This reader-recommended centre, 3km east of town then 600m down a dirt road, has a well-developed trail system that’s good for...
Arenal was just another dormant volcano from about AD 1500 until 29 July 29 1968, when something snapped. Huge explosions triggered lava...
Restaurante Linda Vista
Down in Chachagua, this roadside soda with fabulous views is about 500m south of Villas Josipek. The nice ladies running this place...
Lonely Planet review
Of the many Italian restaurants in the region, Vagabondo has the best wood-fired pizzas around, plus great pasta dishes. There’s also a popular sports bar. It’s 1.5km west of La Fortuna near a sharp bend in the road.