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A surf trip to Europe is so much more than just a surf trip. It’s a visit to the old world where history, art, and nature meet in force. It may be difficult to convince your significant other to tag along on a typical surf trip south of the border, but surf travel to Europe is an easy sell for most. 

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Surfing is often misrepresented in the media and literature. Every so often, someone gets it right, and it usually has a transformative effect on the landscape of surfing. Take two seminal surf films, for example, Gidget (fiction) and Endless Summer (documentary). Both films took the nation by storm and brought surfing and the surf lifestyle to the forefront of pop culture. A good surf film is rare, and a good surf book may be twice as rare. Too often is surfing portrayed in cliché-ridden, campy storylines that don’t have the technical accuracy. Rarely do filmmakers or authors nail the lingo,...

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There’s an age-old debate in surfing about what's considered a perfect wave? Is a perfect wave hollow and punchy, providing the tube rides of a lifetime but not the occasional guillotining? Or does a perfect wave peel endlessly and offer a blank canvas to surfers who can draw whichever line they see fit for hundreds of meters

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Shooting waves isn’t as easy as it seems. Everything about the surf, from the harsh sunlight to the constant motion in the water, makes taking a quality surf photo a challenge. Many traveling surfers shell out hundreds of dollars to professional surf photographers and action sports videographers. If you want to save some cash and impress your travel buddies on your next surf trip, continue reading below for Surf Photography 101: How to Nail the Shot.

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