Mikala Jones on maintaining the obscurity of your secret spot
Mikala Jones has made a career out of surfing perfect barrels in undisclosed locations. For the past 20 years, he’s been on magazine covers and in videos shot all over the world, yet Jones has managed to protect the anonymity of his favorite waves. Today, in an era where information is easier than ever to
How to plan surf trips for pennies on the dollar
Most of us will never get paid to surf. Fortunately, you don’t have to be a pro surfer to travel like one. I have been traveling full-time for the past eight years, and have visited more than forty countries. This obviously would not have been possible if I were paying full price for airline tickets and other expenses, but by working the system I have found ways to travel for free—or at least at a fraction of the normal cost.