Costa Rica

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Costa Rica is a small country in Central America bordered by to the north, to the south, the Pacific Ocean to the west, and the Caribbean Sea to the east.

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is the capital of . is on a plateau in the Central Valley at 1,200 m elevation.

de San Carlos is a small town in the north of .

is a small coastal town in in the province of Limón.


's is the most populated region of the country; the capital city, San José, is there and so is the Juan Santamaría airport.

The region is in . All major airlines fly into the capital.

is likely the greenest part of , and offers a number of national parks, such as the .

, the easternmost province of , is situated in the country's Caribbean lowlands.

is a province in . covers the majority of the territory of Northern …

, also known as "Región Norte" or "Huetar Norte" is a region located within and borders in the north to of .

Costa Rica

  • Location:  ,
  • Population:  4,520,000
  • Latitude of center:  9° 51' (9.85°) north
  • Longitude of center:  83° 56' 45.6" (83.946°) west
  • Elevation:  1415 meters (4642 feet)
  • Capital:  San Jose
  • Area:  51,100 km² (19,730 miles²)
  • Languages:  Spanish and English
  • Currency:  Colon (CRC)
  • Phone code:  506
  • Internet domain:  .cr
  • Neighbors:  and
  • Wikidata:  Costa Rica
  • Wikimedia Commons:  Costa Rica

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Akan:  Kɔsta Rika Albanian:  Kosta Rika Amharic:  ኮስታ ሪካ Arabic:  كوستاريكا Armenian:  Կոստա-Ռիկա Azerbaijani:  Kosta Rika Bambara:  Kɔsitarika Belarusian:  Коста-Рыка Bengali:  কোস্টারিকা Bosnian:  Kostarika Bulgarian:  Коста Рика Burmese:  ကော့စ်တာရီကာ Central Khmer:  កូស្តារីកា Chinese:  哥斯达黎加 Croatian:  Kostarika Czech:  Kostarika English:  Republic of Costa Rica Esperanto:  Kostariko Ewe:  Kosta Rika nutome Faroese:  Kosta Rika Fulah:  Kosta Rikaa Ganda:  Kosita Rika Georgian:  კოსტა-რიკა Greek:  Κόστα Ρίκα Gujarati:  કોસ્ટા રિકા
Hausa:  Kwasta Rika Hebrew:  קוסטה ריקה Hindi:  कोस्टारीका Icelandic:  Kostaríka Indonesian:  Kosta Rika Irish:  Cósta Ríce Japanese:  コスタリカ Kannada:  ಕೊಸ್ಟಾ ರಿಕಾ Kikuyu:  Kostarika Korean:  코스타리카 Kurdish:  کۆستاریکا Lao:  ຄອສຕາລິກາ Latvian:  Kostarika Lingala:  Kositarika Lithuanian:  Kosta Rika Luba-Katanga:  Kositarika Macedonian:  Костарика Malagasy:  Kosta Rikà Malay:  Kosta Rika Malayalam:  കോസ്റ്ററിക്ക Maltese:  Kosta Rika Marathi:  कोस्टारिका Nepali:  कोष्टारिका North Ndebele:  Khosta Rikha Occitan:  Còsta Rica
Oriya:  କୋଷ୍ଟା ରିକା Persian:  کاستاریکا Polish:  Kostaryka Rundi:  Kositarika Russian:  Коста-Рика Sango:  Kôsta Rîka Serbian:  Костарика Shona:  Kostarika Slovak:  Kostarika Slovenian:  Kostarika Somali:  Kosta Riika Spanish:  República de Costa Rica Swahili:  Kostarika Tamil:  கோஸ்டாரிகா Telugu:  కోస్టారికా Thai:  คอสตาริกา Tibetan:  ཀོ་ས྄ཊ་རི་ཀ། Tigrinya:  ኮስታ ሪካ Tonga:  Kosita Lika Turkish:  Kosta Rika Ukrainian:  Коста-Рика Urdu:  کوسٹا ریکا Vietnamese:  Cốt-xta Ri-ca Yoruba:  Orílẹ́ède Kuusita Ríkà Zulu:  i-Costa Rica

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