Costa Rica

Costa Rica is a small country in Central America. This nation has bewilderingly diverse culture, climates, flora, fauna, and landscapes. From rainforests, to dry tropical and temperate forests, to volcanoes, to Caribbean and Pacific beaches, to high mountains, and marshy lowlands.

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is the capital and largest city of Costa Rica. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a province of Costa Rica located in the northwestern region of the country, along the coast of the Pacific Ocean. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

, the easternmost province of Costa Rica, is situated in the country's Caribbean lowlands. Photo: Armigo, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Costa Rica's is the most populated region of the country; the capital city, San José, is there and so is the Juan Santamaría airport. Photo: The LEAF Project, CC BY-SA 2.0.


The region is in Costa Rica. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is likely the greenest part of the country, and offers a number of national parks, such as the . Photo: Fimb, CC BY 2.0.

, also known as "Región Norte" or "Huetar Norte" is a region located within Costa Rica and borders in the north to of . Photo: Ksaraf, CC BY 3.0.

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