Costa Rica is an amazing country filled with locations that will add production value to your project. The total area of this country is 19653 square miles. From all the cardinal points, North to South and East to West, the longest distance is only 200 miles. In that little portion of land it has it all: rivers, mountains and volcanoes, incredible beaches, dense jungles, lakes and more.
This country is frequently referred to as ¨the Switzerland of Central America¨, because of its comfortable lifestyle, peaceful democracy and natural beauty. The country covers only 0.03% of the Earth´s surface, Costa Rica has approximately 4.5% of the world´s bio diversity. Costa Rica´s system of National Parks and Reserves protects about 25% of the country, a percentage that sits among the highest in the world.
It is also a country dedicated to tourism, so it´s hotel infrastructure is remarkable even in the wildest areas. This tiny and gorgeous nation draws 1.5 million visitors every year.
Well known for it´s years of continuous democracy, Costa Rica is a safe to work and travel in Central America. It counts with the longest democracy in Latin America, of more than 60 years. In 1984, president José Figueres Ferrer abolished the guard forces. The budget previously dedicated to the military is now invested in security, education and culture. Unlike many other countries of Central America, Costa Rica has not endured civil war since 1948.
This is why Costa Rica has been chosen as a destination for feature films, commercials, tv shows and music videos from all around the world. Have a look at the possible locations .