Imagine Yourself in Paradise!
Welcome to our 3rd Edition of Costa Ballena Living
In this edition we present dreams come true! And true to form, in our current edition we present members of the community and their pieces of advice. We start with one family’s adventure, followed by the tale of two ‘snowbirds’ who head south by winter’s first frost, and we wrap up with the story of two entrepreneurs who could not wait for retirement to follow their dreams and move to Costa Rica – inspirational!
Our central theme of this edition deals with what everyone wants to know, what is the Cost of Living the dream!? As presented by our contributing writers and reflected articles we hope the magazine answers some of your most pressing questions and shines light on who you can turn to for expert and reliable advice in the area. We have many professionals who can help make a smooth transition, after all, many of them have made the transition themselves and understand the intricacies of such a move.
But first, we invite you to tantalize your eyes with our cover story and be whisked away to a place of luxury and breathtaking ocean views. So go ahead get ready to dig in for a good read and see some beautiful photography of our area that will simply take you to a place where you only thought existed in your dreams. Let the daydreaming begin – ‘dulce sueños’!
“So keep your head high, keep your chin up, and most importantly, keep smiling, because life’s a beautiful thing and there’s so much to smile about.”
– Marilyn Monroe
Below are the articles that appeared in edition #3 – enjoy!
- Costa Rica’s Winning Attitude
- Costa Ballena is a Wonderful Community
- Imagine Yourself at Punta Gabriela in Costa Rica
- Food For Thought
- Adventure in “Our” Backyard
- Time in Nature
- Meet Chuck & Mercedes
- Education & Healthcare
- Meet Robin & Helen
- Reasons why Costa Rica may be your pie in the sky
- What’s a Dollar Worth to You?
- Cost of Living
- Meet Ben & Nate
- Creating New Energy Through Color & Community
- Building in the Tropics
- Home Maintenance
- 33 Edibles You Can Grow in Costa Rica
- Smart Planting