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Food and cooking are big parts of any culture and can tell you a lot about the people and their habits and traditions. In Costa Rica the local cuisine is based on local resources of fresh tropical fruits and vegetables and the love of costa ricans for eating and cooking well and healthy.
The majority of the dishes are very simple to make and even if you are a complete beginner in the kitchen, we are sure you will have a big success preparing some of these for your friends or simply enjoying them yourself.
If you have already been to Costa Rica and fell in love with the food, you probably wish you could make some of your favorite dishes back home. We’re sure that you can find most of the ingredients back at your home country and to keep the taste of your trip to Costa Rica last even longer, we bring you a few traditional and authentic recipes.
Are you planning a trip to Costa Rica? Or maybe you have already been here and would like to keep up to date with the happenings here? It is always nice to remind yourself of the good times you had abroad or, before visiting, to get to know the places you are going to. Reading articles about Costa Rica can help you approach the mentality and tell you something about the history of the country which is closely connected with the local traditions.
That’s why we would like to share articles, news and other interesting readings about the local culture with you here at our website. We want to give you the best idea of what Costa Rica is about and introduce you to this beautiful culture full of amazing wonders of nature and the friendliest people you will ever meet.