Catching Waves with Giulia Manfrini: Q&A

We've been following Giulia for a while on Instagram--her pictures give us a serious case of wanderlust for the Mentawis (and you'll see why in a second). Giulia Manfrini is an Italian from Torino who has her...

The Best Mentawi Islands Surf Charters

You'd be hard-pressed to find a more idyllic spot for surfers than the Mentawi Islands in Indonesia. With over 70 islands to explore, there are waves ranging from fat and longboard-friendly to hollow barrels. ...

Scuba Movie Tropes We’re Tired of Seeing

If you're a diver who has seen virtually any Hollywood movie that features humans breathing underwater, it's hard not to spend the entire film critiquing all that's wrong. Once you realize the implausibility o...

How to Standup Paddleboard with your Dog

Ever wanted to SUP with your pup? If standup paddleboarding is one of your favorite activities, you'll love it even more when your best four-legged friend joins in. Moose, a regular reader of The Salt Sire...