Expat Guide to Living in Tamarindo
Whether you're already living in Tamarindo or preparing to move to Tamarindo, our Expat Guide to Living in Costa Rica offers articles and reports submitted by expats about expat life in Tamarindo. For answers to specific questions, visit our Costa Rica Forum to talk with expats in Tamarindo.
Culture Shock Report
Culture shock is part of the settling in process. Knowing the different phases of culture shock and how other expats in Tamarindo handle it can be very comforting. Help others preparing to move to Tamarindo by filling out our Culture Shock Report.
Submit a Culture Shock Report
Living Overseas Report
What are people's priorities in Tamarindo - work? family? socializing? What are the best ways to meet other expats? Are people accepting of racial, cultural and religious differences? Help other expats and people moving to Tamarindo by filling out our Living Overseas Report.
Submit a Living Overseas Report
Moving Overseas Report
What should you take with you when you move to Tamarindo? What should you leave behind? What type of housing and neighborhoods are typical for expats in Tamarindo? Help others moving to Tamarindo by filling out our Moving Overseas Report.
Submit a Moving Overseas Report
International School Report
Parents are invited to answer questions about the schools that their kids attend (Pre-K through High School) in hopes of helping others moving to Tamarindo with the school selection process. If you have expat children who attend school in Tamarindo, take a few minutes to submit a School Review.
Submit an International School Review
Submit a Dream vs. Reality Report
Dream vs. Reality of Living in Tamarindo Reports
Most expats have have "dreams" (and fears) about the expatriate experience before they moved to Tamarindo. If you are already living in Tamarindo, share how those "dreams" have been fulfilled, and how they have not. Below are some of the reports from expats in Tamarindo:
Overseas Retirement Report
Retiring abroad can be a great option for retirees seeking their dream lifestyle at an affordable price. Help other retirees, who are thinking about retiring in Tamarindo by filling out our Overseas Retirement report.
Submit a Retire Abroad Report
Working Abroad Report
What's it like to find a job in Tamarindo? How difficult was it to obtain a work permit? What types are jobs are typical for expats in Tamarindo? Help others following in your footsteps by filling out our Working Abroad Report.
Submit a Working Abroad Report