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"Nosara is a popular place for people to live in Costa Rica, but it's quite remote, and the road is still not fully paved all the way to town. The internet is also not as good, but there are still a lot of foreigners between San Juanillo, Nosara, and Samara. Samara doesn't really have waves though, so surfers like Nosara, but if you're looking for a really laid-back lifestyle, then Samara is good."
"Main town of the Nosara area  - Home to some of the best surfing beaches (Guiones) - A more expensive beach town with lots of luxury boutique hotels - Need a 4x4/4wd or car with high clearance to get there - Great for yogis, surfers and those into wellness "
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