Month: September 2016

Playa Los Cedros

Playa Los Cedros is probably Cabuya’s prettiest beach, at least at high tide. At low/mid tide you see a bunch of rocks and it looks like a treacherous place. It’s also very popular for rock hounds, hoping to find agates, bloodstone, jasper, jade, or any of the many types of exotic seeds (great for making jewelry) that wash up on the beaches. Keep in mind that technically, taking anything off the beaches in Costa Rica is illegal. If you want to swim, better to come at high tide to avoid the rocks. Surfing Cedros is a popular surf spot,...

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The Sanctuary at Two Rivers

Type: Beachfront Room Types: Suites Services: Free Breakfast, Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly), Business Center with Internet Access Other Facilities: Pool, Restaurant, Spa, Fitness Center with Gym/Workout Room Call: +506 8544 3427 Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/thesanctuarycostarica Twitter: https://twitter.com/TheSanctuaryCR Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/thesanctuaryattworivers/ Website: http://www.thesanctuarycostarica.com/ The Sanctuary at Two Rivers is a 40 acre private luxury-modern Yoga Retreat & Teacher Training Center and Eco-Estate Rental Property. This wildlife and Yoga retreat sanctuary is perched approximately 1000 yards slightly above the Pacific Ocean in Cabuya. This property is two miles from Cabo Blanco, Costa Rica’s first National Nature Reserve. This center is also neighbors to the quaint artistic beach-town of Montezuma and the...

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Cabuya Bakery/ Panaderia

Hours: 6:30a.m. -8:30 p.m., closed Tuesdays Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/panaderiacafeteria.cabuya Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/explore/locations/258876162/ Phone: 2642-1184 Price Range: Breakfast $3-7; Lunch $7-12; Baked goods $2-$6; Drinks $3-$5 Nestled on a tropical patio, Cabuya Bakery/ Panaderia is a local landmark. This inviting bakery serves up a stellar menu that includes pastries and fresh bread. In your breakfast you can have strong coffee and later in the day can enjoy soups and sandwiches. In this bakery you will enjoy Cabuya-native Owner Yeilith Maria Morales Paniagua’s breads, cakes in different flavors including vanilla, carrot, apple, chocolate, red velvet and many more. You can also enjoy nut bars, and scrumptious...

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Rio Lajas Waterfall Hike

One of the southern nicoya peninsula’s most beautiful waterfalls, it’s also probably the least-visited. That’s because it take two hours to walk here from the main road, which is the only way for tourists to get there. How to Find the Rio Lajas Waterfall Park your car at the bridge at the Rio Lajas, which is by Nena’s Marmalades. There’s a parking area there by a huge tree. Then, just start walking up the river. You may see some “pink flamingos” here in the river by the bridge, which are actually Roseate Spoonbills. The river isn’t usually very deep,...

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Camping in Cabuya

Camping Fernando A paradise spot if we ever saw one, you can camp at Fernando’s, right on the beachfront at a rivermouth, which makes it perhaps the most beautiful spot in Cabuya. You’ll be provided with water and electricity, for a very inexpensive price. Surfing at Rio Lajas A beginners surf spot is right here at the river, but only tends to work during high tide and for occasional waves (much more likely from May through November). If you’re searching for the world’s most spectacular waves, this isn’t it, but if you like to paddle out on an easy...

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Soda Marvin

Restaurant features: Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible Cuisine: Costa Rican, South American, Central American Meals: Lunch, Dinner Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget Soda Marvin is a local family-run soda. It offers all Tico favorites. This restaurant offers different cuisines including vegetarian dishes, Costa Rican, South American and Central American menus. Menus: It provides excellent vegetarian casado for the non-meat eaters and it also serves seafood pasta, filling breakfasts, fish fajitas. At this restaurant you can also have strong dark coffee. Atmosphere: This local restaurant is attached to the owner’s residence. Set across the street from super david mercado,...

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Cabo Blanco Reserve

Basic Details about Cabo Blanco: Size: 1270 Hectares (3138 acres) + 1788 Ha (4420 acres) Marine Reserve Founded: October 21, 1963 Hours: Wednesday through Sunday, 8am – 4pm Admission Price: $10 Phone Number: +506 2642-0093 Email: act_caboblanco@yahoo.com More Info: www.montezumabeach.com/cabo-blanco Cabo Blanco Reserve is stretching across 2,896 acres (1,172 ha) of pristine dry tropical forest famed for its biologically rich ecosystems. This tropical paradise consists of unique plant and animal species, plus over 150 species of trees. Within the protected area of Cabo Blanco Nature Reserve are many animals that are rarely seen in nearby areas, such as Jaguars...

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