Playa Grande, Costa Rica

5 Reasons Why You Should Explore the Nicoya Peninsula

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Playa Grande sits on the northern bend of the Nicoya Peninsula. The Nicoya Peninsula juts out into the tropical Pacific Ocean on the west side and hugs the Gulf of Nicoya on the easterly side. This picturesque peninsula has some pretty inspiring attributes! The Nicoya Peninsula includes Playa Flamingo, Playa Grande, Tamarindo, Avellenas, Los Pargos, Marbella, Ostional, Nosara, Samara, Santa …

Watermelon from Costa Rica

Where to Buy Locally-Sourced, Fresh, Healthy, and Cheap Food to Fill Your Fridge around Playa Grande, Costa Rica

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The food we choose to eat is one of the most significant factors that directly affects our complete health and well-being. Food is not only fuel, but the most comprehensive and effective form of holistic medicine. In a world of innumerable maladies, chronic conditions, stresses, and widespread obesity, our diet can either make us or break us. The saying “you …

Renting a car in Playa Grande

What to Know About Renting a Car While in Playa Grande, Costa Rica

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There is definitely a great sense of freedom that comes along with having your own mode of transportation. While locating a car rental agency and driving off the lot with a rental car in Costa Rica is very easy, there are some important things you should know about renting a car before you hit the open road in your vacation vehicle.

Beaches of Guanacaste – Playa Flamingo

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Playa Flamingo is a picturesque beach town in Guanacaste set between the Pacific Ocean and Potrero Bay.  Its northern location makes it the sport fishing, diving and boating mecca on the gold coast of Costa Rica. Playa Flamingo is 30 minutes north of the tourist center of Playa Tamarindo.  There is a successful sailing academy in town and a new is marina being built. The Liberia International Airport …