Our Awesome Blog

The Tico Lingo blog is a mix of informative pieces written by our faculty and personal stories from past students.

What is Tico?
What is "Tico" and why do Costa Ricans call themselves "Ticos"? We explore the mystery!
What is Pura Vida?
Heard literally everywhere throughout the country, “Pura Vida” goes way beyond the simple English translation of “Pure Life”.