Retirement In Costa Rica

Truly informative articles about retirement in Costa Rica can not be written by ‘travel writers’, they can only be written about by people who are actually living and who are retired in Costa Rica. 90% of the articles you will find here about retiring in Costa Rica are unique to our site. They have been written by people who have been retired in Costa Rica for many years, who understand the culture, the people and the country and you can learn from their experience.

Costa Rica’s Manuel Antonio National Park Remodel Will Cost Nearly US$1 Million.

If you have any questions about property in Costa Rica, click here to contact our partner here to contact the listing agent. With a $970,000 investment from the National System of Conservation Areas (SINAC) of the Ministry of Environment and Energy, the Manuel Antonio National Park will get a much-needed facelift. Not only will […]

Costa Rica: The Ideal Place for a Family Vacation

  If you have any questions about property in Costa Rica, click here to contact our partner here to contact the listing agent. Although Costa Rica may not be your first choice for a family vacation, perhaps it should be. One man tells a story of taking his wife and two young daughters with […]

Everything You Need To Know About Tamarindo Costa Rica Real Estate

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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.

Medical Tourism in Costa Rica (Attracting Foreigners)

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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 […]

Driving in Costa Rica (Rules and Regulations): The most important legal requirements

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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…

Driving in Costa Rica. Important things you must know…

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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.

Investing in Jaco Costa Rica Real Estate

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“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.

Costa Rica Real Estate: A ‘Real’ Experience

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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.’

Living in Costa Rica – Discover San Ramon, the new frontier

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.

Living in Santa Ana, Costa Rica – The modern new town of Santa Ana.

Now I don’t dare try that route during rush hour when a zillion Moms are leaving their new Santa Ana condos, taking their kiddies to school and some of the country highest paid business executives are making their way to the office …

Uvita On Costa Rica’s Beautiful South Pacific Coast Is Growing

Just 10 minutes south of Dominical, Uvita is a small coastal town that has experienced steady growth whilst still maintaining harmony with the beautiful surroundings.

San Jose Costa Rica Offers Affordable and World-Class Healthcare.

Want to learn more about Affordable and World-Class Healthcare In Costa Rica? click here to contact our expert! When it comes to affordable and world-class healthcare, Latin America probably does not come to mind. While it is true that some Latin American countries struggle, Costa Rica is not one of them. This country, with its […]

Rio Celeste: Costa Rica’s Turquoise Oasis

Within Costa Rica are many hidden gems. A prime example is Rio Celeste, one of the most magical and beautiful places that you will ever have the opportunity to experience, not only in Latin America but in the entire world. Located deep within the Tenorio Volcano National Park, you will see stunning turquoise water unlike […]

Costa Rica: A Happy Place to Live.

For most people, moving to Costa Rica is the chance of a lifetime. Dubbed the “happiest place in the world”, this Latin American country has so much to offer, including lush rainforests, pristine beaches, cloud forests, majestic volcanos, and even superior coffee. Regardless of where you are from, you may question what makes this nation […]

God Bless Texas

Let’s face it, pretty much everyone loves Costa Rica, and no doubt we see travelers from all over the world, but if there is one area that best suited for Costa Rica, I think Texas might be on the top of the list.