Playa Hermosa Real Estate Blog


  • Presidential Election Results

    “The devil you know” vs. “the devil you don’t” On April 2, 2018, the Costa Rica presidential results were tallied and Carlos Alvarado won the presidency of Costa Rica with 60 percent of the vote over Fabricio Alvarado, who garnered 39 percent. It was a nail-biter, with the results unclear and unpredicted right up to …

  • HEALTHCARE IN COSTA RICA VERSUS U.S.?

    This article was taken in part from Internationaliving.com. Many people have heard about the great healthcare that Costa Rica offers to its citizens and residents. Medical tourism has been on the rise over the last few years because of the great medical and dental options here. Having firsthand experience in both. But don’t take my …

  • PRIVATE INSURANCE IN COSTA RICA

    OK, you decided to make the move to Costa Rica and started the process, packed everything up, called the shipper and you are excited about your new adventure. But what about personal, private health insurance? Have you thought about that? If you happen to have insurance form home there is a good chance they will …

  • FISHING FROM PLAYA HERMOSA

    Costa Rica is considered a world class sport fishing destination. With 95 world records from Costa Rica’s inland and coastal waters, Costa Rica is an angler’s dream. The north Pacific coast is a huge repository of billfish, a term that refers to a group of fish characterized by prominent bills or swords—like Marlins and Sailfish. …

  • History of Playas del Coco

    You know that feeling of discovery you have when you visit a place for the first time? Every turn of the road is a revelation, each day the light and sounds are new to your eyes and ears. It’s easy to feel the thrill of discovery as you crest the headland and head down the …