2017 Winter Travel Guide

ALL THOSE PHOTOS OF SNOW-CAPPED NORWEGIAN MOUNTAINS PROVIDING A DRAMATIC BACKDROP TO  PERFECTLY EMPTY LINE UPS ARE ALL WELL AND GOOD, BUT FOR THOSE OF US WHO FIND THE FROSTY SHORES OF HOME MORE THAN CHILLY ENOUGH, THE COOLER MONTHS PROVIDE THE PERFECT EXCUSE FOR BOOKING A FLIGHT AND EFFING OFF SOMEWHERE WITH A DOUBLE FIGURE TEMPERATURE.

IF YOU’RE LOOKING FOR A BOARDSHORTS SUNTAN AND WARM WATER WAVES, THIS IS THE PLACE FOR YOU. CLICK AN YE SHALL FIND.

Costa Rica Surf & Yoga Camp
Costa Rica

Airport: Tambor Airport | Phone: +44 (0) 208 788 8668 | Email: hello@tickettoridegroup.com

This two week surf camp is based in the sleepy surf town of Santa Teresa on the Pacific Coast. Ticket to Ride combines surf coaching and video analysis to match your ability, with surf-specific yoga classes to ensure you see your surfing progress in this tropical paradise.
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Girls Only Sri Lanka Surf Camp
Ahangama, Sri Lanka

Airport: Bandaranaike International Airport | Phone: +44 (0) 208 788 8668 | Email: hello@tickettoridegroup.com

Surf and yoga every day on this week long intensive Girl’s Only Sri Lanka Surf & Yoga Camp. No boys allowed! Nikita Robb is one of South Africa’s Top Female Surfers after having competed in the prestigious ASP World Tour, taking numerous National Titles and we are beyond stoked to announce that she is running our Girl’s Only Surf & Yoga camp in Sri Lanka this November
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Island Hopping Indonesian Adventure
Indonesia

Airport: Lombok international airport | Phone: +44 (0) 208 788 8668 | Email: hello@tickettoridegroup.com

This 6 week tour is our “Ultimate Indonesian Surf Adventure”. You will surf three different islands, improving your surfing with professional surf coaching, video analysis and surf-specific yoga classes, along side many additional activities and excursions. Expect and island experience like no other on this hassle free surf tour.  
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Mint Surf Morrocco
Morocco, Taghazout

Airport: Agadir Al Massira Airport | Phone: +212 (0) 648 533 504 | Email: contact@mintsurfmorocco.co.uk

Mint Surf is located in the heart of the action, in Taghazout, and caters to all levels (and groups/couples with mixed levels) and all budgets, taking you to the best surf of the day. Stay in Mint Surf’s oceanfront apartments, for more space and privacy than other surf camps. Experience yoga bliss listening to the waves in their beach-front yoga studio. Certificate of Excellence on TripAdvisor.
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Nicaragua’s Ultimate All Inclusive Resort

Airport: Augusto Cesar Sandino International Airport | Phone: +505 (0) 8173 4033 | Email: pearsonezera@yahoo.com

Tucked away in the vibrant jungle of one of Nicaragua’s most unspoiled regions awaits the idyllic tropical retreat of Playgrounds Surf Camp – Nicaragua’s ultimate all inclusive surf resort. Come and immerse yourself in the splendid isolation of Chacocente Wildlife Refuge where offshore winds groom empty waves 300 days a year. From our beautiful resort meander down a short jungle path to the secluded beach of Veracruz de Acayo, home of one of Central America’s best waves – Playgrounds.
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Sion Surf Camp
Ahangama, Sri Lanka

Airport: Bandaranaike International Airport | Phone: +94 (0) 775 024 602 | Email: sionsurflanka@gmail.com

The best beach front location in South Sri Lanka. Our beach camp with bar and restaurant is in front of Devil Rock which delivers consistent left and right handers all day long with great snorkeling and surfing with turtles. We have a wide range of breaks for both beginners and experienced surfers on our doorstep. Friday nights we have the legendary seafood BBQ with bonfire, fireworks and live music on the beach. Check us out you won’t be disappointed.  
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Solid Surf House
Morocco, Taghazout

Airport: Agadir Al Massira Airport | Phone: +212 (0) 528 314 694 | Email: morocco@solidsurfhouse.com

Our recently renovated Surf & Yoga House is centrally located in the area of Taghazout Bay, Tamraght. The surfcamp offers high-standard accommodation at affordable rates. Famous Moroccan surf breaks are situated just a stroll away from our surf house. It’s an ideal place for surfers of all levels of experience.
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Solid Surf House Bali
Bali, Canggu

Airport: Ngurah Rai International Airport | Phone: +62 (0) 822 3759 4817 | Email: bali@solidsurfhouse.com

Our Surf and Yoga House is centrally located in the heart of Canggu, best known for its world-class surf breaks. Close to Berawa beach and just a short stroll away from the surf spots Batu Bolong, Oldmans and Echo beach, our surfcamp is an ideal place for surfers of all levels of experience.  
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Surf Instructor Course
Bali, Canggu

Airport: Ngurah Rai international airport | Phone: +62 (0) 822 3736 1420 | Email: holiday@solidsurfhouse.com

You had enough of your 9 to 5 job? Change your life and become a surf teacher. At Solid surf house we offer a 8 or 12 week Surf Instructor Course in Canggu, a real cool, chilled out, ‘surfy’ village on the west coast of Bali. At the end of the course you will be a ISA certified teacher.  
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Talalla Retreat
Sri Lanka

Airport: Mattala Rajapaksa International Airport | Phone: +94 (0) 41 225 9171 | Email: info@talallaretreat.com

Located on the southern coast of Sri Lanka, Talalla is a serene and breathtaking bay that is the ideal setting for a Yoga Retreat. Each morning, a stunning sunrise welcomes you to this pristine paradise and gives way to the tropical sun. The quiet bay comes alive with the warm breeze, the sound of the ocean waves, and the incredible variety of wildlife.
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The Original South African Surf Adventure
Cape Town, South Africa

Airport: Capetown International airport | Phone: +44 (0) 208 788 8668 | Email: hello@tickettoridegroup.com

This ten week South Africa surf adventure is the flagship Ticket to Ride trip. Whether you’re learning to surf or looking to improve, this trip from Cape Town to Durban with seasoned locals as your guides, combines all the best aspects of travelling with fantastic community projects for an unforgettable surfing adventure.
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Togat Nusa Retreat
Indonesia

Airport: Bandar Udara Rokot | Phone: +62 (0) 812 672 875 37 | Email: togatnusaretreat@gmail.com

Togat Nusa Retreat is a private island located in the surf rich , Mentawai Islands Indonesia. Catering to small groups of eight guests per trip. Offering all inclusive packages, and daily yoga classes. A perfect sanctuary for those looking to escape, relax and unwind and catch some of the best waves of their lives.   Togat Nusa Surf Retreat from Togat Nusa Retreat on Vimeo.
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Zen Surf Morocco Surf Camp & Yoga
Morocco, Taghazout

Airport: Agadir Al Massira Airport | Phone: +212 (0) 634 72 55 29 | Email: contact@zensurfmorocco.com

Zen Surf Morocco Surf Camp & Yoga is truly one of its kind, and not only because it is the only surf camp on the beach in the whole Taghazout area. Surrounded by banana fields, the surf house offers a lovely traditional setting with clean and comfortable rooms. Surf lessons for all levels and Yoga classes on a beautiful rooftop terrace will pace your day until a well-deserved and delicious traditional Moroccan dinner where you will share your experiences of the day with the other guests. The super friendly Zen Surf Team will make sure you spend unforgettable holidays!
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