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44 Fun Facts About Costa Rica

Going to Costa Rica for a much-awaited and anticipated adventure, it is most helpful if you are equipped with some information about the culture and the locals so you can appreciate your trip more and so you’re not surprised when you happen to encounter unfortunate or fortunate events. So prepare your scratch map and cross Costa Rica off your bucket list. Republic of Costa Rica Costa Rican Flag (Shutterstock) 1 Costa Rica is part of Central America just below Nicaragua and below Panama. It is also sandwiched by the Pacific Ocean and the Caribbean Sea. Literally, Costa Rica means “rich coast” referring to their said location. 2 The people from Costa Rica are called “Ticos” for males and “Ticas” for...

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Bold holiday ideas for Summertime fun in the United States Summer is around the corner, and it is time to "hit the street" and explore America. Whether you are interested in a family-friendly destination where you are able to experience history come alive, a tropical island escape or want to shed your inhibitions in a city where anything goes, Travelbook has something just for you. Southern Relaxation at the "Big Easy" There is nothing as intoxicating as a summer night at the Louisiana bayou, and the antebellum allure of New Orleans never appears to go out of fashion. It is a city having the advantage to it, in which you really feel as if something is possible, and you may...

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