What is the typical flower of Costa Rica?

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Costa Rica's national flower, the guaria morada (Guarianthe skinneri), is an exquisite orchid known for its purple hues and diamond-like shimmer. The plant, which blooms from January through April, was designated as Costa Rica's national flower on June 15, 1939.
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How long to get a divorce in Costa Rica if live in Costa Rica?

4 years Dear Sir: The citizenship of the parties is not relevant, you can present a divorce case as long as you bring to your country the proper documents, (the marriage certificate in this case) duly legalized, in order to be recognized by the local authorities. For instance, if you got married (MORE)

Where is Costa Rica?

Costa Rica is in Central America, bordered by Nicaragua to thenorth, Panama to the east and south, the Pacific Ocean to the westand south and the Caribbean Sea to the east. It is between 90degrees west and 75 degrees west. Also between the equator and 15degrees north.

Is marijuana legal in Costa Rica?

HEY!!! bro, SURE COME TO COSTA RICA, VERRY GOOD WEED HERE MAN!!! I LOVE COSTA RICA one 8 in $20 ----------- JOJOJO and good girls!!! 1 Oz in $60 (h)

What is the religion in Costa Rica?

The primary and official religion of Costa Rica is RomanCatholicism although many other religions have adherents among thepopulation and religious freedom is guaranteed in the constitution.

What does the flag of Costa Rica mean?

Costa Rican flag has 3 colors, it was inspired directly from the flag of France. The blue color represents the blue sky, the white color represents the peace, and finally, the red color represents the blood of the people who fought for the country.

What are jobs in Costa Rica?

there are a lot of jobs in Costa Rica but here are some examples:Real Estate,Office,Shops,Cooking,Internet,Business or Trade.

Why is Costa Rica called Costa Rica?

Costa Rica means Rich Coast in Spanish, because the spanierds thought there was a wealth of gold when they first landed in Costa Rica. Because it means Rich Coast and Costa Rica consider themselves a rich coast because it is a perfect weather to grow many veggies and fruits/coffee. Because it means (MORE)

What is Costa Rica by?

\nCosta Rica is by Panama and Nicaragua. It is also near Honduras and El Salvador. For a better visual image go here: http://www.nationsonline.org/mapscentral_america_map_855.jpg

How long to get a divorce in Costa Rica if you live in Costa Rica?

generally speaking Costa Rica does not grant divorces prior to the third anniversary of your wedding date. there are exceptions but they are very difficult to pursue. the overwhelming majority of people who are married and seek a divorce usually wait until the 3 year mark to begin divorce proceeding (MORE)

How is Costa Rica?

It is a beautiful place to visit. There are lots of tropical plants and wild animals, farms and mountains. There are many active volcanoes there and people live very naturaly.

How do you get to Costa Rica?

Miami to San Jose, Costa Rica is about 2:45 hrs flight. There are also direct flights from Dallas, Los Angeles, New York, Atlanta and other major cities from US.

Who was the President of Costa Rica in 2010?

Oscar Arias Sanchez was President of Costa Rica from 1986 May 8 to 1990 May 8, and again for a second term of 2006 May 8 to 2010 May 8. During his first term in power, he won the Nobel Peace prize for his efforts to end civil wars in neighbouring Central America countries. Laura Chinchilla is (MORE)

What is the moto for Costa Rica?

There is no official motto, but many would say it is "Pura Vida." Literally "Pure Life" it generally means "cool" or wonderful or great. If it were up to me, I'd pick the slogan "More Teachers than Soldiers," which is a slogan used to promote Costa Rica, and which indicates why Costa Rica is such a (MORE)

What country is Costa Rica?

Costa Rica, or more formally, La Republica de Costa Rica, is its own country. It is a Presidential Republic in Central America between Nicaragua and Panama.

What is the clothing like in Costa Rica?

Clothing in Costa Rica is divided in two categories 1. traditional dress for women a long colorful skirt and a white sleeveless blouse with a wide ruffle that falls over the shoulders placed around the neck accessory common in Costa Rica is a flower over one ear for men a long white blouse and pant (MORE)

Opiates in Costa Rica pharmacy?

You have to get a prescription for opiates, barbiturates, etc. But pretty much anything else you can get over-the-counter at a farmacia. The only place I know of where my friend who broke his leg could get a prescription for hydrocodone was in San Jose.

Where in this entire world is Costa Rica?

Costa Rica is located in Central America within the latitude and longitude of 10° 00' N, 84 º 00' W. Costa Rica is situated in the north- western hemisphere. It is between Panama and Nicaragua

What are schools like in Costa Rica?

The Internet says the schools there are great,but in fact it is the opposite.Costa Ricans learn nothing in school,the school system in very loose and is not strict at all.

What are the names of the rainforests in Costa Rica?

Arenal Volcano National Park Barbilla National Park Barra Honda National Park Braulio Carrillo National Park Cahuita National Park Carara National Park Chirripó National Park Cocos Island National Park Corcovado National Park Diria National Park Guanacaste National Park Iraz (MORE)

Who was the President of Costa Rica in 2008?

Oscar Arias Sanchez was President of Costa Rica in 2008. He was president from 1986 May 8 to 1990 May 8, and again for a second term of 2006 May 8 to 2010 May 8. During his first term in power, he won the Nobel Peace Prize (1997) for his efforts to end civil wars in neighbouring Central America cou (MORE)

Who was the President of Costa Rica in 2007?

Oscar Arias Sanchez was President of Costa Rica in 2007. He was president from 1986 May 8 to 1990 May 8, and again for a second term of 2006 May 8 to 2010 May 8. During his first term in power, he won the Nobel Peace Prize (1997) for his efforts to end civil wars in neighbouring Central America cou (MORE)

Who was the President of Costa Rica in 1987?

Oscar Arias Sanchez was President of Costa Rica in 1987. He was president from 1986 May 8 to 1990 May 8, and again for a second term of 2006 May 8 to 2010 May 8. During his first term in power, he won the Nobel Peace Prize (1997) for his efforts to end civil wars in neighbouring Central America cou (MORE)

Where is Costa Rica in South America?

It is actually in 'Central America' and is found north of Panama and south of Nicaragua (the pacific ocean on the west-coast and the Caribbean sea on the east-coast) hope that helped!

Who elects the President in Costa Rica?

The President of Costa Rica is elected by all voters in direct presidential elections. If one candidate receives a majority of more than 40% of the vote in the first round, they are declared the winner. Otherwise, there is a run-off election with the top two candidates.

What can you do in Costa Rica?

There are many volcanos and animal rescue centers. If you go to Montezuma there's lots of surfing and snorkeling also Indiana Horse Tours is a place to horse back riding and Escuela Futuro Verde is a school to volunteer at. There is also Montezuma Yoga if yoga is what your looking for or La Gelateri (MORE)

What types of industries does Costa Rica have?

Costa Rica is one of the most industrialized countries in Central America, although industries are predominantly small-scale and primarily involve assembling or finishing imported semifinished components. Of the few larger-scale manufacturing enterprises, the majority are in chemical fertilizers, te (MORE)

Who was Costa Rica colonized by?

Costa Rica was first discovered by Christopher Columbus in 1502 and colonized by the Spanish. Later, for a brief period, Costa Rica was apart of the Mexican Empire.