Costa Rica

Why Moving To Costa Rica Will Probably Make You Happier

Costa Rica is one of the most sought-after destinations for travelers. The country is a small one, geographically speaking, but it is big on tourism, thanks at least in part to its incredible diversity.

Divided into six regions – the Caribbean Region, the Central Pacif   more ...


Starting A New Business In Costa Rica - A Guide For Expats

It may not be the first destination to roll off an entrepreneurial expat's tongue, but starting a new business in Costa Rica has a lot to recommend it   more ...

A Healthcare Guide For Expat Retirees In Costa Rica

Not only is public healthcare relatively cheap but the standard of living for expats there is also very good.

Costa Rica has some of the best medic   more ...

Costa Rica - Recommended Social Media Accounts

At Expat Focus, we like to be on the lookout for resources around the web that could help prospective expats adjust to their new countries. Today, we   more ...

Setting Up Your Own Business In Costa Rica? Here's What You Need To Know

Costa Rica in Central America is ranked as one of the most visited international destinations in the world. A democratic country, it has always enjoye   more ...


 
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Bob Normand, Quepos-Manuel Antonio

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I’m a 73 year old retired, single expat born in Massachusetts where I lived my first 20 years.   more ...

Casey Bahr, San Isidro de El General

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I'm Casey Bahr, a retired software engineer who moved to Costa Rica with his wife and younger son. I am the author of a Costa R   more ...

Katia Caprarella

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I'm an Italian single mom who has been living in Costa Rica for the last 14 years. I love surfing an outdoor activities.   more ...

Samantha Wei, Playas del Coco

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My name is Samantha Wei and I'm a mid 20's Asian-American from Olympia, Washington, USA.

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