Costa Rica: The Complete Guide
Costa Rica: The Complete
From pristine beaches and jungle waterfalls to high-altitude coffee plantations, award-winning author and photographer James Kaiser shows readers the best of Costa Rica, including the country's stunning collection of national parks. Filled with rich details and hundreds of high-quality color photographs, this guide, which provides fascinating chapters on the country€™s unique history, culture, ecology, and wildlife, is sure to appeal to anyone looking for more than just restaurant and hotel reviews. Giving travelers everything they need to plan an unforgettable trip, this resource also includes a "Top 10 Ways to Avoid a Cultural Misunderstanding" that helps visitors avoid common, and potentially embarrassing, cultural mistakes.
- ASIN: 0967890489
Costa Rica: The Complete Guide: Ecotourism in Costa Rica (Color Travel Guide)
Costa Rica: The Complete Guide: Ecotourism in Costa
Costa Rica is an eco-travel paradise! From pristine beaches and jungle waterfalls to high-altitude coffee farms, Costa Rica: The Complete Guide puts the best of Costa Rica at your fingertips.Over 130 five-star reviews for previous editions!Blending detailed travel tips with beautiful photography, this guidebook offers much more than just restaurant and hotel reviews. Fascinating chapters explore Costa Rica's unique history, culture, food, ecology and wildlife. Top 10 Ways to Avoid a Cultural Misunderstanding helps visitors avoid common and potentially embarrassing mistakes.Discover what makes Costa Rica one of the world's most amazing destinations. Soar above the cloud forest on a Monteverde zipline. Spend the night at a deluxe ecolodge next to Arenal Volcano. Visit the world-class beaches at Manuel Antonio National Park. Watch sea turtles lay their eggs at Tortuguero. Plan the perfect Costa Rican vacation!Filled with insider tips to save you time and money!• Over 300 beautiful color photos• Over 30 detailed maps• Fascinating chapters on History, Culture and Food• Informative guide to Wildlife and Ecology1% of profits donated to environmental organizations working to preserve Costa Rica's biodiversity for future generations*Printed on sustainable FSC paper
- ASIN: 1940754356
Lonely Planet Costa Rican Spanish Phrasebook & Dictionary
Lonely Planet Costa Rican Spanish Phrasebook &
Lonely Planet: The world's #1 phrasebook publisher* Lonely Planet's Costa Rican Spanish Phrasebook & Dictionary is your handy passport to culturally enriching travels with the most relevant and useful Costa Rican Spanish phrases and vocabulary for all your travel needs. Discuss the wildlife with the locals, banter in Coast Rican slang and bargain like a pro; all with your trusted travel companion. With language tools in your back pocket, you can truly get to the heart of wherever you go, so begin your journey now! Get More From Your Trip with Easy-to-Find Phrases for Every Travel Situation! Feel at ease with essential tips on culture, manners, idioms and multiple meanings Order with confidence, explain food allergies, and try new foods with the menu decoder Save time and hassles with vital phrases at your fingertips Never get stuck for words with the 3500-word two-way, quick-reference dictionary Be prepared for both common and emergency travel situations with practical phrases and terminology Meet friends with conversation starter phrases Get your message across with easy-to-use pronunciation guides Inside Lonely Planet's Costa Rican Spanish Phrasebook & Dictionary: Full-color throughout User-friendly layout organized by travel scenario categories Convenient features Listen Fo...
- Brand: LONELY PLANET
- ASIN: 1786574179
Waterproof Travel Map Of Costa Rica
Waterproof Travel Map Of Costa
Waterproof and rugged road and travel map of Costa Rica including zoomed detail maps of Arenal, Monteverde, Manuel Antonio and over a dozen other popular destinations. Hundreds of improvements and updates for the new twelfth anniversary edition from CostaRicaGuide.com and Toucan Maps. 2 sided, 39 in. x 26.25 in. (4.875 in. x 9 in. folded) Roads are clearly differentiated by color and line width for classes from limited access divided highways down to 4WD seasonal tracks - improved and even easier to see the main route to your destination at a glance. Locations and easy to read indexes are included for cities and towns, National Parks and other natural areas, beaches, rivers, peaks, volcanoes, waterfalls and the best hotels, lodges, resorts, restaurants and activities. Exclusives o The only street level map in print for the entire Central Valley from the International Airport to San Jose. o Detailed maps of Arenal Volcano/Fortuna, Alajuela, Escazu, Heredia, Manuel Antonio/Quepos, Monteverde/Santa Elena, Playa Jaco, Playa Tamarindo/Langosta, Puerto Jimenez & Tenorio/Celeste. o Proprietary symbols for distinctively Costa Rican attractions like zip-line and hanging bridge canopy tours, butterfly gardens, waterfall rappelling, rain forest horseback rides, SCUBA, deep sea fis...
