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Guanacaste, Costa Rica – Costa Rica

Guanacaste, Costa Rica – Costa Rica While Spanish is the official language, English is spoken by many people in Costa Rica–far more than in other Latin American nations. But if you want to learn Spanish, it is a great place for that. It will cost a little more than in […]

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Costa Rica, The Place To Be

Costa Rica, The Place To Be For nearly 170 years Costa Rica has been among the most prosperous and stable nations in Latin America. You don’t read a lot in the news about the small Central American nation and that’s good. Since 1949 Costa Rica has had no standing army–the […]

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Festivals – Costa Rica Real Estate

Festivals – Costa Rica Real Estate Costa Rica is a country many consider to have the “Happiest People on Earth,” and this may or may not be so, but one thing for sure is that they love festivals. There are festivals throughout the country all year, with the largest number […]

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Go Wild in Costa Rica

Go Wild in Costa Rica If seeing wildlife in the wild sparks your interest, Costa Rica is the place for you! You might even discover a new variety of bromeliad or orchid. Costa Rica has the largest portion of national parks and protected areas in the world. One quarter of […]

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Costa Rica, A Great Place to Retire

Costa Rica, A Great Place to Retire Affordable and stunningly beautiful, Costa Rica is on many lists of ‘Top 10 number of Places to Retire Abroad.’ Living for less in a foreign land makes good financial sense in an uncertain economy. Or even just because being economical can get you […]

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Back In The Frozen North

Back In The Frozen North Work was calling, so I’m back home in Michigan after 67 days in glorious Costa Rica. No, I have not been able to retire yet. Check out the photos of my first morning back at the office below – that pretty well says it all […]

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Christmas In Costa Rica

Christmas In Costa Rica Dear Readers, I wanted to wish you all the best for a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year, and share with you what we do with local folks when we are here in Costa Rica for the holidays. We help with a project that provides a […]

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