Costa Rica Sportfishing Ranks in the top 10

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Flamingo Towers (an ECI Development project) perched cliffside overlooking the Pacific Ocean, is conveniently nestled in the heart of some of the top sports fishing in the world.

According to Nature.org, Costa Rica continues to be ranked in the top 10 places in the world for sport fishing. It has 3.5% of all marine species living in its waters and has such a range of diversity of their marine eco systems and waterscapes.

For the experienced to the beginner fisherman, Costa Rica has easy access to both the Caribbean ocean and the Pacific ocean. The Caribbean side offers fantastic fly fishing for tarpon, permit and bonefish while the central pacific coast boast world record deep sea sport fishing. In fact, the offshore areas of Flamingo, Brasilito and more have held 508 IGFA (international game and fish assoc) records and have 208 still standing.

Blue Marlin, the coveted fighter and apex predator is just one of the many species that ply these crystal blue waters. They, along with sail fish, tuna, dorado, wahoo and rooster fish (to name a few), take advantage of the underwater continental shelf that forces up welling and thus the smaller bait fish to the surface. Naturally, predators follow.

Purchasing a condominium at Flamingo Towers (www.flamingotowers.com) will put you in the heart of one of the most exciting sports in the world. Accessible right out your front door!

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