Portugal surfing articles

The Surf Experience

Based in Lagos, Portugal since 1992 The Surf Experience is the original ‘surf lifestyle’ school in Europe. They know where to find the best waves for your ability, how to get beginners up on a board, and how to have a good time. You won't be disappointed with The Surf Experience.

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Easy adventure travel: 12 best safe countries for active holidays

Do you want an adventurous holiday just without difficult logistics, in your face locals or less safe conditions? Well lucky...

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Best Algarve activities: Top 12 southern Portugal adventure holidays

The top Southern Portugal adventure holidays can be found in the stunning Algarve. With varied landscape, beautiful coastline...

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Top 10 Europe surf destinations: Best European surfing holidays

Writing a top 10 Europe surf destinations is tricky – there are many factors that have to be taken into account. Firstly I...

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Porto surfing holiday: The best city surf camp in Portugal?

Looking for a surf destination that combines the best of the beach with one of Europe’s most beautiful and exciting...

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Portugal campervan holidays: Kayaking and MTB in Peneda-Geres NP

Portugal campervan holidays are enjoying a real moment in the sun these days, cashing in on its reputation for safe,...

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The five biggest waves surfed – EVER!

Catching any wave and riding it is always an amazing feeling. But over the last couple of decades, some surfers have taken...

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Guide to Lagos surfing holidays in the Algarve, Portugal

Found in the Barlavento region of the Algarve, southern Portugal, Lagos is one of the most visited towns in the region. This...

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European adventure holiday transfers: Best airport transfer in Europe

Looking for the best airport transfer in Europe? Then choose European adventure holiday transfers through Sea-Lifts and...

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Madeira adventure holidays: 10 best Madeiran activities

Officially part of Portugal but sitting in the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of Africa, Madeira combines the best of European...

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Guide to Algarve adventure holidays: Best multi-activity destination?

Occupying the extreme south-western point of the European mainland, the Algarve is a rugged outcrop of Portugal that's...

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Review of the Surf Experience: Learn to surf in Lagos

With the surf season just starting in Portugal, and in honour of their 25th year of operations, we've decided to republish...

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Beginner surf lessons: What to expect when learning to surf

Practice makes perfect apparently. It’s annoying but unfortunately true. No matter how naturally good anyone looks at a...

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10 of the best Portugal surf camps

Imagine waking up every morning just metres away from your favourite surf spot on the planet. Well that’s what the best...

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Guide to Algarve surfing holidays

The Algarve makes is a great place to head for a surfing holiday. Long waves roll in from the Atlantic onto its west coast...

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Guide to Arrifana Beach surfing holidays

The wild Atlantic coast of south west Portugal is characterised by rugged rock formations, huge sandy stretches and,...

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Guide to Sagres surfing holidays

You’ll find Sagres at the end of the road on the very southern tip of south west Portugal’s Algarve region. Its position...

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Guide to Aljezur surfing holidays

A small town and municipality situated near the south west coast of Portugal in the Algarve, Aljezur surfing holidays have...

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Five of the best surf schools in Portugal

With a coastline that is more or less all exposed to the full Atlantic swell and huge winds, Portugal is unsurprisingly home...

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Guide to Carrapateira surfing holidays

Located in the Southwest Alentejo and Vicentine Coast National Park, the small surfing village of Carrapateira sits on the...

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Guide to Odeceixe surfing holidays

Sitting on the border between Alentejo and the Aljezur region of the Algarve, Odeceixe is a small parish by the coast....

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Guide to Praia Da Luz surfing holidays

One of the fastest growing civil parishes in the Algarve and all of southern Portugal, Praia da Luz has seen a huge amount of...

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Campervan surfing holidays in Portugal: The best way to find your perfect break

All up and down the Atlantic coast of Portugal you can find some of the best waves in Europe, if not the world. You only have...

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Guide to Albufeira surfing holidays

Portugal’s Algarve has always been a celebrated family holiday destination, ever since the northern Europeans realised that...

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Guide to Portugal surfing holidays

Portugal managed to get the lion’s share as regards Iberia’s Atlantic coastline. Spain stalwartly creeps in in the north...

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