Terrapin Lodge

Terrapin Trail , Carate, Osa, Province of Puntarenas, Costa Rica | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Carate

A very tame trek in a very wild jungle

A travel blog entry by lisasadventures

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... an official guide, who would then accompany them for their entire trek - at the expense of the trekker. This is on top of daily park fees, camping fees, and either spending $25 per meal at the ranger station, or carrying all your own food, which is not ideal since you can't cook in the national park. Sam and I really wanted to spend 3 or 4 days trekking through this vast expanse of pure wilderness, but with the new laws it was just too expensive. Instead ...

All junglist massive!

A travel blog entry by worldwideeyed

4
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... Black Poison Dart Frog, so it was worth the effort. At the top was our home for the next few days- a fairly rustic but very fun kind of tree-housey jungle lodge perched on top of a rise and with a view out over a garden full of tropical fruit trees, then the jungle again, the gulf and across to the volcanoes of Panama.

Bolita is the brainchild of Ron and Val who after one final harsh winter in Canada decided enough was enough and that it was time to ...

The Wilds of Osa Peninsula

A travel blog entry by sara.mairs

3
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... to the tip of the Osa Peninsula goes from pavement to dirt to a rutted gravel "road" over and sometimes through multiple rivers. The closest town, Puerto Jiménez, has all you need, but is 45 minute, $40 taxi ride away, so we needed to stock up before we headed to our rental house on Playa Pan Dulce. So with all of our gear, bags and bags of groceries and a 25 lb. block of ice, we made our way south to Casa Linda, near ...

Deet Poisoning and the Great Outdoors

A travel blog entry by edmcgo

5

... However, this calm quickly disappeared when I realized what an issue the bugs were going to be. Since we were without electricity, I was using my headlamp to read in bed. Sharing the same room with 11 other people proved to be problematic when we were trying to get ready for bed in a cramped space illuminated by various headlamps. Somehow we managed to spot a mouse running across our window sill and several bugs ...

Exploring The Ends of the Osa w Costa Rica Craig

A travel blog entry by malonetravels2

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... It was bumpy road but doable in a two wheel drive in the dry season.

We had been told that there though there was a sign that pointed toward the Osa Corcovado National Park there that it was illegal to enter the park from Dos Brazos. Who knows?

This may be where the poachers to in who are apparently killing jaguars and poaching game at an alarming rate. Who knows?


On the way back we saw a barred forest falcon ...

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