February 2008

300 Meters of Artificial Beach

29 Feb , 2008
Created by Zopilote Surf Team

This is only possible in Japan: an artificial beach (length 300 meters!) with swell, surf board rental and roof. If the beautiful sand, the warm water and the always nice wheather is an argument, than maybe the artificial volcano with smoke and fire. The artificial beach is called Ocean Dome and is on Kyushu Island, […]

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Guest talk – Camilla from South Africa

22 Feb , 2008
Created by Zopilote Surf Team

Camilla stayed with us for one week in December and said she enjoyed most the relaxing atmosphere at the camp and the fellow surfers she met there. Also, an applause to Simon, the Cook: great food served! Camilla from South Africa but also liked the way Europeans tried to speak English: “There was a guy […]

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The Carribean side of Central America

15 Feb , 2008
Created by Zopilote Surf Team

I read a nice post about the mostly by tourism untouched Carribean coast of Central America – from Belize to Panama. The Carribean – synonym for mass tourism – can be still a lovely place. Forget Cancun, forget the Dominican and Jamaican Resorts, check the true side of the Carribean. At Condé Nest you will […]

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Driftr: travelers for travelers

8 Feb , 2008
Created by Zopilote Surf Team

A user-generated content site for travelers, by travelers. Keep track of your travels, share your trip photos, reviews, and blogs with friends and family, as well as research destinations before you book a trip. Similar to wayn.com or epic trip. Link: Driftr [Technorati Tags: surf – news – Costa Rica ]

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Hi Everywhere!

1 Feb , 2008
Created by Zopilote Surf Team

Hi Everywhere! is kind of a social network / platform for local guides who offer their help and knowledge to people new in a country. It’s for free and simple to use: Post your travel plan to the site A local guide books your request You both met You both write and post pics on […]

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