Your own little slice of heaven: Enjoy and Surf Bali without the crowds

As we move into the months of November to March, things are calming down swell-wise in the Indian Ocean. Although many people don’t know it, the “off-season” in Bali is actually a great time to visit. Of course, the best place to stay is on the beautiful Bukit peninsula at S Resorts Hidden Valley, and we’re giving you even more reason to book now with our special offer: Stay 5 nights, Pay for 4.

Favourite Surfer? Fave Surf Destination?

Occy is fit and in form. – Photo Andy Potts. Who is your favourite surfer and where is your fave surf destination? Both great questions to stimulate fun, light-hearted discussion amongst buddies that inevitably come up on boat trips, on a drive down the coast or at BBQ’s or parties. Of course, both are alsoread more

Surfing PNG: Slow and Steady Wins the Race

Surfing PNG on board the PNG Explorer - trip one. Trip one is run and done and we're back in the harbour with smiles from ear to ear. The forecast for this trip was pretty marginal as the North Pacific has been a little slow getting underway but Captain Rigby has a few tricks up his sleeve and we made the most of the conditions ducking and weaving to our different locations.

SSG Maldives All Girls Cobia Surf Charter

The warm air and the smell of the salt water hits our faces as the aeroplane doors open and we walk down the stairs onto the tarmac. We’ve made it to Male, the capital of the Maldives and are met by our guide, Nathu before being led toward a traditional style dhoni. A few minutes later the ten of us, tired but so excited, board the Cobia surf charter, our home for the next ten days as we cruise the atolls in search of waves.