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San Juan del Sur Beach

San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
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Type: Beaches, Outdoors
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Oregon Coast, Oregon
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014 NEW

Nice black to lounge on but the trinket venders are anoying. Something in the water stings...Jellyfish?

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Beaumont
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26 reviews 26 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

The bay at San Juan del Sur is beautiful, with multi million dollar homes overlooking the beach. But the bay is polluted, with little infrastructure resulting in drainage into the bay of undesirable liquids. Better to go up or down the coast to get a really not ce beach visit. Be aware of your surroundings as crime against tourists happens.

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New York City, New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

The water was clear and warm, the sand wasn't too rocky, and there were wild horses and wild cows (I think they were wild, at least!) along the shore occasionally. And the waves were great for surfing, of course!

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Oregon, Ohio
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22 reviews 22 reviews
6 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Great view of the hills and boats. Not as many vendors as many beaches. Just needs loungers set up to rent

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Los Angeles, California, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

lots of local participation in volleyball and baseball lots of fun. more relaxed 300 yards north. I count 66 characters in this review.

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Winnsboro, Texas, United States
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18 reviews 18 reviews
4 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Such a gorgeous view! But I lived here in 2008, and I know that there are times when the river that feeds into the bay can become flooded. The problem with this is that people's homes (and more importantly, their outhouses) are located along the river, and with the flooding come a whole lot of nastiness. If you're going to... More

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Houston, Texas
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

the atmosphere here is totally relaxing. wine and dine on the beach. the sunrises were beautiful, and the sunsets even more so. we stayed here for a few days and wish we planned on being here longer. take the boat tour if you have some time to kill... great cheap way to get out into the ocean and explore...

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Great for the evening stroll and sunset. Cold beer and ice cream available. The southern end has some nice benches on the board walk.

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SAINT PETERSBURG
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46 reviews 46 reviews
13 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Course sand beach in the Harbor. The surf was high and the stirred up sand was rough on the skin. It is right in the town and had a good crowd even on an overcast day. Quit scenic and close to everything.

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San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
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8 reviews 8 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Best to ask to Hostel Casa Amarilla to drive you to a private beach. The hostel has a trip of 5 beach virgin to discover in half day.

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