Some Of The Best Places To Surf In The World

If you love traveling to the beach, there are loads of incredible beaches scattered throughout the world. If you like going to the beach so you can surf some waves though, you might need to be a little pickier. Sure, there are still plenty of beaches around to surf at, but there are only so many that are considered the best of the best. Want to know which surf spots those are? Look no further. Here are a few of the best beaches to surf at on the planet.

Gold Coast, Australia

The surf Mecca of Australia is located in the 6th largest city in the country, Queensland, and it’s known for its long beach breaks, right-hand point breaks, and a brand new artificial reef at the narrowness of the Nerang. This city is also surrounded by some of the country’s most beautiful national parks. Aside from being a well-developed urban area, this region also has a mild subtropical climate. The best time to surf is during the winter season. Some of the most popular breaks that are known to have some of the best surfing are Straddie, The Spit, and Main Beach.

Bukit Peninsula, Bali, Indonesia

The northwest coast of Bali’s Bukit Peninsula is known for its incredible set of top-level breaks. These are ideal for everyone from beginner to expert surfers. There are also several other great surf spots that are suitable for everyone from experienced riders to those just learning to surf. Aside from surfing, there’s also a beautiful temple located in the Uluwatu region that overlooks a world-renowned break. The area is worth exploring as it offers a variety of great surf breaks, such as Dreamland, Balangan, and Bingin.

Oahu, Hawaii, USA

Out of all of the Hawaiian islands, Oahu is easily the best one for surfing. CNN named the island’s Pipeline the best surf spot in the world. Only experts can ride these large waves. Aside from the Pipeline, there are also plenty of other great surf spots that are located on the island of Hawaii. The North Shore is a 7-mile-long break that’s ideal for everyone from beginner to expert surfers. Some of these include Backdoor, Waimea Bay, Ka’ena Point, Sunset Beach, and Kahuku Point.

Ericeira, Portugal

The town of Ericeira is known for its impeccable surfing. In 2011, it was named Europe’s first World Surfing Reserve. It’s also close to some of the best surf spots in the region, and it’s a short drive away from the Portuguese capital, Lisbon. If you’re planning on visiting the area, make sure to take advantage of the ASP World Tour’s Ribeira d’Ilhas beach. The town of Ericeira has 8 miles of coastline, and it features a variety of breaks that are suitable for everyone from beginner to expert surfers. It also has the authentic Portuguese village feel and is known for its abundant natural beauty.

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3 Great Books That All Travel Lovers Should Read

For some people, traveling is the best thing in the world. It gives them a sense of freedom, allowing them to see things they might not have seen elsewhere, and occasionally have once-in-a-lifetime experiences. Traveling is a way for many of us to make incredible memories and keep a sense of adventure in our life. Unfortunately, traveling isn’t always possible. When we can’t travel to new and exciting locations, we find other ways to keep traveling in our lives. One great way to do this is to read books about traveling. Here are a few of the best books to read on traveling in 2022.

Crossed off the Map: Travels in Bolivia – Shafik Meghji

In his book, Shafik Meghji, a British travel writer, talks about an amusing anecdote about Queen Victoria’s alleged decision to remove Bolivia from her map of South America. According to Meghji, the queen was angered by the country’s status. Despite the increase in tourism over the past few decades, many people still don’t know much about Bolivia. In his book, Meghji offers a wide range of activities that will allow travelers to explore the country’s varied topography. Some of these include going on a riverboat trip through the Amazon, following in the footsteps of the Jesuits, or going on a walk through the Potos silver mines.

Lost in the Valley of Death: A Story of Obsession and Danger in the Himalayas – Harley Rustad

After popular Instagram user Justin Shetler went missing in Northern India’s Parvati Valley, his family and followers were left wondering what happened to him. In one of his final posts, Shetler wrote that he wanted to return to the Himalayas. Based on the extensive investigation that Rustad conducted into Shetler’s disappearance, he found a compelling story about a young man who had a passion for travel and was constantly posting about his experiences online. The story he told about Shetler is not only about his disappearance, but it also explores the dark side of the backpacker culture in India. According to Rustad, there have been numerous cases of people going missing in the area.

The Slow Road to Tehran: A Revelatory Bike Ride Through Europe and the Middle East – Rebecca Lowe

When journalist Rebecca Lowe traveled to Lebanon in 2014, she wrote about her experience reporting on the country’s refugee crisis. She learned one important lesson from her trip: Never trust people who claim that doing something can’t be done. In her new book, “The Slow Road to Tehran,” she shares her experiences from 2015 as she biked from London to Tehran. In her book, Lowe talks about her experiences in 2015 as she biked from London to Tehran. She writes about her journey through Europe and the Middle East and shares her thoughts on the history of Western travel in the region. As a journalist who’s focused on human rights, she’s also drawn on the vivid characters she encountered during her travels.

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