Why do expats leave Costa Rica? Things to know before you make the move!

The majority of all expats living in Costa Rica will eventually move out of Costa Rica. Yes the majority! Why? What is it about Costa Rica that makes it not a good fit?

In this video we explore the reasons why expats leave Costa Rica, all reasons you should consider before making Costa Rica home:

1:40 Seasons of life and having the right expectations
3:45 Budget
4:40 Cost of living
6:30 Buying property
8:25 Culture shock
11:50 Infrastructure
13:09 Weather
14:30 Healthcare
16:10 Pace of life and Tico time
17:30 Lack of consumerism
18:50 Friends and family
20:30 But there’s hope!