I arrived in Costa Rica a long time ago and having lived in ten countries on three continents, even with the increased cost of living we’ve seen over the past decade, I KNOW that I could not have the same quality of life anywhere in the UK or the USA that we enjoy here living in Costa Rica.
Living in Costa Rica
Volcanoes of Costa Rica . Part 4 Poás Volcano
The Poás Volcano is an active 2.708 mts (8,885 ft) stratovolcano in the Central Mountain Range of Costa Rica. This volcano is located in ...Read More
Volcanic Mountain Ranges of Costa Rica
In Costa Rica there are four groups of mountain ranges. They run from northwest to southeast crossing the whole country. Only two of these ...Read More
Volcanoes of Costa Rica. Part 3 – Barva Volcano
The Barva Volcano is a Central Mountain Range volcano located 22 km to the north of San José in the province of Heredia. The Barva ...Read More
Man Finishes a Costa Rica Home 63 Feet Beneath the Ground
Home is where the heart is, and for one Costa Rican man, that is 63 feet below ground. After securing a building permit, it typically takes ...Read More
What If My Wife And I Run Out Of Money After We Move To Costa Rica? And other common concerns …
It was as beautiful and exciting as it was during their many vacations. Using much of their life savings, they purchased some property with ...Read More
Volcanoes of Costa Rica. Part 2 – Irazú Volcano
Irazú is a volcano in the Central Volcanic Mountain Range of Costa Rica. This volcano is located 32 km north of the city of Cartago in the ...Read More
Living in Escazu, Costa Rica – Where the climate suits my clothes… Free video.
People often ask me what I like best about living in Escazu. By now, I have a number of answers that I spit out about the amenities, the ...Read More
My Philosophy On ‘Middle Age’ in Costa Rica.
Having just turned 56 years old I wanted to make my thoughts clear for those comedians out there who now accuse me of being 'old.'Read More
Making the Move to Costa Rica Series With Ruud & Odette Koster in Playas del Coco. Part 1
January 2000… our first, and only, vacation to Costa Rica, the start of our love affair. Love when you are not looking for it, when you ...Read More
Costa Rica History Lesson: Juan Santa María
Juan Santamaría is much more than just an international airport. He was a man and a legend who sacrificed his life for his country 160 ...Read More