Socotra Island – Isolated Natural Treasure

In the Indian Ocean off the Horn of Africa lies a small archipelago of four islands and islets. Although closer to Africa, the islands are part of the Republic of Yemen. The archipelago consists of the main island of Socotra and three smaller islands known collectively as The Brothers Abd al Kuri, Samhah and Darsa.

Surfing: The Essence Of Exploration

My typical destination to go surfing is Mermaid Beach. Regardless of whether or not the waves are the best the Gold Coast has to offer (which they’re not close to being), I frequent the area to be able to surf with a bit of elbow-room instead of jammed into a pack. It’s funny, the relationship between surfing as a sport and crowds as a social phenomenon: no surfer out there will confess to loving surfing in a crowd, though all the same surfers in general tend to behave like sheep when hitting the beach (the “follow the leader” syndrome).

Top 5 Australian Winter Sun Holiday Destinations

Over the past few years, travelling has gotten more and more sophisticated. You book your flights online. You pick your places from the thousands offered. More and more people are now looking for odd destinations because travelling to far off places isn’t the hard part anymore. Also, many tourists like to travel to places which aren’t the normal travelling destinations. On an average Europe, Americas, Caribbean and Mediterranean are the tourist hotspots, but now tourists love to endeavour to distantly destinations.

Things To Do On The Gold Coast

I had to get up early this morning and get down to Coolangatta Beach. One of my surfboard hire clients was checking out early and needed 1 minimal and 1 short board picked up before they left. So up I got, arriving in Cooly before 7am.

Australia Surrounding Make for a Romantic Holiday

When couples start to plan a romantic getaway or honeymoon, they often neglect to consider Australia. What many do not know is that Australia is one of the most beautiful vacation destinations in the world.