Flag of Costa Rica signifies peace, wisdom and happiness. The red colour in the middle of the flag stands for the blood split by martyrs in defence of the country, as well as the warmth and generosity of the people. The stripes in the flag are in the ratio 1:1:2:1:1.
Country full name - Republic of Costa Rica
Important National Days - Independence Day: 15th SeptemberThe day commemorates the independence of the entire Central America from Spain that took place in 1821.
Provinces - San José Province, Heredia Province, Alajuela Province, Cartago Province, Puntarenas Province, Guanacaste Province, Limón Province.
Capital City - San Jose
Continent - North America
Currency - Costa Rican colón (CRC)
Primary Languages -Spanish, English & West Indian Creole
Time-Zone - "UTC−6 (CST)"
ISO CODE - CRI, CRC
Country Code - 506
Area Covered - 51,100 sq km
Neighbouring Countries - Panama, Nicaragua, Dominica, Jamaica
National Mapping Agency - Instituto Geográfico Nacional
Did you Know? - The Costa Rican currency is as vibrant as its terrain. The biodiversity of Costa Rica is something one can never run out as it contains 5% of the world's biodiversity. Presently, there are 5 active volcanoes that are equally spectacular.
Costa Rica Map
This Costa Rica map is a richly detailed rendering of one of Central America's greatest treasures. From its northern savannahs and plains to lush forests and pristine jungle-lined beaches, Costa Rica's beauty and diversity beckon the adventure traveler. The map also includes boundaries and information for National Parks, protected areas, marine sanctuaries, and more.
The map looks plain with minimalistic use of colors and high-end detailing. Place names, capitals, towns and cities are precisely labelled. A narrow decorative border around the map makes it ideal for home and office decor. You can order the map in different finishes, in 38 x 36 inches.
Costa Rica – a sovereign state is a unitary presidential constitutional republic. Considered for its long-standing democracy & highly educated workforce, Costa Rica is known for its dynamic sectors like its budget on education. It also has a favourable share in the country’s Human Development Index along with a progressive environmental policy.
|POD Size||38 x 36 inches|
|Publisher Name||National Geographic|