Around the world in 182 days: Costa Rica

A model for sustainability, social investment and peace. Pavilion of Costa Rica at EXPO 2020 in Dubai, UAE.


November 2021


Commiting to a better future. Walk through Costa Rica’s history and how we’ve built our path together to a more sustainable future. Discover how our pura vida lifestyle meets our green mentality to work on a better future to all.

Costa Rica – quick facts:

  • Traded guns for books. We abolished our army in 1948.
  • Green energy. More than 98% of our energy comes from renewable resources.
  • Pura Vida lifestyle. We will greet you with a ‘Pura vida!’, the phrase that distinguishes us around the world.

In the Costa Rica Pavilion:

  • An agile and colorful display of images matched with sounds and scents of the tropical forest.
  • Discover an open, tolerant, creative and happy society.
  • Be inspired to fight climate change and find renewable solutions.

Ξ EXPO 2020 Dubai webpage


EXPO 2020 Dubai – Costa Rica Pavilion

∇ Location: view on Google Maps (Mobility District)

Ξ EXPO 2020 Dubai webpage


See also:

Around the world in 182 days | EXPO monochrome | Eat at EXPO | All posts about EXPO 2020 Dubai


UAE on 40thousandkm.com Dubai on 40thousandkm.com | EXPO 2020 Dubai on 40thousandkm.com | Costa Rica on 40thousandkm.com

© Agata Ziz • All photos were taken by me • All rights reserved

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