Our Second Coffee Harvest April 18th 2008 As someone who has spent most of his life in cities and college towns, it remains an unexpected turn to own an organic coffee and fruit farm. These are THE crops of Costa Rica and before tourism and foreign investment became such a powerful part of the economy, coffee and bananas ruled.
My farm in El Empalme has an amazing ocean view and the sunset in the Pacific is an inspiring experience. El ... read more
Central America Caribbean » Costa Rica » Alajuela » San Ramon Costa Rica is a Central American success story: since the late 19th century, only two brief periods of violence have marred its democratic development. Although still a largely agricultural country, it has expanded its economy to include strong techn... ... read more
This will be my 8th Christmas season living in San Ramon, Costa Rica. Wow...I have grown, changed, been at emotional highs and lows ... and truly spent my years 45-52 experiencing things that I never imagined for myself. I'm thankful to the Ramonense (San Ramon natives) for taking me in and making me comfortable in this special town and country.
To learn more about my home...San Ramon... check out my Guide to San Ramon: ... full info