All residency applications are governed by the Costa Rican Department of Immigration (Direccion General de Migracion y Extranjeria) which in turn is overseen by the Ministry of Public Security and Police (Ministerio de Gobernacion, Policia y Seguridad Publica). Generally all applications for residency must be filed in your country of […]

How to Apply for Costa Rica Residency


BY ANDY WRIGHT The gold miner was attired for heat and mud in high rubber boots, belted black shorts, a brimmed hat and nothing else. We had been hiking through the humid Osa Peninsula jungle for a couple of hours when we ran into him. A chance encounter with five sweaty hikers and their guide [&hellip

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BY THOMAS ENDERLI Summiting Cerro Chirripó – Costa Rica’s tallest peak – is a national rite of passage. The mountain beckons serious adventurers and rambling newbies alike, rewarding all with majestic vistas of verdant, foggy valleys and distant peaks illuminated by the sun’s slanting rays. This may be the tropics, but the crisp mountain air [&hellip

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“Corn Islands” o las Islas del Maíz, parte del territorio Nicaragüense, se encuentran a 70 kilómetros de Bluefields ubicado en la costa caribeña de Nicaragua, con una población de alrededor de 7 000 personas. Están compuestas por dos islas “Great Corn Island” y “Little Corn Island”. La isla más grande tiene un territorio de 10 [&hellip

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