blog tags: surfing

10 surf towns you need to visit
10 · 24 · 2019Por Irene Callejas
Whether you are a first-timer or a seasoned surfer, you can start saving up for your travels now. We have put together some places that you won’t want to miss. From the surfing capitals to some off-the beaten path spots, these are the 10 stellar locations you need to visit.  1. Lagos: Warm, blue, and eco-friendly Over the last few years, Portugal has gained traction as a surfing spot. Located in...
08 · 22 · 2019Por Marta Rzepecka
France is one of the world’s top tourist destinations. If you want to discover the surfing side of this country skip Louvre and Versailles and head to the beach! It is a must-see gem for all surf lovers, let us show you why. Surf trip to France should be on top of your list due to various reasons: sandy beaches, long coastlines and great waves of both the Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean Sea...
Surf y Yoga, la ecuación perfecta
07 · 19 · 2019Por Alvaro Pastor
In a world in which the immediate priority is the key, dominated by new technologies and social media, a priori activities as different as surfing and yoga, are gaining continuously followers due to its component of disconnection of stress and reconnection with one same. The word yoga means union. Union of body and mind, with the environment and with oneself. In surfing, it is very important to...
What is the surf culture (the real one)?
07 · 27 · 2018Por David Biger
What is surf culture exactly? How was it born? In this blog post we’ll go back in time to explore the long and compelling origins of this ancient Hawaiian sport. In a recent autobiography that won the Pulitzer Prize in 2016, William Finnegan came back on 50 years of surfing, travels and obsession. “Barbarian Days: A Surfing Life” is the story of a men who consider surf not only as an extreme...
A glimpse inside the surf photography world
07 · 17 · 2018Por David Biger
In the new digital era, surf photography has changed a lot and posting a photo on Instagram has never been easier. Does it mean that everybody can become a professional surf photographer? Young photographers would love to get into surf photography for the unique lifestyle, traveling everywhere, doing a lot of cool things. But what is the reality of the surf photography business? In this blog...
Young Guns: An Extraordinary Lifetime Opportunity for Teen Surfers
07 · 02 · 2018Por David Biger
In only 2 weeks, the « Young Guns » contest launched by Quiksilver has already reached 1000 subscriptions! Young surfers from all over the world got super excited about the opportunity to surf in Kelly Slater’s famous Surf Ranch. Groms, that’s also how we call those young surfers, coming from the word “grommet” and that refers to the surf culture. They were already invited to...