Driving though those dirt road towns that felt like the wild west, I would always be transported to a mythical time—at the very least I would be able to surf some sick waves without tons of OC kooks in the line-up (no offense to you if you live in the OC, that's where I grew up).
The 2022 Surfers Airline Boardbag guide will help you NOT get burned by airline board bag fees. Last year, Slater and Hurly Executive took on Hawaiian Airlines in the fight and we moved them down to Kook status.
Surfing Pavones Costa Rica The Longest Left In The World. The Basics - Surfing Pavones Costa Rica. How's the wave in Costa Rica? Where will you stay? What's the latest Surfline forecast? What are the things to do in Pavones Costa Rica? Do you need a map? Check this ultimate guide.
We all love a great surf trip! Surf travelling to a new break has a way of smacking you in the face with beauty. It’s time to surf, disconnect and reconnect with a deeper vibe. Surf vacations are one of the best activities on the planet and such an awesome experience. Click in and learn more.
Rio is one of those places on the earth that you always hear about and that you dream of going to one day—at least, that was one of my dreams for a long time. My first trip to Brazil was back in the early 2000s and I fell in love with Brazil at first sight (or first visit). Click in to learn more about surfing Rio.
Surfing Puerto Viejo Costa Rica AKA Salsa Brava. Did you read In Search of Captain Zero? If you did then you know all about this place. If you plan on visiting this side of Costa Rica you are going to be stoked. What are the things to do in Puerto Viejo Costa Rica? Where to stay? You can also check the maps here.
Pascuales spits like a dragon and swells slam the coast, twisting and raging as it unleashes it's deepest inner desire to be free. It's a crazy wave and one of the heaviest I have surfed in the world. Every time I go I get a new lesson. A new hold down. A new appreciation for the ocean and life itself.
Located in mainland Mexico at the entrance to the Sea of Cortez, the area is a magnet for south and southwest swells. Ranging from hollow A-frame beach breaks to incredible world class point breaks, surfers of all ability levels will get a thrill of a lifetime—or at lest Mexico-time. The point breaks offer truly remarkable waves that can wrap for more than 500 yards. This wave can be both a hollow and thumpy—offering some barrel time and fast shoulders to race into the inside.
Playa Grande has a ton to offer any type of surfer and there’s a ton of wildlife surrounding the entire town. After reading this guide, you should be comfortable enough with the town of Grande that you can find a place to stay, eat, and surf without having to deal with Gringo prices.
Tamarindo will be perfect for beginners, intermediates, and advanced surfers because the wave really is whatever you make it. There will be some days that the swell will reach overhead, and only the badass local Ticos will hit the water, but most days, it's going to stick between 3-5 feet.