The Central Pacific Coast, Costa Rica Lifestyle  Overview: The Jaco area is one of the easiest transition for a foreigner looking to relocate.  The town has grocery story with familiar products, a performance arts theater, move theater, English speaking Chamber of Commerce and Churches and about 20 good restaurants.  It is also the closest town…

The Central Valley, Costa Rica Lifestyle Overview: The central valley is the political, economic and cultural center and home to the nation’s capital city, San Jose. It is known for its proximity to amenities and services, excellent health care, shopping, museums, theaters, government buildings, Private schools and Universities and much more. San Jose and the…

There are many nice places to visit on our planet, and many of them leave you with a “been there….done that” feeling. But Jaco is different. Visitors return again and again. Many buy a vacation home here, and lots of people retire here. So, what’s the attraction? I’ve met numerous Ticos who have moved to…