FODOR'S GO LIST 2015
The top 25 places we think should be on every traveler's radar this year.More
This 2½-km (1½-mile), tree-fringed, Blue Flag beach is as close as you can get to a white-sand beach in this part of Guanacaste. Not to be confused with the Playa Junquillal on the western coast of the Nicoya Peninsula (that's farther south), this beach is part of the Guanacaste Conservation Area, and is a wildlife refuge to the north of Santa Rosa.
The large windswept bay at the very top of Costa Rica's Pacific coast is the second-windiest area in the country, after Lake Arenal, making...