Central America is an author’s dream setting. Sultry, tropical, and full of history and intrigue. So what are the best books about Central America? It’s… Read More »13 Books About Central America You Need To Read
Costa Rica is a multicultural society with many foreigners living in it. And yet there often appears to be a gulf between Costa Ricans and… Read More »Multiculturalism In Costa Rica: Bridging The Gap Between Ticos And Foreigners
People move to Central America and write about their lives and experiences here. They provide insight, travel info, opinion, and news. Kind of like we… Read More »19 Top Central America Lifestyle And Travel Blogs You Should Get Into
Instagram isn’t only for looking into the lives of celebrities. Many also use the photo-sharing platform to look at life in other countries and parts… Read More »12 Central American Instagram Accounts You Should Follow
Expats in Central American come from all over the world and in all manner of guises. But we’ve narrowed them down into seven broad categories.… Read More »Expats In Central America: What Type Are You?
The Guatemala v Belize territory dispute comes to the forefront again in 2019 when Belize holds its referendum over whether the International Court of Justice… Read More »Guatemala v Belize Territory Dispute: ICJ Or Bust
All nationalities have stereotypes about them. We generalize about everyone. But how do others generalize about Costa Ricans? How do Costa Ricans generalize about themselves?… Read More »Costa Rica Stereotypes: An Outrageous Generalization
James Dyde knows he’s a fat, bald, white, gringo. He knows this because he gets called it all the time in Costa Rica. But should… Read More »Is “Gringo” Offensive? (And Other Central American Nicknames)
The topic of residency in Costa Rica and visa runs continues to engage people on social media. Here James Dyde pushes back against the idea… Read More »Should Residency In Costa Rica Be Made Even Easier?