Outer Banks, also known as OBX, is a 200 mi/322 km long string of narrow barrier islands of the coast of North Carolina. A small portion of it extends further in Virginia, at the beginning of the southern corner of Virginia Beach, on the east coast of the United States. It is a major tourist destination and known for its temperate climate.
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Kayaking in Swansea, Glamorgan, Wales United Kingdom
Porthcawl beach will give you appropriate sea conditions for sea kayaking as the beach produces well-formed beach-break peaks and it can hold, during good days, waves up to 1.8 m / 5 ft. You can explore the natural beauty of Gower peninsula while kayaking with mild waters and beautiful historical surroundings.
Schools with trained stuff can give you their expertise with courses suitable for beginners to advanced level. Accommodation facilities are located near the Gower, Porthcawl peninsulas and Swansea city with many choices to choose from and a big range of prices.
Alternatively, you can join caravans clubs for a more natural staying. Furthermore, during weekends people usually organize small trips around Gower area with riverside kayaking. You can also join a student union kayaking group. It is preferable to visit beaches during weekends since lifeguard service is also provided.