Entries tagged: Luxury Costa Rica Travel

Chasing Pura Vida: Costa Rica Luxury Travel

Chasing Pura Vida: Costa Rica Luxury Travel

Ker & Downey Concierge and intrepid traveler Christine Guild has spent a lot of time in Costa Rica; she lived there for a year before joining the Ker & Downey team. She recently did some traveling around the familiar-to-her country to check out some of the beautiful Costa Rica luxury properties. Also on the agenda: soaking up some sun barefoot and exploring the country through adventurous excursions. We caught up with her after her trip to discuss the highlights of her Costa Rica luxury journey.

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San Jose’s Gastronomic Renaissance

San Jose’s Gastronomic Renaissance

Following an influx or expat chefs and creative residents, as well as access to some of the planet’s most raw, natural ingredients – Costa Rica’s capital is finally in the midst of a cultural and gastronomic renaissance. The best way to prove it? Join Ker & Downey on a guided walk through the Barrio Escalante Gastronomic neighborhood to sample the fresh gourmet food and craft beer at every turn. Your stomach will thank us.

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Where to See Costa Rica Sloths | International Sloth Day

Where to See Costa Rica Sloths | International Sloth Day

Costa Rica sloths can be found just about everywhere in the country’s biodiverse-rich environment. In celebration of International Sloth Day, we’re taking a look at the slow-moving tree-dwellers of Central and South America and where you can see sloths in Costa Rica for yourself. In 2002 the movie Ice Age introduced us to Sid, a slovenly ground sloth, a prehistoric creature that is a distant relative of the modern-day tree sloth. Unfortunately ground sloths went extinct in the last Ice Age. Fortunately for you, however, tree sloths are not! In fact, they are aplenty in Costa Rica! You can even […]

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World's Best Safari Outfitter | World's Best Award-Winners

World’s Best Safari Outfitter | World’s Best Award-Winners

Last week Ker & Downey President David Marek and Vice President David Jones accepted our award as the World’s Best Safari Outfitter. They celebrated with global partners who shared the honor of winning their category, thanks to the public votes and a dedication to delivering the very best in service. We’re in good company with some of the very best in the world. Best Hotels in the World The Oberoi Hotel Udaivilas is in the Hall of Fame for making the World’s Best List for ten years, but this year it took home the prestigious award for Best Hotel in the […]

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