Costa Rica… When you heard your cruise was passing by Costa Rica, probably it made you think about rainforest, wildlife, green mountains… Maybe it was a thought of a palm tree, white sand and turquoise waters. And well yes, we got that.
But Costa Rica is so much more.
It is a small country, about the size of West Virginia, however it holds 5% of the total life in the planet.
It is a small country, with less than 5 million people, however is the only country on the Western Hemisphere without an army or military of any kind for more than 60 years.
Costa Rica holds a life expectancy beyond the US, with 79,32 (US is 78,64)
Costa Rica has a literacy rate of 96%, 99% of the population has electricity and piped water.
And now… yes! If we talk about biodiversity, we could give you some numbers!: