#28 Bodyboarding in the East Coast

Last weekend we filled up the tank, onto a 2 hour journey to the east coast of the UAE. First time to Fujairah πŸ™‚ Many thanks to Oceanic Khorfakkan for prompting us to go on this trip, and pampering us full-out (blog post here).

Good timing ay, as Cyclone Nilofar had hit and we were blessed with good waves, andΒ some freak hailstorms as side effects.

I had heard about Tim’s Reef, so off we went after breakfast to watch the keen surfers. Β Sorry, G had conveniently left the zoom lense at home so all you get is little dots of people, hehe. Possibly the lot from Surf Shop Arabia? πŸ™‚

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Tim’s Reef

We carried on driving towards Fujairah where the resorts are laid along the shoreline. Lucky for me, I found somewhere we could rent bodyboards, slightly steep at 100AED for 3 hours but, gotta do it! Again, we had conveniently left ours at home.

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Check out the size of the waves!
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Battling the waves

So much fun. So happy the waves are back πŸ™‚

Swellmap indicates that there will be baby waves in Dubai this weekend. Decent ones in the east coast but we’ll be staying put this time.

See you are the shore?

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