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Costa Rica
   has this flag:   

This is the only Central American flag with a red stripe
CR
   is the international car registration for   
Costa Rica
Costa Rica
   has the capital   
San Jose
In 1823 the city had become the capital of the newly independent country -- this came after a brief civil war over whether to remain independent (a view backed by residents of San José and Alajuela) or become a part of the Mexican empire (supported by the citizens of Cartago and Heredia). Following the victory of those favoring independence, the capital was moved from Cartago to San José.
Spanish
   is an official language of   
Costa Rica
.cr
   internet domain is used by   
Costa Rica
Costa Rica
   has the anthem   
Noble Patria, Tu Hermosa Bandera
Noble Fatherland, Your Beautiful Flag
Costa Rica
   is governed by a   
Presidential Republic
President Óscar Arias
   is Head of State of   
Costa Rica
Playa Flamingo
   is a beach in   
Costa Rica
Playa Hermosa
   is a beach in   
Costa Rica
Guanacaste Province
Costa Rica
   is situated in   
Central America
Costa Rica
   gained independence in   
1821
15 September. Spain
Costa Rica
   has the national flower   
The Guaria Morada Orchid
Nicaragua
   lies to the north of   
Costa Rica
Costa Rica
   is the site of   
Talamanca Range-La Amistad Reserves / La Amistad National Park
Costa Rica
   is the site of   
Area De Conservación Guanacaste
Costa Rica
   is the location of   
Braulio Carrillo National Park
Costa Rica
   is the location of   
Chirripo National Park
Costa Rica
   is the location of   
Corcovado National Park
Costa Rica
   is the location of   
Guanacaste National Park
Costa Rica
   is the location of   
Irazu Volcano National Park
Costa Rica
   is the location of   
Las Baulas National Marine Park
Costa Rica
   is the location of   
Manuel Antonio National Park
Costa Rica
   is the location of   
Palo Verde National Park
Costa Rica
   is the location of   
Piedras Blancas National Park
Costa Rica
   is the location of   
Poas Volcano National Park
Costa Rica
   is the location of   
Tortuguero National Park
Costa Rica
   is the location of   
Turrialba Volcano National Park
Papagayo
   blows through   
Costa Rica
An occasional wind
Costa Rica
   has a motto   
¡Vivan Siempre El Trabajo Y La Paz!
Long live work and peace!
Costa Rica
   calls its legislative assembly   
Asamblea Legislativa
San Marcos Di Tarrazu
   is grown in   
Costa Rica
Tres Rios
   is grown in   
Costa Rica
Alajuela
   is grown in   
Costa Rica
Heredia
   comes from   
Costa Rica
Juan Santamaría
   International Airport is in   
San José, Costa Rica
It is named after Costa Rica’s National Hero
La Fuente
   is grown in   
Costa Rica
Colombian Scorpion
   is found in   
Costa Rica
Tityus pachyurus
Isla Del Caño Lighthouse
   is located in   
Costa Rica
Isla del Caño
Costa Rica
   has the time zone   
UTC-6
Air Force of Costa Rica
   is   

Costa Rica
   has this coat of arms   

Nicoya Peninsula
   is located in   
Costa Rica
Costa Rica
   is   

Casado
   comes from   
Costa Rica
Also: Gallo Pinto
Gallo Pinto
   comes from   
Costa Rica
Also: Casado
Cartago
   was formerly the capital of   
Costa Rica
Moved to San José, 1562 - 1823
Costa Rica shares borders with 2 other countries.
Nicaragua, Panama






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