Costa Rica, or the Republic of Costa Rica, is located in Central America between Panama and Nicaragua. This beautiful country is filled with many different kinds of geographical regions which make it great for vacationing in. Costa Rica has many beaches, a beautiful climate, amazing volcanoes, with mountains and valleys as well. If you love the outdoors, are into nature or just want to experience something beautiful, Costa Rica can offer you the chance to create memories that will last a life time. This is also a very family friendly country. So don’t worry if you have children or are traveling with people in different age groups, everyone will have an amazing time because Costa Rica has something that everyone will enjoy. Costa Rica is also filled with friendly people that will make you feel warm and welcomed to their country. These people are excited to teach you about their country and help you enjoy your vacation to its full extent. There is amazing dining that one can indulge in to have a full experience of Costa Rican culture. The food is rich and delicious and leaves its customers very happy. Other ways to enjoy the rich culture are through the museums, sights, and the people themselves.
Now that you have the yearning to come to Costa Rica, where will you stay? There are many hotels and resorts that will give you the feeling of being in your home away from home. Not only will the surrounding area leave you amazed by its beauty, but the hotels and resorts will provide excellent service. After an amazing day in nature it’s nice to come back to a beautiful, relaxing resort. The Four Seasons Resorts in Costa Rica at Peninsula Papagayo has many lovely rooms and suites for you to choose from. If you are looking for a regular hotel they can accommodate you, or if you desire something more, they have options available to suit your needs. Four Seasons has suites, guestrooms and more. At the resort there are pools and hot tubs to let you soak up the sun. They also have amazing dining as well as golfing. The Ritz Calton Resort also offers different types of unique rooms, with pool and hot tub facilities as well. Other beautiful resorts include the Hotel Riu Guanacaste, the Reserva Conchal Beach Resort, the Issimo Suites and the Parador Resort and Spa. Each of these resorts offer new experiences and adventures because they are situated in different regions of Costa Rica. Some are near beaches, others near the rainforests or located in the mountains.
There are five regions where beaches are located: Guanacaste Region, Central and Mid-Pacific Region, South Pacific Region, South Caribbean and North Caribbean. The Guanacaste Region is great for adventure and recreation some of the activities you can do here are windsurfing and surfing. The Central and Mid-Pacific Region is more laid back and relaxed which is great for snorkeling. The South Pacific Region has amazing coral reefs that are filled with many different types of interesting and beautiful fish. The South Caribbean is known for its Afro-Caribbean culture and is a great place to learn about a new and interesting culture. The North Caribbean is well known for its green turtles, which are located in the National Park of Tortuguero.
Costa Rica has a lot of activities to offer its visitors. It is fun and family friendly for all ages. If you are into intense adventure like rafting, surfing, windsurfing, sport fishing, and kayaking is for you. If you are looking for a more relaxed adventure then there are other activities such as snorkeling, bird watching, fishing, horseback riding, and golfing. If the outdoors does not appeal to you, then there are plenty of museums that can keep you entertained, such as the Museum of Costa Rican Art, the Museum of stamps and currency, and the Inbio Park.