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The Best Central America Beaches

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Central America Beaches

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    Playa Manuel Antonio , Manuel Antonio
    Within a national park, Playa Manuel Antonio allows you to combine a bit of history with a lot of classic sun-and-sand fun. The stone turtle
    Tours from $55
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    West Bay Beach , West Bay
    Enjoy the soft white sands and clear waters of West Bay Beach, an often busy beach with plenty of amenities and activites to be enjoyed. Expl
    Tours from $30
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    Tamarindo Beach , Tamarindo
    Enjoy the wide, golden sands of Tamarindo Beach and watch as surfers take on the waves. Pop into one the beach bars to enjoy a cold drink, or
    Tours from $55
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    Playa Conchal , Playa Conchal
    Along the shores of the Pacific Ocean lies Playa Conchal, a memorable shell-sand beach. With calm, crystal clear waters, the beach serves as
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    Take a day trip to Little French Key, a deserted island paradise located near to the world's second largest coral reef, and brimming with act
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