Costa Rica is the top tourist destination for 2011, according to the American travel and tourism company, Apple Vacations. The winners of the people’s choice “Crystal Apple Award” for best Destination 2011, were announced during the 24 Annual Trade Show held at Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois on September 13th.
Costa Rica has it all!
Upon awarding Costa Rica “The Crystal Apple,” people’s choice award for best destination 2011 Apple Vacations stated, “This eco-friendly dream destination has it all! Hundreds of species of exotic birds and wildlife, cloud and rain forests, rivers running through mountains, stunning waterfalls, gorgeous beaches, 28 national parks and so much more!”
Costa Rica picks up the Crystal Apple award for best destination
The Crystal Apple Award is one of the most coveted honors in the travel industry as they are dependent upon the opinions and experiences of thousands of American vacationers who submit satisfaction questionnaires. Recognized as America’s favorite tour company, Apple has a successful 42 year
trajectory working with tour operators around the world.
Costa Rica’s Tourism Award Cabinet Filling Up
This is not the first time Costa Rica’s popularity as a top and sun vacation has been recognized. Forbes Online awarded Manuel Antonio National Park on the Central Pacific coast of Costa Rica amongst the top 12 most beautiful national parks in the world. Brides Magazine also ranked Costa Rica in the top ten of the best honeymoon destinations. In 2010 the Trip Advisor Travelers Choice awards also recognized Manuel Antonio as one of the best beach and sun vacation destinations in the world.