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
- 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.
- Expats in Costa Rica
A story about a family of four that moved from Atlanta Georgia to Tamarindo Costa Rica
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
- Expatriate record set by Americans abroad
According to data released by the IRS last Thursday, the first quarter of 2015 saw the largest amount of expat Americans giving up their U.S citizenship compared to any previous quarter since records...
- North American expats in Belize reveal its draws
North American expats living in Belize have revealed the reasons why they chose the picturesque Caribbean nation as their new home. In addition to the pristine beaches and rolling mountains, they...
- Windfalls waiting for thousands of missing Standard Life expat customers
Tens of thousands of former Standard Life customers have been missing out on a share of the huge cash pile distributed by the company when it went public eight years ago. The former mutual...
- New QROPS opportunities for Brit expats in USA
Over the past two years, the use by US residents with UK pensions of Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pensions Schemes (QROPS) has been complicated by the IRS’s objections to the scheme. For...
- US renounce citizenship fee soars as thousands leave to avoid FATCA
The fee payable to the State Department by US citizens wishing to renounce their citizenship has soared by over 400 per cent since the introduction of the FATCA reporting system. Originally just...