Posts by Bodhi Surf + Yoga

6 Mistakes to Avoid as a First Time Traveler

Learning to surf

You’re setting off on your first journey out of your home country. It’s an exciting time! You’re stoked to discover a new culture, find some awesome souvenirs for your friends and family back home, and discover something within yourself. It’s important, however, to remember a few things before you go. Here are a few mistakes…

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Top 10 Reasons People Choose Bodhi Surf + Yoga

Pura Vida essence at surf lessons

After only a few weeks interning at Bodhi Surf + Yoga, I’ve already had a wide variety of experiences in the community of Bahia Ballena. Last week, I had an amazing opportunity to see what Bodhi is like from a guest’s perspective. I was able to surf, practice yoga, eat some delicious food, and interact…

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3 Ways a Surf and Yoga Camp Can Rejuvenate You For 2018

Learning to surf in Costa Rica

Can you believe that 2017 is already coming to a close? On one hand, it has felt a bit like a “scooter to the ankle” (as that viral tweet suggested); on the other, it’s been an interesting and even enlightening year. One thing is for certain: vast global changes are occurring (and are occurring quickly),…

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“B”-ing The Change, Locally and Globally

Bodhi B Corporation

When Bodhi Surf + Yoga became B Corp certified in November of 2016, we knew it was truly just the beginning of a long road of constant improvements and striving for success. B Corporation urges fellow B Corporations to “B the Change” — that is, “to be the change that you seek in the world.”…

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Community Activism and Conscious Consumerism

World Ocean's Day Bahia Ballena

Effective July 1st of this year, the city of Seattle joined the growing global movement of banning single use plastic bags with a ban on plastic straws and eating utensils, whose execution is currently in progress. In August of this year, the US Court of Appeals blocked a 124-mile natural gas pipeline project from moving…

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Interning for a B Corp Company

Interning for Bodhi Surf + Yoga

A quote that I often find myself coming back to when I consider the future — that is, what major to choose, what internship to pursue during a summer break in college, what career path to embark upon — is one that one of my good friends relayed to me before we went our separate…

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7 Ways To Be An Ocean Guardian at School

Teen surf camp

This summer, did you swim, surf, snorkel, or dive deep into the ocean? If you’re like me, you may have realized that when you’re in the ocean, you are completely immersed in a foreign environment. You’re in a different realm, one that belongs to creatures that we don’t see on a regular basis. You may…

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Dedicating a Week to Learning

Backbend assist yoga

There are endless ways to learn, understand, and develop a new skill. Out of those, some are effective and others tend to only work in the short term. What I believe to be the best, most fulfilling way to learn is not only to perform a new skill but also to understand and feel the…

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