Posting a new Topic:
You can post a new question from the country page to which the question is relevant to, or at the bottom right hand of this page.

You don't need to register
to post a new question or answer excisting ones
Please don't spam this forum with your new surf camp / charter / villa / surf school. Go to SurferDream.com and list your business there for free.

The GlobalSurfers forum has been the leading surf travel resource for over 17 years, so keep it friendly and relevant. Happy posting!

Author
Topic: just out of Curriousity: surfing in nicaragua
Views: 2056 Replies: 4
Topic: just out of Curriousity: surfing in nicaragua
Views: 2056 Replies: 4

By:

monte

Posted in

Nicaragua Nicaragua

 

 

just out of Curriousity: surfing in nicaragua

are you for or against ex pats owning and promoting surf camps that make money selling the nicaraguan waves/land?

Is this an insult to local surfers? Does it disrespect their right as surfers when a camp brings in five or more surfers into the line up where there may be only one local?

Should ex pats ever be considered locals? Isnt this defined by how much money you have? If i can buy the land and build my business what does this mean? Should the locals thank me?
What about promoting and visiting local establishments? they are way cheaper... and that could really be considered helping.



By:

monte

RE: just out of Curriousity: surfing in nicaragua

do you realize how cheap and easy it has been to create surf camps here in nicaragua. and the country has been cursed with only a small amount of local for crowd control. this has left it open for foreigner to claim regions as theirs: to name the spots, claim the spots, sell the waves... etc. buy the land sell the land etc etc...
i used to surf popoyo when it was empty, now i havent gone in more then a year, its frustrating the crowd growth. i have now moved to new and better spots but they too are being spoiled.

is this good? its really confusing. i dont know whether to embrace it or fight it...

By:

American Nicaraguan

RE: just out of Curriousity: surfing in nicaragua

It's a free world. Don't forget Nica's are also enjoying the US via Fla. Cali, etc. Them getting mad at an American is the same as an American getting mad at a Mexican  for cming over and "taking their job".



By:

molly tuft

RE: just out of Curriousity: surfing in nicaragua

how r u wow do u know my frend layla  she is a lezbian thank for sharing and zarah  i hate her and sadia hate her and rosie hate her and leah hate her
thankx -xxx-

Looking for surf spots in Nicaragua ?

surf atlas


postReply

 

postReply