Surfing Near-Perfect Waves in Bali

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Unless you live under a rock or spend your days surfing the ocean more than you do the Web, you heard about the recent Indian Ocean mega-swell. For aficionados of the surf travel mecca it wasn't a question of when the swell would hit, but where, and squads of surfers caught planes and ferries in search of waves. Many though, played their cards close to their chests, and struck out not for new pastures but tried and true. Instead of adventuring in hope, they sat in wait, knowing that the gem of Bali, Padang Padang, would roar to life. So, prepare yourself for some serious mind surfing, and check out some of the best action from Indo!