You’ve booked your flight. You’re pumped. The dream vacation to Costa Rica is all you could think about lately. You’ve arrived at the airport, but, wait there is something wrong, your flight is headed for California and not the San Jose you had been planning to visit.
Plam trees in San Jose, California
Another common confusion is San Juan, Puerto Rico with San Jose, Costa Rica.
If you are among the lucky, you discover the mistake before you board your flight.
San Jose, Costa Rica and San Jose, California are the easily confused airports, a world apart sharing the same city name and in their case a one letter difference in the IATA code.
The mistake is more common than you may think. Worse, the mistake not only made by