Lesvos or else Mytilini, as the locals call it, is a truly amazing green island located in the northeastern Aegean and is the third largest Greek island after Crete and Evia. Remaining still unaffected from mass tourism, with long history, incredible beaches, beautiful villages and fertile lands that produce some of the best products in the country, Lesvos is a top destination for those who want to experience the real Greece.
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Wind Surfing in Vilamoura, Faro, Algarve Portugal
Windsurfing is a famous extreme sport and combines sailing and surfing. So, if you want to feel the power of the wind, take your board and run to the long, sandy and really clean beach of Vilamoura. The good weather and the outrageous waves provide the right conditions for windsurfing.
In summers there are waves with swell size from 1.5 to 4 ft (0.5- 1.3 m) and the wind blows offshore at 4%. The temperature during summer is around 28°C/82.40°F. In autumn the waves swell size is from 1.5-4 ft (0.5-1.3 m) to 6.5-10 ft (2-3 m), and the wind blows offshore at 6%. In winter the wave swell size is between 6.5-10 ft (2-3 m), but sometimes there are waves with swell size more than 10 ft (>3 m).
The wind blows offshore at 5% and the temperature is at around 15°C/59°F. In spring the wave swell size is between 1.5-4 ft (0.5-1.3 m) and the wind blows offshore at 8%. The level of your skills as a windsurfer doesn’t matter, since there are windsurf schools with experts at your disposal, in case of need.
In Vilamoura there are lots of accommodation and other activities that you can enjoy when you don’t ride the waves.