The Big Lie-
Articles online claim you can retire in Costa Rica on $1,300-$1,600 a month.
It’s not true, unless you want to live as a dumpster diving hermit.
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with one promise — NO hype. NO sugar-coating
Is Costa Rica right for you?
Would you like to know more about Costa Rica, but aren’t sure where to turn for reliable information – the many great reasons to live here and the not-so-great things to watch out for?
Would you like to know how much money you will really need to retire comfortably in Costa Rica? What’s the quality of life really like? And where might be the ideal spots for you?
We cover it all, with only one standard – THE TRUTH.
You need so much information, you have so many questions – but you’re not sure who to ask.
There’s lots of information online, most of it confusing and contradicting, and sometimes outright deceiving, mainly because it’s biased, designed to steer you towards spots and destinations where the promoters may have monetary gains and one-sided motives.
So how do you choose? Who can you trust?
What can you really do, and where should you go, to truly live an ultra comfortable life that is more affordable than your current lifestyle in the U.S?
Follow the experts right here at Costa Rica Insiders.
You get accurate, verifiable facts.
If a location, town or a community is great, we tell you what’s great about it, including anything that we think is a shortcoming. If the location, town or community leaves something to be desired, we’ll explain what that is.
So when you decide to relocate to Costa Rica, to rent, or perhaps even buy a home, either as a vacation home, retirement home, second home, or real estate investment, you’ll be able to make an informed decision – and enjoy the wonderful, healthy lifestyle Costa Rica has to offer.
As the country becomes more and more popular with Americans, Canadians, and Europeans, the need for accurate information has never been greater.
Our job is to make sure you have it.
Find the ideal spot. For you.
Every week we ask several dozen expats in every one of the most popular, and sometimes not so popular spots, about their life in Costa Rica.
We find out…
Where they are happiest in their relationships.
- What are the best destinations for kids in Costa Rica.
- What expats think about their towns.
- The good. The great. And sometimes the ugly.
All these factors, and many more, helps us find the ideal spots for you.
With overall ranking based on…
- Quality of Life
- Ease of Settling In
- Factual Cost of Living
- Family Life
Want to find out which were ranked as the top 2 across all categories?
How about the top 5?
We uncover unbiased results, based on unbiased expat real-world experience.
Find out where your desired spot ranks.