Catalina island is one of the best scuba diving spots in Costa Rica. Located just north of the many resort-based towns in northern Guanacaste Province, the island is accessible to divers staying in Tamarindo, Flamingo, Conchal, Papagayo, etc. http://www.costarica-scuba.com/catalina-island-costa-rica/ #guanacaste
Guide to visiting the awesome beach town of Samara, Costa Rica. We love Samara for its many beautiful beaches, local vibe, surrounding rainforest, and excellent restaurants and beach bars. Check out our tips for where to stay and eat and what to do.