Costa Rica Photos

Costa Rica is a Central American country known for its nature reserves.

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Bustling streets outside the post office in San José. Costa Rica.San José post office. Costa Rica.Masks, gourds and other crafts for sale in the craft market in San José. Costa Rica.Hammocks for sale in the craft market in San José. Costa Rica.
Bustling streets outside the post office in San José. Costa Rica.San José post office. Costa Rica.Masks, gourds and other crafts for sale in the craft market in San José. Costa Rica.Hammocks for sale in the craft market in San José. Costa Rica.
Gardens in front of the gate leading to Teatro Nacional in San José. Costa Rica.Teatro Nacional in San José. Costa Rica.Dancers awaiting their cue in San José. Costa Rica.Dancers in colorful dress in San José. Costa Rica.
Gardens in front of the gate leading to Teatro Nacional (National Theater) in San José. Costa Rica.Teatro Nacional (National Theater) in San José. Costa Rica.Dancers awaiting their cue in San José. Costa Rica.Dancers in colorful dress in San José. Costa Rica.
Dancer posing in San José. Costa Rica.Small inn surrounded by flora in San José. Costa Rica.Colorful tile mural depicting old San José located at the Don Carlos Hotel in San José. Costa Rica.Interior of Don Carlos Hotel in San José. Costa Rica.
Dancer posing in San José. Costa Rica.Small inn surrounded by flora in San José. Costa Rica.Colorful tile mural depicting old San José located at the Don Carlos Hotel in San José. Costa Rica.Interior of Don Carlos Hotel in San José. Costa Rica.
Stone sculptures, vegetation and birds decorate the interior of the Don Carlos Hotel in San José. Costa Rica.Scarlet macaw at the Don Carlos Hotel in San José. Costa Rica.Northwestern San José skyline seen from the Insurance Building. Costa Rica.Parque España and Casa Amarilla , The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, seen from the Insurance Building in San José. Costa Rica.
Stone sculptures, vegetation and birds decorate the interior of the Don Carlos Hotel in San José. Costa Rica.Scarlet macaw at the Don Carlos Hotel in San José. Costa Rica.Northwestern San José skyline seen from the Insurance Building. Costa Rica.Parque España and Casa Amarilla (Yellow House), The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, seen from the Insurance Building in San José. Costa Rica.
Templo de Música in the center of Parque Morazán in San José. Costa Rica.Family poses with Templo de Música in the center of Parque Morazán in San José. Costa Rica.Insurance Building with Christmas decorations at night seen from Parque Morazán in San José. Costa Rica.Commuter train stopped at the railway station in San José. Costa Rica.
Templo de Música in the center of Parque Morazán in San José. Costa Rica.Family poses with Templo de Música in the center of Parque Morazán in San José. Costa Rica.Insurance Building with Christmas decorations at night seen from Parque Morazán in San José. Costa Rica.Commuter train stopped at the railway station in San José. Costa Rica.
Church in Cartago. Costa Rica.Church in Orosi built in the first half of the 18th century. Costa Rica.Altar of the church in Orosi. Costa Rica.Church in Sarchí. Costa Rica.
Church in Cartago. Costa Rica.Church in Orosi built in the first half of the 18th century. Costa Rica.Altar of the church in Orosi. Costa Rica.Church in Sarchí. Costa Rica.
Decorative oxcart from the oxcart factory in Sarchí. Costa Rica.Bright red oxcart from the oxcart factory in Sarchí. Costa Rica.Geometric shapes adorn this oxcart from the oxcart factory in Sarchí. Costa Rica.View of the Costa Rica countryside near Naranjo. Costa Rica.
Decorative oxcart from the oxcart factory in Sarchí. Costa Rica.Bright red oxcart from the oxcart factory in Sarchí. Costa Rica.Geometric shapes adorn this oxcart from the oxcart factory in Sarchí. Costa Rica.View of the Costa Rica countryside near Naranjo. Costa Rica.
View from the road to Monteverde. Costa Rica.View to Gulf of Nicoya from the road to Monteverde. Costa Rica.Monteverde Lodge in Monteverde. Costa Rica.Banana Quit and a Purple-throated Mountain Gem hummingbird in Monteverde. Costa Rica.
