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
- Brits in Portugal furious over UK refusal to initiate air bridge
British expats living in Portugal are furious about the UK’s refusal to set up a quarantine-free air bridge for tourists. In yet another chaotic decision, the UK has ruined Portugal’s chances...
- Accidental Americans take French banks to court over FATCA
An ‘Accidental American’ group at present living and working in France are now taking legal action based on the claim that FATCA is being used by French banks as an excuse to turn away USA...
- Chinese students trapped in USA being scammed by US airlines
Chinese expat students are now trapped in the USA via a cash grab by US airlines. Chinese students studying at American universities are unable to return home due to a cash-grab by US airlines...
- American expats in Spain fear for relatives and friends back home
US expats in Spain are fearing for their homeland itself as well as for families and friends. It’s often forgotten that Spain isn’t just a retirement hub for British expats, as there’s also...
- Accidental Americans still denied exemption from FATCA reporting
Accidental Americans overseas still being denied FATCA relief. The plight of Accidental Americans – those unfortunates who were born in the USA of expat parents and are considered US citizens...