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Reasons to live or retire in Costa Rica
Have you ever dreamed of the perfect place to live or retire with a great lifestyle? You have found it and Christopher Howard will introduce you to it.
Costa Rica is a unique tropical retirement paradise which offers inexpensive living and retirement; affordable first-world medical care for retirees; the opportunity to start over; lots of great outdoor sports for retirees; every imaginable activity for Boomers, retirees and other expats to stay busy and happy; stunning scenery with sun-soaked, beautiful beaches and spectacular mountains.
Add to all this a peaceful nation with political stability and year round spring-like weather in the Central Valley, the friendly people who actually like Americans and it is easy to see why Costa Rica has become tops on the list of expatriate and Baby Boomer retirement havens. More Americans live and retire here per capita than any other country outside of the United States. They can’t be wrong!
Christopher Howard is a straight-shooter who will will show and tell you about the upside and downside.
A place to retire with DIGNITY where you can live your retirement dream
FIRST-CLASS health care at a fraction of the price you pay at home and mecca for medical tourism. Costa Ricans have a HIGHER longevity rate than the U.S. and The World Health Organization rates Costa Rica ABOVE the U.S
YEAR-ROUND spring-like weather in the Central Valley
LOW utility bills and home taxes (.25 percent of declared value)
UNTARNISHED international image. How often do you hear bad things in the news about Costa Rica? Only good news!
Latin America's oldest and most STABLE democracy
NO army and NO terrorism. Costa Rica has NO enemies. Money spent on “cradle to grave” universal health care and education.
VALUE real estate investments. Costa Rica is considered one of the world's BEST emerging real estate markets and HIGHLY-DESIRED warm weather destination like Hawaii. Many properties are in locations with BREATHTAKING views
MORE Americans residents proportionately than any country in the world
A TIGHTLY-KNIT large expatriate community
The ONLY country in Latin America with a time-tested organization in place that helps retirees with everything you need to know to make the move from A to Z
EXCELLENT quality of life
GOOD communications with high-speed internet in many areas
OPPORTUNITIES for entrepreneurs of all ages
Super FRIENDLY people who like Americans
MANY people who speak English (Chris will give you short cuts for Speaking Spanish)
1000s of activities to stay busy and HAPPY. Costa Ricans are the HAPPIEST people in the world and it just may rub off on you.
A nature lovers Disneyland
AFFORDABLE hired help
The pure BEAUTY of the country
Fantastic beaches and WARM water
Latin America's #1 tourist destination according to Travel Weekly Magazine
Many American products and services AVAILABLE.
A USER-FRIENDLY country for Americans
CHEAP fruits and vegetables all year
EXCELLENT and AFFORDABLE public transportation
Any so many MORE intangibles
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Eco-Hotel / Resort in Costa Rica with Gourmet Restaurant & Art Gallery For the eco-tourist traveler, few places will please the vacationer more than the serene atmosphere of the Monte Azul Ecological Retreat. Located within a 100 acre private reserve in a mountainous rainforest, the discriminating eco-traveler will appreciate the luxurious accommodations within the natural surroundings.
Best of Costa Rican Vacation Rentals - Luxury Beachfront Villa Few vacation rentals in Costa Rica are directly on the beach where you can walk off the patio of an oceanfront infinity pool and within 10 steps be on a warm, sandy and secluded beach. Be sure to come during the turtle nesting season to view turtles laying eggs, sometimes right in front of the house.
Costa Rica Wedding Celebrations Randy Gritz of Celebrations Wedding Planning in Costa Rica prefers to think of a flawlessly planned wedding event as the most important celebration event of your lifetime! Call Celebrations Wedding Planning to personalize your ceremony and wedding.
Family Vacation Rental Villas in Costa Rica What could be more perfect for a large extended family than to have a reunion within a tropical rainforest, lush and green, overlooking the magnificent Pacific Ocean on the south coast of Costa Rica? With two side by side villas on the mountainside, each with its own lap size pool, adults and children will both be able to relax and play in the warm tropical sun.
Top of Nicaragua Hotels for Budget Value Rooms In Granada The Kekoldi Boutique Hotel and Bed and Breakfast is the place to be for comfortable accommodation at a very reasonable price. Just a few blocks away from the town square, and a few minutes walk to Lake Nicaragua, guest find it very convenient, and the rooms are air conditioned, too!