Top 10 Reasons I Love Living in Atenas, Costa Rica....
Amazing Climate- When we made our first visit to Costa Rica our idea was to explore the country and purchase a beach property. We had the good fortune of staying in the Atenas area for a few days before making our way to the beach. The spring like climate of Atenas and the Central Valley with day time temperatures in the low to mid 80’s and night time low’s in the mid 60’s changed all that and we were sold on Atenas. I must admit, I love my long, lazy beach weekends.
Top Ten Reasons Why You Should Consider Retirement In Atenas, Costa Rica
- CLIMATE- More times than not, people choose Costa Rica, especially the Central Valley for it’s near perfect climate. Daytime temperatures reach the mid 80’s with cool mountain breezes and night time low’s in the mid 60’s. For those retirees coming from harsh winter climates in the Northeastern United States or Canada, Atenas offers a near perfect climate. Most importantly there is no snow to shovel.
Grecia is CRAP (Costa Rica’s Affordable Paradise)
Conveniently located just a few miles off the Pan American Highway, less than an hour from San Jose and only 30 minutes from the Juan Santamaria International Airport, you will find the beautiful mountain paradise of Grecia, Costa Rica. Grecia, like most other “pueblos” in the Central Valley of Costa Rica, boasts a near perfect climate with temperatures in the mid 80‘s durning the day and the low 60‘s at night.
What Living in Atenas, Costa Rica Means to Me
If you were to ask 10 expats from around the world what are the reason(s) that they have chosen to live in Costa Rica, you are very likely to get 10 different answers. However, I can almost guarantee that many of the responses will be similar and overlapping. In the title of this article, “What Living in Costa Rica Means to Me” I am asking for something deeper than “reasons”. I am asking for feelings, emotions and spirit.
Small town Eats: A culinary guide to Atenas.....
Growing up in a large southern family, food has always been the center of all our family gatherings. All you need to do is take one look at me and you realize I am a “healthy and growing boy” with a strong appetite. It never fails that when we are out with our clients, one of the first topics that come up is where is the best place to get a good meal in Atenas?
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Tours in Costa Rica
Pure Life Development of Atenas is a full service tour company. We feature full vacation packages and day trips for the family. Our tour director Nelson Conejo is very experienced and provides a personal service and attention to detail second to none in Costa Rica. Please write Nelson or give him a call to arrange your next Costa Rican vacation at (506)2446-0447 or
Retirement Living in Atenas
Interview with Pure Life Development co-founder and certified realtor Dennis Easters, about Costa Rica ranked by AARP as "one of the best places to retire abroad".