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The Triviality Of Terrorism

In the general scheme of manmade disasters, terrorism is trivial. That’s not even debatable, as I’ll itemize below. Westerners who’ve been consuming televised fears for 15 years straight may object, but fear has nothing to do with truth… and very much the opposite.

Why Are Many Expats From The USA & Canada So Passionate About Living in the Papagayo Region of Costa Rica? With free video…

Let me give you a little background on our area.  Playa Hermosa is part of a group of beaches that make up what is known as the Golfo de Papagayo:  Playa Ocotal, Playas del Coco, Playa Hermosa and Playa Panama. We are located in…

Californian Comes Home to Dominical, Costa Rica. Free video interview.

When native Californian Daveed Hollander strapped his surfboard to his car and drove south for points unknown, he never dreamed he was about to embark on a new life.

Google Trends Search Data For Costa Rica From The USA Since 2005

Hover your mouse over the graph to examine different points on the graph. Letters on the graph represent news articles that might indicate why a certain term is spiking during that time period.

The Relationship Essential Money Can’t Buy. “Johnny Depp’s Wife Files for Divorce!”

What could two movie stars possibly have to fight about? Depp’s fortune is reportedly between three and four HUNDRED MILLION dollars. And his estranged wife, Amber Heard, has anywhere from …

How Not To Treat Your Realtor in Costa Rica

PLEASE understand that Costa Rica is a very small country. Many of us agents know one another and certainly all the best ones do…. When you contact me, and contact two other agents in the same area to look for property, we will find out about it. The reason we find out is because …

Would You Buy Real Estate From An Immigrant Working Illegally In Your Home Town? Free video…

If you are involved in a real estate transaction which means at some stage you will be paying a significant sum of money, then you should trust the person you are doing business with but, you should also verify who they are and whether they are legally allowed to work as a Realtor and represent you as a Realtor in a real estate transaction!

Investing in Costa Rica Real Estate in Jaco. The one request that has always remained the same with free video.

We’ve traveled all over the world and one of the most important things I have learned is that it doesn’t matter where you are, great views always sell for a premium.

The Rape Of The West

In this post, I’m going to give you an overview of what is going on and an outline of how the schemes work. I am not going to “prove” everything I write with citations and math.

All An 4 Permanent Dentures In One Visit To Costa Rica $16,000 with $500 Airfare Rebate!

Over the years you have lost most or perhaps all of your teeth. Gum disease, poor dental hygiene, bad luck with an accident, a bad dentist (yes, they out there) or just bad DNA has, or will have shortly, destroyed your dental health and robbed you of enjoying a decent quality of life.

Americans Living in Costa Rica. Michele Kohan’s story.

She knew a change had to be made; and a more simplistic lifestyle appealed to her. The phone rang and it was an old college friend, who she had not seen in over 13 years. This ‘Tico’ or Costa Rican friend turned out to be the catalyst that led Michele to Puerto Viejo, on the southern Caribbean coast of Costa Rica.

Showing Off Costa Rica – Quetzals, poison dart frogs and REAL English cheddar cheese (??). With free poison frog video.

Back to the joys of showing off Costa Rica! Despite coming here for adventures in retirement, we get consumed with the garden and local activities so family and friends coming on holiday gives us a great excuse to escape and explore more of Costa Rica.

People Paying Zero Income Taxes In Costa Rica and Increased Government Expenses. How Costa Rica is going broke.

The Comptroller General of the Republic of Costa Rica revealed in a study last week that 55% of doctors, accountants, lawyers and engineers paid zero income tax in 2015.

Starting a Small Business in Costa Rica – First understand the trends.

One of the ways I describe Costa Rica is that in many ways it follows USA trends, but it’s just 5-10 years behind. Perhaps one of the most notable trends to note are the consumer habits of Costa Ricans…

Living, Eating and Surfing in Jaco, Costa Rica. With free video.

I just got back from a delightful weekend in Jaco on the Central Pacific coast of Costa Rica with Shawn Fletcher, his lovely wife Hannah and their two adorable small children.