Our tickets were already paid for before the scaffolding made it’s first appearance on the sand of South-side Huntington Beach. Over 500,000 people flock to participate in the excitement of Huntington Beach’s US Open of Surfing. Waist high surf, hyperactive groms and clueless tourists made the decision to travel as far away as possible an easy one.
A very active Southeast Pacific attracts us back to our favorite spots in Central America. We went for the solid swell, 82 degree water, off shore winds, small crowds, empty point breaks; and it turned out to be much better than expected.