Come to Costa Rica!

Come visit the beautiful country of Costa Rica.

5 Facts About The Country

1.) Here, in Costa Rica, we call ourselves Ticos and Ticas.

2.) The life expectancy here is up to 77 years, one of the highest in the world.

3.) Our literacy rate is 96%. In the poor, rural areas, we teach the children over public radio stations, so that they still get an education.

4.) Almost all of the Catholic Churches here face west.

Gallo Pinto

This traditional dish is called Gallo Pinto. Gallo Pinto consists of rice mixed with black beans, served with sour cream, eggs, and fried plantain. We usually drink either coffee or juice with this dish.
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National Theatre of Costa Rica

The National Theatre of Costa Rica is in San Jose and was built in 1897. Ticos enjoy operas, plays, and other arts and conventions at this attraction.
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Pre-Columbian Gold Museum

The museum is located underneath the plaza in San Jose. It has over 6000 pieces of artifacts dating all of the way back from 500 AD to 1500 AD.
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Costa Rican Center of Science and Culture

This building provides many exhibits like a national art gallery, national auditorium, and many others.
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