How a vacation in Jaco becomes home. Written by Carli Torti, now Costa Rica Resident: Tucked away in the small town of Jaco, Costa Rica you’ll find a community that feels like a good friend you haven’t seen in a while. Many people come for vacation and end up leaving with a home. It is…

Healthcare in Costa Rica can be described in one word….world class!  OK, that’s two words, but you get the idea.  I’ve visited only two of Costa Rica’s many hospitals, Cima (pronounced see-ma) and Clinica Biblica in the center of the capital city of San Jose.  Not only are facilities and staff as professional as anything…

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…

Jaco beach area is well know for the night life and all the different activities for all ages. You can chose from surfing to horse back riding to zip line , or just relax at the beach,Jaco beach is a very popular place , close to the airport and you can find great places for…

Costa Rica boasts a pleasant climate, many protected environmental reserves, and a safe and stable political and economic state. The cost of living is low and healthcare and dentistry are sometimes 50-70% lower than it is in the US and excellent in quality. Phone lines, cell phone services, Cable TV, High-Speed Internet and clean, drinkable…

by Hannah Fletcher, Broker/ Owner of REMAX Oceanside, Jaco Beach Costa Rica Costa Rica has not been affected by the global financial crisis as profound as in other countries because if it’s historically conservative lending practices. However, there are many foreigners who own property here that have found themselves in financial trouble and need to…

By Bob Johnson, Jaco Beach Costa Rica Real Estate Agent The Central Pacific has some new entertainment in town! Teatro Jaco opened their doors on December 20th with the musical adaptation of a Charles Dickens classic, A Christmas Carol.  Local actors and actors from around the world joined forces to bring a holiday classic to…

Visit Panaderia Artesanal! It is easy to start your day off right in Costa Rica—especially when enjoying a cup of Costa Rican coffee and French pastry or a ham and cheese croissant for breakfast. Where the Locals Go You’ll find a lot of regulars at the Bakery located on the north end of town, who…

Jaco Beach is located right in the middle of the central pacific and is full of great activities, including tours, must see sunset locations, surf and entertainment.  If you want help booking tours then I would be glad to help you do so. Below is a list of the ones that I recommend. · Villa…

High End – Average main dish price around $15 · Graffiti Restaurant and Wine Bar – Great wine list and entrees such as a coffee crusted filet mignon and seared tuna filet with Cajun or teriyaki spices. They also have tapas such as gourmet sliders. · Pili Pili – French chef with phenominal cuisine. Highlights…