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Tamarindo Talk

Aqua Disco has upped the ante for all you creative types out there. This year, the best costumes at the club’s Halloween night party will be awarded $1,000 in cash prizes.

One idea is to wear a papier-mâché Mardi Gras Halloween mask made by Court Snider. He is creating a variety of these masks to go with your costumes. Call him at 8845-2168 to get your very own.

After six months in Argentina studying advanced yoga and teaching techniques, Mariel Marmorato has returned to Tamarindo and her Ser Om Shanti studio. Her schedule at Ser resumes with vinyasa flow yoga Mondays, Thursdays and Saturdays at 5:30 p.m., hatha yoga Tuesdays and Fridays at 9 a.m. and Pilates Tuesdays and Fridays at 7:30 a.m. For more information, e-mail

The TamarindoDiriaBeach and Golf Resort has a new food and beverage director, Fabián Chacón. Check out his new menus at the hotel’s three restaurants.

Olga’s Coffee Shop is offering a Recession Special: a fried tortilla with scrambled egg and cheese for only $1.

Capitán Suizo hotel reopens today after spiffing itself up during its closure these past few weeks.

–Ellen Zoe Golden

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