Category: COSTA RICA LIFESTYLE

10 Best Things to Do in Costa Rica in March

Published on January 12, 2022 by Brittany Sawyer If you’re visiting Costa Rica in March—you’re in good company. March is one of the most popular times to visit Costa Rica since the warm sunshine and clear skies provide the …

Playa Hermosa on the Papagayo Peninsula in Costa Rica

From International Living Magazine! Playa Hermosa, which translates to beautiful beach, is located in the northern Guanacaste province, on the Papagayo Peninsula in Costa Rica. At a short 25-minute drive from Liberia’s Daniel Oduber Quirós International Airport, Hermosa …

Costa Rica Myths: Top 10 Misconceptions

Published on December 22, 2021 by Karl Kahler Last Updated on January 3, 2022 Costa Rica is an island in South America that’s cheap but dangerous, yet at least it doesn’t rain from December through April, and it’s …

Costa Rica is the second best place to retire in 2022, according to International Living

Global index measures 10 categories, including cost of living, governance, retiree benefits, weather and healthcare, among others By Marvin Barquero from La NacionJanuary 4, 2022, 11:51 AM Costa Rica ranks as the second best place to retire in …

Costa Rican food and drink: Save room for seconds

Thanks to Special Places Property Management  What amazes me most about Costa Rican food and drink isn’t San Jose’s burgeoning culinary scene. Sure, the gastropubs, hidden food stalls and fresh market fare in the capital were delicious, but …

Arenal Volcano Nature Walk, Waterfall & Hot Springs

Here is a great blog from Special Places Property Management – a great idea for a day away from the beach.  Check with local tour drivers to arrange – Tico Tours in Playa Hermosa can surely help you …

10 Fun Facts About Costa Rica

Thanks to Special Places of Costa Rica Property Management for sharing this excellent blog posting!  You think you know Costa Rica? We know you know this is the land of “pura vida.” You know that people here call …

5 Ways to Become a Legal Resident of Costa Rica

Thanks to the Tico Times and Christopher Howard for this great information – see his contact info below – HD People often become enamored with Costa Rica after visiting and seeing its unparalleled beauty and natural wonders, and …

Christmas 2021 Toys for Tots

As part of the Tres Amigos Realty Group, we are proud to contribute to and promote this worthy cause that is spearheaded annually by Michael Simons, owner broker of the Tres Amigos Group. All donations go directly to …

Blue Zone Costa Rica: Living Longer, Living Better

Thanks Special Places of Costa Rica for this excellent article! If you visit the Playas del Coco area you can explore the mountains of Costa Rica very quickly with a rental car or tour guide.  Well worth the …