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When we asked expats and global nomads what they like and dislike about living in Mal Pais, they replied...

"It's true that Mal Pais is growing but it still is a tiny fishing village and somewhat remote. One road, one grocery store and two restaurants. The beaches are beautiful and you see or experience something new almost everyday. One day a calf snuck up to my husband on the beach and licked the back of his arm. He was so surprised at the roughness of it's tongue. He said hello and then it's mother moo's and he ran back to mom. Once in a while we see whales and this causes quite a stir on the beach. We watch the fishing boats come in from their day of fishing, knowing they will be selling fresh fish just a short walk away. There are many men who kayak early each morning to catch fish as well. One I know smokes his fish and sells it to the local market. It's a simple life. People bake, make crafts, paint and give lessons for means of income. We don't need much to be happy here," said another expat in Mal Pais, Costa Rica.

"Expats and digital nomads living in Mal Pais enjoy the laid-back atmosphere and the stunning natural beauty of the area. They appreciate the friendly locals and the abundance of outdoor activities, such as surfing, hiking, and swimming. They also enjoy the affordable cost of living and the easy access to amenities such as grocery stores and restaurants. On the other hand, some expats and digital nomads may find the lack of reliable internet access and the limited nightlife to be drawbacks," wrote a member who made the move to Mal Pais, Costa Rica.

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