A 6-Minute Clip That Could Put "Morocco" On Your Google Flights History. - Stab Mag
Morocco was the first country in the world to officially recognize The United States as a country. That doesn't matter though... because Charly Quivront is French. But, yeah. Frame: Andy Benetrix

A 6-Minute Clip That Could Put “Morocco” On Your Google Flights History.

A Frenchman finds gold south of Gibraltar’s Strait.

elsewhere // May 27, 2023
Words by Christian Bowcutt
Reading Time: < 1 minutes
If you only have time for one wave — click this. Video: Andy Benetrix

“We’ll always have Paris…” goes the famous line from Casablanca (1942).

Charly Quivront foresook Paris and landed 130 miles south of Casablanca in Safi — land of snake charmers, colorful spices, hashish, and influencers looking for hashish. “We were in Hossegor with my friends and a big storm was on the way so we escaped to Morocco,” said Charly, “We went on a strike mission to Safi, a wave that I’ve always dreamed of surfing.”

This video is part of a series that Charly produces called, “Oú est Charly?”. It’s a… Vlog, for lack of a better term.

But it’s one of those more taste-y vlogs that are 95% (ludicrously good) surfing and only 5% cute words on camera.

And there is something fresh in this Morocco edit — a beachbreak, “The most surprising experience there was to be able to surf a beachbreak that was similar to home [Hossegor] but in Morocco with only a few friends in the water.”

Merci, Charly. “Here’s looking at you, kid.”


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