Culinary Tourism: Visiting Chefs At Arenas del Mar

Sun, fun, sand and serious good food. Hotel Arenas del Mar, in Manuel Antonio, will be hosting two separate 5-day packages with visiting chefs. The packages include lodging, two cooking classes and three dinners prepared by the visiting chef, as well as guided tours to Manuel Antonio National Park and the local vanilla farm, another estuary and local fisheries tour, and coffee, wine and chocolate tastings.

Chef Carrie Bogar from Veya Restaurant on the Caribbean Island of Anguilla will be in residence from September 10 through September 15, 2012.

While, Chef Chip Roman from Mica, ELA and Blackfish Restaurants in Philadelphia will hold court from October 21 through October 26.