General Advices for the Beach
To keep the risks at the beach as low as possible, you should follow some simple advices:
Only swim in designated areas
-Watch out for rocks that might be hidden under the water surface at high tide
-Watch for broken glass
-Respect the animals living at the beach.
Beaches that are very known for riptides are Espatilla at Manuel Antonio, Jacó and Dominical Beach.
Riptides are responsible for about 80% of ocean drownings!