The great metropolitan area in Costa Rica is a great place to settle down in Costa Rica, whether it is for a few months or a few years. Only a few miles outside of San Jose, Curridabat is… Read More

Thinking about moving to Costa Rica? Not a bad move, considering it is a country that has it all for people that want to have a calmer life as well as those seeking an adventurous one… or maybe… Read More

If you are an expat and looking for a nice neighborhood to live, Curridabat Costa Rica has it all. “Curri”, as the locals call this little town, is located right after San Pedro as you go East and… Read More

San Pedro is Costa Rica’s largest university towns and also a very good place for american expats to live due location and modern conveniences. View Larger Map It is also where La Universidad de Costa Rica is located… Read More

San Pedro is a suburb which is located about 15 minutes from San Jose. It is a great neighborhood for Expats to live, as it is safe, and proximate to many modern conveniences including Mall San Pedro, Multiplaza… Read More

San Carlos Costa Rica

San Carlos is a city located about 90 kilometers north of San Jose and is known as the gateway to the northern parts of Costa Rica. The city lies on the the northern side of a string of… Read More

Moving To Costa Rica

Almost everyday, I hear someone on Facebook or through email say “I want to move to Costa Rica”. Due to a variety of reasons, there is growing trend of Americans who want to live abroad, and Costa Rica… Read More

Escazu Costa Rica

Escazu is an upscale suburb located about 20 minutes due west of San Jose by car.  It is considered to be the Beverley Hills of Central America in some circles and certainly one of the wealthiest neighborhoods in… Read More

Americans in Costa Rica

Where do Americans live in Costa Rica? Americans live everywhere in Costa Rica. There are about 40,000 north americans living here from the US and Canada. For practicality, when I use the term Americans, I am referring to… Read More