Name: Republic of Costa Rica
Region: Central America
Currency: Costa Rican Colon (RC)
Official language: Spanish
Surface area: 51100 sq.km
Capital city: San Jose
UN Membership date: November 2, 1945
The Area de Conservación Guanacaste, is a World Heritage Site in the northwestern part of Costa Rica, which comprises Santa Rosa, Guanacaste, Rincón de la Vieja National Parks and the Junquillal Bay Wildlife Refuge.
La Amistad International Park is a World Heritage Site shared with Panama.
Cocos Island National Park was designated as World Heritage Site.
Plenty of oppurtunities for adventure, nature and sport tourism. Good facilities available for stay in hotels and resorts.