Costa Rica on TV: 3 Different Looks at the Popular Vacation Destination
Over the next few months, Costa Rica will be featured in several worldwide travel and tourism television programs. With more television documentaries about Costa Rica airing throughout June and July, many would agree that this Central American country continues to be a popular choice for worldwide vacationers.
Speaking on behalf of the Marketing Department of the Costa Rica Tourism Institute (I.C.T), Maria Amalia Revelo said this represents a great opportunity for national tourism, a window through which more than fifty countries around the world can learn more about Costa Rica.
- 5 Takes – Latin America
Program will air throughout June 2011 on the Travel and Living Channel.
Originally aired in 2007 in the U.S, this program documents the week-long vacation experience of five travel journalists who come to Costa Rica. The popularity of this Central American tourist destination has inevitably encouraged television programmers to re-run this still-relevant travel and tourism program. Amongst the many activities enjoyed, travel journalists learnt how to surf and took a canopy tour.
After completing her trip to Costa Rica, one of the travel journalists concluded that she was a little apprehensive about travelling to such a popular tourist destination but was pleasantly surprised. Her fellow traveler agreed that Costa Rica has something for everyone, “From the rainforest, cloud forest, beaches, extreme sporting activities and natural beauty, Costa Rica has it all”
- Verano Telehit 2011
Programs will air throughout June and July 2011 in Mexico, U.S, Latin America and Europe
Six programs about the main tourist attractions of Costa Rica will be shown in Mexico, the U.S, Latin America, and Europe. Each 26 minute program outlines the main tourist attractions, adventure trips and natural beauty of the country. A thirty-strong team of Telehit presenters and film crew were in Costa Rica from the 6th to the 13th of June of 2011, travelling to more than 40 destinations throughout the country, including the Teatro Nacional in San Jose, the Arenal Volcano in La Fortuna, Guanacaste beaches, Manuel Antonio, the Caribbean, Turrialba and Sarapiqui.
- Costa Rica, Green safe and fun!
This half an hour long program will be shown throughout June and July on HBO family. Please check your local listings.
“Costa Rica, Green Safe and Fun” is a 30 minute HBO program that showcases why Costa Rica is a top beach vacation destination. “Costa Rica, Green Safe and Fun” is a well put together family eco adventure documentary that guides you around the most popular tourist hotspots, including the award winning Manuel Antonio National Park.