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Thursday 25 May 2017

Costa Rica Wildlife Photography

Wildlife photography used to be a hobby limited to people with the deep pockets to afford the equipment—cameras,...

Travellers Tales: Karin’s Story

'Introduction by Chris Clarke'. This is a traveler’s tale from Colombia, before the ruination of guerilla wars, narcos and...

Sin Semillas: A Zen Dog Guide To Living Well In Costa Rica

By Rafael Stumbo Tarasco - Quality of life is what we say we want. A successful life we...

The Zen Dog Duke Dialogues: No One Knows Your Name

No One Knows Your Name, by Rafael Stumbo Tarasco The broke the broker and the broken. The morally...

Latvia’s Man Shortage Leaves Women Lost for Love

(AFTERBIZLIFE) Two decades after Latvia shook off Soviet communist rule, the country's women have survived the transition to...

Zen Dog Duke Dialogues: The Lock Smith, The Fiddler and The Cook

At The 1,2,3 Cafe by Rafael Stumbo Tarasco Bruce Springsteen was belting out “Thunder Road” on every transistor radio...

Top 10 Things You Should Know Before Moving to Costa Rica

Relocating to another country is a significant decision that should be given careful thought. When pondering about such...

Travelers’ Tales: Welcome Back

Introduction by Chris Clarke - Carol McCool and I met five years ago, through a writers’ group in...

Costa Rica A “Disneyland of Sex” (Part 1)

Beyond its reputation as a nature destination, Costa Rica is also a 'Disneyland of sex' for a special...

Will Citizenship Add Coolness to My Already Astonishing Life in Costa Rica?

Q COSTA RICA - The following article in the 'A Dull Roar' answers questions face by many foriegners...

Where Retirees Can Find a Good Umbrella and Even Get it Fixed in Costa Rica

Thursday 01 November 2012 | QRetirement | Source: Live in Costa Rica Blog Well, it seems that the rainy...

Why Moving to Costa Rica Did Not Solve All My Problems (In Fact It Made Them Worse)

QCOSTARICA by Karen Diaz, Huffpost  - In 2012, I left my 9-to-5 job to pursue an online business....

It is not difficult for Retirees to be vegetarians in Costa Rica

Tuesday 06 November 2012 | QRetirement I have been a vegetarian for almost forty years. I am actually Lacto-ovovegetarian...

Costa Rica’s Running Scene for Retirees

Many baby boomers are health conscious and into running. The benefits which an individual can get from running...

Costa Rica No. 4 Of The World’s 10 Best Places to Retire in 2017

From International Living - For just over a quarter of a century, International Living has ranked, rated, and...

Costa Rica Among The Countries With The Best Healthcare In The World

(Q24N )From International Living - One of the main concerns of any person looking to retire overseas is...

Reasons to live or retire in Costa Rica

Have you ever dreamed of the perfect place to live or retire with a great lifestyle? You have...

How To Impress and Win Over A Tica (Costa Rican)!

There really is no woman in the world quite like a Latin American woman or Latina! Sure, sometimes...

Where to live – West of San José

By Christphoer Howard/Live in Costa Rica Blog I originally started this series a couple of months ago but got...

A Crash Course in Costa Rica Relationships

Costa Rica News – When it comes to dating in Costa Rica it can be very difficult as...

Two Very Different “Gringo Gulches” in Costa Rica

A lot of the nightlife in San José, capital of Costa Rica, takes place in a section of...

Costa Rica retirement not always tropical paradise

Bill Peace sees his new home in Playa Herradura, Costa Rica for the first time. He moves in...

Ten Annoying Habits Men Need To Kick

Women tell us they us guys, but these things are making them crazy. Face it, no matter how...

Domestic Workers and Benefits: What To Pay When You Let Your Maid Go

QCOSTARICA from Outlierlegal.com - Under Costa Rican labor laws, domestic workers are considered employees, and as such, you...

An Unhappy Expat’s Journey

While Ecuador does have some nice things to offer, it will never be Costa Rica. By Christopher Howard, Living...

Latin Dating, Cultural Influences

The topic of Latin dating has grown in importance as the people and their culture intermingles around the...

The Dark Side Of Expat Life In Costa Rica

(QCOSTARICA) Expatfocus - Costa Rica is regarded as a paradise by tourists from around the world because of...

New Anti-Rape Underwear to Help Women During Sex Attacks

Critics aren’t convinced a line of anti-rape clothes will really work, but the designers insist the garments can...

Retirees Beware: Coche Bomba (Car Bomb) Will Soon Explode in Zapote’s Bull Ring!

COSTA RICA LIVING - Judging by the title of this blog one would think that we have terrorism...

Costa Rica Living: Learn to Swear in Spanish

COSTA RICA LIVING - So, you've moved to Costa Rica and you're very happy to be out of...

Jurassic Park for Retirees in Costa Rica

From Live in Costa Rica Blog/QCostarica - From Keeping Busy and Happy in Costa Rica series1 If  you have...

The other side of Costa Rica — the New Chic

LIVE IN COSTA RIC A - The majority of my readers are those thinking of relocating or retiring...