The U.S. news website Time has included Costa Rica as part of its World's Greatest Places 2021 list.
Costa Rica welcomed more than 117,000 international travelers at its airports in June, the largest single-month figure since March 2020.
In this final article in the series that looks at Covid-19 and the hospitality industry in Costa Rica, I will look at a brighter future for hotels and the hospitality industry
It has been like living through a slow motion train wreck. The name of the train was Covid-19.
Costa Rica welcomed more than 90,000 international travelers in May, the largest single-month figure since March 2020.
Tourism is one of Costa Rica’s principal economic drivers. Before the pandemic, it contributed to 8.2% of the country’s gross domestic product.
Costa Rica promoted itself as a Sustainable Tourist Sanctuary during the final of the Copa del Rey soccer match between Barcelona and Athletic Bilbao.