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20 Interesting Facts About Costa Rica

Costa Rica is a tropical haven in Central America, but there are plenty of facts I bet you didn’t know about this small, peaceful, eco-diverse country.

Here are 20 interesting and lesser known facts about Costa Rica…

1. Pura Vida

“Pura vida” is commonly heard in Costa Rica—it means “pure life” and is often used as a greeting in lieu of “hello” and “goodbye”

Pura vida


  • minna

    this place is amazing my papa lives there and he says it is pretty

  • denisefr

    Just came back from Costa Rica with family! Amazing! There’s so much to do and see. I had a wonderful time