Today we saw another update of the UK travel rules and restrictions. But for us here in Central America, it makes no difference – we’re… Read More »UK Continues to Snub Central America over Covid Travel Rules
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.
The International Surfing Association announces they’ll be returning to El Salvador for the 2023 World Surfing Games. This news represents a success story for El… Read More »El Salvador to Host the 2023 World Surfing Games
They say the Lord giveth and the Lord taketh away. Feels a little bit like that in the world of Panama immigration and residency right… Read More »Panama Becomes the First Country in Central America to Initiate a Remote Worker Visa
Panama’s Friendly Nations Visa changes to something, well, something not so friendly. Especially if you’re from Taiwan. Or don’t want to/can’t spend $200,000 on real… Read More »Panama Takes a Wrecking Ball to the Friendly Nations Visa with Major Changes
As Colombia opens its land borders after a year, Panama immediately closes its border with its southern neighbor effective May 20, 2021. Last night Panama… Read More »Panama Closes Land Border with Colombia: Will Costa Rica be Next?
An overview of the new Covid restrictions in Costa Rica for the rest of May 2021, announced on May 10, 2021. As Costa Rica‘s Central… Read More »An Updated List of Covid Restrictions in Costa Rica for the Rest of May
According to its latest update, the CDC now allows returning travelers to show a self-test to enter the United States, instead of going to a… Read More »Could Covid Self-Testing be a Game Changer for Central America Travel?
As Central America’s Covid vaccine programs stutter, an option for many is to travel to the United States instead. Some states have a surplas of… Read More »How to Get a Covid Vaccine in the United States
Are you into SUP? If not, you should be. Stand up paddleboarding is a growing sport around the world, gaining popularity everywhere. And Central America… Read More »The Best Spots for Stand Up Paddleboarding in Central America
More driving restrictions in Costa Rica announced: From Tuesday, April 27, Costa Rica will roll back its current 11:00 PM restriction to 9:00 PM. The… Read More »More Driving Restrictions in Costa Rica Announced