The rainy season (public relations people like to call it the green season) will conclude within the next month or so in Costa Rica. That's good news in a place where most of the main attractions are outdoor activities like canopy tours and volcano hikes. Costa Rica is not the cheapest Central American country to visit, but with some planning you can make a budget travel excursion to this gorgeous and fascinating country. Take a look at 20 illustrated tips for saving money on Costa Rica vacations. It's not an exhaustive list by any means, but it should jump-start your planning and dreaming about a great budget trip.