Earth Day is the well-deserved celebration of our amazing planet. It is a day to reflect on all aspects of our Earth and to appreciate all that it does for us as humans. All around the world, people often take the time to immerse themselves in nature on Earth Day and connect with their environment. We may be a bit biased, but we believe there is no better place to celebrate our planet than from one of the most breathtaking places on it, Costa Rica.
Costa Rica is home to some of the most incredible and unique flora and fauna our incredible Earth has to offer. With countless National Reserves, impeccable beaches, towering volcanoes, dense green rainforests, and more animal species than you can imagine, Costa Rica is truly one of the most magical places in the world.
Not only is this country stunning, but it has also made immense steps towards making the nation more eco-friendly. Ranked at number 2 in the world for environmental sustainability, this tiny country is making a big difference. This title is owed to the large portion of energy that is derived from renewable energy sources, with 75.9% from hyrdroelectric power and 17.7% from other renewable sources like wind and solar power! Overall, this Central American country is making sure they protect their unrivaled nature and our remarkable planet.
If you are not in tropical Costa Rica today, that’s okay! You are still an inhabitant of this planet, so take some time to get outside and appreciate beauty of your home. Make decisions to better not only your life, but the life of our Earth!