Worldwide, there are only 5 areas denominated as blue zones, where above-average people get more than 100 years old. These places are not the most developed ones. There might not even be access to developed medicines or the best doctors or infrastructure, they are mostly characterized by simpleness.
Last October 8th as part of the PreCop conference, which brings together around 70 international delegations to discuss and negotiate global climate issues, ARA Tours had the privilege of being awarded as a Carbon Neutrality Plus company, the highest level in this category.
Costa Rica contains almost 6 % of the worlds biodiversity, which makes it to a dream destination to many people of the world. The Corcovado National Park is one of the most famous parks of Costa Rica. It contains 2,5 % of the biodiversity of our planet and was called by National Geographic to be the most biologically intense park of the world. It´s biodiversity is so intense that it also is called the “jewel” of Costa Rica.
Last Saturday, August 31st, a group of ARA Tours staff and neighbors of the Mata Redonda community carried out a cleaning and waste collection work in one part of the María Aguilar River near Calle Morenos in Sabana Sur, San José.
Being consistent with our sustainability programs: Carbon Neutral and Tourism Sustainability Certificate (CST) that encourage companies and encourage their employees to use new forms of mobility, with the aim of reducing the footprint of Co2, ARA Tours has made efforts to boost its employees to develop new healthy habits and count with the urban mobility knowledge offered by the market.
Its privileged location in the middle of the American continent and with 51.100 km2 of territory, which is just 0.03% of the worlds surface, Costa Rica contains 6% of the total biodiversity of our planet. Its natural wealth is mind blowing, back in the day our government realized its value and started to work on its conservation as well as model for sustainable development.
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