As the United States of America celebrates another birthday, we take a look at the whole “how dare you say America” controversy. “Happy 4th of… Read More »Happy Birthday America! (Oops, Can We Still Say That?)
James Dyde is a cranky, opinionated, British immigrant to Costa Rica. He is a mild social media troll, who enjoys teasing miserable haters and optimistic unicorn-lovers alike. To know him is to love him. Or not. He lives in Escazu, Costa Rica.
Chiliguaros are famous in Costa Rica for delivering a good buzz and a bad hangover. They are Costa Rica’s greatest beverage. Here are five reasons… Read More »Five Reasons Why Costa Rica’s Chiliguaros Are The Best Drink Ever
Whenever the subject of obesity in Costa Rica comes up in expat circles, many are quick to blame the influx of U.S.-style fast food. But… Read More »Is Gringo Fast Food Responsible For Obesity In Costa Rica?
Which country has the fastest internet in Central America? If you’re planning to live in the region as a digital nomad or remote worker, it’s… Read More »Which Country has the Fastest Internet in Central America?
The Costa Rica expat Facebook groups are full of people asking about working in Costa Rica. But what do expats do here? Here in Costa… Read More »“So What Do You People Do There?” A Few Thoughts On Working In Costa Rica
To mark World Turtle Day, we take a look at the seven best turtle nesting spots in Central America. This article contains some affiliate links, where… Read More »Seven Top Turtle Nesting Spots in Central America
There’s always been a healthy vacation rental market in Costa Rica, but the pandemic has made them ever more popular. Post-pandemic, it seems that popularity… Read More »Our Favorite Luxury Vacation Rentals in Costa Rica
If you’re looking for an excuse to travel to Guatemala in 2022, look no further. There are thousands of reasons to visit the Land of… Read More »Ten Reasons To Travel To Guatemala in 2022
Most guides to Tamarindo, Costa Rica tell you all about the attractions outside of town, all the things to do on day trips. But what… Read More »Things To Do In Tamarindo, Costa Rica Without Ever Leaving Tamarindo, Costa Rica