Costa Rica

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Setting Up Your Own Business In Costa Rica- A Guide For Expat Entrepreneurs

Expats are by nature intrepid sorts, willing to decamp from their home, ready to set up a new life in a new country. So it's no surprise that many are also daring in business, willing to commit to a new idea or product, throwing time, effort and money into turning a profit.   more ...

Living
Shopping In San Jose: A Guide For New Arrivals

Visiting new countries is an incredible experience. Not only do you get to see new places and experience new things, you also have the chance to learn   more ...

Living
Costa Rica Or Panama: Which Would Suit You Best?

The neighbouring countries of Costa Rica and Panama both have a lot to offer expats. We take a look at the factors to consider.

Costa Rica and Pana   more ...

Sarah, San Jose

Who are you?

Hi! My name is Sarah. I am originally from Boston. I run a Costa Rica budget travel blog for a living.   more ...

Living
Contributing In Costa Rica: An Expat Guide To Community Projects

There is no dearth of things to see, do and experience for expats moving to Costa Rica. From its biodiversity to its water sports, from its outdoor ac   more ...

Living
An Expat Guide To Dealing With The Bugs In Costa Rica

Costa Rica is undeniably one of the most beautiful countries in the world. It is known for its lush forests, stunning volcanoes, expansive coastline a   more ...


 
  
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Sarah, San Jose

Who are you?

Hi! My name is Sarah. I am originally from Boston. I run a Costa Rica budget travel blog for a living.   more ...

Ben von Jagow, Puerto Jimenez

Who are you?

My name is Ben von Jagow and I am a Canadian-born traveler and aspiring writer. I spend half the year playing professional foo   more ...

Bob Normand, Quepos-Manuel Antonio

Who are you?

I’m a 73 year old retired, single expat born in Massachusetts where I lived my first 20 years.   more ...

Casey Bahr, San Isidro de El General

Who are you?

I'm Casey Bahr, a retired software engineer who moved to Costa Rica with his wife and younger son. I am the author of a Costa R   more ...

Katia Caprarella

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I'm an Italian single mom who has been living in Costa Rica for the last 14 years. I love surfing an outdoor activities.   more ...