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Costa Rica is a happy, happy place

Costa Rica is a happy, happy place

Did you know that Costa Rica is a really happy place? Do you see the smile on these faces?  They smile because they’re happy people and live in a happy place. Costa Rica took top honors in the latest Happy Planet Index, which reports Costa Rica as having the highest life satisfaction in the world, […]

4 Secrets for a happy living in Costa Rica

4 Secrets for a happy living in Costa Rica

Did you know that happy living in Costa Rica is quite easy? But you have to follow some rules. It is no secret that Costa Ricans are some of the happiest people on earth. And no wonder they are so happy, they live in paradise! Happy living in Costa Rica starts with a gorgeous climate […]

Agua de Pipa

Agua de Pipa and Dominical real estate

When I first moved to Costa Rica in 2004, my wife and I would walk the beach nearly every day. One morning I had a feeling of being transported back to that 70’s tv show, Gilligan’s Island. It happened when I found myself watching a man climb up a palm tree. He then knocked down a few […]

The Pura Vida lifestyle

The pura vida lifestyle in Costa Rica

Sometimes I love that Pura Vida lifestyle in Costa Rica and sometimes I just hate it. It is part of life in Costa Rica. But what does it mean? It means a zillion things. The Costa Ricans and others who live in Costa Rica use the words “Pura Vida” mainly as a greeting. Like “hi, how […]

the need for learning Spanish

Costa Rica real estate and the need for learning Spanish

Why the need for learning Spanish when buying Costa Rica real estate? People throughout the world are learning Spanish in record numbers! It is estimated that Spanish is spoken by at least 350 million people around the world. Spanish is currently the 4th most commonly spoken language in the world (after English, Chinese, and Hindustani). […]