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American expatriates in Costa Rica

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Surffeaver
Surffeaver
Planning to live in Costa Rica, comes from USA
I am from USA my wife is from costa rica my two kids were born in costa rica.we I am from USA my wife is from costa rica my two kids were born in costa rica.we are currently living in bend oregon,but after my health issues ... Read more on profile I am from USA my wife is from costa rica my two kids were born in costa rica.we are currently living in bend oregon,but after my health issues were solved recently,we are planning...
English spanish
CasaAzul
CasaAzul
Planning to live in Costa Rica, comes from USA
edkimble
edkimble
Planning to live in Costa Rica, comes from USA
rendrag
rendrag
Living in Golfito, comes from USA
spanglish
ParkwayPro
ParkwayPro
Living in Jardines de Tibas, comes from USA
42 year old male experiencing severe culture shock. I have been here almost a 42 year old male experiencing severe culture shock. I have been here almost a year and it hasn't improved. I am a very shy and am an ... Read more on profile 42 year old male experiencing severe culture shock. I have been here almost a year and it hasn't improved. I am a very shy and am an introverted person (in the beginning)...
English and some Spanish. I have a hard time interpreting Spanish because of the velocity at which the natives speak. I find that I tend to freeze up and have a hard time getting the words out around natives I don' t know personally.
lafdbuf
lafdbuf
Planning to live in Costa Rica, comes from USA
Own a home Esterillos Oeste Own a home Esterillos Oeste Own a home Esterillos Oeste
overbergerc
overbergerc
Planning to live in Costa Rica, comes from USA
61 YO adventure oriented adults, healthy, no children, people. We want to 61 YO adventure oriented adults, healthy, no children, people. We want to retire somewhere other than the USA. We (either me or both of us) have ... Read more on profile 61 YO adventure oriented adults, healthy, no children, people. We want to retire somewhere other than the USA. We (either me or both of us) have been to Mexico (long term),...
Some Spanish, English
gsantowski
gsantowski
Living in Atenas, comes from USA
meliiv
meliiv
Planning to live in Costa Rica, comes from USA
I am from Maryland, USA and will be retiring with State retirement benefits as I am from Maryland, USA and will be retiring with State retirement benefits as well as Social Security. I have traveled extensively and am ... Read more on profile I am from Maryland, USA and will be retiring with State retirement benefits as well as Social Security. I have traveled extensively and am looking for a place to retire where I...
English, Estonian, basic Spanish
ExpatDave
ExpatDave
Living in San Ramon, Alajuela, comes from USA
English & Spanish
bamboodog
bamboodog
Planning to live in Costa Rica, comes from USA
redbeard
redbeard
Living in Tamarindo, Guanacaste, comes from USA
My wife and I have been living in Tamarindo, Guanacaste since May 2013. My wife and I have been living in Tamarindo, Guanacaste since May 2013. My wife and I have been living in Tamarindo, Guanacaste since May 2013.
Drweirather
Drweirather
Living in Atenas, comes from USA
Moved to Atenas, Costa Rica, in July, 2012, with my wife and two dogs. Retired Moved to Atenas, Costa Rica, in July, 2012, with my wife and two dogs. Retired psychiatrist and college professor from Stanford University. From ... Read more on profile Moved to Atenas, Costa Rica, in July, 2012, with my wife and two dogs. Retired psychiatrist and college professor from Stanford University. From Albuquerque, NM and...
English, German, some Spanish
Durphym
Durphym
Living in Montezuma, Puntarenas, comes from USA
I am originally from the State of Maine in the USA. My wife and I sold almost I am originally from the State of Maine in the USA. My wife and I sold almost everything we owned and moved to Costa Rica with four suitcases ... Read more on profile I am originally from the State of Maine in the USA. My wife and I sold almost everything we owned and moved to Costa Rica with four suitcases and our chihuahua in 2014. We are...
A little Spanish. Fluent in English.
CRBlue
CRBlue
Comes from USA
English
Kahuna John
Kahuna John
Planning to live in Costa Rica, comes from USA
We are a family, living in the Pacific Northwest United States, currently We are a family, living in the Pacific Northwest United States, currently planning a move to Costa Rica. We are a family, living in the Pacific Northwest United States, currently planning a move to Costa Rica.
Job seeker
Married with children
English, some spanish
mburk
mburk
Planning to live in Costa Rica, comes from USA
I am Marcia Burklew and I live in Kingwood Tx. I own a condo in Jaco Beach I am Marcia Burklew and I live in Kingwood Tx. I own a condo in Jaco Beach Costa, Rica. I am Marcia Burklew and I live in Kingwood Tx. I own a condo in Jaco Beach Costa, Rica.
Retired
English
lachos66
lachos66
Planning to live in Costa Rica, comes from USA
tmfdan
tmfdan
Planning to live in Costa Rica, comes from USA
I grew up in Tenneessee near Knocville I graduate from the University of I grew up in Tenneessee near Knocville I graduate from the University of Tennessee with a degree in Wildlife Biology. I worked as a biologist ... Read more on profile I grew up in Tenneessee near Knocville I graduate from the University of Tennessee with a degree in Wildlife Biology. I worked as a biologist untill 2013 when I retited and...
Spanish
burnebob
burnebob
Planning to live in Costa Rica, comes from USA
I am British but now live in the USA I am British but now live in the USA I am British but now live in the USA
English
angelhair
angelhair
Living in Atenas, Alajuela, comes from USA
English
glenpeace999
glenpeace999
Planning to live in Costa Rica, comes from USA
I have lived in Eastern Europe in the past, traveled Costa Rica extensively, I have lived in Eastern Europe in the past, traveled Costa Rica extensively, been to Peru, Chile. I was born and raised in Montana currently ... Read more on profile I have lived in Eastern Europe in the past, traveled Costa Rica extensively, been to Peru, Chile. I was born and raised in Montana currently living in both Missoula and Helena,...
English, Romanian
Rahstingo
Rahstingo
Comes from USA
Nic53
Nic53
Comes from USA
Been married don't want that again though it would be a blessing to find a Been married don't want that again though it would be a blessing to find a like minded friend open a health clinic with a fellow doc nurse ... Been married don't want that again though it would be a blessing to find a like minded friend open a health clinic with a fellow doc nurse or therapist.
English / Spanish
GCBR
GCBR
Living in San José, San José, comes from USA
kepakids4
kepakids4
Planning to live in Costa Rica, comes from USA
`terryromp
`terryromp
Planning to live in Costa Rica, comes from USA
english
norah Lee
norah Lee
Comes from USA
I am a Canadian/American. I came to Costa Rica In June 2017. I am a Canadian/American. I came to Costa Rica In June 2017. I am a Canadian/American. I came to Costa Rica In June 2017.
English
Minnie50
Minnie50
Planning to live in Costa Rica, comes from USA
My husband & I are conisdering a move to Central or South America in the next My husband & I are conisdering a move to Central or South America in the next couple of years. A lot of research and prayer are happening right ... Read more on profile My husband & I are conisdering a move to Central or South America in the next couple of years. A lot of research and prayer are happening right now to help us know where to go....
GeSchmidtt
GeSchmidtt
Living in Cantón de Pérez Zele, comes from USA

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