Costa Rica

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 and picturesque landscapes. Tourists from all over the globe are attracted to this region of Central America thanks to its uni   more ...


Why Moving To Costa Rica Will Probably Make You Happier

Costa Rica is one of the most sought-after destinations for travelers. The country is a small one, geographically speaking, but it is big on tourism,   more ...

Starting A New Business In Costa Rica - A Guide For Expats

It may not be the first destination to roll off an entrepreneurial expat's tongue, but starting a new business in Costa Rica has a lot to recommend it   more ...

A Healthcare Guide For Expat Retirees In Costa Rica

Not only is public healthcare relatively cheap but the standard of living for expats there is also very good.

Costa Rica has some of the best medic   more ...

Costa Rica - Recommended Social Media Accounts

At Expat Focus, we like to be on the lookout for resources around the web that could help prospective expats adjust to their new countries. Today, we   more ...


 
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Ben von Jagow, Puerto Jimenez

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My name is Ben von Jagow and I am a Canadian-born traveler and aspiring writer. I spend half the year playing professional football in Europe and the other half is spent working and traveling in Latin America.   more ...

Bob Normand, Quepos-Manuel Antonio

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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

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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 ...