Kermit’s Relative in the Costa Rican Rainforest

Scientists discovered a new species of frog called the Hyalinobatrachium dianae in Costa Rica, the first glass frog discovered since 1973. Similar to the glass frog, the lime-colored amphibian has translucent skin on its underside and has eyes that make it look like the famous Muppet, Kermit. The inch-long (2.5 centimeter) amphibian, which took the… Read More

Life Lessons You Can Learn from a Sloth

Aren’t you just fascinated by the wild sloths? Reading about their incredible life I realized that we, as humans have so many things to learn from the wild sloths. Brown Throated Three Toed Sloth 1. BE FRIENDLY Did you know that instinctively, sloths are friendly in nature, especially the three-fingered breed? This should be the… Read More

Watching the Whales and Dolphins in Costa Rica – Part 2

Dolphin and whale watching has become one of the top attractions in Costa Rica. Whales migrate from both hemisphere and stop in Costa Rica to mate and to raise their young. Visitors have a pretty good chance to spot these awesome creatures here in Costa Rica. Whales and Dolphins of Costa Rica by anywherecostarica.com Best… Read More

Watching the Whales and Dolphins in Costa Rica – Part 1

Did you know that: Costa Rica has the distinction of having more months with humpback whales in residence than any other place in the world? Costa Rica recently celebrated the longest humpback whale season of the world? Humpback whales are the most commonly targeted for whale watching tours in Costa Rica? The whales from the… Read More

Visit Us in Person or Take a Virtual Tour Now

Have you heard about TikiVillas Rainforest Lodge? In case you did but you did not had the chance to visit us in person our online virtual tours are the next best thing. Take a virtual tour of our lodge to see our great facilities and get a feel for what it’s like to be a… Read More

Pura Vida

Costa Ricans often greet one another and bid farewell by saying “PURA VIDA.” But pura vida, which literally translates to “pure life,” is more than a turn of phrase to Costa Ricans—it’s a state of mind. Costa Ricans take every opportunity to live life to the fullest. The term PURA VIDA has been present in… Read More

Friends that Visit our TikiVillas Rainforest Lodge – Part 2

Costa Rica is considered to possess the highest density of biodiversity of any country worldwide. While encompassing just one third of a percent of Earth’s landmass, approximately the size of West Virginia, Costa Rica contains four percent of species estimated to exist on the planet. Hundreds of these species are specific to Costa Rica: frogs,… Read More

TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence for TikiVillas Rainforest Lodge

What could be better than being acknowledged for a job well done? Therefore, we would like to share our accomplishments with all those who have contributed to each success. The awards we’ve won represent our commitment and dedication to the customers we serve and the industry we are part of. TikiVillas Rainforest Lodge is the… Read More

Friends that Visit our TikiVillas Rainforest Lodge – Part 1

We are trying our best to offer privacy to our customers… but some visitors are beyond our control. Spending some time in the middle of “the most biologically intense place on earth” (National Geographic) will offer you the chance to meet face to face many great animals and birds. Allow us to share some of… Read More