There are already 23 cases of Covid-19 registered by the canton of Nicoya, of those 17 are active. This is demonstrated in the official report of the Ministry of Health, presented this Tuesday, June 16, where it is confirmed that the country accumulates 1,796 cases. Although it is still not [...]
This afternoon the Ministry of Health confirmed that active cases in the canton of Nicoya amounted to ten, for a total of 14 accumulated cases. Due to rumors on social networks about possible infections in Barco Quebrado, the NCA contacted the press department of the Ministry of Health; however, the [...]
Life Under Lockdown: The Personal, Economic, and Emotional Effects on Nosara Surfers – In Their Own Words.
From Bali to Brazil, from California to our home here in Costa Rica, the coronavirus pandemic has shut down surfing. This has been imposed either through outright bans, restricted beach access, or, since other beaches opened on May 18th, from the inability of surfers to travel to them. It's not [...]
By now we have all likely read that from Monday to Friday, between 5 am to 8 am, almost all the beaches in the country are set reopen. Soon thereafter, we realized that the beaches of the Refuge Ostional were not included in that reopening. Now, the latest news indicates [...]
In a town whose reputation has been largely built on its exciting range of physical activities, it's easy to understand why those whose lives are anchored by yoga, surfing or some other physical activity may feel a unique brand of frustration right now. For days, perfect waves have been rolling [...]