Costa Rica News – The happiest Tico, Alejandro Zúñiga, is a man who sells avocados in the market of Cartago.
He was recently quoted in National Geographic Magazine which highlighted Costa Rica one of the three happiest countries.
Other men were quoted too, from Denmark and Singapore.
These happy people in happy countries teach us the formula of happiness that includes pleasure, purpose and pride.
Living in a country that privileges joy over stress doesn’t hurt the cause. Costa Rica boasts universal health insurance, faith, equality, family union, peace and natural beauty.
Zúñiga is known among his colleagues as the most cheerful. He is a good friend and family member, very generous, and the soul of any party.
He started working at age 14 and continues to do so even after winning the lottery, since he gave away most of his winnings.