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    As far as Central American countries go, there are few that can boast the beauty and majesty of Costa Rica. The word itself is Spanish for “rich coast”, and the lush vegetation and tropical paradise that surround you at every step while in this beautiful country is testament to the definition. Boasting a dizzying array of landscapes from volcanoes, tropical and temperate forests, rain forests, beaches along both the Caribbean and Pacific, marshes, mountains, and more, Costa Rica is an action-packed destination for any level of traveler. With so much to do in every corner of this country boredom will never come!

    Probably the most popular destination on the planet for eco-tourists specifically due to the diversity of plant and animal life, it has been estimated by experts that the country contains as much a 6% of the entire world’s plant and animal life. In addition, the Costa Rican way of life has been described as one of the most relaxed on the planet, rivaling that of the Mediterranean coastal regions of Italy and Greece. For the ultimate Central American experience, Costa Rica is hands-down the grand finale.

    For the ultimate outdoor experience, veteran backpackers or even enthusiasts can explore close to a dozen national parks within the country, ranging from the Cahuita National Park to the Arenal Volcano or the Monteverde and Santa Elenea Cloud Forest Reserves. Coffee lovers can enjoy the plantations of Heredia, while beach lovers can head over to Cahuita or Pueorto Viejo de Talamanca. For the classic experience visitors can head straight to San Jose, the capital city of Costa Rica, where the variety of shopping centers, cafés, restaurants, coffee houses, and more, can provide you with an exhilarating and breath-taking Costa Rican holiday.

    Costa Rica is a country that is impossible to enjoy with just one trip. It would take dozens, if not more, visits to this Central American paradise to take it all in, and it is recommended you take at least 2 to 3 weeks for your first time, simply to get a glimpse into Costa Rican life.
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      Graphic showing average weather in Costa Rica in Celcius and Centimeters (Change to Farenheit and Inches)

      Month Temp °C Rainfall Cm Temp °F Rainfall Inches
      Jan 20.1 196.2 68.2 77.2
      Feb 20.2 115.3 68.4 45.4
      Mar 20.7 101.9 69.3 40.1
      Apr 21.4 117.6 70.5 46.3
      May 22.5 269.5 72.5 106.1
      Jun 22.3 302.8 72.1 119.2
      Jul 21.4 285.9 70.5 112.6
      Aug 22.4 237.4 72.3 93.5
      Sep 22.4 285.7 72.3 112.5
      Oct 21.9 298.6 71.4 117.6
      Nov 21.1 289.1 70 113.8
      Dec 20.5 250.1 68.9 98.5

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