Luna Lodge: Lovely spot next to Corcovado is ‘away from it all,’ and then some
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Luna Lodge: Lovely spot next to Corcovado is ‘away from it all,’ and then some

Karl Kahler - January 4, 2016

CARATE, Puntarenas — As we were driving the long, potholed and gorgeous road from Lapa Ríos to Luna Lodge on the Osa Peninsula, listening to Cat Stevens…

Lapa Ríos: Luxury in the jungle, with unbeatable rooms and birding, if unpredictable food
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Lapa Ríos: Luxury in the jungle, with unbeatable rooms and birding, if unpredictable food

Karl Kahler - December 29, 2015

MATAPALO, Puntarenas — I first came to Costa Rica in 1994 after my dad and my brother moved to Puerto Jiménez in the Osa. My brother, Paul…

Corcovado by boat: Tapirs, anteaters and monkeys don’t mind the company
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Corcovado by boat: Tapirs, anteaters and monkeys don’t mind the company

Karl Kahler - December 24, 2015

CORCOVADO NATIONAL PARK, Puntarenas — Our guide tiptoed up to a tree with a couple of vultures in it and then signaled for me to come forward…

Drake Bay: Tough drive, big river crossings, great destination
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Drake Bay: Tough drive, big river crossings, great destination

Karl Kahler - December 22, 2015

DRAKE BAY, Puntarenas — I can’t say we weren’t warned about driving to Drake Bay. “I do not recommend driving to Drake Bay,” my Costa Rica guidebook…