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Topic: Aussie looking for some waves france, spain

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By:

Jeremy

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Aussie looking for some waves france, spain

« on: October 19 2005 15:10:00 »

hey looking at doing some surfing around france, spain. Travelling by meself. wondering if any one had any good tips bout how best to get some waves.  Been landlocked for to long, am hanging to kick back and get some waves :)



By:

elkan

RE: Aussie looking for some waves france, spain

« Reply #1 on: October 23 2005 07:10:00 »

hi mate..im a aussie lad living in london..just been to biarritz in france for a few waves..was pretty clean and about 3ft but crowded..defo worth a trip although its a pretty expensive town and we found a cheap hotel at 23 euro a night each for single room but no hostels to my knowledge..camping might be the go...also just went to portugal to north of Porto and found a few deserted beach breaks..few rocks but nice and clean..was bout 2ft but looks like lots of potential...sne dme ur emal and i will email u a pic or 2..cheers elkan

By:

Jeremy

RE: Aussie looking for some waves france, spain

« Reply #2 on: October 26 2005 09:10:00 »

cheers mate, yeah that sounds good, bummer bout the crowds and expensive, but heard most place are round europe are, Was Portugal cheap. Heres me email jeremybay2001@yahoo.com.au, be good to see some pics, where's the best break in Biarizzt?

By:

Geoff

RE: Aussie looking for some waves france, spain

« Reply #3 on: February 20 2006 17:02:00 »

I am an Aussie travelling alone for the second time to france in June. Last trip in 97 saw a month long flat spell. Am travelling over from UK as have english wife and visiting her home in South for two months.

Anyway I was after any tips on where to stay around Hossegor, I am very interested in the place mentioned for 23 euro, where is it etc etc. Also do you know of anywhere similar to hostels/backpackers but more surfer orientated and without the kids..
Geoff

By:

Lena

RE: Aussie looking for some waves france, spain

« Reply #4 on: February 22 2006 10:02:00 »

Hi there
the french and spanish atlantic coast are full of beautiful waves! I think you should by the stormridersguide for europe, in there you have all the best spots.
I live in Hossegor and we are having beautiful waves all year round. I am running a surfhouse 50meters from the Hossegor beach. Mabye you want to check it out?:-)
koala-surf.com

Surf´s up!

By:

Carly Mellor

RE: Aussie looking for some waves france, spain

« Reply #5 on: February 22 2006 15:02:00 »

Hey there,
Am an aussie chick currently working in Dublin earning the euros so that I can bail from here & do a surf trip from France to Morrocco around august or sep... anyone who is travelling alone or wants a mate to travel with, give me a holler. carly.mellor@bigpond.com

I have been surfing for ages in Aus & am up for surfing small to good size swell..whatever!

let me know



By:

Orla

RE: Aussie looking for some waves france, spain

« Reply #6 on: April 04 2006 08:04:00 »

Hey there, your surf school seems really cool, do you give lessons to beginners? I'm heading to the South of France at the end of April and would really like to learn to surf and meet up with cool people. I'll send you guys an e mail but I'm not sure if my e mail account is active at the mo. Let me know...

By:

Ben

RE: Aussie looking for some waves france, spain

« Reply #7 on: April 05 2006 04:04:00 »

ahoy there captain...you have come to the right spot...the best place is where i am basing my business near aquitaine..numerous cheap camping and cheap boards etc... i can provide you with equipment and also provide you access to all the surf spots for cheap rates...although some kind of bond is necccessary generally in the form of cash incase you do not return...and also ID.... i have two very big, powerful 4x4s which will enable access to secret locations and provide some serious off road action during the flat days...how it  works is i take you into a good, isolated surf spot, drop you off for however long you wanna stay than come back and pick you up...also can

By:

Ben Silvester

RE: Aussie looking for some waves france, spain

« Reply #8 on: April 05 2006 04:04:00 »

organise for a little bit of hunting if your party is keen... have a spare satellite phone for hire incase of emergencys etc...my 2 friends Tomo and Samantha are both French born and bred and would be willing to show your group around some cultural places and also round their home, farm etc and also teach some French lingo...anyway chief just send me when  your coming etc and i will organise the holiday of your life...take care...

By:

Rich

Another france, spain road trip

« Reply #9 on: April 05 2006 14:04:00 »

Hello!! If anyone is planning a trip (first 2 weekes in May) through France down South-West way (and further) & has a spare seat, let me know!!! I live in Nantes so I could meet somewhere on the way down - Merci !!!
email:  ll_ricardo@hotmail.com


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