In Latin America, Costa Rica has become a role model for balancing tourism and its impact on the environment.
Consultants said that Costa Rica’s country brand is well-established and enjoys an excellent reputation worldwide.
Solís accompanied his message with a brief piano interpretation of “City of Stars” the main song of the "La La Land's” soundtrack, also nominated as Best Original Song.
Budget airlines launched operations with flights between Costa Rica's capital San José and destinations in Guatemala and Panama.
La Plaza de la Cultura, one of San José's landmarks, is undergoing renovation to fix leaks into the museums below and make the plaza more attractive.
Keylor Navas is the star of a new advertising campaign from the Costa Rican Tourism Board that that seeks to draw more European tourists here.
The most recent cruise ship season at the Caribbean port of Limón officially ended Friday with a total of 107 cruise ship arrivals from October to March, a nearly 60 percent increase over the previous season, the Atlantic Port Authority's (JAPDEVA) reported.
Costa Rica's Caribbean port of Limón attracted nearly 60 cruise ships in the first few months of the season. The government hopes the port's recent designation as a boarding spot will boost the industry.