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
Happy 147th Birthday Atenas, Costa Rica!
Festivities were held on Sunday, Aug. 9 -- the main day off for most people. There was an exhibition of women entrepreneurs selling their ...Read More
Costa Rica Chica Cookbook
Costa Rica blogger and bestselling author of Costa Rica Chica, Jen Beck Seymour is back to share with you some of her favorite North ...Read More
Identify This Crazy Costa Rica Critter and Win The Costa Rica Living & Retirement Secrets To Happiness DVDs
Spotted this strange creature on the wall outside our building. It's very much alive and I wondered if you could identify it...Read More
Scuba Diving In Playas Del Coco, Costa Rica
Sitting on the breadbasket of the Ocean, the Gulf of Papagayo is home to just about every warm water sea creature known. This isn't the ...Read More
Costa Rica Deep Sea Fishing With Jacpot Sportfishing
Who's got it better than me? Who? The other day my phone rings and it's my buddy Danny from Baton Rouge Lousiana. "Mike, you gotta come ...Read More
From Freedom To Death In Three Minutes
Few of us know for how much longer we'll be around but, I do know that for whatever number of decades, months and weeks I have left, you'll ...Read More
Learning More About Atenas – Costa Rica’s Top Retirement Destination.
As with anything in life, the best way to find out about Atenas is to visit in person. However, before you visit there are many resources ...Read More
My Story Of Growing Up 1/2 Tica (1/2 Costa Rican) And Half American.
It wasn't until I was in College that I truly appreciated what it is to grow up "Media Tica' (half Costa Rican for those who don't know ...Read More
Attack of the Crabs! 9 things you didn’t know about Costa Rica’s land crabs.
For about two or three days each year in early July, crabs are everywhere. Thousands of red and purple carapaces and gigantic claws swarm ...Read More
Hard Rock Café in Playas del Coco in Guanacaste, Costa Rica. Rockin’ the night away…
Opened for less than a month as the Anchor tenant in the Pacifico Retail Village in Playas del Coco we now consider it properly christened ...Read More