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redken Upscale Loft Redken Beauty Salon Opens in Heredia The exclusive and stylish Redken brand of hair care has a new location in Costa Rica, specifically at the Paseo de las Flores shopping plaza in Heredia. Redken Laboratories is a global leader in the hair salon industry, and the company’s certified salons are subject to rigorous standards of quality. The first Loft Redken salon opened in Escazu at the Plaza Golden shopping center a few years ago; i...
National Symphony Orchestra Mozart and Beethoven Join a Tico Composer in Costa Rica The national deficit in Costa Rica is threatening to freeze future performances by the National Symphony Orchestra (Spanish initials: OSN), but its directors and musicians are moving forward with the current season and preparing to deliver a magnificent performance featuring the works of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Ludwig van Beethoven and Carlos Jose Castro Mora. Beethoven and Mozart certainly do...
Source: IL3 Design New Costa Rica Coffee-Flavored Soft Drink by Jones Soda Source: IL3 Design Jones Soda is a sparkling beverage company based in Seattle that was originally founded in British Columbia, Canada, in the late 20th century. Until recently, the company mostly catered to the lucrative North American soda market, but in recent years it has been involved in testing international marketplaces in the United Kingdom, Bermuda, and Ireland. Costa Rica is the late...
DiCaprio Leonardo DiCaprio Helps Costa Rica Build a Radar Facility Source: Wikimedia Commons New York, NY (PRWEB) October 16, 2014 - The Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation provided $2 million to Oceans 5, an international funders’ collaborative dedicated to stopping overfishing and establishing marine reserves in the world’s five oceans. The funds will support projects creating large protected areas in the Pacific Islands and the Arctic, while also improving fis...
The Specialist: The Costa Rica Job How ‘The Specialist: The Costa Rica Job’ Was Produced Nasty drug cartel members, dirty cops and even terrorists who specialize in manufacturing deadly explosives stand in the way of The Specialist, a retired United States Special Forces operator and former federal agent who is on a daring life-or-death rescue mission to extract a corrupt banker from the hands of kidnappers in Costa Rica.   The Specialist: The Costa Rica Job is a thriller a...
Manuel Antonio You Should Visit Manuel Antonio in Costa Rica (VIDEO) The Manuel Antonio National Park is one of Costa Rica’s best-known coastal attractions. As previously reported by The Costa Rica Star, a visit to Manuel Antonio entails an enjoyable 2.5 hour drive from San Jose on well-paved roads:; upon arrival you will find gorgeous beaches, plenty of nature, security, and:   A ton of wildlife, including monkeys, raccoons, sloths, crabs, iguanas, and ev...
Mel Gibson Once Again, Mel Gibson Lists His Costa Rica Mansion One of the most famous properties in Costa Rica is once again up for sale. Hacienda Dorada is located in Playa Barrigona, one of the vaunted Gold Coast beaches of the province of Guanacaste, and it is owned by Hollywood star Mel Gibson. A cursory search of news reports published by The Costa Rica Star in the last three years indicates that this is not the first time Mr. Gibson is looking for buyer...
deepak 2 Deepak Chopra in Costa Rica Indian-American author, physician and public speaker Deepak Chopra will conduct a conference in Costa Rica at the Centro de Eventos Pedregal in San Antonio of Belen, province of Heredia, on November 24th. Such was the information published by business weekly El Financiero from a wire report released by the Spanish news agency EFE. To this end, event organizer and online ticketing agency eTicket.cr...
Source: Dark Horse Archie Meets Predator in the Jungle of Costa Rica One of the most interesting and unexpected mashups in the history of comic books will unfold in the lush forests of Costa Rica. Archie Andrews, known to comic book lovers worldwide as the one of the best friends any teenager can hope for, will face off against one of the most abominable and fearsome alien beings in the fictional universe. According to a recent press release by Dark Horse Comics, a...
Nicaragua1-225x136 Pack Your Bags: 5 Places Cheaper than Costa Rica Many tourists and expatriate residents in Costa Rica have come to the conclusion that the “Switzerland of the Americas” is called that way not only because of her politically neutral stance or the quiet pastoral scenes in mountain landscapes. Switzerland is known as one of the most expensive places in the world, and Costa Rica can now boast to have that in common with the Swiss Confederation. Than...

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