Let Safari Surf School help you plan the perfect gift as getaway to surfing hotspots Costa Rica and Nicaragua. Along with surfing lessons, guests can opt for add-ons like yoga and zip-lining, as well as opportunities to volunteer within the local communities (from $1,370 for seven nights, safarisurfschool.com).
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Polaroid’s CUBE is quite the powerhouse despite its petite 1” form. Shock proof and water resistant, the action camera can be mounted to the nose of just about any surfboard allowing riders to capture the magic as it happens ($99, amazon.com).
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If you need to catch a flight to catch some tasty waves, a board bag is a must. OAM’s black and blazing neon Day Mission bag is heat and UV-resistant, and features a shoulder strap for easy hauling ($86, oamsurf.com).
Light it up! Coconut-scented candles from the legendary Sex Wax brand burn for up to 30 hours of aromatic bliss ($9, sexwax.com).
For the cerebral surfer… Thrilling escapades and social history share space in William Finnegan’s Barbarian Days: A Surfing Life (Penguin Press), a memoir chronicling the New Yorker writer’s life-long obsession with the sport ($28, barnesandnoble.com).
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