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According to the official Costa Rica tourism site, Costa Rica is famous for many things, such as plants and animals, exotic locations, the surrounding ocean life, adventure tours and the culture. Costa Rica is especially... More »

Maps of Costa Rica show the country's position on Earth by showing it relative to the large bodies of water on either side, the Caribbean Sea to its north and the Pacific Ocean to its south. Additionally, maps show its b... More »

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Costa Rica is a country located in Central America. It is situated between the bodies of water of the North Pacific Ocean and the Caribbean Sea, and between the countries of Nicaragua and Panama. More »

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Visiting the Nicoya Peninsula, touring the Arenal Volcano and exploring the Corcovado National Park are all fun things to do in Costa Rica. Visitors can participate in a range of activities from exploring nature and loun... More »

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Costa Rica is a country. Costs Rica has been independent from Spain's control since 1821. The country of Costa Rica has a president as its leader, and it consists of seven different provinces. More »

Costa Rica's climate is best described as a temperate tropical climate. There are no pronounced seasons, as the average temperature throughout the country ranges between 71 F and 81 F year round. There are only two seaso... More »

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Three famous landmarks of Costa Rica are Corcovado National Park, Palo Verde National Park and Barra Honda Caverns. In addition, Arenal Volcano National Park, Poas Volcano National Park and Lankester Botanical Gardens at... More »