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Costa Rica: The Grocery Shopping Experience

costa rica grocery shopping

Grocery Shopping in Costa Rica: Last March was our first opportunity to visit Costa Rica and get a feel for the country. You can see our trip report here: Trip Report Costa Rica The main questions on our minds were: “what would it be like to live there?” and “what …

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Costa Rica Culture and Religion

More on Costa Rica: Culture and Religion It has been a little longer than usual since my last post.  We’ve had lots of things going on with the house sale and move.  I only have one thing to say about that: selling a house is a pain.  That is all. …

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Cost of Living – Panama, Mexico, Ecuador, Costa Rica Comparison

cost of living in Costa Rica

A Quick Comparison of Cost of Living I’ve been doing some searches on Numbeo again – yes, I love data!  If you’re not familiar with the Numbeo concept check out my post that explains how it works.  I’ve compared the four countries we’re considering: Costa Rica, Panama, Mexico, and Ecuador. …

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Manuel Antonio National Park

Manual Antonio national park

Did I mention that Costa Rica is beautiful?  I think I did, once or twice.. During our trip we explored one of Costa Rica’s most popular national parks – Manuel Antonio National Park.  It did not disappoint.  In fact, it was one of the highlights of our trip.  Yes it is …

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