- Brand: Unknown
- ASIN: 097637336X
DK Eyewitness Travel Guide Costa Rica
DK Eyewitness Travel Guide Costa
DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Costa Rica is your in-depth guide to the very best of this beautiful country.From lush rain forests and sprawling beaches to majestic jaguars and beautiful scarlet macaws, Costa Rica offers travelers a unique and vibrant experience and draws them in with its natural beauty. A 48-page field guide to Costa Rica's varied wildlife and habitats can help you explore and provides detailed information on local species, national parks, and preserves, plus practical tips on how to plan your trip and photograph wildlife.Discover DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Costa Rica. • Detailed itineraries and "don't-miss" destination highlights at a glance. • Illustrated cutaway 3-D drawings of important sights. • Floor plans and guided visitor information for major museums. • Guided walking tours, local drink and dining specialties to try, things to do, and places to eat, drink, and shop by area. • Area maps marked with sights. • Detailed city maps include street finder indexes for easy navigation. • Insights into history and culture to help you understand the stories behind the sights. • Hotel and restaurant listings highlight DK Choice special recommendations. With hundreds of full-color photographs, hand...
- Brand: EYEWITNESS
- ASIN: 1465441158
Costa Rica Adventure Travel Map (Trails Illustrated)
Costa Rica Adventure Travel Map (Trails
• Waterproof • Tear-Resistant • Travel MapCreated in cooperation with Instituto Geografico Nacional, National Geographic's Costa Rica Adventure Map is designed to meet the needs of all adventure travelers in this tropical tourist hotspot. Indexes of towns and protected areas, such as National Wildlife Refuges and Parks, wetlands, nature reserves and other natural attractions as well as pinpointed recreational, ecological, cultural, and historic destinations are combined with the clearly mapped road network of primary and secondary roads, to help you explore on and off the beaten path. Such specialized content, not available on traditional road maps, makes the map the perfect companion to National Geographic's Costa Rica Traveler Guide or any other guidebook.Coverage includes the country in its entirety along with many of its islands including an inset map of Cocos Island (Isla de Coco), the UNESCO World Heritage Site. An inset of capital San Jose, provides in-depth detail of the capital, including notable buildings, churches, embassies, parks and churches. Recreation and adventure activities marked along the country's shorelines including areas for surfing, diving and fishing as well as labeled natural features, such as freshwater and saltwater swamps, mangroves and reefs. ...
- Brand: National Geographic Maps
- ASIN: 1566953146
- UPC: 749717000384
National Geographic: Costa Rica Wall Map - Laminated (38 x 36 inches) (National Geographic Reference Map)
National Geographic: Costa Rica Wall Map - Laminated
National Geographic's map of Costa Rica can be an attractive and functional addition to any room. This comprehensive wall map shows the country in its entirety, including many islands, bordering areas in Panama and Nicaragua, and its stunning Pacific Ocean and Caribbean Sea coastlines. Beautiful shaded relief and vibrant colors depict both topographic and bathymetric features such as mountain ranges, volcanoes, wetlands and coral reefs. Major infrastructure networks, including roads, highways, airports and ferry routes are also clearly labeled. User-friendly indexes list selected towns along with the country's abundant protected areas, such as National Wildlife Refuges and Parks, wetlands and nature reserves. The map is encapsulated in heavy-duty 1.6 mil laminate which makes the paper much more durable and resistant to the swelling and shrinking caused by changes in humidity. Laminated maps can be framed without the need for glass, so the fames can be much lighter and less expensive. Map Scale = 1:441,362Sheet Size = 38" x 36"
- ASIN: 159775112X
- UPC: 749717004924
Costa Rica Dive Map & Pacific Reef Creatures Guide Franko Maps Laminated Fish Card
Costa Rica Dive Map & Pacific Reef Creatures
This colorful guide is perfect for divers and snorkelers! Side One is a mini-map of Costa Rica, with major dive sites located. There is an inset of Isla de Coco. Side Two is a fish identification guide with nearly 100 species of colorful reef creatures found in the waters off Costa Rica's Pacific coast beautifully illustrated. This convenient, waterproof reference is made of hard, laminated plastic with hole for lanyard. 5.5" x 8.5".
