City Weekend Shanghai

The following originally appeared in City Weekend Shanghai in October 2009. 以下内容本由City Weekend Shanghai在2009年3月中所报道。

China’s Premier Surf Competition Returns to Sanya
by leemack | Posted on Oct 14 2009 | Travel


The Surfing Hainan Open is back for its second year, Nov. 6-8 at Riyuewan Bay, an hour away from Sanya proper. It’s a legit competition with super pro surfers expected to show the locals how it’s done. The first Open was held in January this year, check the action above. The waves may not be monsters, but it’ll showcase the best of China’s growing surf community and the bikini babes who love them. It’s also a ridiculously cheap Hainan holiday. For RMB500, get two night’s accommodation, airport transfers AND airport transfers. Even if you’re not up for tackling waves, it’s a great beach weekend. Get round-trip airfare for RMB3,300 (tax included) via