Costa Rica Travel: What Are the People Like?

Costa Ricans, called Ticos, have a strong sense of nationalism. They take pride in their country’s natural beauty, and in its democracy. While much of Costa Rican culture is distinctly western, Costa Rica is a catholic nation, and is more conservative in many aspects than the United States—it’s important to dress respectfully in all areas except the beach resorts. In addition, it never hurts to learn a few Costa Rican Words and Phrases.

Courtesy of about.com

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