Costa Rica

Bienvenidos a Costa Rica! Pura vida!

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Costa Rica literally translates to “rich coast” and there are many different reasons and advantages that make anyone living here feel ‘rich’.  We feel the wonderful citizens (population ~4.5 million) of this beautiful country is its greatest asset. They are some of the friendliest and helpful people in the world. Costa Ricans work very hard, for long hours, and less pay than what almost all foreigners would work for. HOWEVER, their positive outlook on life, their friendly attitude and their big, friendly hearts, makes anyone living here truly ‘rich’.Costa Rica Ox Cart

NOTE about the photo of the decorated oxcart wheel to the right – The traditional Costa Rican oxcart is registered with UNESCO as an Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity

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  • Fully titled property to foreigners (unlike Mexico).
  • Affordable healthcare – health insurance starts at about $2/day (Las Villas de San Buenas is located 5 minutes from a state-of-the-art hospital)
  • Low property taxes. Only 0.25%. We have home+lot combos starting at $100,000., which equates to only $250/year in property taxes.
  • Affordable labor is available to help you around the house/yard.

Costa Rica’s Amazing Biodiversity

Although Costa Rica only comprises 0.01 percent of the earth’s landmass (less than 20,000 square miles), it is home to five percent of the planet’s animal and plant species. This
concentration of plants and animals make Costa Rica, by density, the most biodiverse country in the world. Over 25% of the country is protected in private reserves and 26 poison dart frog costa ricaNational Parks.

Costa Rica’s Osa region, where Las Villas de San Buenas is located, is even more biologically diverse. Read this to learn more

Biodiversity is evident throughout this Central American country: 10,000 species of plants, 854 species of birds, 800 species of butterflies, 500 species of mammals, reptiles, and amphibians. You don’t have to travel far within the country to experience a different and unique ecosystem: mountains over 12,000 feet; active volcanoes; cloud and rain forests; waterfalls and tropical jungles; banana, sugar, pineapple, coffee, and papaya plantations; mangrove forest and coastal swamps; and beaches and marine environments that support a variety of water fowl, fish and crustaceans. In fact there are six species of sea turtles that next on Costa Rican beaches every year.
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Costa Rica’s Beautiful Beaches

Las Villas de San Buenas is near to five beautiful Costa Rica beaches. See and listen to them

Costa Rica’s Chips, Coffee and Pineapples

Technologically advanced with 3G networks (GSM 1900 MHz), satellite TV, cable TV, wifi, high speed internet access throughout the country. Full 3G signal is available Costa Rica Intel chipthroughout Las Villas de San Buenas, along with satellite TV, which delivers English and Spanish programming. In fact, did you know that computer chips are the country’s number one export?

Costa Rica’s 120 year democracy

With over 120 years of political stability. Due to this stability Costa Rica has not had a military in over 70 years.

Costa Ricas Eco Tourism

Costa Rica has many luxury villas for rent that bring all the comforts of home to an eco vacation in this gorgeous country. Large and small houses for rent make finding something zipline costa rica group
in any budget easy. Check out the houses for rent at Las Villas de San Buenas and let us show you a little Costa Rican hospitality.