Monthly Archives: April 2013

May Day in Latin America

If you are traveling in Costa Rica and Latin America on the first day of May, you can expect to find banks, government offices and businesses closed for the day as people celebrate the Día Internacional Del Trabajo – Day … Continue reading

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The Beast, you say?

Friday May 3 will be a day off for public employees in seven cantons in three provinces, as Transit Police will block off many routes that the presidents will use to attend the various events scheduled for President Obama’s visit … Continue reading

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Pink Full Moon tonight

I love this stuff. The April full moon will pass through Earth’s shadow in a partial lunar eclipse on Thursday (April 25). While the lunar event won’t be visible for U.S. stargazers, moon fans can still catch the sight live … Continue reading

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The Good, The Bad and The Bitcoins

It’s more than just a techie thing. I think an argument can be made that the concept of a digital, anonymous international currency with no need for a central bank and immune to inflation has been a long time coming. … Continue reading

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