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Born In Slovenia, Made In Portugal – History Of The Globe Cruiser Surf Van


Globe Cruiser Has Landed
Globe Cruiser 2.0  Has Landed in Czech Republic 2009

Globe cruiser surf van and me started our path in 2007, when we bought this van with my father. His co-worker, the previous owner already did some work on it to make it a camper, but the job was poorly done and the van was able to stay in camping sites only. Anyway the outside of the van and the engine were in solid condition. We took some small trips in the camp sites, nothing like nomad style traveling with this version 1.0 version of the van. And it  took a year of being an exchange student in Latvia to increase my lust for traveling to strat turning this 1990 Mercedes Benz MB100 in to the surf van that it is today. Continue reading Born In Slovenia, Made In Portugal – History Of The Globe Cruiser Surf Van

Let’s Doodle – Unique Heart Made, Hand Crafterd Surfwear


Doodle Surf
Doodle Surf

I’ve met Nina Doodle on that very same surf trip on which I started this blog. . . . in may 2012. Nina is already responsible for many geat photos on this blog, as she was working as a photographer for Surf School Tribu Portugal in Peniche. Who knows . . . maybe it’s because of her great photos, I got my finall motivation to start this blog.
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Tarp Surfing Tubes On Flat Rainy Days


Tarp surfing
Tarp surfing

After 12 epic days for surfing, the inevitable, days for resting has come about. But despite the fact that we were all surfing our hearths out in these past days , we managed to find some enegry to make some fun waves even on that rainy flat and cold day at Surf House Portugal in November 2012 . . .
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Deep Soul Surfing Session With Dolphins And A Killer Whale


Dolphins On Baleal Beach, Peniche, Portugal, 21.10.2012
Dolphins On Baleal Beach, Peniche, Portugal, 21.10.2012

Yesterday, we were pleasantly surprised, as the forecast for the day was heavy rain and cold winds.  We woke up in the morning and the forecast was correct, we were having breakfast and making plans for a lazy surfers Sunday.

But before we finished with the coffee, the warm sun came shinning trough the dense clouds and in less than 20 minutes the sky was crystal clear.
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Kelly Slater Out Of The Rip Curl Pro Portugal – Is The 12th World Title In Question For Slater?


Supertubos, Peniche, Portugal

Kelly Slater Eliminated Round 3, Rip Curl Pro Portugal 2012
Kelly Slater Eliminated Round 3, Rip Curl Pro Portugal 2012

In the rainy conditions here in Supertubos today on the day 9 of 11 at the Rip Curl Pro Portugal 2012, the conditions are not perfect for surfing. Still the organizers decided to continue with the competition and we saw the start of the round three  with the third heat of the round.  We saw some good waves in the heats with scores over 10 in every heat, up until the Heat 7, with Kelly Slater and Raoni Monteiro.
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