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Emanuele Casabona

Living in Costa Rica, from Italy

"Finding other expats to share experiences in San José with, helped me a lot. Thanks to InterNations."

Victoria Arrington

Living in Costa Rica, from Great Britain

"When I first heard about InterNations, I thought: This is exactly what I was searching for. What a great site."

InterNations - a community of trust

InterNations - a trusted Network for Irish in Costa Rica

  • Join our community and get to know members of Costa Rica’s vibrant expat community
  • Receive reliable information and exchange insider tips about the Costa Rican expat living
  • Meet fellow expatriates at top InterNations events in San José, Quesada and many other regions

InterNations – Connecting Irish living in Costa Rica

Are you looking for fellow Irish in Costa Rica? Do you need advice and tips from your Irish countrymen? Or would you like to go for a trip with other Irish expats to discover attractions like the volcanic Costa Ricans cordilleras together?

Whether you are already living as an expat in Costa Rica or still residing at home in Ireland to prepare your relocation abroad, InterNations Costa Rica provides you with all you need: Founded in 2007, our trusted community has quickly established itself as the international networking platform for expats and global minds worldwide. Among our members there is also a number of Irish expats in Costa Rica, hailing from all across Ireland - from Limerick, over Cork to Dublin.

  Irish Expats in Costa Rica Posted:

Re: Want to hunt and capture malicious hackers?

At DeepRecce's C4 Lab (Centro Commando Cibernetico Costarricense / Costa Rican Central Cyber Comman...

Re: Tech peeps looking to get into Cyber Sec?

Hi, I have about 6 roles that I need to fill for 1st and 2nd level support in our offices in and...

Re: Importing a 4x4 into Costa Rica. Advice?

I am a self confessed Petrol head and Porsche enthusiast. I am thinking of buy an old, 2004 Porsche...


HAHA... Good luck for the Steelers. There are tons of options. Will you be in San Jose?


Hey guys, just wanted to check if this group is active ?

Re: Furnished accomodation in Liberia.

Hi, I want to expend my sabbatical in Liberia and its beaches. Next week I'll be arriving and I'm ...

Fellow Irish in Costa Rica

Receive Information and Tips about Costa Rica from Irish Expats

Obviously, embarking on expat life in Costa Rica is not only about packing boxes and getting some paperwork done. The regular exchange with your Irish compatriots is also an important aspect of the expat experience and can help you get accustomed to the Costa Rican culture and people. InterNations helps you meet and interact with other Irish in Costa Rica, living in San José, Quesada, Alajuela and many other places across the country. Just take a look at our group of Irish in San José.

So, if you should ever feel like speaking your mother tongue, finding out where to shop for Irish food, or chatting about your favorite team’s latest match, join the Irish InterNations Community:

  • Browse our high-quality expat network to find like-minded expatriates from Ireland in Costa Rica.
  • Receive and share advice in our Costa Rica Expat Forums – e.g. how to find a nanny speaking your kids’ native tongue or where to shop for Irish stew in San José...
  • Browse the InterNations Places database for Costa Rica to find institutions like the nearest Irish embassy and many others.

From the volcanic Costa Ricans cordilleras to the country's many unique conservation areas, we’ll get you in touch with helpful and friendly Irish expats in Costa Rica.

Take Part in Various Expat Activities to Meet Fellow Irish in Costa Rica

Additionally, you are cordially invited to participate in our regular expat events and activities taking place in Costa Rica. Our events cover various interests and range from a small expat dinner to enjoy the traditional Costa Rican cassado, to big expat get-togethers with hundreds of guests in San José's top locations. You may also join one of our expat excursions for a weekend trip to visit Caribbean Costa Rica, its incredibly biodiverse rainforests, and other impressive landmarks across Costa Rica.

This way, our events and activities are a very nice occasion to meet fellow expats from Ireland and around the world in a casual atmosphere. Interested? Sign up for membership and you’ll soon be welcomed with a warm Dia duit from our Irish living in Costa Rica!

InterNations Members at a Glance
  • 87% of members have university degree
  • Members are 30 to 60 years old (average: 38)
  • Members come from 179 countries
  • 53% expat women
  • 47% expat men