October is a good time to travel to the southwest of France and Spain´s North Shore alike.So I wasn´t too disappointed about the cancelled summer holiday with the prospect of going on a trip during peak swell season and off tourist season instead. First stop was planned on the Ile de Ré, a compromise between family and surfer needs. I didn´t expect too much from that part of the trip surf-wise but had the opportunity to spend the second week wherever the forecasts would drag me.
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Chapter Two: Basque Timings.
Chapter Three: Cantabrian Relaxation
Chapter Four: Sightseeing at the French Basque Country coast.
Chapter Five: Looking for Ré-fuge in Charente Maritime