Located in the heart of the Aegean Sea, Naxos is the biggest island of the Cyclades complex and dominates the sea with its mountainous landscapes. Known from the ancient times, as it was an important commercial and cultural center in Greece, Naxos is the greenest island in Cyclades and home to many ancient ruins and a wide variety of picturesque villages, cosmopolitan towns, natural harbors and beaches with crystal clear waters.
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Kiteboarding / Kitesurfing in Huguenot Memorial Park Beach, Jacksonville, Florida USA
With humid subtropical climate, Jacksonville has hot humid summers with light thunderstorms during the afternoon hours and mild freezes during winter. The overall year temperature varies from 18 to 33°C (64 to 92°F) all year round.
Huguenot Memorial Park is located in the north of Jacksonville and is a wonderful park that provides with beach access by car. The park’s beach is wide with white, stretching down to the sea and is fronted by both the ocean and the mouth of St. John’s River.
The north side of the inlet is the best location to perform kite-boarding, especially during high tide. This place is ideal for beginners so as to learn how to kite board since it is a flat water spot. The type of the wave is brake water and it usually takes a right direction.
The onshore winds help to build up the power of your kite and when combined with the current, coming from the inlet, the upwind created, offers some of the best kite boarding conditions in the area. The best thing about Huguenot Memorial Park’s beach is that you can kite board with almost any wind direction. Since this is a national park, there are rare birds nesting that visitors must not disturb. Kite boarders should be careful of offshore winds and sharp shells.
How to Get to Destination
Amtrak serves Jacksonville by the daily Silver Meteor and Silver Star long distance trains. The current station is situated on Clifford Lane in the northwest section of the city.
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