- ASIN: 1601904444
Costa Rica Birds of the Nicoya Peninsula and Guanacaste Dry Forest Wildlife Guide (Laminated Foldout Pocket Field Guide to the birds of the Pacific Coast dry forest) (English and Spanish Edition)
Costa Rica Birds of the Nicoya Peninsula and
Highly detailed illustrated guide to the birds you'll find in Costa Rica's in the lowlands along the Pacific Coast, particularly the Nicoya Peninsula and the Guanacaste dry forest. Species are named in English, Spanish, and Latin. The illustrator, Robert Dean, has been living in Costa Rica since the early 1990s and specializes in drawing the birds he observes in the wild every chance he gets. This is a highly portable waterproof full color scientifically reviewed wildlife field guide;.... When folded, the guide is only 3.5" (9cm) by 8.75" (22 cm). It contains twelve 9cm by 22cm "pages" plus front and back cover pages, and when spread is approx. 24" (61cm) by 8.75" (22 cm) Our wildlife guides are the perfect companion if you're a naturalist, bird watcher, or adventure traveler. This is the second edition of this guide. Costa Rica's Pacific coast has so many different species of birds that we ran out of room when revising the first edition (Birds of the Pacific Lowlands and the Pacific Forest) and had to split the birds into two categories. The second edition includes all the dry forest birds that were in the first edition plus quite a few. The Costa Rica Pacific rain forest guide includes all the rain forest birds that were in the first edition plus quite a few.
- ASIN: 1888538546
Michelin Costa Rica Map 804 (Maps/Country (Michelin))
Costa Rica Adventure Set: Travel Map & Wildlife Guide
Costa Rica Adventure Set: Travel Map & Wildlife
The Costa Rica Adventure Set consists of a Pocket Naturalist Guide and National Geographic Map, ideal, lightweight references to take hiking or driving through this spectacular region. Waterford's folding pocket-sized Costa Rica Wildlife guide is a beautifully illustrated reference to over 140 familiar and unique species of animals. National Geographic's Costa Rica Adventure Travel Map is a waterproof, tear-resistant map to the region that provides detailed information on roadways, topography and points of interest.
- ASIN: 1583559078
Costa Rica National Map 804 2018 (MICHELIN NATIONAL MAPS)
Costa Rica National Map 804 2018 (MICHELIN NATIONAL
(Edition updated in 2018), Costa Rica is a rugged, rain forested Central American country with coastlines on the Caribbean and Pacific. Though its capital, San Jose, is home to cultural institutions like the Pre-Columbian Gold Museum, Costa Rica is known for its beaches, volcanoes, and biodiversity. Roughly a quarter of its area is made up of protected jungle, teeming with wildlife including spider monkeys and quetzal birds. MICHELIN National Map Costa Rica will give you an overall picture of your journey thanks to its clear and accurate mapping scale 1:600,000. Includes a City map of San Jose. Our National Map Series will help you easily plan your safe and enjoyable journey thanks to a comprehensive key, a complete name index as well a clever time & distance chart. Michelin's driving information will help you navigate safely in all circumstances. In addition, some MICHELIN National Maps are cross-referenced with the MICHELIN Green Guide highlighting destinations worth stopping for! With MICHELIN National Maps, find more than just your way! MICHELIN NATIONAL MAPS feature: * Up-to-date mapping * A scale adapted to the size of the country * A clear and comprehensive key * Distance and time chart * Place name index * Driving and road safety information * Tourist sights information O...
- ASIN: 2067229435
Green Phoenix: Restoring the Tropical Forests of Guanacaste, Costa Rica
International Travel Maps Costa Rica (English and Spanish Edition)
International Travel Maps Costa Rica (English and Spanish
Mapping Costa Rica was one of the top priorities for ITMB in its earliest days. Kevin Healey slaved away for months and produced one of the loveliest maps ever published. Eventually, some brilliant cartographers transferred all his detail to a digital format and of course we have kept improving the artwork with each new edition. This is still our most popular title, and a tribute to the ongoing efforts of the Costa Ricans who have made their country such a popular travel destination (safe, warm, great food, wonderful beaches, and a way of life we should all emulate. This is our ninth version of Costa Rica and there is not a lot one can say about it. It retains the same iconic cover, the same ISBN, and the same price. The scale is perfect for exploring the country by road, and gas stations in secondary locations are shown, encouraging visitors to explore. All the beaches are named as are major resorts. The road network is shown relative to quality of construction, and the map includes i
- ASIN: 1553412125
- UPC: 815534121202