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Guanacaste, Costa Rica by Joseph Emanuelli

Real information and stories from Guanacaste , Costa Rica. Presneted by a long time expat living and working in Costa Rica

December 2012 - Posts

Playa Hermosa Guanacaste, Looking for a Property Christmas / New Year’s Week
Happy Holidays again from Playa Hermosa, Guanacaste! Yesterday I had some prospective clients in the car that called from the Hilton Hotel in Playa Panama that wanted to see some properties; the hotel is just 5 minutes from Hermosa. It was there third Read More...
What to expect in Costa Rica if your car breaks down in the Middle of Nowhere!!
Happy Holidays from Playa Hermosa, Guanacaste! This past week and start to the high season has been a bit crazy as I had written in my last post. Here in Costa Rica, some things are really expensive, almost stupidly so, it all has to do with the import Read More...
Market Update Dec.’12. It has been Busy!! Playa Hermosa seeing an upswing in buyers!
Hello from Playa Hermosa, Guanacaste. As usual for this time of the year, the weather has been absolutely perfect, high temperatures in the mid- 80’ sunny and a lite breeze, the nights have been crystal clear with stars shining like a Christmas Read More...
Playa Hermosa, Guanacaste, Costa Rica. What is the crime like in Playa Hermosa?
Hello from Playa Hermosa! I am back to my beloved beach town. The weather is just perfect and I am so glad to be home with my lovely wife and the four Fur Children. Every prospect that I get in my car always asks “so tell me what the crime is like Read More...
Playa Hermosa, Guanacaste, Costa Rica. Deadline to pay Costa Rica income tax is next Monday.
Hello from “chilly” Peoria, AZ. Yes I am still in the states and for me 50 0 F is cold. I can’t wait to get back to that warm 88 O F that I am used to. Anyway in Costa Rica it is time to file your personal income tax if you worked here Read More...
Playa Hermosa, Guanacaste, Costa Rica. Getting a Costa Rica bank account.
Hello from Peoria AZ. Yes I wrote that right, I am in the US for a couple of days visiting my parents. It is great to spend time with them but I already miss the tropics and the slower life style and less hectic pace. I was checking emails and I received Read More...
Playa Hermosa, Guanacaste, Costa Rica. Costa Rica is getting TECHIE
It is another great day in Playa Hermosa, Guanacaste Costa Rica!! Even though I am in the US for a few short days I was scouring the local paper and came across this article below about the New IPhone 5. I just recently came to the 21 st centuey myself Read More...
Playa Hermosa, Guanacaste, Costa Rica. Weekly Weather for Playa Hermosa Monday Dec. 3-9, 2012
Good Day from Playa Hermosa Guanacaste, Last week I wrote how Mother Nature a monkey out of me as she tends to do to most people that want to report about weather. So since I started this I have to continue, just hope it does not turn into a barrel of Read More...
Playa Hermosa, Guanacaste, Costa Rica. Information you can use! December 1, 2012
Hello from sunny Playa Hermosa, Guanacaste Costa Rica, Every month, I scour the English and Spanish local newspapers for information that I feel is important for potential prospects, retirees and vacationers to know about. I write about the good and the Read More...