Who is the monetary unit of Costa Rica named after?

Answer The currency of Costa Rica is the colon, which is named after Cristobal Colon (Christopher Columbus), who discovered the country in 1502. The country's name means "rich coast", alluding to the gold... Read More »

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Costa Rica poll: How do Costa Ricans view time and space?

-measure time with clocks...-during work time we work,during social time we go to the clubs,go to the movies,restaurants,parks...-costa ricans live the day,past is very important when it comes to p... Read More »

What is the worth of United States currency converted to Australian currency?

As of April 2010, the exchange rate for the Australian dollar is 1.07356 dollars to 1 United States dollar. For Example 100 U.S. dollars equals about 107.35 Australian dollars. However, exchange ra... Read More »

How far is Hermosa, Costa Rica from Alajuela, Costa Rica?

Via road, the distance between Hermosa and Alajuela, Costa Rica, is 130 miles (210 kilometers). The trip, which travels northwest through such cities as San Jose and Quesada, takes approximately 3 ... Read More »

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