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Can I use my cell phone in Costa Rica?
In case you want to use a cell phone in Costa Rica, you have to bring an UNLOCKED cell phone, and buy a SIM prepaid card at the ICE (the national telecommunications company) booth in the baggage section of the airport (or in a telephone company office in any city around the country). The unlocked cell phone must be a quad-band GSM or 3G handset or at least have an 850 or 1800 mHz band. Most US phones use 950 mHz. Motorola and Sony Ericcson are brands that have models with the right bands. At the airport ICE booth, you can ask for the different SIM prepaid cards they offer and it will be inserted in your handset. Some of them will include internet access.
1. Do I need a passport to go to Costa Rica?
2. Do I need a visa to go to Costa Rica?
3. Can I enter Costa Rica with a one way ticket?
4.Do I need an international driver麓s license to drive in Costa Rica?
5.Can I get married in Costa Rica? What documents do I need?
6.What is the difference between the rain forest and the cloud forest?
7.Is the water drinkable in Costa Rica?
8. Is there a train service in Costa Rica?
9. What is the currency in Costa Rica?
10. Are credit cards accepted in Costa Rica?
11. What kind of inoculations do I have to take to Costa Rica?
12. Do I need an electric adapter for a hair drier?
13. What documents are required to enter with a pet to Costa Rica?
14. How much is the departure tax?
15. How can I get a working visa?
16. How can I apply for legal residency in Costa Rica?
17. Are the national parks wheel chair accessible?
18. Is there a tour operator offering special tours for handicapped people?
19. Is there an American Legion in Costa Rica?
20. If I decided to stay longer, can I get a visa while I am there?
21. What should I bring when going to the rain forest?
22. Are there domestic airlines that travel within the country?
23. What is the sales tax in Costa Rica?
24. What number should I dial in case of emergency?
25. Are there English written newspapers?
26. Where can I practice white water rafting?
27. When do you celebrate Carnivals?
28. Where can egg laying turtles be seen?
29. Which are Costa Rica natural boundaries?
30. How is Costa Rica politically divided?
Can I use my cell phone in Costa Rica?
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