Urban to Rural, Local to Luxury: How to Spend a Long Weekend in Costa Rica

28 national parks. Five percent of the world’s biodiversity. Active volcanoes, cascading waterfalls, pristine beaches, and a heavily slung-about, impeccably evocative national phrase—”Pura Vida!”—that literally translates as “pure life” but is used to mean everything from “hello!” to “sorry I’m late!” to “wow, that endangered species of bird is pretty!” […]

Original: Forbes Real Time