Costa Rica in English means “Rich Beach,” referring to the high quality coastline that this country has to offer. Featuring a staggering selection of diverse landscapes, flora and fauna, Costa Rica has become a very popular destination for eco-tourists looking to experience the rich biodiversity this country has to offer. From dry tropical and temperate forests, rain forests to volcanoes, to Caribbean and Pacific beaches, to high mountains and marshy lowlands, Costa Rica has just about every kind of climatic zone earth has to offer bringing together a rich assortment of wildlife. Over 500,000 species of animals and insects call this tropical climate home, giving visitors many opportunities to view and take pictures of some of the most exotic forms of life this planet has to offer.
If observing nature isn’t your thing, then Costa Rica has many other activities that make a visit a very rewarding experience. Some of the best sport fishing is to be had in Costa Rica. The fish that swim in these waters are Marlin, Sailfish, Yellowfin Tuna, Wahoo, Mackerel, Roosterfish, Dorado, and Red Snapper. Considered to have some of the best surfing in the world, year round warm water temperatures guarantee that you will never get cold while enjoying some of the best waves to break in the Atlantic and Pacific Ocean. There is also golfing, touring volcanoes, whitewater rafting, and mountain biking. So for fun and adventure in a tropical climate, visit Costa Rica.