My invitation to you: let me & +X[insert updated number of speakers] savvy Relocation Experts with decades of experience living in Costa Rica guide you through an immersive, in loco seminar that will give you an actual real-life knowledge of the non-advertised pros and cons of living there as an expat, so you can…

Discover In Only 7 Days The Truth About Moving To Costa Rica… And Finally, Get Enough Clarity To Make a Regret-Free Relocation Decision.

Join us from [insert event dates] at a secluded beachfront location in Esterillos, Costa Rica







Andres Gomez Tristen

Residency Lawyer


Andres Gomez Tristen is an associate founder of Gomez Tristen & Tristen Law Office located in Atenas, a town in Costa Rica’s central valley near the Capitol city of San Jose. Andres has helped countless expats with their residency, car purchase, property purchase and more for their relocation!

We love Andres for his genuine and authentic personality and his demonstration to go above and beyond for his clients.

Danilo Villalobos

Insurance Broker


Danilo Villalobos Herran works as an insurance broker in Costa Rica for health, home, car insurance, and any other insurance expats may need while living in Costa Rica.

Danilo helps make a confusing process of insurance to someone new to the country easy. He helps his clients understand which types of insurances or policies they may need or not need based on their life here in the country.





Matt Rosensteele

Real Estate Agent


Matt Rosensteele has lived and worked in Costa Rica since 2008, first coming to fulfill a two-year commitment as a Peace Corps Volunteer. After finishing his service, he returned to Costa Rica to direct an environmental non-profit organization Restoring Our Watershed (ROW).


For the past eight years, Matt has helped dozens of clients purchase and sell real estate in Costa Rica. As a fully bilingual professional, his experience ranges from small eco-communities to luxury condominiums. His success in real estate is due to his uncompromising commitment to his clients’ best interests.


In 2017, he joined Coldwell Banker – a company with perhaps the strongest legacy in real estate that enjoys unparalleled brand recognition.

Pablo Arias

Shipping & Customs Broker


If you plan to ship to Costa Rica, Pablo Arias is your guy to assist! Pablo his highly knowledgable in customs and shipping from abroad into Costa Rica. There are many dos and don’ts that may surprise you and working with someone for this process can save you a lot of head ache later.


Pablo has been in this field for years now and with his experience he helps make shipping to Costa Rica easy and makes sure that everything is done properly. Pablo shares a genuine caring personality when dealing with his clients and is a wealth of knowledge as well as an absolute pleasure to know and work with.





Muriel Dijkema

Online Entrepreneur and Costa Rica Expat


In 2018 Muriel and her family of 4 relocated to Costa Rica from the Netherlands, without speaking 1 word of Spanish.


They encountered many new challenges; from renting houses, buying property to the process of getting Costa Rican residency.


Muriel has her own Youtube channel ” Dirk and Muriel – The SunShine Family”, where she shares practical information to assist ex-pats on the relocation process: from the initial planning stages to the Know Hows of settling-in.


“My vision and mission are to help ordinary people to break free from their daily routine and current situation in life. To discover their dreams and turn them into a reality.”

Rodolfo Herrera

Real Estate Attorney


Rodolfo Herrera is an attorney located in the area of San Isidro de General Rodolfo specializes in Real Estate law here in Costa Rica but also practices in other areas of law.


He is very knowledgable on property purchase, permitting, legal water concessions, and everything you would need to know if you plan to purchase a property here in Costa Rica!


For property purchase in Costa Rica, the best way you can protect yourself is to have a fantastic lawyer on your side to advise and serve as your advocate. Rodolfo is genuine, professional, and highly knowledgeable in this area!





Jacqueline Monacell

Car Broker


Jacqueline Monacell is cofounder and president of Your Costa Rica Contact and has lived in Costa Rica since the early 1990’s. In 2005, Jacqui established Your Costa Rica Contact, a relocation and consulting company based in San José. With her knowledge of the automotive business coupled with Car Doc’s extensive experience in the repair industry, they were able to create a first-rate, transparent, and unique suite of services related to buying and selling vehicles designed specifically for people moving to Costa Rica.


As an expatriate herself, Jacqui understands first-hand how challenging the transition of relocating to Costa Rica can be. Consequently, the vision of the company today is to deliver top rated services at reasonable prices to foreign residents or tourists through a diligent and trustworthy network of local professionals.


Jacqui is bilingual and as a US and Costa Rican citizen, feels bicultural as well. In her free time, she enjoys playing tennis, mountain biking, baking, riding motorcycles and spending time with her husband and dogs.

Here’s The Event Schedule


DAY 1: Weekday, Month Day
2:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Be picked up in a Mercedes van, enjoy the scenic 2 hour drive, and arrive at Sunset del Mar Resort

5:00 - 6:30 pm

Unpack and join us for welcome drinks during sunset.

6:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Welcome dinner buffet (traditional Costa Rican food) + free time to meet the other seminar attendees.

DAY 2: Weekday, Month Day
7:00 am - 8:30 am

Breakfast

8:30 am - 9:30 am

Jacqueline Monacell talks about X

9:30 am - 10:30 am

Muriel Dijkema talks about X

10:30 am - 11:30 am

Rodolfo Herrera talks about X

11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Q&A with all the experts

12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Lunchtime!

2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Visiting a waterfall + ziplining adventure

4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Dinner time! Costa Rican food on the menu!

8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Cocktails served by the pool

9:30 pm - 11:30 pm

Late-night movie with popcorn in the conference room.

DAY 3: Weekday, Month Day
6:00 am - 7:30 am

Surfing lesson at the beach.

7:30 am - 8:30 am

Breakfast

8:30 am - 9:30 am

Pablo Arias talks about X

9:30 am - 10:30 am

Matt Rosensteele talks about X

10:30 am - 11:30 am

Danilo Villalobos talks about X

11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Q&A with all the experts

12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Lunch

2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

ATV adventure begins at Esterillos Este beach

4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Afternoon pool party watching the sunset at the beach with cocktails

6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Mexican-style dinner

8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Karaoke

DAY 4: Weekday, Month Day
6:00 am - 7:30 am

Yoga

7:30 am - 8:30 am

Breakfast

8:30 am - 9:30 am

Andres Gomez Tristen talks about X

9:30 am - 10:30 am

Charles Boyd talks about X

10:30 am - 11:30 am

Sarah Elena talks about X

11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Q&A with all the experts

12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Lunch

2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Chocolate tasting

4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Horseback riding at the beach

6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Dinner time! Seafood on the menu!

8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Bar-hopping in Jaco

DAY 5: Weekday, Month Day
7:30 am - 8:30 am

Breakfast

8:30 am - 9:30 am

Sarah Elena talks about X

9:30 am - 10:30 am

Jacqueline Monacell talks about X

10:30 am - 11:30 am

Charles Boyd talks about X

11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Q&A with all the experts

12: 30 pm - 2:30 pm

Lunch

2:30 pm - 5:00 pm

White water rafting

5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Cocktails served by the pool

6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Dinner time with gourmet burgers!

8:30 pm - 11:00 pm

Live band at the resort!

DAY 6: Weekday, Month Day
7:30 am - 8:30 am

Breakfast

8:30 am - 9:30 am

Muriel Dijkema talks about X

9:30 am - 10:30 am

Andres Gomez Tristen talks about X

10:30 am - 11:30 am

Matt Rosensteele talks about X

11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Q&A with all the experts

12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Lunch

2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Tour of Manuel Antonio

4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Sunset cruise

6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Farewell party

8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Farewell party