Yacht or not? How Marina Pez Vela won over Quepos, and transformed it
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Central Pacific Coast
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Yacht or not? How Marina Pez Vela won over Quepos, and transformed it

Karl Kahler - October 10, 2016

QUEPOS, Puntarenas — When the Marina Pez Vela first opened here, the people of Quepos were pretty suspicious. The Los Sueños Marina north of Jacó paved the way…

Manuel Antonio is Costa Rica’s top destination, and there are good reasons why
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Manuel Antonio is Costa Rica’s top destination, and there are good reasons why

Karl Kahler - October 3, 2016

MANUEL ANTONIO, Puntarenas — The first tourists to lay eyes on Manuel Antonio were apparently the crewmen of the Spanish explorer Hernán Ponce de León, who sailed…

Costa Rica Sailing Center in Potrero may just be the world’s chillest sailing club
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Costa Rica Sailing Center in Potrero may just be the world’s chillest sailing club

Michael Krumholtz - May 25, 2016

PLAYA POTRERO, Guanacaste — Minutes after meeting Jeff Herrman and Justin McCarter, I was on a sailboat drinking a beer and watching flying fish jump out of…

Golfito Marina: After 7 years dead in the water, full steam ahead
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Destinations
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Golfito Marina: After 7 years dead in the water, full steam ahead

Karl Kahler - April 6, 2016

SAN JOSÉ — Just a few months ago, people in Golfito would smirk when asked about the big marina that was supposed to be built here, saying…

Crocodile Bay Marina: Osa destroyer or Golfo Dulce dream?
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Marinas
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Crocodile Bay Marina: Osa destroyer or Golfo Dulce dream?

Karl Kahler - July 6, 2015

PUERTO JIMÉNEZ, Puntarenas — As we walked out onto Crocodile Bay’s 750-foot pier Thursday, a man ran up behind us saying his wife was being taken by…