Pura Vida Sunsets
Pura Vida Sunsets
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Commenced:
01/01/2007
Submitted:
12/04/2013
Last updated:
07/10/2015
Location:
2km Norte en Calle Puravida, Montezuma de Cobano, Puntarenas, CR
Phone:
+506 8844-4726
Website:
http://www.puravidasunsets.com
Climate zone:
Wet/Dry Tropical





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Adrian Fischer Amanda Wilson Jessica Robertson Rodrigo Quiros
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Pura Vida Sunsets

Project Type

Rural, Residential, Intentional Communities

Project Summary

Intentional Community in Montezuma, Costa Rica

Project Description

Eco Village in Costa Rica

Pura Vida sunsets is a set of 13 small lots located in the hills near Montezuma, Costa Rica.  This beach town is known for its incredible beauty and thriving international community of artists, chefs, yogis, surfers, raw foodies etc.

Our small community is providing an inexpensive solution for those who are interested in living in the area, and we provide green building and permaculture know-how.

We also have a set of architetural designs with a focus on the "small eco house" concept, available to our clients.  These designs are also published online for anyone to use, improve, or comment on.

Costa Rica sustainable community

The PVS intentional community also has one lot set aside for the owners, where we will have an organic garden and orchards, yoga shala, and salt water swimming pool.

The project creators and lot owners are dedicated to the principles of permaculture, and several have spent time volunteering or learning in other permaculture projects before settling here at PVS.

 

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