Biarritz 1966

“Biarritz was at the crossroads of the world then, filled with adventurers of all kinds, college people of all kinds seeking traces of Hemingway, Beatniks looking for a novel idea, draftees on the run, dealers of Moroccan hash and, of course, surfers from everywhere in the world. I think that, according to my folks, it was the biggest mistake they have ever made… Letting me go on my own.”
I think this snippet should be enough to make you want to read this brilliant article on surfing in and around Spain, France in the late sixties. Read it here on Desillusion magazine

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