Love and Wonder in Costa Rica

4 min readMay 22, 2020
Tiquicia: A per name for Costa Rica

First of all, in case you are wondering, and this has come up, the term Tico is what the people of Costa Rica call themselves, it is not a pejorative. I mention that here as I have been asked this question.

I live in Costa Rica and actually at this time I can’t even leave, if I wanted to, as the borders are closed and if I could get out, I could not get back in. This is pretty much about 99% OK, however I can’t…


Historically Curious, Queer, Aging, Anglophile, World traveler, lifetime researcher with a sarcastic bent