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Costa Rica Experiences
Surfers and wannabes have been flocking to the Guanacaste Province, and for good reason.
Explorer Enric Sala's dream trip is to dive Cocos Island, Costa Rica. Learn more about this trip and others in our Ultimate Adventure Bucket List.
A laid-back approach to travel highlights Guanacaste's Pura Vida mentality.
If forward-looking conservationists prevail, this wanderer of Central America will live on.
Lush jungles, rare wildlife, tropical isles: Explore by foot, snorkel, Zodiac, and kayak with a team of naturalists on an eight-day trip aboard the National Geographic Sea Lion.
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