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
How Bad Do You Want A Good Relationship?
In the last few articles, we've looked at researcher John Gottman's "Marriage Master's" and "Marriage Disasters". And we've looked at those ...Read More
Bladder Fights, Mask Makers and the Patron Saint of Barva de Heredia.
Each year on August 24th in the mountain town of Barva de Heredia, the young and old alike take to the streets in handmade artistic masks ...Read More
Visiting Selva Verde Eco Lodge and Rainforest Reserve Near the Sarapiqui River.
Having spent three peaceful, interesting days and wonderfully cool nights in Bosque de Paz, we braced ourselves for the return of heat and ...Read More
“Every Sperm Is Sacred In Your Neighborhood!” A private ‘guys only’ message about vasectomy.
All my friends from the private social club I started (CIGARS = Cayman Islands Gentlemen Who Appreciate Real Scotch) brought along their ...Read More
I Am Not a Ferengi
Call me a businessman if you like; an entrepreneur, a capitalist even… but I am not a Ferengi, dedicated to grabbing as much of your money ...Read More
Mortgages in Costa Rica. Outrageously expensive and agonizingly painful.
Sure all Costa Rican banks offer CD like time deposits but your 'private banker' probably doesn't even earn $2,000 per month so it's ...Read More
Film: Costa Rica Abolished its Military, Never Regretted it
In 1948 Costa Rica abolished its military, something widely deemed impossible in the United States. This film documents how that was done ...Read More
Costa Rica Condos For Sale. Here are the real estate developers who will appear at ExpoCasa.
Only a trusted real estate advisor will be able to discretely inform you which developer you should stay away from and this expert ...Read More
Jaco Coffee Culture On the Rise
Costa Rica is known around the world for its rich coffee production, so perhaps it comes as no surprise that Jaco has seen a recent ...Read More
The Costa Rica Wine Exhibition. October 7th to October 9th 2015 at the Pedregal Exhibition Centre in Belen.
The Costa Rica Wine Exhibition is the perfect place to meet with the main distributors of the wine business in the region. We will be ...Read More