Semana Santa is known as the week leading up the religious holiday known as Easter Sunday. It’s one of Costa Rica’s most popular and important Christian holidays, which leaves many of the banks, government offices, stores, schools, and more closed for quite some time. Semana Santa, also known as Holy Week, begins this year on […]
Come to Jaco and you can expect to encounter a diverse culinary palette of flavors from all over the world. From sushi, pizza, burgers, hummus, falafel and Chinese to Mexican style Al Pastor tacos and burritos, Jaco’s main street, Avenida Pastor Diaz, provides visitors and locals with something to satiate just about any type of […]
Where is Nosara Located? Nosara is located on the North Pacific Coast of the Nicoya Peninsula, and is situated about 100 miles west of the bustling capital of San Jose. Right between the immensely popular beach towns of Playa Samara and Playa Tamarindo is where the region sits, and the 5 scenic beachfront towns of […]
The Roble Group formally announced plans to build a world-class JW Marriot Hotel and Resort at Hacienda Pinilla. The initial phase of development will include 180 deluxe suites, four restaurants, a spa and large convention center. Construction will start in mid-2006 with the opening planned by late 2007.
Even including air fares, airport taxes, exit taxes, hotel and restaurant bills, etc., coming to Costa Rica to undergo several medical treatments means major savings for patients, usually under 50 percent of what it would cost them in the United States, for example. But it is not cost only that attracts foreigners to Costa Rican […]
Costa Rica is one of the most beautiful places in the world, but it’s often overlooked for other destinations. There are so many fun activities to take part in and so many different impeccable sights to see, which makes Costa Rica an absolute must when it comes to a bucket list. Partying in Carnival Who […]
“Help!” Said one of our VIP Members in his email. He and his wife had fallen in love with a US$500K Costa Rica condo in of the hottest real estate markets – Jaco beach.
One of the key factors in hotel ownership success is how well you integrate with your local community. Getting connected and networking with the locals will help you attract visitors from within Costa Rica and provide a much needed boost during low season.
The police may ask to see your documentation and you should provide your driver’s license, your passport and rental vehicle documentation however, do NOT hand over your…
Costa Rican drivers are generally a little more confident in taking risks and a little less competent in driving skills than the average North American driver. This stems from the fact that most are first generation drivers; their parents did not own a family vehicle.
For any questions you have about this property click here to contact the realtor. Live the Dream! This is truly an opportunity to own a slice of paradise… not only is this a viable and profitable business requiring limited management hours, this is also an upscale lifestyle income generator with all the entertainment and bragging […]
Come to Sámara when you want to get away from the city and resort areas, but still want access to many amenities. We have a massage school, farmers market, handmade specialty jewelry, a language school, yoga classes, an animal refuge, a gym, and so much more.
If you have any questions about property in Costa Rica, click here to contact our partner agent.click here to contact the listing agent. As I enter my 11th year of living in Costa Rica, I continue with my love of building with steel frame. Since 2006 I have built 4 homes, all with steel frame […]
Costa Rica is a dramatically different kind of real estate market for most people and because we insist on recommending experienced real estate professionals with impeccable references, I have been accused of being too ‘finicky.’
San Ramon provides good services, culture, reasonable cost of living and some of the Central Valley’s most outstanding real estate values. On the far western edge of the Central Valley sits the quaint village set in a lush valley with dramatic mountains in every direction.