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 Cozzies, Mandurah, Western Australia Australia
Cozzies is a popular surf break, located in the south of Mandurah and close to another popular spot, Gerries. It is an exposed reef and point break that offers reliable surf conditions. The best wind direction is from the east, southeast and the ideal swell direction is from the west, southwest. Surfers are able to explore the waves with swell sizes that can start from 1 m/3 ft and hold up to 2.5 m/8 ft.
In addition, the spot offers left hand waves and it is suitable for all surfers. The best tide movement is rising tide and the ideal tide position is mid and high tide. In summer, the wind blows offshore at 69%, in autumn the wind blows at 58%, in winter at 35% and in spring at 55%. Keep in mind that, it is a crowded site, especially during weekends. Note: be careful of sharks, rocks and rips.