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Papagayo Peninsula (Pacific Coast), Guanacaste, Costa Rica. Don't need deluxe accommodation while travelling, but certainly don't mind it once in a while when the location has added value. Vista Hermosa is on the bucket list.
Costa Rica - Active travellers can surf, hike, snorkel and spot wildlife for starters. The incredibly varied topography means you can cruise the cloud forest one day, visit an active volcano the next, and finish relaxing on a hot sandy beach. Adrenaline junkies have a myriad ways to make mothers worry – among them zipping through canopy lines hundreds of meters long and riding the rough surf of the Pacific. Choice and variety name the game.