Costa Rica
The Switzerland of Central America

69

The number of years since the army was abolished in Costa Rica.

2,925,128

The number of foreign visitors who visited Costa Rica last year.

27.44

The percentage of protected land in Costa Rica.

Costa Rica Stories, Information, & Opinion

Daily Life

The Costa Rica healthcare system is a one-payer medical system. Every foreigner obtaining...

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Opinion

Do you ever dream of shamelessly publicizing something? Or how about wishing to...

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Daily Life

I recently arrived in San Jose, Costa Rica from Charlotte, North Carolina. After...

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Drinking

This is a brand new website. As I write this, it’s not even...

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Travel

The date of September 15 marks Costa Rica Independence Day. Well - it actually...

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Opinion

How many WTF moments have you had in Costa Rica? I guess that...

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Living

The Costa Rica healthcare system is a one-payer medical system....

Jay holds up his iPad to show me his latest...

San Juan del Sur is booming as more foreigners heed...

Experiencing

The Placencia Peninsula is now a go-to destination in Belize...

The border crossing nearest to the Pacific coast, between Nicaragua...

One of the best experiences in Central America is shopping...

Investing

Diving into the world of Guatemala real estate is almost...