Tamarindo, Guanacaste

Popular HGTV Show Returns To Costa Rica.

This time, the popular HGTV show elected to focus on the beaches of northwest Guanacaste including Playa Conchal, Pirate’s Bay (Bahia de los Piratas), Playa Grande and Flamingo.

Franklin Chang Diaz. A NASA astronaut and a Costa Rican national hero.

Franklin Chang’s first mission was in 1981 aboard the Columbia spacecraft. Chang has the most space missions of anyone in NASA totaling seven (he shares this record with Jerry L. Ross) and has logged over 1,601 hours in space, including 19 hours and 31 minutes in three spacewalks.

Living in Costa Rica Video. The region from Playa Avellanas to Playas del Coco in Guanacaste.

Our area has two private hospitals under construction, access to 24-hour medical clinics, grocery stores, shopping, restaurants, entertainment and more. For outdoor lovers, you won’t find a better place to enjoy nature! With over 300 days of sunshine per year and temperatures which stay consistently warm and the least amount of rainfall and humidity, it’s no wonder that more and more people want to invest and vacation in the Guanacaste region.

Build Your Own Ocean View Luxury Dream Home in Costa Rica. The final chapter with free video.

Our new home consists of three bedrooms plus office and 3 bathrooms, living/kitchen area, pool with outdoor covered living area and two-car garage. The house will be three stories (with the garage being the only thing on the ‘first/ground’ level).

The Cortes Waterfalls. A hidden gem in Guanacaste, Costa Rica

Just 17 miles South of Liberia you can find one of the best kept secrets in Guanacaste. The Cortes Waterfalls is a great place to take the family or a special friend.

Build Your Own Ocean View Dream Home in Costa Rica. Part VII

Our new home will consist of three bedrooms plus office and 3 bathrooms, living/kitchen area, pool with outdoor covered living area and two-car garage. The house is about 2,800 square feet including the terraces and garage and sits on a 1,300 m2 lot.

“Live Here, Buy This” on HGTV to feature Costa Rica on September 24th 2012

With much anticipation, HGTV Canada’s new show “Live Here, Buy This” will air on HGTV Canada on September 24th with back-to-back episodes at 10 PM EST. The filming began October 25th of last year and and lasted

Flying Above The Earthquake in Costa Rica

You were not enclosed like in a plane and I can see why people love doing this so much. It was awesome! Shortly after takeoff from Tamarindo, we flew over the estuary in Playa Grande and followed the coast. As we were passing some beautiful private beaches, we saw the side of the mountain slide into the ocean!

Is All Costa Rica Real Estate a Great Investment?

When I lived in Tampa, FL, I bought anything that was a ‘good deal’ to me. If I could fill it with tenants, get some good cash flow where the market was appreciating, I would buy it.

Build Your Own Ocean View Dream Home in Costa Rica. Part VI

Our new home will consist of three bedrooms plus office and 3 bathrooms, living/kitchen area, pool with outdoor covered living area and two-car garage. The house will be three stories (with the garage being the only thing on the ‘first/ground’ level).

Build Your Own Ocean View Dream Home in Costa Rica. Part V

Our new home will consist of three bedrooms plus office and 3 bathrooms, living/kitchen area, pool with outdoor covered living area and two-car garage. The house will be three stories (with the garage being the only thing on the ‘first/ground’ level). The house is about 2,800 square feet including the terraces and garage and sits on a 1,300 m2 lot.

Starting A Business in Costa Rica. “Look before you leap!” says Ben Ziegler of Sharky’s in Tamarindo.

Without hesitation, Ben told me, “Do your homework. Go to the place you think you want to be and live there for 3 to 6 months and ask the people who live there if there is a need for the business you are considering starting up especially if…”

HGTV’s “Live Here, Buy This” Show in Costa Rica to Air in August 2012

Viewers are taken on an armchair tour of the world, and shown properties for sale… equivalent in value to that of their current home.

Build Your Own Ocean View Dream Home in Costa Rica. Part IV

Our new home will consist of three bedrooms plus office and 3 bathrooms, living/kitchen area, pool with outdoor covered living area and two-car garage. The house will be three stories (with the garage being the only thing on the ‘first/ground’ level).

Hacienda Guachipelin Tour at Rincon de la Vieja Volcano, Guanacaste

We drove a short 1 hour 20 minutes to the Hacienda Guachipelin Lodge which is located near the base of the Rincon de la Vieja volcano. We checked in with the staff and were ready for our adventure.