Tico Time and Other Expectations of Living in Costa Rica. Can you adapt to these ways?

Let’s talk about some uniquely Costa Rican customs, things that Ticos do and things they don’t. We’ll discuss some customs and expectations we’ve noticed living in Costa Rica. How can we better adapt our ways to fit in with locals. And we talk about Tico Time — a somewhat affectionate reference to the Costa Rican habit of arriving late for appointments, dates and dinners, and even business meetings.