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Address: La Cruz, Costa Rica

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Beautiful place in Costa Rica off the beaten track with amazing beaches

It's a little bit the end of the world but as such very very beautiful and unspoiled by tourism. Still you find everything you need to have and active and at the same time... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 7 September 2016
TinaRahner
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Playas del Coco, Costa Rica

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Playas del Coco, Costa Rica
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26 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

It's a little bit the end of the world but as such very very beautiful and unspoiled by tourism. Still you find everything you need to have and active and at the same time relaxing holiday. People of the area are very welcoming to tourists and the beaches and sourroundings including many national parks are just amazing. Just 1 hour... More 

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016

By far, the best part of our trip! We stayed at the Dreams resort and booked all of our tours through Plaza Copal Tours with Ulf and had the most amazing excursion experiences that we have ever had. Ulf was amazing. We did 1 large excursion with him on the 3rd day and had such a great experience, that we... More 

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Michigan
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24 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2016

Best spot to watch the kiteboarders doing their tricks. If you like wind this is the place.If you want to take lessons Stein Erick is your man. Safety first is how he likes to teach and that is great for me a beginner.

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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94 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2015

This beach has gusty winds perfect for kite surfing but not a great beach for anything else:( try Playa Rajada if you want a beautiful beach walk:)

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Monte-Carlo, Monaco
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75 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 May 2015 via mobile

as I said many times I don't like to give bad reviews also because "bad" is normally very personal... However this is worth a review mainly because I hope it can increase awareness and people can be a bit more clean when they come visit this beach. The beach is manly for kite surfing because of its stable wind, it... More 

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Nanuet, New York
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 April 2015

This beach is not one you should visit if you're looking for the vista. This is a beach you go to if you're on the hunt for some great consistent wind for kiteboarding. What a place. Almost the entire year you'll find either enough wind or TOO MUCH (that is almost NEVER problem)! It's not too crowded with kiters, it's... More 

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Monaco
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73 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2015

Really good spot although the wind is super gusty and strong. Scenic view, warm water. Nothing else to do.

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Macungie, Pennsylvania
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2015

If you are looking to Kite then go to Playa Copal. I visited in spring 2013 and there was over 117 kiteable days that season. You ahve a private beach with room for everyone. The Beauty of Bahia Salinas is amazing and Bob and his team are awesome. If you are looking for a place to go kite until your... More 

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Avignon, France
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3 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2013

They try to makes some kind of International cuisine...the result is just junk food for young guys. I dident liked anything at all. The service is just ...I don't know how to define the notting at all....

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Bergen, Norway
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21 reviews
8 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2011

As a newly born Kite Surfer I can really recommend Kitehose Costa Rica to any one who wants to learn this amazing sport. All the staff at the house tries to make your stay as comfortable as possible and they succeed! I ended up staying here by coincidence and was well taken care off. Staying in the dorm gives you... More 

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