any other option besides...

Region

Abandoned Trash: Municipalities Fail to Collect Garbage From 90,000 People

By Amanda Zúñiga

Just a few meters from doña Ana Esquivel’s house in Barrio El Cacao de Río Seco, in Santa Cruz, there’s a hole in the earth filled with...

Region

Interoceanic Dry Canal: Huge Opportunity or Environmental Threat?

By Wilberth Villalobos Castrillo - wilberth@vozdeguanacaste.com

Plans to build an interoceanic dry canal in Costa Rica could become a reality, converting the project into a superhighway with airports,...

Community

No Excuses: Guanacaste Municipalities Have Access to Funds to Fix Roads Damaged By Otto

By Wilberth Villalobos Castrillo - wilberth@vozdeguanacaste.com

The municipalities that say they lack funds to fix roads in communities affected by Hurricane Otto are making excuses. The money’s there,...

Region

Guanacaste’s Forgotten Trash

By Amanda Zúñiga

In Guanacaste trash is a common problem: Some 90,000 residents must figure out what to do with their garbage, because none of the 11...

Our Best Photos of 2016

By David Bolaños

Here is our compilation of the best photographs published in ...

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Cañas Reports 2nd-Highest Number of Zika Cases in 2016

By Roberto Acuña Ávalos - roberto@vozdeguanacaste.com

A survey of the harm caused by Zika, dengue and chikungunya is not so reassuring for Guanacaste. According to one of the lasts Health Ministry...

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Why Is Living in Guanacaste Good For Your Health?

By Wilberth Villalobos Castrillo - wilberth@vozdeguanacaste.com

A healthy lifestyle in paradise: That’s what many Guanacaste visitors search for to relieve stress and recharge the batteries on...

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Solar Panels and Other Tricks: How To Make Your Home More Sustainable

By María Fernanda Cruz - editor@vozdeguanacaste.com

It’s the rainy season and it’s hot, so I open the windows in my room to let some air in, but...

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Photo of the week

Pacífica Fernández house, at Hacienda La Pacífica, captured with long exposure technique. Extra illumination was achieved using a flash light. Pacífica Fernández designed the Costa Rican flag in 1848. by Jorge Chaves Badilla
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