Due to its geography and nearly perfect climate, Costa Rica hosts 4% of the world's species, despite being one of the world's smallest countries. It has strict policies supporting sustainability and environmental protection which means plenty of pristine nature to explore. Not to mention, it's ranked as one of the happiest countries in the world.
The journey from your bed to the ocean is about 4 minutes, depending on how groggy you are when you wake up. iX includes a surf lesson or two, after which you'll be good enough to practice on your own, whenever you want.
Snorkel in crystalline waters, surrounded by a diverse array of marine wildlife. If you're lucky, you'll catch a glimpse of sea turtles or a pod of dolphins!
With lush rainforest, coral reefs, and wonderful, warm beaches with beautiful white sand, Manuel Antonio National Park is a hot spot for seeing animals you'll be hard pressed to find elsewhere.