If you spend any amount of time in Costa Rica you will quickly find out that a majority of your communication happens over Whatsapp.
Because of this you’re going to be texting quite a bit. And like any good expat, you have to make the effort to speak Spanish, even over texts.
Here’s the trick to becoming an expert Spanish texter.
Your regular ‘Gringo’ keyboard looks like this:
But, with a touch of a button…(That little symbol that looks like the world)
You now have the ‘Tico’ texting keyboard!!!
How easy was that! And the amazing thing is that it will even autocorrect your horrible Spanish spelling!
That’s something to celebrate.