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Tell me about the Resplendent Quetzal.
Tell me about the Resplenden...
  In fact, the magnificent colors of the Resplendent Quetzal do have an origin…  The elusive song-bird has a history steeped in pre-Columbian mythology.  Legend ...
Sep 14, 2021 , 0
What is in the traditional Costa Rican dish called “Casado”?
What is in the traditional C...
A Casado (Spanish for “married man”) is a Costa Rican meal using rice, black beans, plantains, salad, a tortilla. An optional protein may also be ...
Sep 14, 2021 , 0
How do I buy property in Costa Rica?
How do I buy property in Cos...
We have a really good article on just this subject!  You can check it out here at Buying Property in Costa Rica – Frequently Asked ...
Mar 07, 2021 , 0
What is the Exchange Rate in Costa Rica?
What is the Exchange Rate in...
... for a rough 'in your head' estimate, converting Colones to USD  is a simple matter of dividing by a thousand and doubling the result... ...
Dec 07, 2017 , 0
What is the official bird of Costa Rica?
What is the official bird of...
The Tucan ...
Jun 10, 2017 , 0
What is a good restaurant near Potrero?
What is a good restaurant ne...
For terrific breakfast fare, try The Surf Box, about 150m south of the BNCR Bank, which is located where the main route 911 splits into ...
Mar 23, 2017 , 0
Do I need a plug adapter for my blow dryer?
Do I need a plug adapter for...
Costa Rica´s outlets are 110 volts, with a standard duplex outlet, just like the USA and Canada! ...
Mar 22, 2017 , 0
What is the local currency of Costa Rica?
What is the local currency o...
The Colon is the currency of Costa Rica, although American Dollars and credit cards are certainly welcome... ...
Mar 22, 2017 , 0
What type of vaccination is needed to enter Costa Rica?
What type of vaccination is ...
Be aware that even if your were only transiting through any one of the following countries, Costa Rican authorities will require a yellow-fever vaccine certification: ...
Mar 22, 2017 , 0
Do I need a VISA to visit Costa Rica?
Do I need a VISA to visit Co...
Some countries such as the USA, Canada and most European countries allow entrance without a VISA, providing you have a valid Passport.nn Depending on the ...
Mar 22, 2017 , 0
Can i enter Costa Rica with a one-way air ticket?
Can i enter Costa Rica with ...
In order to be granted entry into Costa Rica, all visitors are required to hold a valid departure ticket, whether it is by air, sea ...
Mar 22, 2017 , 0
Is an International Driver’s License needed?
Is an International Driver’s...
Anyone over the age of 18 holding a valid driver’s license from their country is permitted to drive for a period of three (3) months.  ...
Mar 22, 2017 , 0
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