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
- 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...
- Petition over French citizenship refusal attracts tens of thousands of signatures
British expats in their tens of thousands have signed a petition after a popular Brit was refused French citizenship. Mark Lawrence has lived and worked in France as a carpenter for 27 years and...
- Expats in Dubai reject exaggerated media accusations of danger
Expats living and working in Dubai are encouraging incomers to ignore exaggerated reports by international media over the urgent need to leave. Long-term expats in the UAE believe the doom and...
- Accidental Americans in France now being targeted by FATCA
France is urging its banks not to shut down accounts held by so-called ‘accidental Americans’ holding French nationality and living in France. Groups of French citizens ‘accidentally’ born...
- Where to now for thousands of devastated British retirees in Europe?
Will Brexit finally wreck British dreams of a retirement in the sun? By now, it’s common knowledge that the least important aspect of Brexit is the future for Britons who decided some years ago...