Renowned beaches, spectacular flora and fauna, the Amazon rainforest, the Galapagos Islands, Mayan ruins, and Machu Picchu are all part of the recreational, historic, and eco- tourism.
Costa Rica is Spanish for “rich coast”, an appropriate name for a country with such biodiversity.
This Land of Lakes and Volcanoes has fourteen crater lakes, more than any other country, and seventeen volcanos, all in a row, eight of which are active.
The first thing we noticed when we entered the Grand Lobby of Cunard’s Queen Elizabeth was the sweeping staircase and impressive two-story marquetry mural of a cruise liner. The exotic veneers and Art Deco details reminded us of our pre-cruise stay aboard the legendary Queen Mary, which was renowned for its exotic woods from throughout the British empire.