Dublin, Ireland (PressExposure) July 27, 2011 -- The annual Biarritz Surf Festival draws crowds that are 150,000 strong to the famous town in the southwest of France. The yearly festival attracts attention to the lively town, and lures surf enthusiasts to its shores for surfing holidays. Other large events sponsored by surfing companies like Roxy and Rip Curl add even more excitement, culture, music, art, and of course world-class surfing to the busy summer calendar in Biarritz.
Known as the birthplace of European surfing, Biarritz boasts the warmest water and best beachbreaks in all of Europe. It is considered southwest France's version of ritzy towns like St. Tropez or Cannes, only with a dash of laid-back surfing culture added to the mix. Celebrities and surf enthusiasts flock to Biarritz for its pair of top-notch surf beaches, chic boutiques, stylish hotels, restaurants, and nightlife. The 2011 Biarritz Surf Festival, which ran from the 10th - 14th of July, drew an international crowd who enjoyed surfing, professional demonstrations, music, films, and parties.
Another highlight of the 2011 summer season in Biarritz was the 6th annual Roxy Jam Pro, a unique festival with a focus on showcasing the talents of the best female surfers from around the globe. Music, culture, and the work of female artists were also a part of the July 13 - 17 event. For those who are interested in combining a surf holiday with an upcoming event in Biarritz, the Rip Curl Music Festival is right around the corner on August 25 and 26. The free festival is a main attraction of the summer season in southwest France. The surf travel experts at Surf Holidays can assist travelers in finding the perfect accommodations and surf lessons in Biarritz, either during a festival or at a more quiet time.
Travel industry specialists Surf Holidays is a company which specializes in booking unforgettable surfing vacations for surfers of all experience levels. The motto at Surf Holidays is "Incredible Surf Locations. Unbeatable Accommodations." Their goal is to match surfers to the best surfing spots and lessons in and around Europe. The company was started by surf enthusiasts who know what makes for a truly excellent surf holiday. Their travel packages are designed with all types of vacationers in mind, including singles, couples, groups, and families.
Learn more about incredible surfing vacations in Spain, Portugal, France, Ireland, and the Canary Islands. Surf Holidays also offers unique packages which combine surf lessons with yoga or pilates. The booking specialists at SurfHolidays.com are available to help travelers online, by telephone, email, or Skype to answer all questions about accommodations and travel arrangements. To learn more about surf holiday packages to Biarritz or any other destination,visit http://surfholidays.com/.
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