Author(s): Christopher Baker
This lavishly illustrated DK "Eyewitness" guide will make sure your trip to Costa Rica is nothing but dazzling, with 3D aerial views, cutaways and floorplans of all the major sites and dedicated pages to the country's abundance of flora and fauna, national parks and volcanoes. This work helps you sample the flavour of the country region by region, with full-colour detailed maps of towns and comprehensive expert listings of the best bars, restaurants and hotels, and find out all you need to know about sights, beaches, markets and festivals; from the exotic nightlife of San Jose to the mysterious cloud forests of Monteverde. Add to this, essentials on the many sports and outdoor activities on offer, and introductions to some of the most interesting canopy tours in the Costa Rican Rainforest, and you really can't go wrong.
A pleasurable read with ravishing photography plus maps and plans of supreme quality. The Observer