Dozens of the world’s best surfers have arrived in Taiwan for the annual Open of Surfing competition.

Calm seas in Taitung.

Calm seas in Taitung. Image by Sinchen.Lin / CC BY 2.0

The only World Surf League circuit event in Taiwan, the Open of Surfing is held near Taitung, along a stretch of Taiwan’s east coast known for its excellent Pacific waves. The event will be held 25-29 November in Jinzun Harbour north of Taitung. Read more: