Lands in love

Crime – Safety

How is the Crime in Costa Rica? Is Costa Rica safe?

Costa Rica does not have anywhere near the crime in the United States and the crime that is here tends to be less violent.  As a visitor, you will always present as a target. Why? Because you are rich! Now you are going to say, “I am not rich!”, but[…]

The Costa Rica Identity

Costa Ricans’ unique traits derive from a profoundly conscious self-image, which orients much of their behavior as both individuals and as nation. The Costa Ricans feel distinct from their neighbors by their “whiteness” and relative lack of indigenous culture. Ticos identify themselves first and foremost as Costa Ricans and only[…]