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.
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 18 years, so keep it friendly and relevant. Happy posting!
best place in april?« on: February 09 2008 04:02:00 »
so i'm planning to visit portugal in april. but what would be the best place to go then when you consider surfing? i was thinking about figueira da foz, but what's it like there then?
is it popular among locals to surf or are there just foreigners?
thanks anyway, k.
RE: best place in april?« Reply #1 on: February 11 2008 04:02:00 »
I lived in/near figueira for 4 years. It's a cool place and there's a good hostel in town too. Variety of breaks nearby some of which can get very good (it used to be a WCT contest venue. There's a decent sized crew of locals (both stand-up and bodyboarders) and people come from elsewhere in Portugal to surf there. I only ever saw a handful of travellers surf there, not sure why. Email me if you need any more info and possible hook-ups. Toby.
RE: best place in april?« Reply #2 on: February 19 2008 10:02:00 »
The best place is Ericeira, the surf capital in Portugal.
If you need more tips contact me.