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Costa Rica - Drake Bay

At the northern end of the Osa Peninsula in the Puntarenas province, Drake Bay is a gateway to the crown jewel of Costa Rica, Corcovado National Park.

the beautiful beach of Drake Bay
Drake Bay - photo courtesy of Jose R.

This small town, Drake, as known by the Ticos, can be reached via plane, boat or car. Isla del Cano is close by with excellent snorkeling and scuba diving. Canoeing, kayaking, bird-watching, sport fishing, hiking and horseback riding are all available in the area.

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