Happiness

A note from the Publisher: The Costa Rica Blog Network has chosen to feature the following article for its insightful, philosophical, and thought-invoking approach toward happiness; specifically, admitting and relishing the fact that in Costa Rica, “happiness seems to be a part of the collective conscience of the culture”. Thanks to Jamie for submitting his personal account to us. We hope your birthday was a great one, and, if you wished for happiness as you blew out the candles on your cake, that your time in Costa Rica will lead you closer to making your wish come true. Pura vida!

The True Meaning Of Pura Vida

A note from the Publisher: The Costa Rica Blog Network has chosen to feature the following article for its exploration of the meaning of “pura vida” and the statement: “if there is one thing I absolutely hate, it is missed opportunity”. Thanks to Andrea for submitting her personal account to us. It is a treat to know that your free trip to Costa Rica awarded you with rich realization and priceless learning. Pura vida!

Set Me And My Children FREE

A note from the Publisher: The Costa Rica Blog Network has chosen to feature the following article for its compassionate take on life in Costa Rica; specifically the kind nature of Ticos and acts that result in the following statement being made: “I’m never leaving this place”. Thanks to Matt for submitting his personal account to us. Freedom exists in many forms, and we are pleased to know you have found it in paradise. Pura vida!

A week on the beach – grooving with the good life.

A note from the Publisher: The Costa Rica Blog Network has chosen to feature the following article for its light and airy approach to life in Uvita described as “Everyone finds a way to work here and get by — some more successfully than others. But everyone seems to live the same way — happily.” Thanks to Robin for submitting her personal account to us. We hope you made your “indefinitely” a reality. Pura vida!

A different kind of “plan” to live my life by

A note from the Publisher: The Costa Rica Blog Network has chosen to feature the following article for its documentation of the author’s discovery of the ‘pura vida’ way of life in Costa Rica, as evidenced by the acknowledgement that “during my recent family vacation to Costa Rica, I learned about a new kind of “plan” that really resonated with me.” Thanks to Billie-Jo for submitting her personal account to us. We hope you and your family do manage to make the big move one day and escape “the rat race” your time in Costa Rica taught you to live without. Pura vida!