EOC Blog

Be More Sloth

Imagine you could s l o w down time, make the most of every moment and calmly enjoy life. How joyful would that be? This sounds like the life of a sloth, animals that we can learn a lot from.Though uncommon in most parts of the world, it is a daily occurrence to see...

EOC Family Experiences

Escaping the cold winter in the US, the Gouka family found themselves at home at the EOC last week. We were happy to help them make our Villa on the beach their basecamp for adventure. This fun, active couple brought their 4 and 3 year old boys out to explore the best...

Take time to breathe today

Do you know that the ocean gifts the world 70 percent of the oxygen we breathe!? There is something so magnificent about standing at it's shore in the sand, taking in all the beauty and energy of the Pacific that makes you stop and s l o w down, Take a deep breath in...

Part of a Family

Hello, my name is Emily Joy. I am starting to write this blog and share stories from the Espadilla Ocean Club. I thought that at first I would share mine. I first came to the EOC last year as an art teacher for my friends the Workmans. From day one I felt welcomed...

Rainy Season in Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica: What to bring

Rainy season has arrived here in Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica! But don’t let that deter you from planning your trip during these months! Rainy season typically lasts from April - December. There are many great reasons to visit during the ‘low season’; discount prices on...

Pura Vida, Pura Comida!

During a visit to Costa Rica, you will surly be surrounded by healthy cuisine! The food here in nutritious, colorful, and simply delicious! Each area in the country you can find farmers markets which are packed with an abundance of fruits, vegetables, and some...

Have you heard about Arenal?

Arenal Volcano is one of the most visited sites in Costa Rica, and not just for its looks. There are thermal springs to soak in, horseback riding tours to take, waterfall rappelling to try, and much more. The high and mighty Arenal volcano is actually the youngest in...

Pura Vida Sunsets in Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica

Sunsets in Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica are vibrant, colorful, and simply magical. Besides the stunning views, there’s more to this time of day that makes it quite special... Sunset is the time of day where a number of visitors and residents gather on the beach together...

5 Health Benefits of Visiting the Beach

Did you know there are HEALTH benefits of visiting the beach? It’s no surprise that vacationers flock to the coastlines each year during their time away from work. There’s something truly soothing about the salty air, warm sand, and waves crashing along the shore. Who...

“Barefoot in the sand”

Even before I lived here and would come as a visitor, I remembered myself saying, "if I can just get my feet in the sand (Costa Rican sand), I know this pain in my knee will go away ( or whatever pain I was having at the time for that matter)."  Seriously, no lie! I...

Booking widget b24_widget_5c6b1040887f1

WhatsApp chat