Travel on a Budget

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.




Hype Beasts

The recent swell at Teahupoo was a spectacle, but were the tow-ins worth celebrating?

The much-hyped swell event at Teahupoo has quickly become a real-time global spectacle. Whether or not that spectacle is worth celebrating, however, is something to consider.