Category: COSTA RICA LIFESTYLE

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 

Costa Rica Interesting Facts & Information

Costa Rica isn’t very big at all; it’s actually slightly smaller than Lake Michigan. The country is 19,730 square miles (51,100 sq kilometers), out of which 801 miles is its   coastline. Lake Michigan is 22,404 sq miles …

Costa Rica Exports Worlds First Pink Pineapple

The company Fresh Del Monte recently launched an exotic product: the pink pineapple, currently only grown in Costa Rica, more exactly in Buenos Aires de Puntarenas. These pineapples are known as “Pinkglow”. This genetically modified fruit has the approval …