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Where To Live In Ojochal? A Small Introduction To The Different Neighborhoods

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Real estate in Costa Rica is an interesting pursuit to navigate for foreigners. Most people searching for Costa Rica real estate have toured the country, but even still, they’ve likely only seen a small part. So when it comes to actually searching for a good region to invest in and possibly move to, things get…

The Profound Significance of the Térraba-Sierpe Wetlands

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We have a great diversity of ecosystems that benefit our Costa Ballena region, one of which is the Terraba-Sierpe Wetlands. Our world’s wetlands are the most threatened ecosystems worldwide, even in environmentally-concerned Costa Rica. Excessive use of agrochemicals, the expansion of pineapple, rice and banana crops, forest fires, hotel construction, and climate change are this…

A Short History of Ojochal: An Integrated Community Built for Pleasure

To help you get to know our South Pacific Costa Rica real estate market a little better, here is a short history of Ojochal real estate development. Only forty years ago, Ojochal and the surrounding Costa Ballena area were predominantly pasture lands inhabited by not much more than a handful of families. In fact, what…

Tourism in Costa Rica Continues to Grow for a Number of Reasons

Tourism in Costa Rica continued to be a big growth industry in 2019. International air travel increased by 4.5% in the first six months of this year. More than 1.3 million people flew into Costa Rica, equating to almost 60,000 additional arrivals. “The figures reflect stable, strong growth,” said Maria Amalia Revelo, the Minister of…