Menu

Free Tropical Toolkit

Free 44 Page Report: Where to Live Abroad - Your First Steps

Quickly find out which country is right for you.
No-hype updates & resource guides. No Spam. Ever.
Limited offer. Instant Download.

Join More than 34,163 people who are breaking free


we value your privacy

Top 9 Places to Telecommute from in the Latin Tropics.

By in All Countries, Lifestyle on April 25, 2013

Do you want to explore the world and telecommute? Can you work from your laptop? If so, here are 9 awesome places where you should be doing it.

1. Matapalo, Osa, Costa Rica

Watch Scarlett Macaws fly by as you talk to your friends back home in their cubicle.

matapalo osa costa rica

Photo Credit: Photography critiques

2. Lake Yojoa, Honduras

Sip some of the world’s best coffee while updating your cloud files.

retire in lake yojoa honduras

Photo Credit: aaronernestoortizlopez

3. Barra de la Cruz, Mexico

Check your emails between swells.

Telecommute from Honduras

Photo Credit: Acer Acera

4. Boca Chica Island, Panama

Kick your feet up in a glass house, watch the monkeys hop from tree to tree while on your next conference call.

Boca Chica Island Panama

Photo Credit: Emerging Terrains

5. San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua

Watch the sun set, while your friends are stuck in traffic.

Photo Credit: Sean9141

Photo Credit: Sean9141

6. Playa Las Flores, El Salvador

Turn casual Friday attire into beach attire: flip-flops are mandatory.

Photo Credit: AdventruaCuscatleca

Photo Credit: AdventuraCuscatleca

7. Caye Caulker, Belize

Trade in your windowless cubicle for the word’s best vista.

Photo Credit: Mukster

Photo Credit: Mukster

8. Playa Canoa, Ecuador

Dine on freshly caught fish at your next business dinner at Canoa Ecuador.

Telecommute in Ecuador

Photo Credit: Read George

9. Lake Atitlan, Guatemala

Click send, then hit the water for some kayaking.

Photo Credit: Mike Sten

Photo Credit: Mike Sten

Got any better places to telecommute? Let us know in the comments.

Up Next

Best Place to Live in the World: Power Rankings

The best place to live in the world? Our Power Rankings report will shed some light on how the Latin Tropics stack up against the competition. (Read It)

Central America's Best Real Estate Buy

Don't miss this up and commer. It has the tropical lifestyle, stunning beauty, and smokin appreciation potential. (Read It)

Start Using Your IRA to Invest Overseas

Disappointed in your IRAs past performance? Find out how you can invest in real estate to improve your returns and better your retirement prospects. (Read It)
festivals-of-ecuador-03

Ecuadorians Gone Wild! A Guest Blogger's Inside Scoop on Ecuador's Festivals

  Ecuadorians love to celebrate. Regardless of the time of year, colorful displays of dancing, parades, and costumes can be found somewhere in the country. Embracing both the pre-Columbian past and the Spanish colonial era, as well …

(Read It)
banking-and-finances-03

Top Tips for Expat Banking and Finances

One of the most important parts of expat banking and finances is being able to access your funds, whether in local currency or U.S. dollars, easily and inexpensively. Being able to navigate the local banking …

(Read It)
health-tips-01

Expat Illnesses: How to Survive Your First 6 Months in Paradise

Your new expat life is going to involve a lot of adjustments, on many levels, during the first six months of living in paradise: social, mental and, yes, physical. Knowing some basic health tips can …

(Read It)
safest-countries-in-the-world-02

Surprising Development: Latin America Has Some of the Safest Countries in the World

A major concern among potential expats and retirees is how safe it will be to live in their new country.  It is a fact that there are areas in Latin America where crime and violence …

(Read It)
IMG_0225

Podcast – The Central America Real Estate Show Vol. 7: Beautiful Boquete, Panama

Located 1200 meters (3900 feet) above sea level, this little Panama mountain boasts the perfect climate. It is obvious why it is such a hit with expats and retirees. Great weather, lots of restaurants, and …

(Read It)
guide to panama city

The Expat Guide to Panama City

It's no accident that Panama City, Panama, has become a top expat destination for people from all over the world. Just look at what the city has to offer: balmy climate clean drinking water stable government first world amenities reasonable …

(Read It)

2 thoughts on “Top 9 Places to Telecommute from in the Latin Tropics.

  1. 1

    I’m shocked you have Belize listed as one of the top places to telecommute from. Belize has some of the worst internet speeds in the world, coupled with the highest prices. And, until just recently, didn’t even allow Skype (who knows if the government owned internet company will change its mind on that one). I’ve lived in Belize for almost three years, and while there’s a lot of wonderful things about it, the internet most definitely is not one of them.

    Sharon Hiebing

  2. 2

    In April of this year, BTL opened up all skype/voip/vpn blocks they had on the network resulting in hugely increased speeds. This in addition to a couple speed doubling and price reduction efforts have left Belize in a much better spot than a year ago. You might find the experience much better these days.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

Hot Real Estate Offer

Real Estate In The Area

Playa Flamingo
Costa Rica
This beautiful 4 bedroom, 5 1/2 bath home boasts stunning ocean views and is located in one of the most prestigious areas in all of Costa Rica, Playa Flamingo -...
For Sale
4 beds
5.5 bath
Land Size:0 acres
Building Size:3,692 sq.ft.
$2,495,000
Sámara
Costa Rica
Welcome to Vista de los Suenos estate! This property truly is a dream home with the best views in the area. A colonial tropical style home with Mexican acce...
For Sale
6 beds
5.5 bath
Land Size:2 acres
Building Size:5,651 sq.ft.
$1,399,000
Sámara
Costa Rica
Villa Vista sits perched on the hillside overlooking Isla Chora and Samara Bay. Located in Samara Reefs, recognized as one of Central America's premiere single...
For Sale
3 beds
2.5 bath
Land Size:0 acres
Building Size:4,526 sq.ft.
$1,400,000
See All Listings In The Area
Free Tropical Toolkit
Free 44 Page Report: Where to Live Abroad - Your First Steps
  • Quickly find out which country is right for you.
  • No-hype updates & resource guides. No Spam. Ever.
  • Limited Offer. Instant Download.
*We value your privacy. No spam. Period.