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Wonderful March with Sun & Wind & Rain & Ooodles of Love in our Delightful Southern Zone

Orchid Mantis ... thanks to The Rainforest Site & our own beloved Wynn Mackey)

Welcome to Several New Subscribers & Pura Vida Blessings to All!

Colibri's Corner now carrying Boarhead's excellent Turmeric Tonic!

Also happy to let you know we have added Cafe Consciencia to our Organic Coffee Collection! Beyond delicious. Now available ground or beans!

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There are many important events coming up in our lovely Southern Zone of Costa Rica. Please check our Events page.

Last chance to register for the 12th Annual Women's Equinox Gathering here in the southern zone of CR from March 16-19. We create a beautiful sacred container and then the magic happens! Registration closes tomorrow, March 8. See events page here or write to us for registration and info at You can pay at Colibri's Corner at the PZ Market on Thursday.

U.S. CITIZEN'S "Vote from Abroad Registration Drive" - San Isidro de General•Perez Zeledon


HOURS: Thursday - March 8 - 7am-1:30pm & Friday - March 9 - 8am-11am

WHERE: PZ FERIA - exact location TBA that day but ask at Colibri's Corner (in front of SuperMarket)

Volunteers Needed day of event & on-going to help register people in their area


CONTACt THAT WEEK: 8378-6679-cell/WhatsApp

Donating your body to medical science in Costa Rica

Following three previous successful donor events, more members of our expat community have expressed the wish to donate their body to medical science in Costa Rica.

One again, staff of the Medical school of the University of Costa Rica are willing to come to San Isidro to enable potential donors to complete the paperwork and avoid the journey to San Jose. The visit will take place on Friday 6 April.

If you would like to make this ultimate tribute to the wonderful country of Costa Rica, please contact Sheelagh Richards at for further information

Garage sale in Rivas, 8am Sat. March 10th can call for directions. It's easy. Glasswareb wine & cocktail glasses, serving dishes, decanters, vases, cooking utensils, deep fryer, drill press, compressor, 12volt tire inflator, drill indexes, food sealer, cooking pans, and more. Phone 8585-8472 (corrected number from last week with apologies from Carlos!)

Great opportunity to visit Peru with an experienced, tri-lingual guide with a great sense of adventure & humour.

South American Peruvian Tour with Experienced Guide

Many of you know that a favorite restaurant in Miravalles... Rancho Dona Flory, sadly burned town last autumn. Marjorie has now opened a lovely new restaurant (open Friday thru Sunday like before) just up from the Miravalles Pulperia called Mirador de las Delicias de el General! Come back for a great meal with a fabulous view!

Aztecta ---a beautiful & artistic & delicious Mexican Restaurant is now open from Thursdays til Sunday from 10am to 8pm. Ana is doing a fabulous job! Here is her FB page. We wish her all the best!

Chef Memo's New Restaurant is now open & delighting with great meals, beer, and the best host ever! See their FB page here. Across from Little California mini super, next to Fut5 Quiros Corner of Calle 2 and Avienda 16 in downtown San Isidro Del General,

New "Stuff" for Sale (check Stuff page on website for more):

NEW Barnes and Noble Nook Glow Light 3 , Save on shipping! $115.00. 8899-1107 OR Can bring to PZ feria.

MABE tumble dryer for sale I have an electric dryer with 5 year guarantee, I bought it 5 months ago and am selling it because I have moved to a farm with solar power and i cant bring the machine there. It is is excellent condition. An amazing help for the rainy season. Call Nicole (+506) 8814 3773 Whatsapp (+506) 8619 2113 Email: