But even more, it is a land that consistently ranks high in the Happy Planet Index, even coming in at number one two years in a row.
It is a country without a standing military and is home to the United Nations University for Peace.
Velez allegedly told the police officer to meet him at a motel where they would have sex with the children.
He then drove to a motel in Stafford, where he was met by police and arrested.
When people think of Costa Rica they picture its toucans, monkeys, volcanoes, and pristine beaches with amazing surfing locations up and down the coasts.
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It is a country so extraordinarily rich in biodiversity that eco-tourism is naturally a large part of it’s economy.
The wonders of the natural world thrive here, giving tourists to this land the opportunity to connect with the best nature has to offer.
But there is one option available to the tourist (and to locals alike) that you won’t see advertised in glossy brochures with the ubiquitous green frog stamped in the corner.
Don’t be alarmed; sexual tourism isn’t the seedy underbelly of Costa Rica. How big a part of the economy it is, it’s difficult to say.