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Wildlife Reserve in Chilamate & Around

Cinco Ceibas

In the huge, 1100-hectare Finca Pangola there is a swathe of dense, green primary rainforest, home to some of the oldest and largest trees in all of Costa Rica. This is Cinco Ceibas. And yes, there are five glorious…
Fusion in Chilamate & Around

Rusti Tico's

Here's a spot for the frugal gourmet. Chef Horacio prepares everything from spaghetti in white sauce, with patacones (plantain fritters) on the side, to steamed fish with vegetables, in a savory white mushroom gravy…
Costa Rican in Chilamate & Around

Rancho Magallanes

Rancho Magallanes is a sweet roadside restaurant with a wood-burning brick oven where they roast whole chickens and serve them quite simply with tortillas and banana salsa. You can dine with the truckers by the road…