SAN JOSE, Costa Rica, August 9, 2010 – The Costa Rica Tourism Board has announced the launch of its official Visit Costa Rica Facebook, Twitter and YouTube channels, aimed at catering to the increasing demand for information about this small and peaceful Central American country. Through its new social media platforms, Costa Rica hopes to bring the experience a little closer to home for the more than one million visitors the country receives every year from North America and to those who are simply interested in learning more about the country and its tourism offerings.
With over 145 million Facebook users in the United States and Canada alone, the initiation of social media for Costa Rica …