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Playa Grande Surf Adventure
October 29th, 2015 by Geoff McCabe
Surf Instruction One of the highlights of any trip to this part of Costa rica is a surf adventure at Montezuma's Playa Grande, which is a thirty minute walk north of town. This white sand beach has small, consistent waves without rocks or people to bump into, so it's great for beginners. Intermediate surfers like it too, depending on the waves size,... [read more]

Curu National Park and Beach
September 23rd, 2013 by Anamaya Resort
Playa Curu and National Park A Tropical Cattle Ranch Turned Into a National Wildlife Refuge Curu National Wildlife Refuge is situated on the southern Pacific Coast of Nicoya Peninsula, Costa Rica. The refuge park is famous for its thriving and fantastic flora and fauna, and also includes a cluster of splendid white-sand beaches. Nestled near the town of Curu, west from the road of Paquera,... [read more]

Tortuga Island Snorkeling Trip – Up Close and Personal with Costa Rica’s Marine Wonders
September 23rd, 2013 by Anamaya Resort
Tortuga Island The waters surrounding Costa Rica are home to nearly 7,000 marine species, some 3.5% of the total aquatic life on Earth. Snorkeling through these warm, clear waters is a fabulous way to enjoy the region’s incredible aquatic biodiversity. A variety of tropical fish – including puffers, barracudas, parrotfish, snappers and butterfly fish – can be found swimming amongst brightly colored... [read more]

Montezuma Horseback Riding Waterfall Tour
September 27th, 2010 by Geoff McCabe
Beginning of the Ride 1 Today, six of us did the famous Montezuma beach horseback ride from town all the way to the "El Chorro" waterfall. This is one of the most magical spots in Costa Rica, where a small river pours off a cliff and splashes into the sea, next to a pristine beach. I had walked down to the waterfall many years ago... [read more]