Archive | March, 2012
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Toro Toro

Semana Santa begins this weekend but the fiestas opened yesterday.  The bull fighting arena has been set up at Cangrejal with an amazing beach view.  The rides have arrived along with the food vendors and the dance tents.  Fiestas continue through Monday.  Semana Santa follows through Easter Sunday 8th, when most Josefinos will return to […]

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Raise the Blue Flag Beach / Plantear la Bandera Azul

Join us Saturday morning to raise again the blue flag that signifies a clean beach in Samara.  Thanks to CASATUR members and the community for working hard to regain our blue flag status.  A ceremony at 10 AM will include a presentation by Samara Pacific School. Únase a nosotros mañana el sábado a plantear de […]

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Foto de la semana/Photo of the week


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Pura Veggie!

Pura Vida means vegetarian. My love of nature and the meaning of life made me realize 20 years ago that eating meat was not good for my body and spirit.  Instead I started to be more and more conscious of my preference for organic and simple food, another reason why Costa Rica is soooo good […]

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Apelar de Plan Regulador/ Appeal of Zoning Plan

From the Voice of Nosara.  San Jose-based attorney, Carola Suárez Zúñiga, has filed an appeal filed before the Sala Constitucional aginst the proposed Plan Regulador for the canton of Nicoya.  CASATUR, ASADA de Samara, and several Nosara-based organizations have expressed objections to the plan and to the limited publicity and opportunity for public comment. Desde […]

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First Aid Course/ Curso de Primeros Auxillios

From the Voice of Nosara.  Free First Aid Seminar will be hosted in Samara, by the Red Cross.   “Guys, this is life or death,” explained paramedic Marvin Mora Zamora from the Red Cross of Nicoya.   The first aid seminar will be held two more times in Villas Playa Samara beginning at 9 a.m. on Thursday, […]

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The Voice of Nosara – Regional

Voice your concerns about the proposed Regulatory Plan for Nicoya at a special meeting to be held Friday, March 23d at 9Am in the Municipality. Send your written comments to CASATUR at or contact a board member prior to the meeting. The Voice of Nosara – Regional. has a an article today about some […]

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We’re #2 / Somos #2

Trip Advisor rates Samara Beach #2 of top beaches in Central America. “Horseback riding, fishing and yoga are just a few of the myriad things to do on the gorgeous Playa Samara. The white-sand beach is the perfect place to relax . . . .

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Save the date / Guardar la fecha

  Mar.  9 –     Último Día para presentar propuestas sobre Plan Regulador – 4pm en la Muni / Last Day to present suggestions for Town Planning  – 4pm in the Municipality   Mar. 15 – Cruz Roja / Red Cross – Curso 1ros Auxilios: Jueves 9am a 11am en el Salón Comunal. (son tres jueves,  total […]

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Plan Regulador

The Voice of Nosara – Regional.reports that the Plan Regulador is available for inspection and comment prior to 9 March 2012, although many people are unhappy about the limited time frame to comment on this important plan for the future of the Canton. La voz de Nosara – Regional.reports que el Plan Regulador está disponible […]

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