11 Best Sunscreens for Surfers {Reef-safe}

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As surfers, we spend hours and hours under the sun. And, our sun exposure is only amplified by the sun reflecting on the water.  If you’re surfing in tropical destinations closer to the equator, the sun is even stronger.  That’s why it’s so incredibly important to have a solid, reef safe sunscreen you can depend … Read more

7 Best Beginner Surf Spots in Costa Rica

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Costa Rica has some of the best surfing in the world- for beginners, intermediate, and advanced surfers alike.  If you’re wanting to learn how to surf, the warm waters, consistent swells, and variety of beaches make Costa Rica a great place to learn!  However, there are a ton of different beaches in Costa Rica, and … Read more

13 Best Hotels in Nosara for Every Budget

Nosara Costa Rica is a quaint surf town located in the Guanacaste region of Costa Rica. In Nosara, you can find great surf, unspoiled beaches, and delicious restaurants.  Due to its growing popularity, it can be difficult to find accommodations in Nosara, particularly during the high season in Costa Rica, from late November- April.  To … Read more

23 BEST Surf Accessories for Surfers of ALL Levels

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One of my favorite things about surfing is how beautifully little the sport requires. All you need is a swimsuit/trunks, board, leash, maybe a wetsuit and you’re good to go.  While the minimalism of the sport is undeniably awesome, there are still loads of surf accessories that can make your life easier, and are also … Read more

11 BEST Jobs for Surfers 

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If you’re looking for the best jobs for surfers, you’ve come to the right place.  Anyone who surfs knows that surfing is absolutely enchanting, if not addicting. There is something so BLISSFUL about that feeling of pulling into a wave, and there’s not many other things in life that match that feeling after an EPIC … Read more

11 Best Surf Gloves of All Time

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Unless you have the privilege of only ever surfing warm tropical waters in places like Indonesia and Costa Rica, odds are you’ll need to invest in a solid pair of surf gloves at some point. Surf gloves can make a huge difference in terms of comfort levels while surfing in cold waters, and in some … Read more

Big Sur Surfing Guide- An Epic California Surf Trip

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Big Sur California is a famous 90 mile stretch of rugged California coastline. It’s known for breathtaking views, redwoods, waterfalls, and of course, surfing. Big Sur surfing is unique from other surf spots in California. It’s extremely isolated, and the surf and beaches are particularly rugged and wild.  What this means for surfers is uncrowded … Read more

Puerto Viejo Surf- Your Ultimate Guide

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Puerto Viejo is a small but busy surf town on Costa Rica’s Caribbean Coastline. It is best known for black sand beaches, crystal clear waters, reggae music, and an overall, laid-back vibe.  The Puerto Viejo surf is notoriously gnarly, and hosts the infamous Salsa Brava, AKA the Costa Rican Pipeline, as well as a few … Read more