Travel: Top 10 places to check out in Costa Rica 🇨🇷 

Are you planning a vacation to Costa Rica over this winter ?  I’ve created a must see list, starting from my favourite places:  1-Rio Celeste.  They say when God finished painting the sky, he washed his paint brushes in the Río Celeste #TurrialbaVolcano 2- Poas Volcano 🌋 The best time to visit is always early…

Gringo pricing vs Tico pricing in Costa Rica 

Gringo pricing is real ! it’s a fact and it’s gonna happen to u.  The most common complaint I hear from tourists is that they feel they are getting ripped off everywhere they go.  They see one price but get charged a different price when the bill comes.  Most tourists don’t understand that Costa Rica…

Meet me on the beach for sunset 🌅 

Originally posted on The Costa Dream Journal :
That’s the most important part of the day here in Costa Rica. ?Sunset . ? After the work and school day is finished, dinner is over, families, expats and tourists head down to the beach to watch the sunset together. Everyone gathered on the beach is the most…

Meet me on the beach for sunset 🌅 

That’s the most important part of the day here in Costa Rica.  Sunset .   After the work and school day is finished, dinner is over, families, expats and tourists head down to the beach to watch the sunset together. Everyone gathered on the beach is the most packed you will ever see a beach…

Looking for Condos in Costa Rica 

I’m really excited to share with you some interesting developments that have happened today.   If you have read my past few blogs, you already know I’m planning on buying a condo very soon.  When I say plan… I mean this has been a very long process, lots of hard work and research.  But I…

Why does Jaco Beach, Costa Rica get such bad reviews?! 

Did you hear ? I’m moving to Jaco beach, Costa Rica!   You must think I’m crazy or haven’t done my research.  You are definitely wrong about that.  The first time I ever went to Jaco was about 10 years ago.  I remember before I went, I read all these terrible reviews online, the beach…

You can’t buy  a house on the beach in Costa Rica ? 

I have been going to Costa Rica since I can remember.  I have travelled most of the coastline.  In my opinion the most beautiful beaches in the world.   What makes Costa Rica’s beaches so special is that  the shoreline zone is further divided into two strips of land. The first strip is 50 meters…

I quit my job and moved to Costa Rica 

Well, I haven’t done that yet… but that’s the plan! This is my story, my blog to tell you about the journey into my dreams.  My dream of living in Costa Rica and living Pura Vida. Throughout my blog you will learn the true meaning of this saying “Pura Vida” rather then me trying to…