Geoff McCabe, Author at Anamaya Yoga Retreat – a Resort for the Mind, Body and Spirit

Author Archives: Geoff McCabe

By Geoff McCabe

Geoff is the CEO of Anamaya, working tirelessly to continually approve all its functions. With the goal to make it the most amazing yoga and wellness center anywhere, Geoff delves into nutrition, design, management, and just about every facet of Anamaya. When not working, he lives at Rancho Delicioso, our nearby organic farm, and enjoys surfing and yoga.

Wendy Hickok’s Divine Portraits
October 2nd, 2014 by Geoff McCabe
996144_10102787960641383_7221792645088775700_nWendy Hickok visited Anamaya for Gracie and Sarita's yoga retreat in January 2014, and decided to return for a yoga teacher training in July of the same year. Her photos are absolutely stellar, definitely some of our favorites from among all the amazing photographers we've had here at Anamaya over the years. Check out her website here: http://hickokphotography.com/ [gallery link="file"... [read more]

News Coverage of Anamaya
April 12th, 2014 by Geoff McCabe
Bev in Anamaya's poolMany magazines and newspapers, both online and in print, have run stories about Anamaya. We are blessed to have had so much incredible coverage. We have also been placed in many "top 10" or "best of" lists by journalists and reports who felt that what we offer at Anamaya is among the best of the best around. Show below are... [read more]

Testimonials – Guest Blogs about Anamaya
April 12th, 2014 by Geoff McCabe
min harmoni - yoga on the main deckWe are honored by the wonderful things that our guests write about us, and are inspired by their inspiration. On this page, we have collected excerpts from some of the many unsolicited blog posts written by our guests on their own websites. We encourage you to read these if you're considering a visit to Anamaya, to see how Anamaya has... [read more]

Jessie Standafer’s Ukelele Partner Yoga Video
February 17th, 2014 by Geoff McCabe
Jessie Standafer Ukelele Partner YogaJessie Standafer and Dean Hively, two students at one of Anamaya's YTTs, perform a unique combination of partner yoga and music in this video they made: Support Jessie's Heartsong Yoga campaign on Indiegogo: http://www.indiegogo.com/projects/heart-song-ep-album

The Design and Construction of our New Yoga Deck
January 11th, 2014 by Geoff McCabe
The Most Beautiful Yoga Shala - 1200pxMany people have expressed interest in knowing more about our yoga deck, because of it's unusual and spectacular design, certainly one of the most unique and beautiful in Costa Rica, if not the world. The creation of this work of usable art, involved three main people: Design, Architecture, Ideation: Geoff McCabe, CEO and Co-Owner of Anamaya Construction Team Led by:... [read more]

Aracari
October 7th, 2013 by Geoff McCabe
Collared AracariBiology The collared aracari is a tiny peculiar-looking toucan with a obvious and awkwardly-oversized bill. It can be commonly spotted throughout its 500,000 square mile Latin American region, and frequently seen at Anamaya Resort, where groups of aracaris are often seeing foraging through local fruiting trees. There are 14 known species of aracaris, all sporting slender bodies, vividly-colored plumages and... [read more]

Howler Monkeys
October 7th, 2013 by Geoff McCabe
Costa Rica Howler MonkeyBiology One of Nicoya Peninsula’s (and Costa Rica’s) most commonly spotted mammals; the Mantled Howler Monkeys are recognized for their fascinating vocalizations (which can be heard almost 3-4 kilometres away) and incredible response communication patterns. Visitors can often hear their shrill calls around sunrise and sundown. The boisterous species also seem to respond to any other loud noises such as... [read more]

Dagmar’s Online Yoga Video Program
August 2nd, 2013 by Geoff McCabe
yoga video seriesIt's amazing how powerful yoga is once you start to practice regularly and with correct alignment. In this brand new online course by Montezuma Yoga's founder and director Dagmar Spremberg, 500 hr E-RYT, you are given very valuable and inspiring tips to deepen and refine your yoga practice. Included are 8 short instructional videos with breathing exercises, a simple beautiful... [read more]

Adventure Inn Airport Hotel
June 21st, 2013 by Geoff McCabe
Adventure Inn Airport HotelA great hotel near the airport in San Jose Costa Rica Many people coming to Anamaya ask about a hotel near the airport, either to stay a night before heading out to Montezuma, or perhaps after getting your fill of the beach here at Anamaya, spend an extra few days to explore the mountain regions of Costa Rica. From here,... [read more]

Embracing the Paradox
February 25th, 2013 by Geoff McCabe
Megan Panchinchin is a Yoga Teacher in Costa RicaThroughout my years of yogic study, I have found that the practice beckons our natural human desire to figure things out and also want more! At the same time it places speed bumps and pot holes along the way, to slow down the process. You have been invited to the party! We are magnificent beings and life is definitely something... [read more]

The History of Anamaya
January 23rd, 2013 by Geoff McCabe
Anamaya started as our dream home, but as fate would have it, our home is now yours. Before coming to Costa Rica, my wife Karen and I traveled extensively throughout Asia for our gift and jewelry design business, searching for beads, trinkets, and ideas to incorporate into our designs, and we had especially fallen in love with Bali, Indonesia. We... [read more]