Fodor's Essential Costa Rica 2020

Fodor's Essential Costa Rica 2020

Fodor's Travel Guides


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    • New front cover has eye-catching full-bleed images with key selling points on the front
    • New back cover is fully-redesigned
    • Visually focused with more color and images – Better use of full and half-page images throughout with color-coded category icons
    • Other useful features include Great Itineraries, Things You Need to Know Before You Go, the Best Beaches in Costa Rica, the Best Eco-Lodges in Costa Rica, and What to Watch and Read Before You Go
    • “Travel Smart” (logistical planning tips section) has been moved to the front of the book and redesigned to be more infographic in feel
    • Stronger Voice and Opinions give all Fodor's guides more personality. Books are more friendly and conversational in tone, going beyond informational to being inspirational


    • The most-visited destination in Central America, Costa Rica draws Americans for its biodiversity and outdoor adventures, including ziplining, surfing, and hiking around volcanoes.

    • According to the World Travel & Tourism Council, tourism in Costa Rica is projected to grow by 5% to 5.4 million by 2028.

    • Costa Rica was on Bloomberg’s Where to go in 2019 list

    • Focused coverage on only the best places so travelers can make the most out of their limited time.

    • Carefully vetted recommendations for all types of establishments and price points.

    • Shortened reviews presented with brevity and focus.

Please see additional key selling points in the book main description.