"Santa Teresa beach was voted one of the top ten beaches in the world" by Forbes Magazine
Santa Teresa boasts one of the most breathtaking beaches in all of Latin America, being amoung the top ten in the world according to Trip Advisor. In 2012, it won the Trip Advisor award as the best beach in Central America. Forbes ranked it as one of the World's top ten most breathtaking beaches. The beaches in Santa Teresa are long and wide with white sand and plenty of space to find privacy and shade. There are many people who come from all over the world to make Santa Teresa their home, making up about 50% of the local residents. This place truely is a cultural melting pot.