Costa Rica retirement: Sea kayaking for seniors

Now you might think that paddling a kayak is too strenuous for us retirement age folks, but you’d be wrong. With little exertion, we glided smoothly over the swells with calm morning winds brushing our faces...

Global food prices continue to climb

Many of us have been wondering about it as we shop in our local super markets. Now the World Bank has confirmed our suspicion. Food prices have indeed gone up over the past year.

Escrow in Costa Rica Real Estate Transactions

The United States and Canada utilize the escrow process when it comes to purchasing real estate - but what about Costa Rica?

Fly Me to the Moon – It Might Be Cheaper!

Moving to Costa Rica, away from friends and family, means factoring in the cost of travel for return trips to your home country. But exactly what are those costs?Moving to Costa Rica, away from friends and family, means factoring in the cost of travel for return trips to your home country. But exactly what are those costs?

New Apple app broadcasts technology news from Costa Rica

Companies and organizations should look at this trend as a clear opportunity to develop such applications and thus support their marketing objectives.

Foursquare gaining popularity with Costa Rican consumers and businesses

The concept of Foursquare is already prompting some Costa Rican businesses to give special offers and promote themselves within it.

Costa Rica Retirement: The Best Things in Life Are Free

Let’s take a look at Costa Rica’s cost of living: rent and utilities, food, transportation needs, health care, and luxuries.

Real Estate Closing Costs in Costa Rica

One of the questions that gets asked frequently regarding buying real estate in Costa Rica is about the closing costs – how much are they and what’s involved?
Christopher Bruno, president of Intel Americas, presented the new processors.

Intel unveils a new generation of processors in Costa Rica

New generation of Intel chips unveiled in Costa Rica that will take computer graphics to a whole new level.

Infrastructure Gaining Ground in Costa Rica

Costa Rica has weathered some boom and bust cycles, but is finally gearing up to retain the honor of being the top travel and retirement destination in Central America as infrastructure gains ground.
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