Atenas (Recommended by AARP)
One of the hottest real estate markets in the Americas in the early 2000s, Costa Rica is bouncing back stronger than ever after the slump in real estate values throughout the United States, Latin America and the Caribbean, according to real estate experts.
Open living areas, custom kitchen with hardwood cabinets, granite countertops, vaulted ceilings, two bedrooms with ensuite bathrooms, huge front terrace, indoor utility, carport, and storage.
This spacious 325m2 (3,498 square feet) home Home is situated in the Central Valley hills at an elevation of 2,100′ above sea level. It’s only 10 mins from Orotina, 20 mins from Atenas and 45 minutes from the International Airport in San José.
This is a rare find in Atenas for a great price. These two building lots are located side by side in St. Eulalia, just a 5 minute drive from downtown Atenas.
Perfectly situated on a 1,000 m2 (.25 acre) landscaped lot, with 186 m2 (2,000 s.f.) of construction. The large open living areas with high vaulted wood ceilings are perfect for entertaining.
Where in the world is the best climate is really a rather subjective question. It all depends on what kind of climate you like. Much like wine or art, climate is a personal affair.
In the favorite expat destination of Atenas, Costa Rica, classes at the Atenas Yoga Center are one of the main things to do in the community. Yoga classes are not only good for exercise; they become social events and are a great way to meet other expats.
This is the best deal we have seen in Atenas with 4.5 acres of usable land, great views, and a well built and maintained house.
In their September/October 2010 issue, AARP recommended Atenas, Costa Rica as one of the best places to retire abroad. The writer, Barry Golson, gave highlights of all the things one would expect to find in a retirement destination such as…
In Costa Rica the holiday season brings with it many traditions. One of the most awaited of those traditions is Christmas tamales. Making Christmas tamales is a tradition that has been around for centuries, handed down from generation to generation.