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Life in the Blue Zone

The Nicoya Peninsula of Costa Rica, where Nosara is located, is proud to be one of only five Blue Zones in the world. If you want to know the secret to living a long, healthy and happy life, read more.

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Nosara Yoga Guide

Nosara has a rich yoga culture and a practice location to match every preference!  Ranging from hip, simple spaces to grand structures - there is something for everyone and the instructors are top-notch no matter where you go!  Keep reading to find some of the area’s best locations to zen out.  

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Communities of Nosara

Tourists and locals alike typically refer to this area as “Nosara” but the distinct neighborhoods of the area are quite different from one another.   Nosara is composed of the local Tico town and the beach communities of Playa Pelada and Playa Guiones.  Playa Garza and Playa Ostional are just a stone’s throw away and are growing to become an integral part of the community. No matter which direction you go, the adventurous jungle roads lead to a gem around every turn.

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The Magical Arribadas of Playa Ostional

One of the most profound and beautiful biological encounters any wildlife enthusiast can experience locally is an “arribada”. An arribada is a Spanish term used for “arrival” and in the Nosara area, the word is synonymous with the mass synchronized nesting of Olive Ridley sea turtles on the black volcanic sands of Playa Ostinal. Just a few kilometres north of Playa Guiones, within the World Wildlife Fund’s recognized conservation site of the Ostinal Wildlife Refuge, this year round phenomenon takes place to the delight of locals and tourists alike. 

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7 Reasons Why We Love Rainy Season

In Costa Rica, there are two distinct seasonal times of the year: the “Green Season” and the “Dry Season”. Green Season runs from May to mid-November and is referred to as the country’s winter. While mid-November to April is referred to as the Dry Season and is considered their summer. Both have their advantages and it is just matter of a simple perception shift to enjoy both.

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A Guide to Vacationing in Nosara with Kids

Nosara is the perfect vacation destination for families.   It’s simply awesome no matter what age you are!  Costa Rican culture is family oriented and kids are always welcome.  With direct flights arriving daily into Liberia, Costa Rica from most major cities in North America, traveling here is manageable for the entire family.  Here are some family friendly activities in Nosara to make your vacation exciting and memorable for everyone.

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Nosara's Dynamic Duo: Yoga & Surf

Where the jungle meets the ocean there is a unique marriage of tranquility and liveliness.  This yin - yang bond parallels the lifestyle that many people adopt here.  It’s pretty obvious that surf and yoga are a large part of the Nosara community and it’s easy to see why.  Both of these popular activities go hand in hand and draw people from all over the world!  

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