Tamarindo Talk

December 24, 2009

Thank goodness for Gabriela Valenzuela, who has again dedicated her time and money to a pre-high-season cleanup of the town. She coordinated with the Santa CruzMunicipality to organize everything from the cutting of grass and grading of roads to garbage pickup from the entrance of Tamarindo to Langosta. To help her out with financial or other contributions, please contact her at gabrielavalenzuela@mac.com or 2653-0732.

Tamarindo Vista Villas is already established as the place to be on Friday nights. Now the hotel has a couple of other nights going for entertainment. Thursdays will feature singer Bob Benjamin every week for sunset music from 5 to 8 p.m. Then, on Sundays, join the Banana Kings for openmic jam sessions starting at 6 p.m.

Nicolás Velásquez says his Tamarindo Beach Forum is a place for the community to get involved in whatever topics of interest they may have on their mind. Check it out at www.forotamarindobeach.com.

As we wind down the year and gear up for the holiday season, a number of new businesses have opened in the area: El Lugarcito Restaurant and Pizzeria, opposite Century 21; Giramund Travel Agency, in the Paseo del Mar commercial center in Huacas; Le Beach Club, behind Galería del Mar; El Rancho, in the Best Western; and Café Pueblo Pizza, in Playa Grande.

Hotel Pasatiempo has reopened its bar and restaurant. At long last, Tuesday Open- Mic Night with the legendary Leatherbacks is back. Merry Christmas and happy 2010!

–Ellen Zoe Golden

ellenzoe@aol.comManuel Antonio/

Facebook Comments

You may be interested

Costa Rica approves law against child abuse prepared by alleged victims of priest
Costa Rica
1 views
Costa Rica
1 views

Costa Rica approves law against child abuse prepared by alleged victims of priest

AFP and The Tico Times - April 24, 2019

Costa Rica’s congress approved on Tuesday a bill that extends the statute of limitations for the crime of sexual abuse…

International drug rehab in Costa Rica with the Costa Rica Treatment Center
Sponsored content
8 views
Sponsored content
8 views

International drug rehab in Costa Rica with the Costa Rica Treatment Center

The Tico Times - April 24, 2019

Costa Rica Treatment Center understands the process of addiction recovery from personal experience. Their evidence-based treatment programs are engineered to…

Costa Rica meets with Inter-American Commission on Human Rights to discuss Nicaragua, Venezuela, indigenous rights
Costa Rica
11 views
Costa Rica
11 views

Costa Rica meets with Inter-American Commission on Human Rights to discuss Nicaragua, Venezuela, indigenous rights

Alejandro Zúñiga - April 23, 2019

Costa Rica’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, Manuel Ventura Robles, met with the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) this week…

Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!