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Why We Chose Costa Rica, Part 2: Finances, Infrastructure, and Quality of Life

In the previous post, I mentioned that the top criteria I was looking for in our new country were a stable government, safety, Spanish-speaking locals, and the availability of a good school for our children.  These are the other features … Continue reading

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Why We Chose Costa Rica, Part 1: Safety, Spanish, and Schools

The whole wide world lay before us….. Once our decision to move abroad was firmly established, we needed to pick a country.  When we initially looked at different countries that could potentially be our home, we considered Costa Rica, Ecuador, … Continue reading

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