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VIDEO: One Day Surfing in Morocco

Come and join us here in Morocco – Check out our journey of one day surfing in Morocco. Catch some waves and explore the local culture. And most of all… Have fun! The Spot Morocco: Surfing in Morocco! from The Spot Morocco on...

Essaouira: Morocco’s hip town on the coast

A recent article in The Telegraph branded Essaouira as  “a hip coastal town” offering “something for everyone”… And we couldn’t agree more! And things only get better. As of 1st May 2015 Easyjet launches it’s newest route from...

VIDEO: Learn to Surf in Morocco with The Spot!

Here are a couple of fun foamy waves we caught last weekend! Our qualified surf instructors will have you up and standing in no time at all. So why not book your surf holiday in Morocco with us and come and learn to surf on the beautiful mellow beach and point breaks...

VIDEO: Taghazout – From fishing village to surfing Mecca

The Atlantic sea has always provided a living for people on Morocco’s coast, but dwindling catches in their fishing nets have caused many to seek a living in surfing in Taghazout. In the 14 years since a professional Portuguese surfer set up camp in Taghazout,...

VIDEO: Salty Dreams – Surfing in Morocco

We’ve just discovered this great video from surf blog, Salty Dreams. Shot in Morocco at some of our favourite local spots in January and February, it gives an insight into what you might expect on your surf holiday in Morocco! Enjoy. Photo Credit: Salty...

How to Train for your Surf Holiday in Morocco

We recently had personal trainer and Olympic 2016 hopeful, Phil Taylor, stay with us on his recent Surf Holiday in Morocco. After a week’s surfing, he was kind enough to write a guest blog for us with the best surf-specific exercises to get you in tip-top shape...

Surfing Morocco: A Surf Holiday with a Difference

Less than 4 hours away from Northern Europe lies one of the worlds premier surf destinations; Taghazout, Morocco. But surfing in Morocco is not just your average surf getaway, it’s a surf holiday with a difference. Not content with being  home to some of the...

The Surf Cafe Cookbook: A Must Have for Surfing Foodies!

It’s more than just a cookbook, it’s about eating, surfing and living by the coast… Since moving to Morocco and spending far too much time meandering through the souks taking in all the incredible, fresh produce that is on offer, I seemed to have developed a bit...

VIDEO: Who said foamies aren’t fun?!

Look how much fun this lot are having whilst surfing in Morocco down at one of our local spots, Banana Beach! The waves are small albeit, but they certainly know how to make the most of it.If this video doesn’t make you want to learn to surf, I don’t know...

VIDEO: Surfing in Morocco, Western Sahara

This stunning excerpt from the upcoming feature film, Wind Moon Tide,  sees Derek Hynd and Kye Fitzgerald exploring the Western Sahara with single fins (or none at all in Hynd’s case) in toe.Beautiful, chilled out soundtrack to boot. We can’t enough…...

Welsh gal Jo Dennison surfing in Morocco

In the predominately male-dominated Moroccan waters we sometimes get a little too excited when we see a female jump on in and show ‘em how it’s done…And that’s exactly what Welsh gal and Billabong Team rider Jo Dennison did on a recent surf...

VIDEO: Surfing in Morocco with The Spot Morocco

Hoorah! It’s finally here…Our very own little surf video :) Back in November, our lovely friends Karl Turley and Aaron Clayton made the not so treacherous trip from the chilly Midlands to sunny Morocco to help us film our very first surfing video. Armed...

Surfing Morocco: A Winter Journey

During the biggest swell of the winter the Billabong Adventure team (Sancho, Jerome Sayhoun and Adrien Valero) chose to surf in Morocco in search of those waves that most people only dream of. And what did they find? Perfect waves on a slabby left just North of our...

New Year’s Resolution: Learn to surf in Morocco?

Is your New Year’s Resolution to learn to surf? Or perhaps you’ve vowed to try something new? Maybe you’re set on meeting new people? Or travelling somewhere different? If the answer is yes to any of these, then a surf holiday in Morocco could be...

Twas the night before Christmas at The Spot Morocco…

  ‘Twas the night before Christmas, when all through Tamraght Not a creature was stirring, not even a camel; The surfboards were stacked by the wetsuits with care, In hopes that a big swell soon would be there; The surfers were nestled all snug in their...

Surf Spot Guide 2: Boilers

The second in a series of local surf spot guides from us here at The Spot Morocco. The fast and powerful right hander, Boilers, takes it’s name from the rusty ship’s boiler that is just visible in the water at low tide.  Boilers comes to life with a swell...

Sana Saïda: Surfing Morocco’s BIG waves.

The award-winning Sana Saïda is the most recent film from Band Orginale featuring our favourite big wave tow-in team; local Jérome Sahyoun and Basque surfer Axi Muniain. Once again, Morocco proved one of the best winter surf destinations as we see these guys scoring...

Surf Spot Guide 1: Anchor Point

The first in a series of local surf spot guides from us here at The Spot Morocco. First up – The world famous, holy grail of surfing in Morocco…Anchor Point.  This right hand point break provides long hollow rights. It works from 3ft up, but works best...

Secret Slab: Morocco’s Teahupoo? Almost…

Unless you’ve been living in a cave the last few weeks, you will have no doubt caught sight of the epic swell that hit Teahupo0 for the Billabong Pro. The result? A jaw dropping tow-in that had us all talking and gawping in awe. Now here’s Morocco’s...

Photo Highlights: Local surf & bodyboard contest

Yesterday our closest surf spot, Devils Rock, just a few minutes walk from our surf camp in Morocco played host to a local surf and body board contest as local groms and rippers took to the waves to compete.  The sun was shining and the waves were pumping, and the...

The Perfect Surf Trip in Morocco

10 days of non-stop surfing in Morocco…Perfect waves….Secret slabs…Epic reefs…Barrels, tubes and turns. Life doesn’t get much better than this! Just some of the words used by the some of Europe’s finest surfers on a recent surf trip...

Thirty Thousand: A Surfing Odyssey from Casablana to Cape Town

In 2010, two Aussie surfers travelled the length of the Western coastline of Africa from Casablana to Cape Town . During their year-long trip they travelled 30 000kms, surfing in Morocco, Western Sahara, Senegal, Liberia, Angola, Namibia and South Africa. Thirty...

Welcome to Morocco

Ever wondered what it is like to surf Morocco during the winter? Expect perfect waves and a whole coastline of breaks just waiting to be explored.  This video features the Billabong Adventure Division surfing in Morocco....

Tubes and turns in Morocco

Not long ago, local surf heroes from seven European countries joined forces with three of world’s best surfers – Cory Lopez, Mark Mathews and Shaun Cansdell – on a once in a lifetime surf trip in Morocco. This little gem features them exploring the...

Roxy surf trip to Morocco

Roxy surf girls Kassia Meador, Lee Ann Curren, Sally Fitzgibbons, Candice O’Donell and Jennifer Smith visited Morocco and experienced some amazing waves whilst here. Check out this video to see them in...