Even for satisfaction of mere curiosity it is worth going to rest to Costa Rica where the main vital motto is the phrase of "Pura Vida" ("faultless life), average life expectancy of the population approaches 80 years, and the level of literacy makes 96%.
First of all, purchase of a tour to Costa Rica will allow to see one of the most beautiful and desired countries for visit on the planet. In one other corner of the world, perhaps, there is no such variety in landscapes and climate: rainforests with the most valuable breeds of trees, mountain and underwater caves, picturesque valleys, falls and active volcanoes, untouched a civilization desert islands.
In the country 74 reserves, and the protected natural territories occupy about a third of all its space. A large number of exotic birds and animals whom you will not see even in good zoos of the large cities lives in Costa Rica.
Also the underwater world of the country therefore not casually the resorts of Costa Rica are so loved by divers is interesting. For example, the desert island Jacques-Yves Cousteau called the Coco which is the center of diving "the most beautiful in the world". Spending a vacation it is possible to find in Costa Rica also other active occupations: surfing, deep-water and sports fishing, rafting, mountain bicycles, visit of reserves and virgin forests, tracking, equestrian sport and so forth.
Costa Rica is famous for excellent beaches with sand of different flowers (black, gray, white, yellow). They conform to all requirements of service therefore household inconveniences will not distract tourists from swimming, sport and acceptance of solar bathtubs. It is possible to find beaches and the resorts of Costa Rica both on the coast of the Pacific Ocean, and on the bank of the Caribbean Sea. Territorially the country is subdivided into 7 areas: San Jose, Alakhuela, Cartago, Eredia, Guanakaste, Puntarenas and the Lemon, in each of which is something attractive to tourists.
In Guanakasta Playa-Nozar, Playa-Karillo and Playa-Ermoz's beaches are popular, and at athletes Playa-del-Cocto and Playa-Flamingo are known. In the south of the Pacific coast are allocated Hako and Punta-Leon, near Puerto-Limon – beaches Portete and Bonita. The known volcanic resort located on the big man-made lake is Arenal.
Hotels of Costa Rica are subdivided into the standard tourist categories: there are small hotels or a bungalow, and there are also large hotels 4-5*. The standard of living in the country inexpensive, however the cost of air tickets to Costa Rica is high. Besides, there are no direct flights therefore it is necessary to reach with changes in Europe or America.
Among obvious pluses of rest in Costa Rica lack of cultural shock is: in the country profess Christianity habitual to us, in fashion usual European clothes, locals are competent and friendly, speak Spanish and understand English.
And at last, being sent on leave to Costa Rica, do not miss an opportunity to try local cuisine. It is based, first of all, on rice, fruit, fish, bean, meat and vegetables. Seasonings are used not really actively, but to each dish usually serve ketchup or sauces on the basis of chili pepper. At restaurants will also offer you Costa Rican coffee which is considered the best in the world.