The Third Wave: Coffee & Passion

Living and working in San Jose, establishing a lifestyle and adjusting to the fast paced environment has been a challenge at times. I'd heard a lot of things about the capital before moving here from the Pacific coast. For example the dangers, the traffic and the industrial feel of the place. In many ways it [...]

La Belleza de Santa Teresa

After a couple of weeks of uncertainty, making the decision to return to Costa Rica has proved the right choice. As mentioned in my previous posts, it wasn't the lack of options which obstructed me. I simply could not decide what my best option was. Rest assured, I am delighted now to be back in a [...]

Costa Rica and Beyond

My time in Costa Rica was very different to what I had expected. The people, the food and the culture all helped create an incredible experience which will live with me for the rest of my life. I have the next week to decide where my next move will take me, and the thought of [...]

The Tacoless Taco Man

Food is deeply embedded in the Costa Rican culture. Traditionally it’s a way of life. A source of income from which fisherman, market venders and those running the local sodas depend upon. Simple, and often made from the most basic of ingredients, Costa Rican food epitomises everything the country holds sincere. An appreciation for what [...]