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Costa Rica on a Budget

Traveling in Costa Rica on a budget? It’s easy to experience sticker shock when checking into eco-lodges and renting vehicles and booking tours in Costa Rica. Indeed, it is the most expensive country in Central America, thanks to a booming economy and well-developed tourist sector. 

But there are plenty of ways for cost-conscious travelers to save some colones, especially those who are willing to forgo a degree of comfort. As a general rule, do as the Ticos do, seeking out local restaurants, accommodations and attractions.

Here are ten top tips for traveling on a small budget in Costa Rica. Read more at Lonely Planet…