Surf Spots

Laguna Beach Vacation and California Surf Spots

Laguna Beach Vacation Widely known for a number of reasons, including a reality show, the small coastal city of Laguna Beach should be should be close to the top of your list of beach vacation spots. With a number of art galleries, great places to eat, and surf spots, Laguna Beach has a lot more to it than just some …

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Salt Creek Beach, Dana Point, California

Salt Creek Beach Vacation Dana Point’s popular Salt Creek Beach Park is easily one of the best beaches in Orange County. Situated under the Laguna Nigel Ritz-Carlton beach resort, this beach would get the elusive 5 diamond rating that hotels strive for. This sandy beach is located under the Monarch Beach Golf Links course and the gated community of Ritz Cove …

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Playa Esterillos Centro: a Costa Rican Surf Spot near Jaco

Costa Rica Surf Spot and Nice Quiet Beach Since Playa Esterillos Centro is only 20 minutes outside of Jaco, it is relatively easy to access this Costa Rican surf spot. It is about 30 minutes north of the famous Manuel Antonio beach also. Near the rocky point of the far north part of this long undeveloped beach, there is a …

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Sea Girt Beach Vacation, New Jersey

The Sea Girt Beach is a quiet Jersey Shore mainstay. Only about a mile in length, this little town holds its own with the high quality of its beaches. Surprisingly, there are waves with some regularity. The regulations can be off-putting.

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Tropical Surf Paradise: Playa Esterillos Oeste Costa Rica

Playa Esterillos Oeste, Costa Rica is a beach spot found about 80 miles/ 120 km from the capital, San Jose. It’s close to the beach vacation city of Jacó, on the Central Pacific coast of this Central American paradise. Playa Esterillos Oeste is in the Puntarenas province, Parrita canton. CR’s seven provinces are sub-divided into 81 cantons. Playa Esterillos is an extensive (4+ miles/ …

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Swami’s Beach, Encinitas, California

Located in the beautiful Southern California town of Encinitas, the internationally known Swami’s beach or reef is a immensely popular and occasionally crowded surf spot. Swami’s beach is right next door to a Self-Realization Fellowship ashram. Hence the name. Some parking is available above Swami’s beach in a small park on the cliff. There aren’t many spots, but don’t worry if …

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