I absolutely love the eggs in Costa Rica! There is something about the taste. Back in the States, they use a different process which includes washing the eggs. This process removes the natural barrier that is hatched with the egg. The barrier is what keeps the bacteria out, so without it, the washed eggs need … More Cost of Living in the Southern Zone, Costa Rica – Eggs!!
You might be surprised to know, like the egg, Costa Rica does not refrigerate their milk. It’s just a difference in processing, which to the milk connoisseur, might have an effect on the taste, but since we only use it for coffee and cooking, we don’t notice a difference. Plus, the bonus is that we … More Cost of Living in the Southern Zone, Costa Rica – Milk, o en espaniol, Leche!
When you come to Costa Rica, you enter on a 90 day tourist visa. So, if you choose to stay here longer, then you will need to do a border run every 90 days. Many people do this, but it is frowned upon if you live here permanently. If you are going to live here … More Panama Border Run #1 ✅
Headed north, just a little over an hour on the beautiful coastal highway, you will find a very busy town called Quepos. Here, they have a lot more services and shopping than we do in our little town of Ojochal, or the neighboring town of Uvita. Quepos is also the town you go through to … More Shopping in Quepos & Lunching at the Marina!