Central Valley

Central Valley As Costa Rica’s main point of entry, the Central Valley offers visitors easy access to a wide variety of cultural and natural attractions. From emerald green rainforests to colonial landmarks, concerts and theatre – the Valley has it all! Nestled within the valley’s verdant hills and mountains, San José, Costa Rica’s sprawling capital … Read more

Southern Caribbean

Southern Caribbean Extending southward from Moín to the mouth of the Río Sixaola, the Caribbean’s southern half has a much more irregular coastline which features several picturesque inlets and Costa Rica’s largest coral reef. This palm-fringed stretch of coastline includes scenic tropical beaches, charming towns, and well-developed tourism infrastructure. Idyllic beaches and the turquoise Caribbean … Read more

Northern Caribbean Costa Rica

Northern Caribbean Extending from Moín, north of Limón, to the mouth of the Río San Juan on the Nicaraguan border, the North Caribbean zone is a land of lush lowlands, banana plantations and open coastline with extensive beaches, dark sand, and strong surf. This province’s geographic and climatic characteristics provide for extraordinary scenic and biological … Read more

The Universe is a Big Place

Our Universe May Be One Of Many The Universe is all of space and time (spacetime) and its contents, which includes planets, moons, stars, galaxies, the contents of intergalactic space and all matter and energy. While the size of the entire Universe is still unknown, it is possible to measure the observable universe. The earliest … Read more