Montpellier is the capital of the Languedoc-Roussillon region as well as the Hérault department in southern France. Located on the south coast of France on the Mediterranean Sea, it is the third-largest French city on the Mediterranean coast after Marseille and Nice. Montpellier is located at 170 km/106 mi from Marseille, 242 km/150 mi from Toulouse and at a distance of 748 km/465 mi from the capital of France, Paris.
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Surfing in Playa de Louro, Vigo, Galicia Spain
Galicia is blessed with stunning beaches, from golden and white sandy beaches to lagoons that can satisfy all demands. It is an excellent destination for watersport lovers who hate beach crowds, as the location provides wide open spaces to perform their sport, even in summer months.
Playa de Louro, also known as Area Maior is a sheltered beach break that offers consistent surf and works at almost any time of the year. The swell size here, starts working from 1 m/3 ft and the ideal swell direction is from the southwest. In addition, the best tide position is all tides and the ideal tide movement is rising and falling tides. The spot is appropriate for surfers of all experience levels.
Last but not least, if you visit the area do not miss the opportunity to taste the delicious local dishes, as Galicia is known for the high quality seafood.