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Q   a VirtualTourist member asked a question · September 28, 2016
T Shirt Shop in Montezuma Costa Rica

We bought a great T shirt at a nice surf style shop in Montezuma Costa Rica. It was located by an ice cream/yogurt store on the same side of the road. We cannot find the name of it anywhere. we would like to buy more shirts if possible.

Q   a VirtualTourist member asked a question · November 23, 2013

Hi! Looking for the most affordable/quickest way to get to Montezuma from San Jose airport for a family of 5? As well as return for the flight home! - Is it more efficient to fly into Liberia and travel to Montezuma from there or San Jose? Thanks

Q   a VirtualTourist member asked a question · October 29, 2013
Handmade jewellery shop in Montezuma?  (1 Answer)

Have lost name and address of a small shop in the main street to the beach which specialises in silver set sea shells, as pendants etc. The owner is a young man from another part of central america, who works at a bench in the shop. Any suggestions anyone? Does a good map of the town or some kind of street view exist?

Q   a VirtualTourist member asked a question · July 14, 2013
market  (1 Answer)

is there shopping for basic food needs in the two markets

Q   a VirtualTourist member asked a question · June 16, 2011
WiFi in hotels/lodgings in Montezuma  (3 Answers)

Planning to spend a week in Montezuma and work from there at the same time. Wondering what the Internet situation is in Montezuma (or Costa Rica in general)? Do most hotels/lodgings have WiFi? Is it pretty reliable? TIA.

Q   a VirtualTourist member asked a question · April 27, 2011
Place to stay !

Hi... Halfway a great stay in Costa Rica, I'm sending this message from Santa Elena. We will be heading for Montezuma in 2 days from now. I got kind of spoiled over here, so who can recommend a good place with hot water ? Also, I'd like to hear some experiences in Cabo Blanco and the Curu Reservate, both in south Nicoya. Thanks a lot !

Q   a VirtualTourist member asked a question · December 31, 2009
transportation to Samara from Montezuma?  (1 Answer)

I have already bkd and paid for transportation from Monteverde to Montezuma.
we changed plans and now our destination is Samara. We need a bus schedule and timeframe for travel to Samara from Montezuma.

Q   a VirtualTourist member asked a question · February 17, 2009
First Timer planning 10 day trip to Montezuma/MalPais/Santa Theresa...need tips/advice/help!!!  (2 Answers)

Hi all!

I am a costa rica 'virgin' planning my first ever getaway to the region to escape the sinking economy and take advantage of my current unemployed status...hee hee. I do NOT have a lot of money...I had a public interest job before this whole fiasco and am not sitting on a pile of layoff money or savings or anything like that. I am definitely looking to go budget all the way but still be able to explore a beautiful area, be safe and have a really inspiring and relaxing time. I will be flying into San Jose airport and thought I would take the bus to Mal Pais/Santa Theresa for half the time and then go up to Montezuma for the rest of the time and back to San Jose for the return flight. I'd like to know what the best mode of transport from malpais to montezuma would be. I assume public bus? I am thinking of staying at Casa Zen in malpais and the luna llena hostel in montezuma. Any thoughts/warnings/recommendations???

I'm excited to plan this trip and welcome any input from those who have been there. OH almost forgot...I'm vegan (although mainly for health reasons/dislike of meat/dairy industry practices) and thinking about eating local fish while there but want to make sure I have enough vegan options too.


Q   a VirtualTourist member asked a question · October 08, 2008
Film Festival in Montezuma?

My girlfriend and I are going to Costa Rica in November. We heard about a free film festival in Montezuma called the Montezuma International Film Festival.

Does anyone know about Montezuma or the festival there?

Q   a VirtualTourist member asked a question · October 08, 2008
Driving from Liberia?  (2 Answers)

Hi all,
does anyone know how long does it take to drive to Montezuma from Liberia?
How are the roads? What is the best route to take, Road 21 all the way? Or take the 21 then 163 in Jicaral?
How is the road between Pavones and Jicaral?
Is the 21 after Jicaral, nice scenic drive along the coast?
We are fairy experienced in driving in CR, in the past we drove to Osa, Puerto Viejo, etc. several times.

Many thanks,

Pura Vida


Q   a VirtualTourist member asked a question · December 17, 2007
White sand? Black sand? Topless beaches?  (3 Answers)

Hi yall. We're going to Montezuma pretty soon. What are the beaches like? White sand? Black sand? Because we hate tanlines, we were looking at how liberal they are with being topless. Anyone know?


a & j

Q   a VirtualTourist member asked a question · January 07, 2007
best way to get back to San Jose on Sun.?  (2 Answers)

We (4 people) are hoping to spend a long weekend in Montezuma, leaving Thurs. pm after language classes and returning Sunday. We won't have a car. I've found that the public bus leaves at 3:30 pm from Coca Cola, which works for us. But only Sunday options seem to be early morning. I'd like to be able to go back in the afternoon, at least have that morning to hang out. Is there a way, like maybe the water taxi and then shuttle? Any other options (especially less expensive ones)? Also, is it a good idea to avoid Coca Cola after dark?
Thanks, TAL

Q   a VirtualTourist member asked a question · November 24, 2006
buses between Tambor Beach and Montezuma  (1 Answer)

How can I get a local bus from Tambor beach to / from Montezuma? I would need schedules, costs, and where to catch the bus at each end.

Q   a VirtualTourist member asked a question · September 24, 2006
How do I get there??????  (4 Answers)

Hello everyone!

I was hoping that someone could help me with a few questions before travelling to C.R. in November. We are taking public transportation from San Jose to Arenal and then Monte Verde. We would then like to go to Montezuma. I have heard that there is no public trans going into Montezuma from Monte Verde and that I would have to go to Puntarenas and take the ferry. Does anyone know if this is true? If so, can I rent a car and drive there myself? Also, I would like to know if its a good idea to bring a bucket of "treats" for the local dogs? I would appreciate any help you could give. Thank you very much!

Q   a VirtualTourist member asked a question · November 09, 2004
last minute booking in January  (2 Answers)

I am going to the lower Nicoya Pennisula in mid-January. I will have no place to stay for 2 days. will it be difficult to find a place on the fly?

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