When you retire in Costa Rica it is quite likely that you will spend a lot of your time exploring the country’s culture and landscape. You should expect to be intrigued by the customs and the culture of native Costa Ricans that live here. You likely will find yourself with plenty of time to doÃ¢â‚¬Â¦something. The question is, when you retire here, what do you want to do?
Outdoor life in Costa Rica is perhaps the largest draw for retirees. Spending your mornings sipping coffee on the patio is just the start of a fulfilling day. You can go for a stroll along any of the beaches, or into the forested areas. You can then spend your afternoon scuba diving, enjoying a swim, going for a bike ride on any of the convenient trails and even spend some time surfing, if you like.
Other outdoor activities for you to enjoy may include camping, walking tours, river rafting, horseback riding, and sailing. Fishing is another option for those that want to be out on the water here. Take in a game of golf in the late afternoon. You can enjoy your evening meal on an outdoor terrace and then go for a stroll under the moonlit sky just before you turn in for the evening.
One of the sure things here is that when you retire in Costa Rica you are going to make many friends, both locals and other retirees.
This is great because you’ll always have someone to begin exploring the country with. Stop for a game of bridge, or you may want to join a community group such as the Women’s Club or the Tai Chi Club. Other activities that might be interesting include dancing and classes such a pottery or ceramics all based in traditional Costa Rican culture. You can paint, yoga, and experiment with holistic medicine – the options are endless.
Sports are alive and well here and when you retire in Costa Rica, chances are good that you will partake in them at one point or another even if you don’t yet consider yourself interested in sport. Soccer, tennis and racquetball are popular, but you will find just about any of the options you want available. Also, plan on spending some time exploring the art galleries found here as well as taking tourist excursions.
As you can see, when you retire in Costa Rica, you are sure to enjoy a range of activities to enjoy. Stop and smell the flowers, get to know your neighbors and enjoy your days under the beautiful Caribbean sun. That’s what life will be like when you come here.