Mother of all waves

A small fishing hamlet in Portugal a has become magnet for the t world’s mos wave fearless big- Lewis surfers. Tim reveals how Nazaré became the ocean’s Everest

Surfing


Everyone you meet in Nazaré tells you the waves here are different: heavier, more powerful, less predictable, somehow menacing. So, on my last afternoon in the Portuguese town in February, I went out on the back of a jet ski piloted by Andrew Cotton, a...

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