How to read surf reports ?

13. February 2020 Blog 0
How to read surf reports ?
You don’t know how to read surf reports? You are a bit lost with the surf words such as “period”, “offshore”, “onshore”… In this article, we will talk through the basics of how to read the reports so you can decide whether it is smart to go for your next surf trip ! The different ...

A quick guide through Moroccan Carpets

06. February 2020 Blog 0
A quick guide through Moroccan Carpets
Everyone who has visited Morocco at least once has been struck by the lively or more sobers colors of the carpets. Many now shop for a piece of artisanship to decorate their own house. In this blog, we will explore the Moroccan carpets’ history and distinctiveness. Quick history of Moroccan Carpets. While we are mostly ...

First edition of Pro Taghazout Bay was LIT!

01. February 2020 Blog 0
First edition of Pro Taghazout Bay was LIT!
From the 25th to the 30th of January, some of the best surfers in the world surfed in the first edition of the WSL Pro Taghazout Bay, the 1st QS 5000 in the history of Morocco. Now that the competition is in the book, we can officially say that it was LIT from start to ...

Azul Guesthouse featured on The Surfer’s Journal 135 !

28. January 2020 Blog 0
Azul Guesthouse featured on The Surfer’s Journal 135 !
We are making headlines in The Surfer’s Journal 135 ! Every two months, the famous Surfer’s Journal, one of the most appreciated surfer’s magazines available, provides surfers from all over the world a deep dive into the surf culture with surf stories, interviews, spot discovery and so much more. Our guesthouse was founded with the ...

WSL is hitting Taghazout Bay for the 1st time !

27. January 2020 Blog 0
WSL is hitting Taghazout Bay for the 1st time !
WSL Pro Taghazout Bay is starting The flags are flying. The police are present. The event tents are up. Photographers galore. The sun is shining. The surfing pros have arrived in Taghazout Bay. The first WSL qualifying series ever to be hosted in Morocco has started. Day 1, 2 and 3 have been changed from ...

Yoga on the Beach

11. January 2020 Blog 0
Yoga on the Beach
We’re feeling full of post Christmas and New Year festive season love and gratitude; for our beautiful home which keeps us safe, warm, well-fed and playful, for our awesome guests who enable us to live such extraordinary lives, and for the magnificent ocean bringing waves to our doorstep. To honour the ocean and our surfing family ...

Marrakech.

05. December 2019 Blog 0
Marrakech.
This blog is for those who like the idea of combining their surf and yoga holiday with some pre or post city vibes in Marrakech.    We love Marrakech for the following reasons;   Exploring the Souk and Medina. From a quiet morning potter, to the bustling evening energy. We find the Souk sellers eager ...

Azul – Mellulah Retreats ‘Finding Balance’

28. November 2019 Blog 0
Azul – Mellulah Retreats ‘Finding Balance’
Earlier this month we had the pleasure of hosting Mellulah Retreats for their first ‘Finding Balance’ surf and yoga retreat in Morocco.  Here are some things we learned whilst planning and hosting this retreat, may be helpful for others planning a retreat and provides a behind the scenes insight into life on retreat at Azul ...

Post Surfing Yoga

24. October 2019 Blog 0
Post Surfing Yoga
A few weeks ago we wrote about pre surf holiday yoga poses. Hopefully your preseason training is well under way, and we’ll be seeing you out here in the waves soon. Today we’re covering yoga poses that we recommend for post surfing. After a day paddling in the ocean, your arms, neck, shoulders, back and ...

Pools, palm trees and 5 star hotels opening

16. October 2019 Blog 0
Pools, palm trees and 5 star hotels opening
Yesterday a few of us Tamraght locals took a day off surfing to enjoy some pool, palm tree and pampering time by the beautiful pool at the nearby Hyatt Place in Taghazout Bay. Having been in Tamraght for a while, it was very different to experience the village, which is fast becoming a town, from ...