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Posts on the daily life, challenges and joys of retirement in Costa Rica by a retired U.S. expat from Oregon. Lots of photos, details about the cost... read more [Hits: 63 - Added: 24-09-13]http://adullroar.blogspot.com
Quirky, ethical, budget travel as a couple. read more [Hits: 18 - Added: 20-04-14]http://charlieontravel.com
Costa Rica Curious is a blog about daily life in Costa Rica ... the good and the bad ... and how one person (me!) is learning about and surviving in a... read more [Hits: 150 - Added: 31-03-09]http://costaricacurious.wordpres...
A blog about living in and traveling around Costa Rica, written from the unique perspective of a US expat and a Tico. Amazing adventures, insider... read more [Hits: 96 - Added: 06-10-10]http://www.delapuravida.com
Life in Rural Costa Rica through the eyes of a slightly eccentric Englishwoman.
read more [Hits: 20 - Added: 22-01-16]https://costaricansojourn.wordpr...
Gringos in Paradise documents the joys and challenges of retiring to and living in Costa Rica. From expat insights, monthly budgeting to the humor of... read more [Hits: 49 - Added: 08-06-14]http://paulandmarilynretire.blog...
Katie and Sam are professional expats. We've gone from South Korea to Turkey and now we're on our way to Costa Rica! Follow our blog as we... read more [Hits: 26 - Added: 15-05-14]http://www.katiestrails.com
Leaving the Nest is a funny, irreverent, but oftentimes helpful blog that is filled with features that include my own original stories as well as... read more [Hits: 31 - Added: 12-07-11]http://cultureshock-survival.blo...
Native Foreigner is a quarterly magazine and blog for travelers returning from a long-term trip abroad and who are dealing with reverse culture shock.... read more [Hits: 13 - Added: 16-05-12]http://www.nativeforeignermag.co...
Pura Vida :Living the Good Life" in Costa del Sol is a collection of stories, photos and memories of what it is like to live in Costa Rica and... read more [Hits: 44 - Added: 05-01-11]http://puravidacostadelsol.blogs...
Ever find yourself stashing away books on a shelf that you never get round to reading? Have you been travelling, wishing you had the latest issue of your favourite magazine to flick through? Has it be... read more
Posted on 4 June 2020 | 8:17 pm
Charlie on Travel
Two Weeks in Costa Rica |
More and more people seem to be deciding to give Costa Rica a try as their new home these days. And many are still of working age (not retired) and ...
The post Starting a Bu... read more
Posted on 26 May 2020 | 8:57 pm
Two Weeks in Costa Rica
Thinking of maybe firing this up again, and not just for old time sake. Thoughts?... read more
Posted on 19 November 2019 | 12:47 am
Leaving the Nest: An Expatriate's Survival Guide
The zero-th rule / tip is to never assume that drivers in Costa Rica behave like drivers do in the States, Canada, Europe, etc. The drivers here simply do a lot of unsafe stuff. This, in spite of them... read more
Posted on 27 July 2019 | 9:46 pm
A Dull Roar - Moving to, Retiring in, Living with Costa Rica
I have been on many adventures in my life but this last one has certainly been the biggest one yet. No waterfall or mountainside can compare to bringing a child into the world, and I did just that! My... read more
Posted on 2 October 2017 | 5:39 pm
Under the Latin Sun
Shielding my eyes from the piercing rain, I looked up to discover the source of the crash - a towering pine tree silhouetted black by the purple urban night sky. Its branches pierced vertical. Its tru... read more
Posted on 20 March 2017 | 12:19 am
De la Pura Vida
Cutting our month budget from $6,000/month to $1,750 was totally easy - we have officially made it a month in paradise! To be completely honest with you, it wasn't very hard to live in paradise. I kno... read more
Posted on 3 November 2016 | 9:39 pm
What I wasn’t aware of when we were told we were going to be based in Guanacaste was that it is cattle country, it contains over 20,000 livestock producers most of which are cattle producers. Th... read more
Posted on 22 March 2016 | 1:02 pm
Costa Rican Sojourn
NOTE: The shuttle boat part of this article is now out of date. The new bridge at Las Tablillas that opened on May 2, 2015 has meant lots of changes. Our June 22, 2015 post (above) document... read more
Posted on 26 December 2015 | 3:58 pm
GRINGOS IN PARADISE: Paul & Marilyn's Retirement Adventure
Still alive. Still kicking, at least metaphorically. Since taking up yoga, I've discovered that kicking requires something called core muscles, which I apparently don't have. I've stepped back from th... read more
Posted on 30 November 2015 | 3:24 pm
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