View from the road to Monteverde. Costa Rica.View to Gulf of Nicoya from the road to Monteverde. Costa Rica.Monteverde Lodge in Monteverde. Costa Rica.Banana Quit (left) and a Purple-throated Mountain Gem hummingbird in Monteverde. Costa Rica.
Violet Sabrewing hummingbird resting in Monteverde. Costa Rica.Magenta-throated Woodstar hummingbird sips nectar in Monteverde. Costa Rica.Blue-crowned Mot Mot with tail feathers on thin threads rests on a branch in Monteverde. Costa Rica.Owl Butterfly rests in the Monteverde butterfly farm. Costa Rica.
Violet Sabrewing hummingbird resting in Monteverde. Costa Rica.Magenta-throated Woodstar hummingbird sips nectar in Monteverde. Costa Rica.Blue-crowned Mot Mot with tail feathers on thin threads rests on a branch in Monteverde. Costa Rica.Owl Butterfly rests in the Monteverde butterfly farm. Costa Rica.
Morpho Butterfly on a leaf in Monteverde butterfly farm. Costa Rica.Waterfall runs through the Cloud Forest in Monteverde. Costa Rica.Dense brush in the Cloud Forest, Monteverde. Costa Rica.View of Santa Rosa National Park. Costa Rica.
Morpho Butterfly on a leaf in Monteverde butterfly farm. Costa Rica.Waterfall runs through the Cloud Forest in Monteverde. Costa Rica.Dense brush in the Cloud Forest, Monteverde. Costa Rica.View of Santa Rosa National Park. Costa Rica.
Azure-hooded Jay in Santa Rosa National Park. Costa Rica.Iguana hiding in the grass at Santa Rosa National Park. Costa Rica.Iguana holding onto a branch in Santa Rosa National Park. Costa Rica.Sandy beach at Santa Rosa National Park. Costa Rica.
Azure-hooded Jay in Santa Rosa National Park. Costa Rica.Iguana hiding in the grass at Santa Rosa National Park. Costa Rica.Iguana holding onto a branch in Santa Rosa National Park. Costa Rica.Sandy beach at Santa Rosa National Park. Costa Rica.
Brown Pelicans dive into the water at Panama Beach. Costa Rica.Herd of local variety of cattle near Liberia. Costa Rica.Cattle grazing in Arenal. Costa Rica.Oxcart as transport near Liberia. Costa Rica.
Brown Pelicans dive into the water at Panama Beach. Costa Rica.Herd of local variety of cattle near Liberia. Costa Rica.Cattle grazing in Arenal. Costa Rica.Oxcart as transport near Liberia. Costa Rica.
Los Héroes Swiss-style hotel and restaurant on Lake Arenal. Costa Rica.View of Lake Arenal and grassy hills. Costa Rica.Arenal volcano viewed overt Lake. Costa Rica.Arenal Volcano Observatory Lodge where tourists can lodge to watch glowing lava at night. Costa Rica.
Los Héroes Swiss-style hotel and restaurant on Lake Arenal. Costa Rica.View of Lake Arenal and grassy hills. Costa Rica.Arenal volcano viewed overt Lake. Costa Rica.Arenal Volcano Observatory Lodge where tourists can lodge to watch glowing lava at night. Costa Rica.
Arenal volcano creates its own cloud. Costa Rica.Volcano letting off smoke with clouds forming above at Arenal. Costa Rica.Puffy clouds high above Lake Arenal seen from the volcano. Costa Rica.Sunset over Lake Arenal. Costa Rica.
Arenal volcano creates its own cloud. Costa Rica.Volcano letting off smoke with clouds forming above at Arenal. Costa Rica.Puffy clouds high above Lake Arenal seen from the volcano. Costa Rica.Sunset over Lake Arenal. Costa Rica.
Flowers at lodge at Selva Verde. Costa Rica.Lodge in Selva Verde. Costa Rica.Unusual flowers in Selva Verde. Costa Rica.Flora at Selva Verde. Costa Rica.
Flowers at lodge at Selva Verde. Costa Rica.Lodge in Selva Verde. Costa Rica.Unusual flowers in Selva Verde. Costa Rica.Flora at Selva Verde. Costa Rica.
