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Playa Santa Teresa

15 Km de Cobano, Santa Teresa 60111, Costa Rica
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Sydney, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 NEW

If you're looking for somewhere that has good consistent surf but still has nice hostels, hotels, restaurants and super markets than this is a great beach to visit. We spent 3 weeks here and loved it. Good vibe.

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Cape Coral, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014 NEW

We absolutely loved the area, everyone was friendly. We loved the food, people and all that Santa Teresa had to offer.

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Villa Colón, San Jose, Costa Rica
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

It took a while of walking under the heavy sun, but the sunset I was able to watch was just incredible. Waves are perfect for surfing although you may want to be careful sometimes there are massive rocks on the way

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Ayampe, Ecuador
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

If you like to surf this is great spot to go. Seems like there's enough to do even if you don't surf. Good waves(when I was there) and a lot of food options, a few fun places to go out at night, etc. Glad I went there.

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Alajuela, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

The beach is beautiful and full of actvities to do, lots of restaurant, yoga classes and unique craft shopping!

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theteah
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7 reviews 7 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Whether you want to take an early morning walk, lay in the sun, swim, watch amazing surfers or read a book under the palm trees that line the beach, Playa Santa Teresa is a bit of unspoiled paradise. Take a beverage down for sunset and if the "hot empanada man" is there, don't hesitate to enjoy one of is empanadas... More

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Wonderful spot to go to the beach everyday. Very relaxed with a great selection of restaurants along the main street. Surf lessons, rent ATV's or just sun and swim. Lots of places to see nearby and wildlife. We happened upon sea turtles being born!

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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

One of the best beaches in the world for surfing and just living. You could spend the day just sitting and enjoyinh the people, or the magnificent nature, rather than surfing on the ocean's waves: in both cases, you would just love it.

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Huntington Beach, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Great little surf town full of ATV, dirt bikes and dirt roads. Dogs just sleep on the road while trucks, busses and cars just maneuver around them! Quaint! Lots of small hotels and hostels, lots of yoga and organic food establishments. Very mellow. I really don't want to give great reviews of my new paradise find because I LOVE the... More

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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Busy, yet mellows at night. Good surf spots for all levels close by. Good restaurants (Koji's (Japanese/sushi), Red snapper (seafood), Bistra del la Mar (seafood/steak/curry), Burger place- not sure of name (not just burgers must try tuna ceviche...Amazing!!); great for yoga, surfing, beaching, families/couples/friends vacation. Will come back.

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