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American expatriates in Costa Rica

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skstorey
skstorey
Planning to live in Costa Rica, comes from USA
English, "foreign" (I have studied spanish, German, Italian and Thai, but my mind jumbled them all into one).
rendrag
rendrag
Living in Golfito, comes from USA
spanglish
Timothy Phanthanh
Timothy Phanthanh
Planning to live in Costa Rica, comes from USA
Born in Vietnam, went to french high school, studied Aerospace in Germany, Born in Vietnam, went to french high school, studied Aerospace in Germany, worked as engineer in Germany till 1990, migrated to USA California ... Read more on profile Born in Vietnam, went to french high school, studied Aerospace in Germany, worked as engineer in Germany till 1990, migrated to USA California and worked as aerospace engineer for...
Retired
Married
Vietnamese, French, German, Engllish, Spanish
ExpatsTVshow
ExpatsTVshow
Planning to live in Costa Rica, comes from USA
Hi, my name is John. My family and I are relocating to Costa Rica soon, where Hi, my name is John. My family and I are relocating to Costa Rica soon, where we plan to film a new reality TV show that will be marketed to ... Read more on profile Hi, my name is John. My family and I are relocating to Costa Rica soon, where we plan to film a new reality TV show that will be marketed to outlets such as The Travel Channel,...
English, and some Spanish
ExpatDave
ExpatDave
Living in San Ramon, Alajuela, comes from USA
English & Spanish
adlin20
adlin20
Planning to live in Costa Rica, comes from USA
Spanish, English
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.
CasaAzul
CasaAzul
Planning to live in Costa Rica, comes from USA
happyincostarica
happyincostarica
Living in Turrialba, comes from USA
I am originally from the suburbs of DC. I have been a pediatric and psychiatric I am originally from the suburbs of DC. I have been a pediatric and psychiatric RN the past 19 years. I ran a mental hospital for kids the last ... Read more on profile I am originally from the suburbs of DC. I have been a pediatric and psychiatric RN the past 19 years. I ran a mental hospital for kids the last 7 years with a few other nurses...
susb
susb
Living in Escazú, San José, comes from USA
German, Swiss German, Spanish, some French
North5mile
North5mile
Planning to live in Costa Rica, comes from USA
English, very bad Spanish
hknbass
hknbass
Comes from USA
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
Redokieus
Redokieus
Planning to live in Costa Rica, comes from USA
Cyclegal1950
Cyclegal1950
Planning to live in Costa Rica, comes from USA
I am from New York, have lived in Atlanta for the last 40+ years...trying to I am from New York, have lived in Atlanta for the last 40+ years...trying to make a civilized exit from the rat race. I am from New York, have lived in Atlanta for the last 40+ years...trying to make a civilized exit from the rat race.
Self-employed
In a relationship
English A bit of Spanish
swtjdblis
swtjdblis
Living in San Ramón, Alajuela, comes from USA
cindykrem33
cindykrem33
Planning to live in Costa Rica, comes from USA
I have lived in Michigan all of my life, am a single parent although my sons I have lived in Michigan all of my life, am a single parent although my sons are older now, (they are moving with me to Costa Rica. I am a ... Read more on profile I have lived in Michigan all of my life, am a single parent although my sons are older now, (they are moving with me to Costa Rica. I am a retired registered nurse. We are hoping...
English
Casapanoramacr
Casapanoramacr
Living in Manuel Antonio, Puntarenas, comes from USA
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
Ingrala
Ingrala
Planning to live in Costa Rica, comes from USA
Public School Music teacher w/1 more year 'til retirement, and looking into Public School Music teacher w/1 more year 'til retirement, and looking into possibilities! Public School Music teacher w/1 more year 'til retirement, and looking into possibilities!
a little Spanish
anotherchance
anotherchance
Planning to live in Costa Rica, comes from USA
My name is Yolanda and Im currently an educator who is looking to broaden my My name is Yolanda and Im currently an educator who is looking to broaden my horizons and live my life to the fullest.I was born in Chicago, ... Read more on profile My name is Yolanda and Im currently an educator who is looking to broaden my horizons and live my life to the fullest.I was born in Chicago, Illinois but was raised in Louisville,...
Job seeker
Single
english
Elciddad
Elciddad
Living in Barva, comes from USA
I am from all over the USA. I'm a retired person teaching at a missionary I am from all over the USA. I'm a retired person teaching at a missionary school near Barva. I am from all over the USA. I'm a retired person teaching at a missionary school near Barva.
English Spanish beginner
milram1
milram1
Planning to live in Costa Rica, comes from USA
Retired Registered Nurse. Wife is a dual Swedish and Iraq citizen. Retired Registered Nurse. Wife is a dual Swedish and Iraq citizen. Retired Registered Nurse. Wife is a dual Swedish and Iraq citizen.
English
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
Whigwam
Whigwam
Planning to live in Costa Rica, comes from USA
Originally from India. Live in DC. Former Marine (for life). Originally from India. Live in DC. Former Marine (for life). Originally from India. Live in DC. Former Marine (for life).
English, Tamil, Hindi, Malayalam, Telugu, French, Murrican
jayhb62
jayhb62
Living in Coco, Sardinal, Guanacaste, comes from USA
samramon
samramon
Living in Cantón de San Ramón,, comes from USA
I am selling some big 1½ - 2 acre lots outside of San Ramon that are owned I am selling some big 1½ - 2 acre lots outside of San Ramon that are owned by family members (ranchosilencio.com). I have 4 big lots for ... Read more on profile I am selling some big 1½ - 2 acre lots outside of San Ramon that are owned by family members (ranchosilencio.com). I have 4 big lots for sale and one has a 1br house for...
Spanish and English and Pig Latin
KRMendez
KRMendez
Planning to live in Costa Rica, comes from USA
tdecanio
tdecanio
Planning to live in Costa Rica, comes from USA
Employed
Married
ggarland
ggarland
Planning to live in Costa Rica, comes from USA
I am married with four children ages 34,30,9,9. Yup, 25 years apart. I am an I am married with four children ages 34,30,9,9. Yup, 25 years apart. I am an accountant. Though it will be 10 years before I retire it is ... Read more on profile I am married with four children ages 34,30,9,9. Yup, 25 years apart. I am an accountant. Though it will be 10 years before I retire it is never too soon for an accountant to...
English

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