We published a recent article about the best places to volunteer in Central America. As a follow-up, US expat Cheri Ballard talks about some of… Read More »A Few Tips About Volunteering In Costa Rica
Cheri Ballard comes from Cincinnati, Ohio. Before moving to Costa Rica she worked in a variety of jobs including fast food management and running a pet store. She also managed a quick lube oil change business, which is where she met her husband. After living in Colorado for a few years, where Cheri obtained a degree in Medical Specialties, they moved to Costa Rica. Her husband had decided that he wanted to retire, but with the high cost of living, they agreed it would be easier if they moved abroad. They researched many countries before moving to Costa Rica in 2011. Cheri and her husband now live in the remote Costa Rican countryside, around the area of Puerto Viejo de Saripiqui in the northeast.
US expat Cheri Ballard has ample experience of the Costa Rica healthcare system. Here, she shares some personal stories of how that system has worked… Read More »An Expat’s Guide To Costa Rica Healthcare