Wannasurf news comment WannaSurf - Free illustrated atlas of surf spots and surfing worldwide with maps of surf spots, detailed descriptions and photos. All the best weather and forecast maps. An interactive environment provides messages, reports and data editing. https://www.wannasurf.com Tue, 23 May 2017 13:29:25 +0100 FeedCreator 1.7.2 https://www.wannasurf.com/template/wannaskin2/images/favicon.gif Wannasurf.com logo https://www.wannasurf.com Feed provided by Wannasurf.com - Click to visit. Cheap Places to Stay ??? https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Asia/Indonesia/Mentawai/macaronis/index.html Does anyone know if there are Hostels on the Island ? I am looking for something that is not going to cost me $200 dollars a day.<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Asia/Indonesia/Mentawai/macaronis'>Macaronis</a> (Mentawai, Indonesia) Wannasurf.com Sat, 17 Oct 2009 03:31:57 +0100 paradise island... https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Asia/Indonesia/Mentawai/macaronis/index.html beautiful place for the leisure... paradise of surfing, ...... <br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Asia/Indonesia/Mentawai/macaronis'>Macaronis</a> (Mentawai, Indonesia) Wannasurf.com Tue, 17 Mar 2009 19:30:00 +0100 https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Asia/Indonesia/Mentawai/macaronis/index.html Thank you,<br>We ran into some fuckin brazos at lances who thought they were gods gift to earth. even stealing waves from luke stedman and taj.Learn how to share waves or stay in rio!<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Asia/Indonesia/Mentawai/macaronis'>Macaronis</a> (Mentawai, Indonesia) Wannasurf.com Sat, 30 Jun 2007 07:16:59 +0100 Sorry Gustav Lasdin, its true! https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Asia/Indonesia/Mentawai/macaronis/index.html Touring(not Pro)Brazilians and Australians act like God gifted locals over here. Short conversation, arrogant and usually sub par surfers. Pretty much a waste of time to book a boat unless you book th [...]<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Asia/Indonesia/Mentawai/macaronis'>Macaronis</a> (Mentawai, Indonesia) Wannasurf.com Sat, 26 May 2007 06:00:06 +0100 NBC https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Asia/Indonesia/Mentawai/macaronis/index.html NBC, you must be picking the wrong destinations or wrong seasons... there's still plenty of uncrowded, world-class, and affordably-accessed waves in the world that warrants all the travel hassles. As [...]<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Asia/Indonesia/Mentawai/macaronis'>Macaronis</a> (Mentawai, Indonesia) Wannasurf.com Sat, 12 May 2007 00:44:43 +0100 Good Point https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Asia/Indonesia/Mentawai/macaronis/index.html Good Point about the over commercialization of these third world spots. In all honesty I have not been to Indo, and although I would like to experience the waves, I don't see it's worth the prices th [...]<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Asia/Indonesia/Mentawai/macaronis'>Macaronis</a> (Mentawai, Indonesia) Wannasurf.com Thu, 10 May 2007 22:58:34 +0100 Brasilian Opinion https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Asia/Indonesia/Mentawai/macaronis/index.html Surfers of the world, <br>We need to stop to talk about Brazilians, hawaians, Australians, this forum is about wave and Surf and it is not a cultural opinions. <br>We are here to speak about waves wit [...]<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Asia/Indonesia/Mentawai/macaronis'>Macaronis</a> (Mentawai, Indonesia) Wannasurf.com Thu, 23 Nov 2006 15:55:57 +0100 grom ripping https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Asia/Indonesia/Mentawai/macaronis/index.html hey i surfed maccas in may and it was so fun i had the best time but that camp gets me so pissd off its not funny.<br>but that grom ripping good work mate<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Asia/Indonesia/Mentawai/macaronis'>Macaronis</a> (Mentawai, Indonesia) Wannasurf.com Wed, 25 Oct 2006 07:37:25 +0100 Awesome! https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Asia/Indonesia/Mentawai/macaronis/index.html Man, i had the best surf of my life here! The place has the best left hand tubes in the world! Also further down the line thw walls a fully rippable. Awesome place as long as you don't get a boatfull [...]<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Asia/Indonesia/Mentawai/macaronis'>Macaronis</a> (Mentawai, Indonesia) Wannasurf.com Fri, 25 Aug 2006 01:08:06 +0100 https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Asia/Indonesia/Mentawai/macaronis/index.html Yeah it's sad dude, how can they ever justify the price?<br><br>It is pure explotation,these indo surf camps owned by westerners are kick in the face for local people, It's crowded anyway, id rather s [...]<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Asia/Indonesia/Mentawai/macaronis'>Macaronis</a> (Mentawai, Indonesia) Wannasurf.com Mon, 14 Aug 2006 07:34:14 +0100 Any where to stay on land? https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Asia/Indonesia/Mentawai/macaronis/index.html I want to go to macaronis and stay there. I want to camp on land or stay with the local village people. Does anyone know what the village situation around there is? Is there a reasonably close town or [...]<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Asia/Indonesia/Mentawai/macaronis'>Macaronis</a> (Mentawai, Indonesia) Wannasurf.com Tue, 04 Jul 2006 22:49:37 +0100 YOU're the sell out https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Asia/Indonesia/Mentawai/macaronis/index.html Yeah, it's true, they're not really "helping" the locals. Just remember though, YOU think it's a bad influence for them to have all things western which corrupt our natural way of life...but they WAN [...]<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Asia/Indonesia/Mentawai/macaronis'>Macaronis</a> (Mentawai, Indonesia) Wannasurf.com Thu, 08 Jun 2006 15:24:31 +0100 Whats the point https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Asia/Indonesia/Mentawai/macaronis/index.html I am really sad at the development of the surfing lifestyle Its pretty much out of control and i guess like most other business in the world the third world is just waiting to be exploited<br>Macaroni [...]