La Rochelle is the capital of the Charente – Maritime department. It is a port city connected to the Île de Ré with a 2.9 km / 1.8 mi long bridge that was completed on May 19th, 1988. The harbor opens to a protected strait, the Pertuis d'Antioche. La Rochelle is situated in western France and is seaport on the Bay of Biscay which is a part of the Atlantic Ocean.
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Surfing in Las Cuevas, Trinidad, Trinidad & Tobago
With a vast number of sports and adventures on offer, Trinidad is definitely a great destination for extreme sports lovers! Las Cuevas is a popular surf site that is located in Las Cuevas Bay, at less than an hour drive from the capital city, Port of Spain.
Las Cuevas is an exposed beach-break that has very consistent surf. The swell size starts working at 1 m/3 ft and holds up to 2.5 m/8 ft. The spot provides left and right hand waves and it is suitable for all kind of surfers. The main wind direction is coming from the south and the ideal swell direction is coming from the north and the northeast.
In addition, waves have normal quality and the best tide movement is rising tides. At summer the wind blows offshore 87%, at autumn it blows 81%, at winter 93% and at spring 83%. Finally, surfers are able to perform their favorite sport all year round. So, visit Las Cuevas and enjoy the best surfing experience!!!