7 Off-the-Beaten-Path Things to Do near Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica. Visiting a wildlife sanctuary, touring a spice farm, taking a chocolate tour, hanging bridges, and checking out the local farmer's market. This and more ideas here: http://www.twoweeksincostarica.com/7-things-to-do-manuel-antonio/
A BIG PART of breaking out of your routine and experiencing some place new is exploring the local cuisine. In the case of Costa Rica, you can’t really go wrong — but here are some extra special items to keep an eye out for on your visit. Good list for the foodie traveler heading to Costa Rica.
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