How To Pack for a Surf Trip (With Kids!)

Sun Protection. Your kids won’t know that the equatorial sun is brutal and can ruin their trip (and yours) if they get burned. Vigilance is key. Have a talk with your kids before you leave and line it out for them: it’s no fun to be stuck inside, in pain, when...

Birthday Wave

The morning sun was just a hint of light shining through the tropical mist when the Buddha-bellied old man paddled up. I was immediately terrified of him because he was a local, or at least he looked the part. He sat hunched over his longboard, wearing a meaty-lipped...