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

InterNations – Connecting Swiss living in Costa Rica

Are you looking for fellow Swiss in Costa Rica? Do you need advice and tips from your Swiss countrymen? Or would you like to go for a trip with other Swiss 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 Switzerland 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 Swiss expats in Costa Rica, hailing from all across Switzerland - from Bern, over Geneva to Zurich.

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    From Switzerland, living in San José
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    From Switzerland, living in San José
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    From Switzerland, living in San José
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    From Switzerland, living in San José
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    From Switzerland, living in San José

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Attend our monthly events and activities for Swiss expatriates to get to know like-minded expatriates in real life.

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  • Spanish School ILERI
    6 replies
    Sep 17, 6:26 PM
    Community member

    Hi Sarah! I just noticed that i haven't responded to your comment yet. i'm so sorry! That's the rate for a group class. A private class would cost 20 USD per hour. I have a new number, which is 8750 …

  • Looking for 1 bedroom aprtment in Sabana/Rohrmoser
    2 replies
    May 10, 3:27 AM
    Community member

    Dear Tamara, my landlord has another apartment for rent, 60m2 for 650 USD. It is at Boulevard Rohrmoser, Triangulo 200 Oeste, 100 norte. You can call him at 8917 6883 and you can tell him I …

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Receive Information and Tips about Costa Rica from Swiss 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 Swiss 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 Swiss in Costa Rica, living in San José, Quesada, Alajuela and many other places across the country. Just take a look at our group ofSwiss in San José.

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

  • Browse our high-quality expat network to find like-minded expatriates from Switzerland 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 rösti in San José...
  • Browse the InterNations Places database for Costa Rica to find institutions like the nearest Swiss 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 Swiss expats in Costa Rica.

Take Part in Various Expat Activities to Meet Fellow Swiss 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 Switzerland and around the world in a casual atmosphere. Interested? Sign up for membership and you’ll soon be welcomed with a warm Grüezi, salut, buongiorno, bainvegni from our Swiss living in Costa Rica!