The country of Costa Rica, known in Spanish as “rich coast,” is located close to the equator giving it a warm tropical climate all year round. Sandwiched between Nicaragua and Panama, Costa Rica is working to become the first carbon-neutral country in the world. A land without a military, most of this countries economics are invested in education, creating an army of teachers in lieu of an army of soldiers. Considered to be one of the more expensive countries in Central America, Costa Rica supposedly has a health care system that are ranked higher than the USA.
Slipping into the Pacific waters off Costa Rica for a snorkel is a relaxing way to spend the day. Here are the best places around Playa del Coco.
The sea life was plentiful at the Catalina Island's. It was the perfect spot to introduce Dad to Costa Rica's underwater playground!
The Miravalles Volcano Tour gave us a the best overview of some of Costa Rica's highlighted activities.
Hidden in the jungles of Tenorio National Park, the Río Celeste proves time and time again that it is a favourite waterfall among Costa Rican tourists.
La Fortuna is a small city with a big personality. This tourist hot spot has some unique outdoor places that are a must-see.
Read about our trip to Ostional and find out about the prime sea turtle nesting beaches in Costa Rica.
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