Fuerteventura, loosely translated as "Strong Winds" or a corruption of French Forte Aventure (Great Adventure), is one of the Canary Islands, situated in the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of Africa and administered by Spain. Costa Calma is a beach holiday resort town in Fuerteventura, located in the southern part of the island.
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Wind Surfing in Jardim do Mar, Calheta, Madeira Portugal
This place is surrounded by sea and mountain, thus this combination provides you with the serenity you may look for to give in. The narrow streets and the low level houses preserve the old days. Jardim do Mar offers the right conditions for windsurfing. So, if you want to feel full of adrenaline, then take your board and run to the beach.
In summer the wave swell size is from 0.5 to 1.3 m (1.5 to 4 ft) and the wind blows offshore at 40%. In autumn the wind blows offshore at 47% and the waves swell size is from 1.3- 2 m (4-6.5 ft) to 2-3 m (6.5-10 ft). In winter the waves swell size is from 1.3-2 m (4-6.5 ft) to 2-3 m (6.5-10 ft) and the wind blows offshore at 45%. In spring, most of the time the waves are from 0.5 m (1.5 ft) to 2 m (6.5 ft) and the wind blows offshore at 47%. The swell size starts working at over 3.5 m (12 ft) and holds up to 5 m (16 ft) and over. The wave’s quality is world class, reef-rocky with right direction.
Last, but not least, beautiful accommodation options are waiting for you and many other activities that you can do when you don’t play with the strong waves.