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  • Writer's picturePura Vida Connections

Tranquilo Days in our Magnificent Southern Zone of Costa Rica

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

Our web and newsletter team is working hard to make the Chayotevine and our website, Pura Vida Connections even more up to date and reader friendly! Thanks to all who responded (and those who didn't, too) to our Mailing Test yesterday ... 'twas a bit confusing but actually gave us the information we needed. Today we will be sending the Vine out a bit differently ... thanks for your patience as we upgrade for all concerned!

There will be two U.S. Embassy Outreach programs in September in our area ... September 25th in Dominical and September 26th in PZ downtown... very useful if you need a new passport, etc. We used their services once and it was a true time & agro saver! Here is the link for Dominical and here is the one for the PZ event.

If you have a special announcement to make to our Subscribers ... we are nowoffering a one time mailing for $30 ... send information to

So happy to hear stories of how our CBD oil is taking away pain, helping reduce depression, and many more benefits for us humans, and we just received a supply for pets too! Amazing the relief it brings them.

We found a great company to install security cameras ... let us know if you want their information.

Collodial Silver has many amazing benefits ... click here to read about some.

Wanted to share that after spending the weekend in Dominical, I was thrilled to visit the Friday EcoMarket there (in the back of Patron's) and visit the wonderful vendors there ... please do yourself a favour and pass by when you can. Lots of great new products.

Also got to fully enjoy a new venue on the beach ... Hona Wellness Center (next to Tortilla Flats. Check our Events Page for some wonderful events coming up.

Would love to hear of opthamologist experiences here ... write to or talk with me at the feria.

Our booth, Colibri's Corner is open this week from 7 am to 8pm on Thursday and Friday from 9am til 1pm ... we are at the very back, in front of the ex-supermarket at the Perez Zeledon / San Isidro Feria.

Canadians can vote from abroad! Apply online to be added to the International Register of Electors.

FREE RENT if you qualify, small simple farm house on 30 acre

farm with great weather. 10 km from san isidro de general.

prefer couple. very private. must be able to plant and raise crops

on already developed farm with crops. crops have been sold in past.

50% of sales go to you. you pay electricity. no chemicals to be used.

contact for skype interview. need car.

On the Golfo Dulce in a beautiful.cove across from Puerto Jimenez is a beach front lodge. A Secluded and Beautiful destination resort. Is closed for Rainy Season and is offering a king Sized Room that normally rents for $300 per night.. for just $ 800 per month.

If you have a boat it is ideal, if not a trip to town is included in the rent once a week other wise you can use boat taxi any day.

Truly paradise, jungle trails and waterfalls the sound of the surf 24 hours a day truly a unique spot.

Available October 1st through December 1st $1,500 or $800 per month.

Contact Diana at 506 8402 7900

COUNTRY HOUSE SHARE LOOKING FOR FEMALE ROOMMATE TO SHARE PRIVATE HOME27704036 (see much more information on our Rentals page)

Mountain-and-tree-top 1000sq ft loft like house surrounded by low- walled terrace for rent 5 miles from San Vito. Sturdy modern 10year old construction. Offers total privacy with its surrounding wall and enclosed parking, A/C+ washer dryer dishwasher US refrigerator unlimited hot watet 4- burner gas stove with large oven.2 bdrms with kingsize beds and large bathroom.Wonderful countertop, furniture and ceilings constructed of exotic woods ( amarillon, corteza,...)Beautiful stone paths and benches with inlaid ornamental river rocks. Large BBQ area.Automatic gate.Fresh fish delivery available. Restaurant and grocery deliveries available.Producing seasonal garden - avocadoes, sweet potatoes, yucca, oranges, lemons, ... and pineapples.Many walks, stream, waterfalls and river.Excellent bird watching and wildlife (monkeys/ leopardos/ armadillos... )Full jai alai court available for use - bring your own baskets.Bus stop 1km488$ A MONTH.

Utilities such as hi speed wifi are not included.

Toyota Corella 2005

86,000 miles, good contidion, 7200 U.S.D.

RIDICULOUS 'FIRE SALE' PRICE!! HOUSING COMPLEX and INCOME PROPERTY IN CENTRAL UVITA! This unique income property AND HOME, composed of FOUR completely independent living units and a 2-story storage facility (convertible to a workshop, nursery, or other uses), is being offered for sale after over 14 years of ownership and residence by a long-term local. I am currently working on the deferred maintenance, and even a few more upgrades, and could include supervision of this work post-closing in the contract to make the deal -- but I am selling this property now for just $144,000! See more here. Alexander del Sol

Beautiful property in Chimirol de Rivas now more affordable.

Lovely, well maintained home in Quebradas now for sale.

Check out our Events page for several important happenings in our area.

We also have a Stuff to Buy & Sell page... check it out!

We have some new products just in this week at Colibri's Corner (Rincon de Colibri) at the back of the Perez Zeledon Feria.

  • Repel Lemon Eucalyptus Repellent ... many report it is the best they ever used ... and of course, no DEET.

  • Activated Charcoal

  • California Sage Sticks

  • Boarhead's Amazing Turmeric Extract

  • Osa Naturals wonderful Natural products

  • Vegan Pizzas! Can order whole ones ahead!

Also want to mention the startling benefit of Mariola Honey or Jicote Gato as it is oft called here. It is pure magic. This site discusses many of its benefits and we carry it at Colibri's Corner at the feria or ship wherever. Larger quantities are now available too.

Moringa: small leaves with big nutrition (We have organic seeds, leaves and oil at Colibri's Corner at the PZ Feria ... or can ship throughout Costa Rica.

For anyone with pain from spots injuries, muscle spasms, fibromyalgia, arthritis, sciatic, please check this link. We are very fortunate to have this high quality Magnesium Oil now available. Also works great as an all natural deodorant!

International Phone Cards available for major savings.

We usually have:

  • Organic Eggs

  • Turmeric Powder & Roots & Capsules

  • Organic Salads with Asian Dressing

  • Organic Red or Black Beans

  • Fresh Trout / Smoked Trout

  • Palo Santo

  • Hombre Grande

  • All natural organic tobacco

  • Vegan Cookies

  • Organic Vanilla Beans

  • All Organic Corn Chips ... yellow & purple

  • Raw Honey

  • Fresh Salsa

  • Local Organic Beans & Rice (Integral & White)

  • Organic Teas

  • Stevia in Powder & Liquid

  • Organic Dried Pineapple / Mangos / Bananas

  • Coconut Secret Amino Acids This sap is very low glycemic, an abundant source of 17 amino acids, minerals, vitamins, and has a nearly neutral pH.

  • Organic Sauerkraut

  • Becca's Amazing Hot Hot Sauces

  • Organic Alfalfa Seeds

  • Crunchy Spirulina

  • Salt shaker grinders

  • Peppermint Oil

  • Lavender Oil

  • Clove Oil

  • Ylang Ylang Oil

  • Frankincense

  • Organic sauerkraut

  • Goat cheeses

  • Fresh & Smoked Trout

  • Nutritional Yeast

  • Diatomaceous Earth

  • Epsom Salts

  • Moringa Seeds & Leaves

  • Organic Black Strap Molasses

  • Cactus Juice & other Natural Bug Repellents

  • Sticky, Yummy Dates

  • Costa Rican Macadamias

  • Integral Oats

Pura Vida Blessings to All

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