The Instituto Costarricense de Turismo and local firms are exhibiting at the Boston Globe Travel show 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts, and at the Los Angeles Travel & Adventure Show 2014, the institute said. Both events are this weekend.
The eight businesses participating in the Los Angeles show in Long Beach are La Cusinga Lodge, Alamo Rent a Car, Barceló San José Palacio, Hotel Royal Corin, Toyota Rent a car/2 Go Rent a Car, Hotel Parador Resort & Spa, Go Tours and Best Western Jacó Beach, said the tourism institute.
The seven firms exhibiting in Boston are Expediciones Tropicales, Hotel Indigo San José Fórum Costa Rica, Europcar Rent a Car, Doubletree Resort by Hilton Central Pacific, Viaggio Travel, Travel Excellence and also Toyota Rent a car/2 Go Rent a Car, said the institute.
The institute noted that nearly a million visitors from the United States came to Costa Rica last year, including those on cruise ships.
The institute said it expected 28,000 visitors at the Los Angeles show.