The Surfer’s Bucket List

The Surfer’s Bucket List

Is it along the Gold Coast in Australia, Mavericks in California, South Africa’s Supertubes, Uluwatu’s Break in Bali, or the monumental Nazaré in Portugal?
Whether you’re a beginner or a hardcore boarder, this ‘Surfer’s Bucket List’ will give you a great insight into the best places to surf around the world and the biggest recorded waves at these spots, and hopefully you can start ticking them off your own bucket list one-by-one!

Top Surf Spots In Indonesia Part 2: Sumatra

Top Surf Spots In Indonesia Part 2: Sumatra

Indonesia is an archipelago with over 17 thousands islands within it. Surf travelers sure knows what makes Indonesia so special when it comes to surfing. Nice weather, friendly locals, good foods, and exotic beaches is just a few of its features. Here majesti.ca gives us several surfing spot in Sumatra. Book the ticket, pack your surfboard, and welcome to Indonesia!

Top Surf Spots In Indonesia Part 1: Nusa Tenggara and Lombok

Top Surf Spots In Indonesia Part 1: Nusa Tenggara and Lombok

Indonesia is an archipelago with over 17 thousands islands within it. Surf travelers sure knows what makes Indonesia so special when it comes to surfing. Nice weather, friendly locals, good foods, and exotic beaches is just a few of its features.

Indo’s Best 10 Waves

Indo’s Best 10 Waves

No where in the world has as many good waves as Indo. Fact. Tracks created a list of 10 Indo’s Best waves. Any we’ve missed?

Deadliest Shark Attack Beaches

Deadliest Shark Attack Beaches

Are you one of those people who can’t go surfing without thinking about sharks? Or maybe you suffer from that totally irrational ‘there’s a shark in the swimming pool’ sensation? Then you might not want to go surfing in these places.

8 Winter Escapes

8 Winter Escapes

Bali/Indo’s dry season runs May-Sept ish and coincides with the more consistent swells, as well as the thickest crowds. Crew surf the Bukit, they go Desert’s, The Ments, Nias, etc. The wet season, when the winds blow more from the north west (than NE) coincides with Europe’s winter, might get a touch less consistent swell, but still gets it, and the ‘other’ side gets going. The other side is the east facing coast, where mainly righthanders live, like this one, and several others.

Top Ten Scariest Waves: North Shore

Top Ten Scariest Waves: North Shore

There are more than just a few waves on Oahu’s North Shore that can scare the bejesus out of you. All the breaks on that hollowed strip of coastline unanimously break harder with the lips slamming into those shallow reef slabs with a ferocious and eerie intensity, not found in many other places on earth.

The Statement On Gunshot Over Macaronis, Mentawai

The Statement On Gunshot Over Macaronis, Mentawai

You probably have heard by now that a shot was fired on a charter boat moored at Macaronis. The gun had been fired on charter boat The Huey while moored at Macaronis Surf Resort in the Mentawais.

Tensed Up After Gun Pulled and Fired Over Macaronis, Mentawai

Tensed Up After Gun Pulled and Fired Over Macaronis, Mentawai

Margaret River surfer Fred Annesley was lying in the shade on the deck of the Huey I. “All of a sudden this bloody revolver went off — bang!” he said. “It wasn’t a little toy handgun, it was a full John Wayne thing, a big revolver. He didn’t look happy. It shook me up. I thought, this is crazy.”