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DK Eyewitness Travel Guide Costa Rica by DK Eyewitness

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Reasons to Love

Costa Rica

Its scenery is spectacular. There’s wildlife galore. It’s peaceful and easy to get around. Ask any Costa Rican and you’ll hear a different reason why they love their country. Here, we pick some of our favourites.

1 Pura Vida

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tPura vida” (literally “pure life”) is more than a Costa Rican phrase – it’s a relaxed, no-stress philosophy of life, and a key reason Ticos (Costa Ricans) have been named among the world’s happiest people.

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2 Beach Life

t Costa Rica’s palm-fringed beaches, running the length of both coastlines, are perfect for ...

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