decorated like some of the glitzy, neon-decked casinos in the USA, the
cardrooms in Costa Rica offer a certain attitude that a guest would
remember fondly long after returning home.[...]
If you are a serious poker player you might be interested in the World Poker Showdown that will be back again this year. This tournament, reserved for amateurs, will be held at Casino Jazz in Jaco Beach from November 5th to 14th, 2010. The WPS will be different from other major professional tournament circuits in Europe and in the whole world by its pleasant events course consisting of poker with sun and relaxation on one of the most beautiful beaches of the Pacific. The tournaments are also open for even less rich players with an interesting prize pool. The new season 2010-2011 of the WPS will consist of three main steps.
Don't be surprised to see pros like Costa Rica's Humberto Brenes
This World Poker Showdown series has as a program of 15 poker tournaments from $ 120, consisting primarily of a $ 2,200 Main Event with cheap satellite. Most events will be made in general by the variant Texas Hold’em NL. In addition, the WPS Jaco Beach also offers a an Omaha Pot Limit event of $ 230 in.
For more info here: http://www.pokerpages.com/pokerinfo/casinoprofiles/costa-rica.htm#ixzz0zt2Q87rf