White Lined Bats rest Selva Verde. Costa Rica.Rabbit-like Agouti on the forest floor in Selva Verde. Costa Rica.View of forest on road to Poas National Park from North. Costa Rica.Waterfall and bridge on road to Poas. Costa Rica.
White Lined Bats rest Selva Verde. Costa Rica.Rabbit-like Agouti on the forest floor in Selva Verde. Costa Rica.View of forest on road to Poas National Park from North. Costa Rica.Waterfall and bridge on road to Poas. Costa Rica.
Hills near Poas. Costa Rica.View of San José from Poas volcanic National Park. Costa Rica.Meeting of volcanic and clear rivers in Braulio Carrillo National Park. Costa Rica.Banana plantation packing plant in eastern Costa Rica.
Hills near Poas. Costa Rica.View of San José from Poas volcanic National Park. Costa Rica.Meeting of volcanic and clear rivers in Braulio Carrillo National Park. Costa Rica.Banana plantation packing plant in eastern Costa Rica.
Plane preparing for flight to Tortuguero. Costa Rica.Coast seen from air on plane to Tortuguero National Park with airstrip on tip of barrier island. Costa Rica.Tortuguero Lodge, tucked away in dense forest in Tortuguero. Costa Rica.Orchids bloom in Tortuguero. Costa Rica.
Plane preparing for flight to Tortuguero. Costa Rica.Coast seen from air on plane to Tortuguero National Park with airstrip on tip of barrier island. Costa Rica.Tortuguero Lodge, tucked away in dense forest in Tortuguero. Costa Rica.Orchids bloom in Tortuguero. Costa Rica.
Orchid blossoms in Tortuguero. Costa Rica.Lizard blends in with the forest floor in Tortuguero. Costa Rica.Fresh water turtle in Tortuguero. Costa Rica.Yellow-crowned Night Heron flying through the trees in Tortuguero. Costa Rica.
Orchid blossoms in Tortuguero. Costa Rica.Lizard blends in with the forest floor in Tortuguero. Costa Rica.Fresh water turtle in Tortuguero. Costa Rica.Yellow-crowned Night Heron flying through the trees in Tortuguero. Costa Rica.
Green Heron on a branch above the water in Tortuguero. Costa Rica.Howler Monkey hiding in the trees in Tortuguero. Costa Rica.Howler Monkey jumping through the trees in Tortuguero. Costa Rica.Little Blue Heron in Tortuguero. Costa Rica.
Green Heron on a branch above the water in Tortuguero. Costa Rica.Howler Monkey hiding in the trees in Tortuguero. Costa Rica.Howler Monkey jumping through the trees in Tortuguero. Costa Rica.Little Blue Heron (immature) in Tortuguero. Costa Rica.
Little Blue Heron and Northern Jacana in Tortuguero. Costa Rica.Snowy Egret in Tortuguero. Costa Rica.Snowy Egret balances on a branch above the water in Tortuguero. Costa Rica.Yellow-crowned Night Heron in Tortuguero. Costa Rica.
Little Blue Heron (immature) and Northern Jacana in Tortuguero. Costa Rica.Snowy Egret in Tortuguero. Costa Rica.Snowy Egret balances on a branch above the water in Tortuguero. Costa Rica.Yellow-crowned Night Heron in Tortuguero. Costa Rica.
Sunset above the tree line in Tortuguero. Costa Rica.Flock of Snowy Egrets on the shore south of Tortuguero on the boat ride out. Costa Rica.Crocodile hiding in the grass seen from a boat departing Tortuguero. Costa Rica.Two-toed Sloth in the branches in the eastern farm country of Costa Rica.
Sunset above the tree line in Tortuguero. Costa Rica.Flock of Snowy Egrets on the shore south of Tortuguero on the boat ride out. Costa Rica.Crocodile hiding in the grass seen from a boat departing Tortuguero. Costa Rica.Two-toed Sloth in the branches in the eastern farm country of Costa Rica.
Two-toed sloth hanging from the branches in the eastern farm country of Costa Rica.


Two-toed sloth hanging from the branches in the eastern farm country of Costa Rica.



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