Category: COSTA RICA LIFESTYLE

The coast-to-coast hike across Costa Rica

While spending more than two weeks hiking Camino de Costa Rica, a 280-kilometer trail from Costa Rica’s Atlantic to Pacific coasts, the country’s natural beauty took a surprising backseat for Eduardo Cartin. Cartin, a Tico, remembered the human interactions …

Working from the tropics: Costa Rica promises digital nomads a life of ‘Pura Vida’

George Soriano March 26, 2021 A year into the brave new world of pandemic-related issues, it appears that some important changes to the way we live are here to stay. One positive trend that’s expected to continue is working …

Complete Immigration and Residency Update for Costa Rica: Where do you Stand?

By Laura Gutierrez of Immigration Help Costa Rica Tensions are running high as we continue to endure COVID and its impact on tourists and those seeking legal residency in Costa Rica. Readers under stress are least capable of absorbing …

Costa Rica Listed Among Nat Geo’s Best Places For Travel In 2021

By Laura Alvarado – January 31, 2021 Costa Rica appears in National Geographic Traveller magazine “Best of the World 2021” list, in which international editorial teams selected “35 incredible places to discover in 2021 and beyond”, under five categories: sustainability, family, nature, adventure …

The Cuisine of Costa Rica

    Courtesy Special Places Management and Rentals Costa Rica www.specialplacesofcostarica.com If you like to eat (and who doesn’t?), Costa Rica offers a cornucopia of gastronomic delights to choose from. Restaurants abound that offer all kinds of international …

5 Reasons Why Costa Rica is the Best Place to Retire in 2021

From International Living – Kathleen Evans January 20, 2021 It is no surprise, year after year, to see Costa Rica earning top spots on such lists as “Happiest Places on Earth”, “Greenest Countries in the World”, “Blue Zones” and “Most …

How COVID-19 Changed The Residency Process in Costa Rica

By The Costa Rica Star – January 12, 2021 By Laura Gutierrez of Immigration Help Costa Rica Happy New Years Everyone Costa Rica Entry Requirements… For entry requirements and recently announced new restrictions within Costa Rica, please click on the links …

COSTA RICA RANKS AS THE BEST DESTINATION FOR RETIREES IN THE GLOBAL INDEX OF 2021

  JANUARY 6, 2021  COURTESY CHRISTOPHER HOWARD Costa Rica was placed in the first place as a destination for retirees in 2021, according to the annual ranking of the International Living.com publication, surpassing countries like Panama, Mexico, Colombia and Portugal. According to the …

Quit Your Job And Live Abroad In 2021: 9 Places So Cheap You Might Not Need To Work

Laura Begley BloomSenior Contributor ForbesWomen Now that 2020 is over, it’s time to start living for the future. What does that look like for you? Chances are it might involve quitting your day job, ditching it all and …

A week in paradise for 4 for $100 USD including airfare – Unbelievable!

HERE IS HOW YOU GET TO PARADISE FOR 4 FOR $100 USD.  CHECK OUT THE CONDO VIDEO BELOW! Here is a link to the beautiful Pacifico Condo L1310