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Costa Rica: A Tropical Paradise for Nature Lovers and Adventure Enthusiasts

Here are the details from Midwest Mountaineering Outdoor Adventure Expo site:

"Learn about Costa Rica.  A small country of 31,690 square miles that makes up approximately 5% of the earth's biodiversity with 25% of the country dedicated to protect and conserve this valuable biodiversity.

Visitors can enjoy the majestic volcanoes, Pacific and Caribbean beaches, cloud forest, tropical dry and rainforest as well as picturesque landscapes, all traveling within short distances.

There are 762 miles of coastlines distributed on the Pacific and the Caribbean.  Costa Rica's beaches are surrounded by forests and have great natural diversity.  Each coast offers different colors and textures of sand: white, golden, gray and black, product of the constant crashing of seashells on coral reefs.

Costa Rica offers many activities for families, for the adventurous and for those who just want to relax and enjoy nature at a slow pace.  Among such activities are hiking, bird watching, hanging bridges that allow you to walk above the trees providing a unique opportunity to interact with nature.  For the adventurous there are river rafting, mountain biking, canopy, rappel and surfing among others."

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  • Sue

    Have a flat tire so. Can't make it on time. i

    November 23, 2013

  • Sue

    I'm really looking forward to this talk. I've never been to Costa Rica and have wanted to "swing through the trees with the monkeys" for a long time.

    November 18, 2013

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