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AddressCalle 120 y Avenida Central
Pavas, San José
Costa Rica
Phonelocal: 2519.2000
international: +506.2519.2000
Faxlocal: 2519.2305
international: +506.2519.2305
Consular Faxlocal: 2220.2455
international: +506.2220.2455
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Nelson garrido
Tue, 26 Jan 2021 13:50 EST
Es retrement
Can my wife le american citizen. Afer 10 10 years!can Apple cor os a residentes le u.s.reqirement.
Mike Hess
Mon, 18 Dec 2017 17:43 EST
Visa for Costa Rica
My wife and I will be travelling to Costa Rica on a Holland America cruise. She is Australian and I am a USA citizen. Can you tell me if we need visas to disembark the ship for the day stop?

Thank you Gail Westwood & Mike Hess
Eric Kirchhofer
Tue, 1 Mar 2016 12:00 EST
renew American PassPort
Do I have to make an appointment or just go there.

thank you Eric Kirchhofer


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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 17:59 EDT
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Tue, 7 Dec 2010 18:07 EST
Hello. My name is Walter. I was studying English in the UCR in Costa Rica. I would like to obtain a scholarship to study English in USA because I would like to improve mi level. My e-mail is
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Mon, 25 Jan 2010 15:33 EST
want to go into the army of E.E.U.U
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