Guatemala has its Very Own Tablet Computer

SAT, High Technology Sourcing Company, designed and developed the first flat computer Tablet designed in Guatemala, which will compete against the Galaxy, the Apple’s...

Of Ducks and Dudes

Recently I came upon the construction of a bicycle course adjacent to the creek that runs along the edge of town, behind the sycamore...

One Costa Rica Retiree’s Excellent Bus Adventures

In my last column I was singing the praises of Costa Rica’s extensive bus system, pointing out the significant amount of money my husband...

The Age of Nation-States Is Over

Apparently God uses nations for different purposes at different epochs in human history, and then discards them once that purpose is served. Sadly, such is now...

Migraines, Torture, and Fear

When I was in my 20’s, I suffered from both severe migraines and depression. They often go together. Their incidence has greatly increased in...

Retire in Costa Rica and Kiss Your Car Goodbye!

One of the ways that my husband Layne and I save money living as retirees in Costa Rica is by not owning an automobile....
school supplies costa rica

World Bank pledges $400 million for higher education in Costa Rica

The World Bank announced that it committed credits by $400 million between 2012 and 2015 to support a plan to improve higher education in...

Jobs return at last after lean years in Costa Rica

As the economy recovers and tourism grows the number of jobs increase for Costa Rica. Foreign investment is also attracted to this country and...
direct flights from europe to costa rica

Direct Flights from Europe to Costa Rica

As of the next high season, Germany will have a direct air link to Costa Rica’s most popular tourism area bringing with it revenues from European tourists.

Managua, Nicaragua: Cheapest cost of living in Latin America

In Latin America, Managua, Nicaragua is the cheapest city to live in according to study. Managua is the city of Latin America with the lowest...
Language »