The dream of 300 Ticos (Costa Ricans) to travel to the World Cup in Russia is uncertain this morning when yesterday, the Destinos TV travel agency cancelled their all-inclusive trip at the last minute.
The agency alleges a “deception” by the company they contracted the airplane.
At a press conference Wednesday night, Jose Cortes, general manager of Destinos TV, said they are doing everything possible to put the passengers on commercial flights, to get them to Russia in time for the national team’s first game, on Sunday, against Serbia.
According to Cortes, the company (which he did not name) hired to fly his customers would be using a state-of-the-art Boeing 777 with a direct flight from San Jose to Moscow. But about nine days ago he began receiving