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Famous Surf Spots Around the World

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Surf's up

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Surf's up at the U.S. Open of Surfing on the shores of Huntington Beach, Calif. More than 500,000 people have flocked to this 14-acre stretch of sand in…Read More »









southern California. Here they'll find some of the best surfing in the United States, created by unique waves that spread around Catalina Island.

Of course, iconic surfing spots are found around the globe. We take a look at some of the most popular.   Less «
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