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Vida Hermosa

This new restaurant is the talk of Playa Hermosa for its friendly staff, sweet surf view, and, most of all, its outrageously delicious cuisine. The chef cut his teeth over at Tsunami Sushi, but with a new place of h…
Sports in Playa Hermosa

National Surfing Championship

If you don’t think you can hack it with the aspiring pros, you might want to give the surf on this beach a miss. However, consider stopping by in late July or late August, when local pro surfers descend for the annu…
International in Playa Hermosa

Backyard Bar

Backyard Bar's expansive menu serves the usual surfer fare (tacos, pizza, burritos), but none of it is likely to set your taste buds alight. As the town’s de facto nightspot, the Backyard Bar occasionally hosts live…