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Explore Castro in Costa Rica.

Castro in the region of Alajuela is located in Costa Rica - some 42 mi (or 68 km) North-West of San José, the country's capital city.

Map of the area of Castro in Costa Rica

Time in Castro is now 08:45 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named "America / Costa Rica" with an UTC offset of -6 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Tegucigalpa, Managua, León, Zapote, Tapezco or David. Since you are here already, consider visiting Vieja, Tigra, Santa Rita, Santa Clara, San Pedro and Florencia. We saw some hobby films in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

25°C / 77 °F Light rain
Morning Temperature 20°C / 68 °F
Evening Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Night Temperature 19°C / 67 °F
Chance of rainfall 1%
Air Humidity 74%
Air Pressure 945.6 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 48% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Tuesday, 19th of December 2017
Light rain, calm, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 28°C (82 °F)
Night: 20°C (67 °F)
Wednesday, 20th of December 2017
Moderate rain, calm, few clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 25°C (77 °F)
Night: 19°C (67 °F)
Thursday, 21st of December 2017
Heavy intensity rain, calm, broken clouds.
Heavy intensity rain Day: 22°C (71 °F)
Night: 19°C (67 °F)

Videos

Costa Rica Secret Places

02:54 min ( December 23, 2008 by Michael Alan D'Angelo)
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There's a lot of cool places to go in Costa Rica that may not be mentioned in the travel books, like frommers and lonely planet. Check out this video. For more helpful travel information on Costa Rica...

Arenal Volcano Inn La Fortuna Costa Ri...

02:24 min ( October 14, 2008 by greenstoneadventures)
Views: 5,016 - Rating: 5/5

Arenal Volcano Inn is a hotel located 6.5 kilometers north of the Catholic Church of La Fortuna Town. It has 15 rooms with excellent view on the Arenal Volcano. Green Stone Adventures is a company ded...


Rain Forest People

09:11 min ( December 01, 2009 by SNAkids)
Views: 36,660 - Rating: 4.56522/5

Meet one of Costa Rica's indigenous peoples, the Maleku. Super Natural Adventures host Michael Jacobus and his classmates bring you along on their field trip

La Fortuna Costa Rica - Saving you CASH ...

03:25 min ( October 10, 2011 by Michael Alan D'Angelo)
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Interesting facts about this location

Estadio Carlos Ugalde Álvarez

Estadio Carlos Ugalde Álvarez is a multi-use stadium in Ciudad Quesada, Costa Rica. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home stadium of Asociacion Deportiva San Carlos. The stadium holds 5,600 people.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 10.37, -84.52 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Football venues in Costa Rica

San Ramón (canton)

San Ramón is the name of the second canton in the province of Alajuela in Costa Rica. The canton covers an area of 1,018.64 square kilometres, and has a population of 72,568 (estimate as of 2003). The capital city of the canton is also called San Ramón. An oddly-shaped canton, San Ramon stretches north through the eastern heights of the Cordillera de Tilarán, looking down on the Central Valley (Valle Central) to its east. The canton forms the border with the province of Guanacaste to the west.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 10.37, -84.52 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Alajuela Province, Cantons of Costa Rica

Alfaro Ruiz (canton)

Zarcero is the name of the 11th canton in the province of Alajuela in Costa Rica. The canton covers an area of 155.13 square kilometres, and has a population of 11,556 (estimate as of 2003). The capital city of the canton is Zarcero. It is a diamond-shaped canton, with the Río Espina (Thornbush River) as the border on the northwest and the southwest sides. The Río Toro (Bull River) forms the southeastern border, and the Río La Vieja (Old Woman River) borders the northeast.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 10.37, -84.52 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Alajuela Province, Cantons of Costa Rica

Central America Volcanic Arc

The Central America Volcanic Arc (often abbreviated to CAVA) is a chain of volcanoes which extends parallel to the Pacific coast line of the Central American Isthmus, from Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica and down to northern Panama. This volcanic arc, which has a length of 1500 km, is formed by an active subduction zone along the western boundary of the Caribbean Plate.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 10.37, -84.52 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Central America Volcanic Arc, Regions of Central America, Volcanic arcs, Volcanic belts, Volcanoes of Costa Rica, Volcanoes of El Salvador, Volcanoes of Guatemala, Volcanoes of Honduras, Volcanoes of Nicaragua, Volcanoes of Panama

Zarcero

Zarcero is the capital city of the canton of Zarcero in the province of Alajuela in Costa Rica. It is also the name of the distrito (district) that includes the city. The district of Zarcero covers an area of 12.01 km², and has a population of 4,277.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 10.37, -84.52 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Costa Rica

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