Expat Experiences in Costa Rica

When considering a move to a new city, there is nothing more useful than hearing real-life stories and unique experiences from other expats who have lived there. We'd love to hear about your expat experiences. Please contact us if you live or have lived in Costa Rica and would like to share your story.
 

 

Jenna is an American expat currently living in Santa Teresa, Costa Rica. Read about her experiences of Costa Rica and how it differs to back home, as she shares her useful advice on meeting people and adjusting to a new way of life here. 
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Christopher Howard is an American expat who has lived in the Central American country of Costa Rica for almost 35 years. He is now a citizen of the country and runs a tour business. Read about his expat experiences in Costa Rica.

Christopher is an American Expat living in Costa Rica


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