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Living in Las Catalinas
19 March, 2019

TRI Coach — A Chat with Chip Beard

With our friends at RaceQuest back in town, we took some time to sit down with triathlon coach Chip Beard, a longtime local, and talk about the other side of triathlon prep. After all, someone has to run the workouts, and create the training plans, and shout out the early morning motivation. Coach Beard…
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Press
20 February, 2019

Andrina Fonseca Featured in Real Leaders 100

In today’s blog, we focus on one of town’s many interesting personalities, Andrina Fonseca. Originally from Costa Rica, she left the country and made her name internationally as an interior designer and architect, designing the first Apple stores directly with Steve Jobs. Lucky for us, she returned to the country, coming back to Costa…
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Outdoor sportsRecreation
8 February, 2019

The Love of Triathlons ft. Jessica Jacobs

Yesterday we sat down with Jessica Jacobs, 4x IronMan Champion, Triathlon coach extraordinaire, and one of the current leaders of this week’s RaceQuest training camp, to talk about preparations before a big race. While we were there, we also took some time to ask about her love for Triathlons, and why she finds such…
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EventsFoodLiving in Las CatalinasRecreation
7 February, 2019

Fiesta en La Plaza — The Guanacaste Nights Finale

Two Saturdays ago saw the finale of Guanacaste Nights, a two night event bringing Guanacaste cuisine to the forefront through the creativity of six international chefs. After a fabulous dinner on Friday night featuring six courses up at Sentido Norte, the chefs brought a festival-style touch to the event at Fiesta en la Plaza,…
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Mountain BikingOutdoor sportsRecreation
7 February, 2019

Before the Race — 2 Days to TRI Las Catalinas

With the Las Catalinas TRI coming up in just a few days, we sat down with Jessica Jacobs, a 4X Ironman Champion and one of the current ace coaches of RaceQuest (a Triathlon Training Camp currently running in town) to talk in a little bit more depth about preparations for race day. And it…
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Living in Las CatalinasPress
7 February, 2019

The Heart of Winter (Sort of)

It's that time of year again in Las Catalinas, when residents of town get versions of the same question asked over and over again from friends and family elsewhere. "So, how's the winter treating you down there?" As it turns out, pretty great! It's actually in the middle of summer in Guanacaste, where the…
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4 February, 2019

The Las Catalinas Collection

The most recent addition to town’s shopping scene is the Las Catalinas Collection, a colorful new boutique located in the Las Catalinas Beach Club. Offering a carefully curated selection of elegant beach attire, stylish athletic wear, and accessories for both home and personal use, the Las Catalinas Collection is the perfect partner to Las…
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Food
22 January, 2019

Knowing Your Product — Sourcing Local Ingredients with Gilberto Briceño

One of the greatest resources of the Guanacaste region and Costa Rica in general is its tremendous biodiversity and vibrant natural ecosystems, which bring with them a nearly limitless supply of different flavors, ingredients, and possibilities for cooking. And still, even with such a wealth of natural resources all across the country, the value…
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