While it may be a temptation to just kick back and relax when vacationing in Cabuya, don't forget, Central Pacific Coast's diverse scenic and cultural delights lie just beyond your doorstep. Santa Teresa, 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the southeast, and Puerto Cortes, 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the northeast of Cabuya are worth visiting if you're keen to explore this region further.
Around 50 miles (80 kilometers) to the northwest of Cabuya is Cartago, a regional city where you go see Parque Nacional Tapanti, Monumento Nacional Guayabo and Our Lady of the Angels Basilica. Ensure you don't rush back to Cabuya until you've visited Cartago's Turrialba Volcano National Park and Parque Nacional Volcan Irazu.
The Central Pacific Coast area provides visitors a number of laid-back pastimes, such as wildlife watching and bird watching.
Central Pacific Coast cuisine possesses its own unique characteristics and flavors, so make sure you delve into the area's menus. There are plenty of interesting meals in this area. Try out pargo (red snapper) or ceviche (marinated raw fish).
Taking the time to understand a few common Spanish words and phrases is one of the nicest compliments you can pay to the locals you meet on your travels. Educating yourself with a few easy sentences, such as "¿Querría bailar conmigo?", or "Would you like to dance with me?", can help to make your vacation more special. And, for "This gentleman will pay for everything", you can say "Este caballero pagará por todo" Why don't you give it a try!
You'll hate to bid "Adiós" (farewell) to this magnetic place.