Central America & Caribbean

Cafeteria El Colibri

Next to the Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve   About the place: This small café is very close to the entrance to the Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve, and is well-equipped with feeders which are visited by a good range of hummingbirds

Bula Bula, Guanacaste Province, Costa Rica

On the edge of the Playa Grande estuary     About the place: The hotel and restaurant is a short walk from Playa Grande’s sandy beach, part of Las Baulas National Marine Park . The Hotel’s grounds border on the

Cantarana Restaurant, Playa Grande, Costa Rica

Fifty metres from Playa Grande   About the place: This restaurant is part of a hotel set between a long quiet beach and the Guanacaste dry forest.   The sunsets are spectacular in this area.   The beach is well-known as a

Central America & Caribbean

Current Sites… Asa Wright Nature Centre, Trinidad BlueWater Inn Hotel, Tobago, West Indies Bula Bula, Hotel & Waltini’s Restaurant, Costa Rica Cafe & Macadamia, Costa Rica Cafe El Colibri, Costa Rica Cantarana Restaurant, Costa Rica Cuna del Angel, Bahia Ballena,

Hotel Cuna del Angel, Bahia Ballena

Views of forest and Pacific Ocean with wildlife all around.     About the place: The La Palapa restaurant commands a view over the treetops of the garden to the forest and the sea.  It is the first 100% gluten-free restaurant in Costa Rica.

Café & Macadamia, Costa Rica

This rustic restaurant overlooks the Laguna de Arenal, with majestic lake and forest views on the edge of the Guanacaste region of Costa Rica   About the place: Nestled in the hills surrounding Lake Arenal, this is a simple, charming café

Sol e Luna Restaurant, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca

In the tropical rain forest and close to the beach     About the place: The Sol e Luna restaurant is in a 10-metre-high building (the Carib Blue Hotel) set in the middle of the tropical garden which is next

Selva Verde Lodge, Sarapiquí, Costa Rica

An eco lodge in a rainforest riverside location with 500 acres of private nature reserve     About the place: Located just 2 hours from San Jose, Selva Verde Lodge provides easy access to the rainforest.  Selva Verde’s 500 acres of

Melia Cayo Coco Hotel, Cuba

Turquoise waters and fine sandy beaches     About the place: This hotel is located in Cayo Coco, in the Jardines del Rey archipelago, in Ciego de Ávila, between a natural coastal lagoon and a long stretch of sand. It

Mocking Bird Hill, Jamaica

Between the majestic Blue Mountains and the Caribbean Sea     About the place: The Mille Fleurs restaurant at Mocking Bird Hill is set in tropical gardens with stunning vistas of Port Antonio and the Caribbean. Most of the food is home-made