Costa Rica. Rowland Mead

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New Holland Publishers, 2005 - Costa Rica - 128 pages
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The tiny Central American country of Costa Rica packs an amazing diversity into its 19,739 square kilometres. This guide introduces the reader to its history, culture, people and economy and focuses on worthwhile sights and places of interest.
 

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I bought this for my fiance as a stocking stuffer. We will be honeymooning in Costa Rica and I liked that it had a pull out map. The map is rather large though. The book itself has lots of pictures and some good information. Read full review

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This was a great resource for our trip to Costa Rica. It gave a lot of good information that helped us get the most of our trip. Read full review

Contents

San Jose
33
Plaza de la Cultura and Around
35
The Central Valley
45
The Caribbean Coasl
61
The Northern Zone
75
Guanacaste and the Southern
91
The Southern Pacific Coast
109
Travel Tips
122
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About the author (2005)

After an academic career, Rowland Mead has been a full-time writer for the last 10 years. He writes on wildlife and travel topics, specializing in the Spanish-speaking countries. His latest books include the Globetrotter Guide to Iceland and two volumes on English Cathedral Cities..

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