They want to love and be loved, they want their children to be educated, they worry about their teenagers getting tongue rings and tattoos, they worry about the guy their daughter is dating, and they want to thrive and prosper.
In Guanacaste Province, you will find Ticos dark skinned reflecting their Nicaraguan heritage.
Ticos are extremely family oriented and love music and dance. In fact, Costa Ricans, as almost all Latinos, party loud and long and really enjoy each other's company.
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And if any of you are wondering about that lovely swimming hole.... It is located about 15km from San Jose near San Antonio de Belén and is called the Ojo de Aqua.
Something around 5,000 gallons of spring water gushes out per minute means no chlorination is needed.
Remember too that just because an individual does not speak English does not make him stupid. For many years the airport was not in its current location in Alajuela.
It was located in the center of what is today Parque La Sabana!
The water completely changes 12 times per day/ Ticos is the collective common name that Costa Ricans cell themselves.