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Costa Rica

Costa Rica (/ˌkɒstə ˈrkə/ ( listen); Spanish: [ˈkosta ˈrika]; literally meaning "Rich Coast"), officially the Republic of Costa Rica (Spanish: República de Costa Rica), is a country in Central America, bordered by Nicaragua to the north, Panama to the southeast, the Pacific Ocean to the west, the Caribbean Sea to the east, and Ecuador to the south of Cocos Island. It has a population of around million, in a land area of 51,060 square kilometers (19,714 square miles); over 300,000 live in the capital and largest city, San José with a population of an estimated 333,980 in 2015.

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Video of my river boat ride in Costa Rica. See lots of crocs and hear the guide's commentary as he takes you down the Tarcoles River.

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Costa Rica is unreal! Throwback to Summer 2013, I'd give anything to be there right now.

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LOOK AT THIS HUGE CRITTER WE ENCOUNTERED IN COSTA RICA!

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There is this great hotel in Costa Rica that has nature all around it. You see different types of monkeys and even sloths by the pool! I was fortunate enough to wake up to this sighting.

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