Facts about Costa Rica that might inspire you to visit!

Did you know that…

… over 70 years ago, Costa Rica decided to get rid of its military.  Since then, the defense budget was invested in education, health services, and conservation?

Investing in people can make a difference. At all levels.

…  Costa Rica holds the world record of producing 100% of its electricity from renewable resources for over 300 consecutive days.  No other country has come even close to this. 

The next step is to decarbonize transportation. The current government has presented the first draft in 2019.

… 85% of Costa Rica’s hotels are small with only 15 or fewer rooms and owned and operated by locals or residents?

Kura has only 8 rooms and is owned by a Costa Rican Family.

… Costa Rica welcomes almost 3 Mio visitors per year.   Far below countries like Spain with 75 Mio or Mexico with 35 Mio.  Despite its potential to grow, the country has set a limit of no more than 4 Mio visitors per year to protect the natural and human resources. 

A Sense of Place
Less is more. It is about the quality of visitors, not the quantity.

… the happiness index that is published by the United Nations has Costa Rica consistently ranked in the top ten.  It is the only Latin American country that is close to the Scandinavian countries like Finland, Norway, Sweden or Iceland. 

An Adults-Only Arts Hotel in Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica
Happiness is most often found in simple pleasures.

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