If you are planning on taking a trip, then check out this site called Surfer Living. It is a site that sets everything up for surfers taking a trip. This includes lodging, boat trips, transportation, and other amenities. For touring pros, this site is really helpful as they specialize in finding lodging close to the contest site. Another feature is that this site also helps travelers obtain visas to countries in which one would need this.
You can even book a trip a year out which is helpful.
Another cool thing with this site is the forum. There are travel tips and checklists for the things a surfer would need to travel.
This site handles everything from a boat trip out to a far off island – all the way to a trip to a more populated destination such as Huntington Beach. Surfer Living covers it all!
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