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What Does Guanacaste Lack?

By María Fernanda Cruz - editor@vozdeguanacaste.com

Costa Rica’s Chorotega region is prosperous, but some deficiencies still cause it to lag...

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Blogs

Nature

A World Without Waste

In the natural world, there is no “garbage.” Everything that nature produces is ultimately a...

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Art

Made with Love in Samara

A friend, who owns a beautiful little store in Samara asked me to help translate this statement...

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Nature

Miss Angela's Garden

When a five year old child puts a bean in a...

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World

The Cubans Who Took Flight

“This island is an open prison. Ninety percent of Cubans, like me, want to leave here, but we...

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A higher percentage of Guanacaste women have completed college-level studies than anywhere else in the country

By María Fernanda Cruz - editor@vozdeguanacaste.com

Is it true that machismo is more prevalent in Guanacaste than in...

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"By Our Will", chapter 5: Land of Opportunity

By Alvin Rosenbaum, alvinrosenbaum@gmail.com

In short order both sides of the Atlantic Ocean were beset by turmoil and change, from the...

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"By Our Will", chapter 4: Path Between the Seas

By Alvin Rosenbaum, alvinrosenbaum@gmail.com

It is important to remind the reader the geo-politics of the era...

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Mermaids of Guanacaste

By Roberto Acuña Ávalos - roberto@vozdeguanacaste.com

It is almost impossible to imagine a 25th of July without music. Every song you hear is a story of the province, a snapshot of its people and a...

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Vanessa Quirós: ‘In art and in life, you must have faith’

By Wilberth Villalobos Castrillo - willberth@vozdeguanacaste.com

“In art and in life, you must have faith” in order to succeed. This phrase best describes the career of Vanessa Quirós, an artist from Liberia...

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Region

Advertorial: Del Mar Academy Celebrates its 10th Anniverary With the International Baccalaureate

By César Rodríguez Barrantes - publicidad@vozdeguanacaste.com

Del Mar Academy, a splendid bilingual school in Nosara located amongst trees on a spacious property, will have two great reasons to celebrate next...

Region

What makes us Guanacastecan?

By María Fernanda Cruz - editor@vozdeguanacaste.com

Costa Ricans often refer to Guanacaste as a “separate country.” The uniqueness of this...

Region

The Guardians of Maize

By Ariana Crespo - arianacrespo@vozdeguanacaste.com

At 74, Guanacaste farmer Enrique Gutiérrez’s age doesn’t hinder him from leaving the house each morning at 6 a.m. to tend his fields of native...

Life & Health

Ministry of Health Confirmed Two Cases of Zika in Playa Guiones

By Roberto Acuña Ávalos - roberto@vozdeguanacaste.com

On July 20, Zinnia Cordero, director of the Nicoya Health Area, confirmed to The Voice of Guanacaste that there...

Region

Five facts that show how Guanacaste preserves its customs

By María Fernanda Cruz - editor@vozdeguanacaste.com

Cooking over a wood fire, going to the bathroom in a “hole in the ground” and drinking water...

Harmony Hotel and Sunset Shack Owners Buy Harbor Reef Hotel

By Emiliana Gracía - emiliana@vozdeguanacaste.com

The rumors are true. John S. Johnson and Susan Short, the owners of the Harmony Hotel and The...

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Costa Rica’s Luis Guillermo Solís: ‘Guanacaste hasn’t been forgotten’

By María Fernanda Cruz - Roberto Acuña Ávalos

In classroom No. 1 at the 27th of April School in Pinilla, Santa Cruz, the scorching heat causes small beads of sweat to appear on President Luis...

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New Cañas-Liberia Route Floods with Heavy Rains

By Wilberth Villalobos Castrillo - willberth@vozdeguanacaste.com

Three months after the Cañas-Liberia highway began to be used, some sections are flooding due to clogging of drainage along the roadway.

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Editorial: The Richest Coast

By Staff La voz de Guanacaste

Guanacaste is the country’s richest coast. This province, annexed by Costa Rica 192 years ago, has helped lend meaning to this country’s...

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