Female Travelers in Costa Rica
Information for female travelers in Costa Rica. Guides for women traveling to Costa Rica.
There's little reason a levelheaded woman can't travel to the same places as a man, though there can be specific cultural attitudes and etiquette directly related to gender. Sometimes women are victims of crime because they're perceived as softer targets.
Please submit information on known threats for female-travelers in Costa Rica, and how women can stay safe. Tips, tricks, and techniques for Costa Rica are greatly appreciated.
What are some of the dangers for a woman traveling in Costa Rica? Are there any particular things that a female traveler in Costa Rica should do above and beyond what she's already doing elsewhere?