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Featured Articles on Living, Working, Studying, Traveling, and Volunteering in Costa Rica
Teaching a child in Costa Rica Teaching English and Living in Costa Rica
by Constance W Foss
Costa Rica waterfall Living in Costa Rica: Current Opportunities and Risks
by Leah Dobkin
Costa Rica is lush Teaching English in Costa Rica: When, Where, and How to Land a Job
by Laura Dulin
Costa Rica rainforest Do It Yourself Travel in Costa Rica
by Ted Campbell
Costa Rica rainforest Finding Jobs Overseas on the Spot: Working in an Eco-Lodge and Guiding Tours in Costa Rica
by Caroline Nye
Costa Rican Adventures Adventures to Remember in Costa Rica
by Senior Contributing Editor Lies Ouwerkerk
Macaws in Costa Rica Ecotourism and Volunteer Conservation Work in Costa Rica Monitoring Wild-Release Macaws
by Theodore G. Manno
Slow Travel Costa Rica A Guide to Slow Travel in Playa Samara, Costa Rica
by Paul France
Slow Travel Costa Rica Pura Vida Magic
by Ellen Girardeau Kempler
Combine Travel, Language Learning, and Volunteering in Costa Rica by Julie Germano
Study Spanish in Costa Rica at Three Different Campuses with Centro Panamericano de Idiomas by Spencer Klein.
Learning Medical Spanish in Costa Rica by Regina Toto
Spanish Language Learning in Laid-Back Costa Rica by Kelly Matlock
How to Experience Traditional Costa Rican Cuisine at the Soda by Kailash Maharaj and Shivana Maharaj  
Rafting to a Jungle Lodge in Costa Rica: Indulge in a Sustainable Adventure by Katherine McIntyre
Student Life at La Selva Biological Station, Costa Rica: Graduate and Undergraduate Studies in the Middle of a Rainforest by Marta Magellan
Study Abroad in Costa Rica: A Student Participant Report by Chanomi Maxwell-Parish

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 Expatriate Websites and Resources in Costa Rica

Expat Focus: Move to Costa Rica Easily provides information and resources for a large number of countries, including Costa Rica, with articles on a variety of subjects to inform you about what is involved in moving to country and trying to make it easier — not an easy task.

InterNations – Your Expat Community in Costa Rica is a free membership-only site exploring expatriate life in Costa Rica, and includes forums, guide, and many groups.

Justlanded: Costa Rica provides forums, guides, job postings, housing, and classifieds for expatriates.

Numbeo: Cost of Living in Costa Rica. A fine crowdsourced site that provides information about the cost of living in the Costa Rica that should help prepare you for the transition.

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 Recommended Reading on Costa Rica

The New Golden Door to Retirement and Living in Costa Rica by Christopher Howard

Living Abroad in Costa Rica by Erin Van Rheenen

Moon Costa Rica (Moon Handbooks) by Nikki Solano

Lonely Planet Costa Rica 15 (Travel Guide) by Ashley Harrell, Jade Bremmer, Brian Kluepfel

The Rough Guide to Costa Rica by Jean McNeil

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 Travel Information on Costa Rica is Costa Rica's official tourism website.

Lonely Planet Travel Guide provides useful travel destination information on Costa Rica

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