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Travel Trivia January

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1. What country boasts 5% of the planets biodiversity, but only .03% of its surface? 

2. This country ranks #1 in the Happy Planet Index.

3. Add the missing volcano to complete the list of three most active in this country: Poas, Irazu, ___? 



 

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Q: What country boasts 5% of the planets biodiversity, but only .03% of it's surface?

A: Cost Rica is our spotlight in this month's travel trivia. Famous for incredible nature and wildlife, Costa Rica is also a world leader in conservation and sustainable travel. 25% of Costa Rica is currently dedicated to National Parks, which serve to protect its many thousands of plant and animal species.


Q: This country ranks #1 in the Happy Planet Index.

A: Costa Rica is also famous for its "Pura Vida" philosophy. Roughly translated as "Simple Life" it's permates the national culture, which values family, community, and staying active. Costa Ricans are widely considered some of the happiest people on earth - and when you visit it's not hard to see why! See Costa Rica Tours...

 
Q: Add the missing volcano to complete the list of three most active in this country: Poas, Irazu, ___?   

A: Arenal! Costa Rica is home to over 200 areas with volcanic formations, dating back 65 million years. This includes 61 dormant volcanos. Arenal is perhaps the most famous of Costa Rica's active volcanos.  

 

 

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