Artificially intelligent surfboards, online booking system for waves and 5 other ways tech could ruin surfing
Katrin Sikora is a writer, stylist and editor from Germany who bases herself all over the world. She’s currently Bali.
Dave McMillan is a web developer for Lab19 Digital who grew up in Durban, South Africa an area notorious for shark attacks. Here's the kicker, he was never involved in any kind of shark related incident, in fact the last fatal incident in Durban was 1951.
Chances are he never would have been, but his job as a web developer enabled him to make a great transition to a remote, location independent lifestyle. He's lived in the UK, France and now has his sights on the shark-free surf haven of Portugal. Check out his story and how he balances this lifestyle with two young children.
We think the Algarve has got some amazing people and nights out to offer. There's always something going on during the main Season of April to October so be sure to check out some of these epic parties around, Sagres, Lagos and the Algarve in general. Here they are in no particular order....
7. Three Little Birds, followed by Altinho - Sagres
Three little birds in Sagres has got one of the nicest outdoor spaces around, with comfy bean bags and plenty of seating. It was opened in 2016 and has really taken off. I'd recommend coming for the ribs night with slow cooked ribs prepared for 24 hours in advance it's a bit of a taste sensation.
He cycled over 2000 miles for his best friend, filmed a Netflix documentary and loves nothing more than taking a good surf pic here in Sagres.
We caught up with the hugely talented Robert Douglas of rdphotography.co to talk about his art and why he loves Sagres so much.
I thought you might want to meet a few people from Sagres before heading over here and so here is Brayan Quintero.
Brayan is a local, bodyboarder/surfer DJ and founder of his own brand piña records.
A Dictionary for Sagres
Sagres is not the place to come and improve your English. English speakers come here and somehow leave speaking a really poor confused, international version of their own language. It’s a good place to come and learn small bits and phrases of other languages and also specific terms that don’t exist anywhere else in the world but are commonplace here. We’ve created a little guide for you so you can land on your feet.