Our top 10 spots to surf in Portugal

110 clicks down the highway and we were off. Cruising in Cassie like we always do, head out the window getting some maori air con and everything looking good. Just left the Spanish coast and headed for Porto. The second largest city of Portugal and ready for some Portuguese waves. Check out Leahs blog on…

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A day in Porto, Portugal

We’re crossing the border into Portugal and I’m thinking…shit I dont actually know a whole lot about this country. Where should we go? How do you say thankyou? Is the language that much different to Spain? Are the people nice? Thoughts were running through my head as I looked at the map and tried to…

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10 things to do in San Sebastián

Ola Amigos! We’ve arrived in Spain, although you wouldn’t know it yet, it looks the same as France did! But the language is a sure sign that you’ve crossed the border and are in new territory woohoo! There wasn’t even a border crossing, we literally drove over a bridge and boom the country changed and…

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Chasing the surf on the west coast of Spain

For a long time I’ve always dreamed to live free, surfing everyday, not giving a shit and enjoying the simple things in life. It sat in the back of my mind for a long time. I’m sitting here on a hill overlooking a Spanish beach in a place I can’t pronounce, listening to the waves crashing…

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Outlook Festival, Croatia

Now here’s a festival for all you bass heads out there. Another one to add to the bucket list for sure! Outlook Festival, set in an abandoned fort looking over the Adriatic Sea, next to the beach in Pula, Croatia. Time to get filthy, get wasted and get amongst! Click HERE to watch the Outlook 2014 highlights….

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Our roadtrip through Croatia

Having never driven on the right hand side of the road, or in a left hand drive car, both Leah and I were anticipating a few scary moments as we road tripped from Dubrovnik to Pula. Getting into the driver’s seat was a little bit intimidating I’m not gonna lie. We were in peak traffic,…

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A guide to Ios, Greece

Last but far from least came the island of Ios. The crew split up, Brynnie and I heading for Ios, Char, Rubs and Liv heading to Croatia and Antonio heading to the east coast of Italy. Well all meet back up September 1st for Outlook Festival.  Ios island has a rap for being the party…

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A guide to Mykonos, Greece

Stepping off the ferry onto the island of Mykonos as our second destination in the Greek Islands, sun beaming and ready for a bit of party party. After a few well needed R&R days in Santorini, click HERE for the blog, and realising we did the islands backwards (read below) it was time to let the…

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A guide to Santorini, Greece

Feeling totally defeated and drained after SZIGET, we knew the Greek Islands would bring us back to life. The ocean, greek salad, greek yogurt and did I mention the ocean? As kiwis we love the ocean, we’re water babies as Liv would say…So it was no surprise that Santorini was next in line after SZIGET music festival,…

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A day from hell

The crew, a group of six consisting of 2 boys and 4 girls. Backpacking through Europe chasing the european summer. After 5 days of partying at Sziget festival, the island of freedom, it was time for us to pack our bags and move south. Greece.  It all started at 10am. I had organised the taxi and the air…

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