Costa Rica

Caleb Baumel

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Capital

San jose

Major cities

San Jose, Puerto limon, San Francisco, Alajuela
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Was it controlled by another country

Costa Rica used to be controlled by Guatemala and gained independence in 1821.

Official Language

Spanish

Flag

5 stripes blue white red white blue (pattern) image on middle red stripe
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Geographical information

Pacific Ocean to the west, Caribbean Sea to east, Panama southeast, Nicaragua north.

Cental Mountain Range, Talomanca Mountain Range, Tilaran Mountain Range.

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Political Information

Government type: Liberal Democracy

Leader: Luis Guillermo solís

Economic information

Currency: Costa Rican colón

Economic system: Socialism

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Tourist information

People should go to Costa Rica to see Arenal volcano, Manuel Antonio National park, Corcovado National Park and more.

Toursists can see volcanoes erupt, wildlife, and landmarks.

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