Every small town needs at least one person keeping its citizens’ heads looking their best. When stylish, professional haircuts are available, civic pride swells, the dating scene picks up, and the town just seems more like a place where smart people would want to live, doggone it. When Kelly Brower left California to set up Read more...: Taking Advantage of Fresh Opportunity in Dominical, Costa Rica
The next best thing to living in a wildlife park is living next to one, right? Manuel Antonio is one of the most famous tourist attractions in Costa Rica, with capuchin, howler and the adorable titi monkeys roaming the trees, and raccoons and their cousins, the long-nosed coatimundis, scurrying about.
One question on the mind of any potential expat thinking about moving to Costa Rica is which part to choose as your new home. My wife, Christine, and I did quasi-extensive research before we made the leap, and came to a few conclusions.
Nothing beats the diagnosis of an incurable disease for putting the spurs to a plan. When my wife Christine and I left the neurologist’s office in Charleston after being told she had Parkinson’s disease, our trip home to Hilton Head Island, South Carolina began in tears and anger, but then turned to some serious strategic planning…