When one thinks of the hottest surfing spots, the West Coast of the USA often comes to mind, specifically California. And California has some of the best surf shops in the country as well.
From dramatic cliffs in the north, windswept Atlantic beaches in the east, and flat pastureland in the south to white sand beaches on the west coast, Barbados covers an area of 166 square miles.
The picturesque municipality of Alesund is the center of the Alesund Region on the west coast of Norway. Located adjacent to the Hjorund and Geiranger fjords, it has a maritime climate and is spread over seven islands.
The following articles provide recent West Coast-related news.
Indian authorities are preparing to evacuate 300,000 people along the western coast as a severe cyclone is expected to make landfall Thursday morning in the state of Gujarat.
CBC News. Tuesday, 11 Jun 2019 13:01:13 EDT.
The Canadian Rocky Mountains were formed when the North American continent was dragged westward during the closure of an ocean basin off the west coast and collided with a microcontinent over 100 million years ago, according to a new study.
Science Daily. Thursday, 06 Jun 2019 15:03:28 EDT.
WhyHotel has opened its first West Coast office to support a new division dedicated to bringing its pop-up model to buildings on a permanent basis.
Chuck Dobrosielski. Hotel Management. Thursday, 23 May 2019 12:51:37 +0000.
Dozens of gray whales have been found dead along the U.S. West Coast in recent weeks and some scientists believe the cause lies far to the north, in the heated-up Arctic waters off Alaska.
Reuters. Thursday, 16 May 2019 21:32:44 -0400.
The following digital image illustrates the term West Coast.