American Expats In Costa Rica
If you are looking to connect with American expats in Costa Rica, then this page brings together all the latest expat blogs Costa Rica written by American bloggers, any interviews, articles and news items we have here at ExpatsBlog.com.
Latest Blogs by American Expats Living in Costa Rica
- Happy Coconuts Travel Blog
It would be a tragedy to die, having never really lived. Which is why my husband Andy and I quit our jobs, sold our house and decided to chase our dreams. We moved to Costa Rica without a plan, and this is the story of our adventure.
- What Happened to the Subtitles?
I fled Seattle, landed in Costa Rica with nine suitcases and a dog, married a tico, took off my rose-colored glasses, and settled in for the ride. No unicorns, no rainbows, but plenty of sarcasm and boxed wine. Monkeys optional.
- Lo Que Hay: It's a whole 'nuther country
We sold everything and moved a terrier and a 17-year old cat to Samara, Costa Rica to live the luxury lifestyle on $2000 per month . . . because we're poor but adventurous. Enjoy our mishaps and adventures. Come laugh at us and with us.
- 10 Feet Traveling
The chronicles of traveling and living abroad with young children in Costa Rica.
- Two Weeks in Costa Rica
Travel planning info from two expats living in Costa Rica. Itineraries, destinations, and our secrets for exploring this amazing place.
Latest Expat Interviews/ Articles
- American Expat Living in Costa Rica - Interview with Stephanie
Stephanie left behind the "American Dream" to travel the world by herself in early 2013. She sold everything she had, quit her I.T. job at a brokerage firm and moved to Costa Rica. Since that time,...
- American Expat Living in Costa Rica - Interview with Kathy
At age 50 Kathy joined the U.S. Peace Corps Volunteer serving in Burkina Faso, West Africa. After returning to the U.S., she and her husband sold everything to move to Costa Rica and retire early...
- American Expat Living in Costa Rica - Interview with Niki
Discovering Atenas COSTA RICA is a website and blog about a new adventure for our Texas family, growing, traveling, learning, blogging, building, teaching, loving and LIVING in Costa Rica with 2...
- US Expat Living In Costa Rica - Interview With Niki Sims
Niki Sims tells us that when in your sixties and having worked your entire life looking forward to retirement, it is a bit disallusioning to discover that Social Security won't cover your basic needs...
- American Expat Living In Costa Rica - Expat Interview With Mark
Mark and Nancy Van Patten had a five year plan to retire to Costa Rica. But five months after their first visit to the country they had purchased a home and moved themselves and four dogs. Nancy was...
Latest News Relating to Costa Rica or Usa
- Hong Kong expat exodus led by Americans and Brits
Hong Kong Immigration Department figures suggest the numbers of British, American and Australian expats has fallen considerably since the beginning of 2015. During the last six months, the total...
- American Citizens Abroad urges same country exception from FATCA
In a burst of common sense, the ACA organisation has urged the US Treasury to grant FATCA exemptions to US expats living in foreign countries. The plea, issued just before the final FATCA...
- UK expats in USA shock horror at Brexit disaster
Although Brits living and working across the pond are unlikely to be directly affected by Britain’s leaving the EU, they’re shocked and horrified at the result and the chaos that’s...
- Beating bureaucratic challenges as an expat in the USA
Expats heading for a new life in the USA face a good number of bureaucratic challenges, but taking advice from those who’ve gone before is the best way to deal with officialdom. The USA is one...
- Spanish lawyer gives hope to thousands over lost dream home deposits
Knowing your legal rights as an expat in Spain, it seems, is the first step in winning back your life savings form property scammers. Adolfo Martos, a long-standing lawyer with offices in Malaga...