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Swimming in the ocean

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Swimming in the ocean

Why does it seem that no one swims in the ocean in front of the Riu's? Even in photos where the surf seems calm. Thoughts?

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1. Re: Swimming in the ocean

It may be because of currents. Always ask locally before swimming at ANY ocean beach as every year tourists are lost in Costa Rica due to rip currents.

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2. Re: Swimming in the ocean

Because there is no swim up bar?

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3. Re: Swimming in the ocean

I swim in the ocean in Costa Rica daily when I'm here.some days are calm. Others not so. Watch the water.

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