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The ultimate, most comprehensive guide to travelling in Costa Rica includes up-to-date reviews of the best places to stay, eat, sights, cultural information, maps, transportation tips and a few best kept secrets – all the essentials to get to the heart of Costa Rica.
This guide is the result of in-depth research by three dedicated authors and local experts who immersed themselves in Costa Rica, finding unique experiences, and sharing practical and honest advice, so you come away informed and amazed.
Regions covered: San Jose, Central Valley, Highlands, Northwestern Costa Rica, Península de Nicoya, Central Pacific Coast, Southern Costa Rica, Península de Osa, Golfo Duce, Carribean Coast, Northern Lowlands
Inside Lonely Planet Costa Rica:
• Full color styling and images
• Clear, easy-to-read color maps
• A brilliant new page layout for fast and hassle-free reading while on the go
• Itineraries organized by region or length of trip
• Up-to-date recommended points-of-interest – covering eating, sleeping, going out, shopping, activities and attractions
• In-depth features to uncover the world's iconic sights
• Hundreds of money saving tips
• Our latest trip planning tools to help you get around smoothly
• Additional sections including Top Experiences, a Wildlife Guide, Landscapes & Ecology, History, Culture, Food, and an A-Z survival guide.
Special eBook enhancements
• Scalable maps – enabling you to zoom in for greater detail
• Comprehensive interlinking – enabling you to seamlessly flip between pages, jump between maps and reviews, or visit the websites of places we recommend
• Search – go straight to what you are looking for with the inbuilt search capability
• Add notes – touch a word to add notes and personalize your guidebook
• Bookmark – use bookmarks to quickly return to a page
• Dictionary – look up the meaning of any word
• Plus pinch and zoom images and scalable font size
Written and researched by Nate Cavalieri, Adam Skolnick and Wendy Yanagihara