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Active Seniors Are Choosing Retirement in Costa Rica in 2021

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Retirees from around the world who are looking for a better quality of life are contacting our office wondering if all they have heard about retirement in Costa Rica is really true. Are people really happier living in Costa Rica? Are there really that many options for fresh and delicious food? And, most commonly, what…

What It’s Like to Travel to Costa Rica in November-December 2020

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Although we are still deep in pandemic times around the world, borders have opened for travel to Costa Rica and people are flying in. There is much precaution being taken but Costa Rica, amongst other tourism-dependent nations, has chosen to reopen borders to help their struggling economy. Cases continue to plateau, remaining concentrated around the…

5 Differences Between Costa Rica Vacation Rentals and Permanent Homes in Costa Rica

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There are a few differences between homes used as Costa Rica vacation rentals versus the ones that people live in year round. This article will show you five of those differences, helping you understand how your vacation life may be different from your full-time life in Costa Rica. Costa Rica has long been known as…

Healthy Investing in Costa Rica’s Nature Economy in 2020

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Costa Rica’s nature economy is a central part of its economic regeneration plan in 2020 The response to the COVID-19 pandemic has shown the world’s ability to diverge from business-as-usual to protect public health and safety. Costa Rica wants to carry that momentum forward to address the threats of climate change and environmental degradation while…

Riveting Lifestyles On Riverfront Properties in Costa Rica

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Riverfront properties in Costa Rica are newly in demand. Nature and sustainability lovers are opting to take hold of their future choosing to invest now in this limited resource. Imagine a soft, eternal hush as you rock slowly in a hammock with tall, centenarian trees waving their branches filled with giant leaves over you. This…

Beyond Snowbirds in Costa Rica

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Snowbirds in Costa Rica have chosen to stay for the year in 2020 because of border restrictions, health conditions, safety, and, of course, the weather. Seasonal travelers, aka “snowbirds,” are a likeminded group of people who prefer to escape their snowy location in the wintertime. Dry or wet, the beautiful nuisance that is snow becomes…

Travel Guide For U.S. Citizens and Other Tourists Entering Costa Rica

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As of the beginning of September, select tourists from the United States will be permitted to enter Costa Rica with certain stipulations. Tourists have been coming into Costa Rica from the European Union, Canada, parts of Asia and Oceania since the start of August, 2020. To protect the health of their people, the Government of…