Costa Rica is home to a rich variety of plants and animals. While the country has only about 0.25% of the world’s landmass, it contains 5% of the world’s biodiversity. Around 25% of the..
CULTURE AND HERITAGE The rich culture of Costa Rica is a combination of the indigenous people who were originally settled in the country and the Spanish immigrants that have mixed into the..
CLIMATE Because Costa Rica is located between 8 and 12 degrees north of the Equator, the climate is tropical year round. However, the country has many microclimates depending on elevation, rainfall,..
ECONOMY Main exports: Electronic components, textiles, bananas, coffee, sugar, beef, medical devices, pineapples, foliage and ornamentals, fish and seafood, processed foods. Main industries:..
Costa Rica is a country in Central America, bordered by Nicaragua to the north, Panama to the southeast, the Pacific Ocean to the west, and the Caribbean Sea to the east, with a total of 1,290..