What To Do In Costa Rica

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Costa Rica is a country in Central America. In the north it borders Nicaragua and in the southeast Panama. To the west, there is the Pacific Ocean and to the east, the Caribbean Sea.

Costa Rica has bewilderingly diverse landscapes, flora, and fauna. From rain forests, to dry tropical and temperate forests, to volcanoes, to Caribbean and Pacific beaches, to high mountains, and marshy lowlands.


What To Do In Costa Rica

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The Dream Starts Here. Be a part of it.

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RTW

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Around the World

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Circumnavigation Aboard Junebug

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sailing RWT

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niks dream trip

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Top Group Trips in Latin America

The Dream Starts Here. Be a part of it.

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RTW

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EUROPE and BEYOND!

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Travel Everywhere

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Backpacking around the world with a few money, open a blog, learning Permaculture and ecologic projects

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Travel around the world indefinitely

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Sailing Adventure in the South Pacific

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Vital Stats

Region Info Latin America
Population 579.2 million
Highest Altitude 6,960 m
Cerro Aconcagua, Argentina 22,835 ft
Lowest Altitude -105 m
Laguna del Carbón, Argentina -344 ft
Lowest Temperature -32.0 °C
Santa Bárbara, Mexico (1999) -25.6 °F
Highest Temperature 52.0 °C
Mexicali, Mexico (1995) 125.6 °F

Travel Trivia

What is the world's northernmost capital city (of an independent country)?

Trivia: What is the world's northernmost capital city (of an independent country)?

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