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chirimena« on: January 26 2005 09:01:00 »
hi guys...I m going to chirimena in feb, i m staying in governor's posada.does any abody has some info abt that hostel? I m planing to surf there aswell but i m a biginer, so I hope the waves are not huge...
please please give some news....thanks a million,
take it easy!
RE: chirimena« Reply #1 on: January 27 2005 07:01:00 »
Posada del Gobernador it's a place with a great view over Chirimena town and bay. I've heard it's a great place to stay.
Chirimena is a great beachbreak, when a swell makes it's way thru. This year it has being breaking constantly, last time i was there a couple of weeks ago it was 6-7 ft both left and rights, with off shore wind... great surf
However Chirimena does not always break, but you can walk your way to Chirere a few minutes from Chirimena. Chirere it's choppier and a little bit bigger than Chirimena, with strung currents.
I like better Chirimena, and it is also a better spot for a beginner.
I wouldn't mind localism, as long as you respect em', and DONT DROP IN IN THEIR WAVES
Good luck, i'm sure you'll have a blast!
RE: chirimena« Reply #2 on: January 28 2005 06:01:00 »
thanx a million for the info, i m sure i ll have a fantastic time...
RE: chirimena« Reply #3 on: July 29 2005 10:07:00 »
Did you have a nice Trip?
RE: chirimena« Reply #4 on: September 15 2006 10:09:00 »
chirimena .... hablar de ella me recuerda a los años 80 y 90 cuando habian sendas competencias alli y se reuni muchisima gente del surf.... hoy en dia le hace falta mas cuidados, limpieza y cariño , aveces la frecuento pero prefiero chirere , que igualmente hay que limpiarla, cuidarla y la atencion al publico debe mejorar....
besos luly trotta.
RE: chirimena« Reply #5 on: August 15 2007 09:08:00 »
I surfed chirimena in the 70’s and 80’s. “El Viejo Hernan “de Caracas
Chirimena is good when is big.
Keep going to chirere first, if chirere is so big that you can not paddle in , and is closing out. Then it’s time to surf chirimena. get ready to paddle for 30 minutes. Check out corralito, to the other side, rocks, fun sometimes
When chirimena is big, the water reaches to the homes on the bay. I surfed it, with only a hand full of friends.