<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Asia/Indonesia/Mentawai/macaronis'>Macaronis</a> (Mentawai, Indonesia) Wannasurf.com Thu, 06 Apr 2006 12:31:33 +0100 Real Surfers https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Asia/Indonesia/Mentawai/macaronis/index.html Definetly go on boats with young surfing captains, don't go on the indo boats, they don't care about surfing, they care about cigarettes and sleeping as much as possible. Sorry, that's just the truth [...]<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Asia/Indonesia/Mentawai/macaronis'>Macaronis</a> (Mentawai, Indonesia) Wannasurf.com Sun, 04 Dec 2005 09:12:07 +0100 few crowds? https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Asia/Indonesia/Mentawai/macaronis/index.html your report says few crowds at both ht's and macaronnis. maybe few crowds if you are used to surfing pipeline in december! come on, at least five boats with ten surfers each....the mentawaiis are quic [...]<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Asia/Indonesia/Mentawai/macaronis'>Macaronis</a> (Mentawai, Indonesia) Wannasurf.com Tue, 31 May 2005 21:49:43 +0100 Yo Griff Rider https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Asia/Indonesia/Mentawai/macaronis/index.html Sorry, I haven't looked on this post for a while... Anyway, the best time to go the Mentawai's is April-September. I've heard May is a real good month, mostly because you will miss the crowds. If you [...]<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Asia/Indonesia/Mentawai/macaronis'>Macaronis</a> (Mentawai, Indonesia) Wannasurf.com Sat, 16 Apr 2005 22:19:11 +0100 theory on Brazilians https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Asia/Indonesia/Mentawai/macaronis/index.html My theory is that because Brazil is a relatively poor country, the only Brazos that you see in Indo, Hawaii, Costa Rica, etc. come from wealthy families. They are the upper crust so to speak and are u [...]<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Asia/Indonesia/Mentawai/macaronis'>Macaronis</a> (Mentawai, Indonesia) Wannasurf.com Sat, 12 Mar 2005 04:39:54 +0100 Brazilian behavior https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Asia/Indonesia/Mentawai/macaronis/index.html Im a brazilian surfer and i do agree with some messages saying we have a bad posture on the water. It can be explained because the quality of our waves in Brazil. They are great but not excelent as au [...]<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Asia/Indonesia/Mentawai/macaronis'>Macaronis</a> (Mentawai, Indonesia) Wannasurf.com Fri, 11 Mar 2005 20:43:11 +0100 more spots https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Asia/Indonesia/Mentawai/macaronis/index.html Thanks loads MS. What time do you suggest to go. What spot are not too dangerous. Where is the best place to stay in the mentawis (Boat, resort, ect). Thanks. By the way. if you love to surf 2 fo [...]<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Asia/Indonesia/Mentawai/macaronis'>Macaronis</a> (Mentawai, Indonesia) Wannasurf.com Sun, 06 Feb 2005 23:18:17 +0100 Brasos aint so bad...Ments are slick https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Asia/Indonesia/Mentawai/macaronis/index.html I have been lucky enough to have visited the Mentawais twice, (Sep 2001 and Sep 2004). A min of 3 days each trip was dedicated soley to Maccas. It is indeed a great wave and lives up to expectations. [...]<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Asia/Indonesia/Mentawai/macaronis'>Macaronis</a> (Mentawai, Indonesia) Wannasurf.com Thu, 03 Feb 2005 23:03:46 +0100 https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Asia/Indonesia/Mentawai/macaronis/index.html Griff Rider, you probably do not want to go in November. There is a chance you will get waves, but it is the offseason and you may well get skunked. About the Mentawais, I would not say that it is ver [...]<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Asia/Indonesia/Mentawai/macaronis'>Macaronis</a> (Mentawai, Indonesia) Wannasurf.com Mon, 31 Jan 2005 16:05:35 +0100 macaronis https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Asia/Indonesia/Mentawai/macaronis/index.html I am a mate of the manager of Macaronis resort who has no plans of making the wave exclusive. In regards to the comments saying you can only surf one wave, this is untrue as the resort has the two fas [...]<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Asia/Indonesia/Mentawai/macaronis'>Macaronis</a> (Mentawai, Indonesia) Wannasurf.com Mon, 31 Jan 2005 14:35:47 +0100 Shallow? https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Asia/Indonesia/Mentawai/macaronis/index.html How shallow is this spot? Im planning to go surf this spot and go on a trip through the mentawis when i turn 14 in november 2005. Is it really dangerous? Is the whole of the Mentawis dangerous? Iv [...]<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Asia/Indonesia/Mentawai/macaronis'>Macaronis</a> (Mentawai, Indonesia) Wannasurf.com Wed, 26 Jan 2005 12:31:42 +0100 OPEN YOUR MIND https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Asia/Indonesia/Mentawai/macaronis/index.html I heard storys about agro brasilians in the water in INDO , i went there and found that the Australians are worse ( bad atitude) . In the middle of that were the hawaians catching the best waves with [...]<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Asia/Indonesia/Mentawai/macaronis'>Macaronis</a> (Mentawai, Indonesia) Wannasurf.com Mon, 20 Dec 2004 14:36:08 +0100 Well Said https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Asia/Indonesia/Mentawai/macaronis/index.html Bondi Bill said it, a little crass but true none-the-less. Their southernly &quot;passion&quot; is just lack of control of hormones like a chick. Wow....let's get emotional and fight over chicks too!. [...]<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/Asia/Indonesia/Mentawai/macaronis'>Macaronis</a> (Mentawai, Indonesia) Wannasurf.com Mon, 04 Oct 2004 22:45:57 +0100