What is the typical dress code at work and in public places? Is formal dress ever required?

Business attire in the Consulate, and presentably casual in public. Locals don't seem to be as picky about appearance as in other parts of Latin America. - Feb 2019

Shirt and tie for those who have management responsibilities. - Jun 2013

Women here like to dress up to go get groceries. Foreigners still dress down (shorts, flip-flops). - Jan 2012

casual - Jan 2012

Casual. - Aug 2011

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