Costa Rica is considered the “Switzerland” of Latin America. Even though Costa Rica is still relatively undiscovered, it’s reputation for ecology, preservation, safety, central location and high level of education has attracted over 1 million American, Canadian and German investors, and visitors in 2009.
Costa Rica is an extremely attractive location due to closeness and 42% visitors from the U.S. with an additional 43% of Europeans visitors.
The diversity of activities and new hotel developments increased the interest in Costa Rica tourism. Costa Rica is like a very large National Park, with major volcanoes, white water rafting, birds, flora, fauna and lovely beaches, surfing and one of the best fishing in the world.
Miami being just 2:20 hours away is a major advantage compared to other resort destinations. Costa Rica tourism has doubled in the last 10 years and presently major corporations, developers and hotels such a 5 stars Four Seasons Hotel and the Marriott are investing in Costa Rica.