Inshore trolling in Sardinia

5 Great Tips for Inshore Light Tackle Trolling this Late Summer

Summer is coming to an and. At least that’s what people are saying. But in the French Riviera, Italy and Spain it’s still pretty hot! September and October are the best months for inshore trolling with light tackle. Fishing charters target smaller pelagic fish like bonito, frigate tuna and dorado only a couple miles from the […]

Dogtooth tuna caught in Madagascar

Fight club: Dogtooth Tuna vs Giant Trevally

No, this isn’t an article about the 1999 American film starring award-winning American actor Brad Pitt. Surely a great movie that most of us would have enjoyed watching 20 years ago, however, this is a fishing blog and today we are comparing two awesome fish species many anglers would love the opportunity to catch. We […]

GT Material de Pesca

After the lockdown, when can we go fishing in Spain?

Spain is slowly lifting the lockdown although Madrid and Barcelona, Spain’s two largest cities, could remain under virtual lockdown as the rest of the country eases its way towards some semblance of normal life. The plan to lift lockdown restrictions has four stages, in which restrictions are progressively eased, with each region applying to enter […]

Bluefin Tuna Fishing

Fish Species of the Month: Bluefin Tuna

Simply mentioning the fish species bluefin tuna in a sentence is usually enough to get most game and sport fishing enthusiasts excited and eager to talk. They are an exciting fish to catch and have had an interesting and close relationship with humans for over 5,000 years now. This is due to the Japanese fisherman’s […]

Fishing in Spain, all you need to know

Fishing in Spain: What do you need to know?

Fishing is popular all around the globe and it’s no mystery as to why.  How many sports can say that their game is calm yet harsh, or gentlemanly but competitive?  A fishing trip can be a small two-hour trip or a huge journey to bring days of fun. There is plenty of fascinating gear involved, […]

5 best things to do in Tenerife apart from fishing

5 things to do in Tenerife (Apart from Fishing)

Have you recently booked a trip to the Spanish Island of Tenerife located in the North Atlantic Ocean close to Morocco and looking for some things to do on this island? I’m sure you’re aware of how amazing the fishing is Tenerife but even the most passionate fishing fan deserves a few days off the […]

Tungsten Zebra Midge

Best Lures to Use This Fall

As the weather gets colder, people around the world stay indoors more and more. However, any good fisherman knows that fish don’t go home for the holidays. In fact, with the migration of winged insects around the fall times, fly fishing only gets better with the cold weather. There are hundreds of lures to choose […]

Black Spot Sea Bream caught jigging in southern Spain.

10 tips for making great fishing pics

Its fishing time, you have had this day planned for weeks and your pretty sure you have everything planned. You have visited the local tackle shop and stocked up with the latest tackle and bait, you have plenty of snacks and a good lunch to ensure you have all the energy you need to tackle […]

Stang up Marlin Fishing

Deep Sea Fishing: boats, fish species & techniques

Former U.S. President Herbert Hoover once said, “All men are equal before fish.” That saying is never more true than when deep sea fishing on a sportfishing boat. The great wide ocean is home to legendary fish and humans spend a great deal of time trying to catch them. Deep sea fishing is exciting, exhilarating, […]

big eye tuna in Gran Canaria

Top 10 Places to Catch Huge Tuna

Tuna can be caught all over the world. Of course there are more than 10 places to catch huge tuna, but here are our favorites: Spain & the Canary Islands, the Azores, Croatia, Italy, Panama, Mexico, New Zeeland, Canada & the United States. Other fantastic tuna fishing destinations could be Madeira, Seychelles, South Africa, Cape […]

tuna fishing

Tuna Fishing: all you need to know about this legendary fish

Tuna – Legendary fish. Every angler’s dream is to catch a $20,000 tuna. One of the hardest-fighting fish in the world, and prized for their meat, tuna can be found in the same fishing grounds as other coveted fish species, which means you can literally catch one anywhere. So what makes catching a tuna extra […]

Giant Trevally in Madagascar

Video – Giant Trevally feeding on birds?!

We all know that Giant Trevally feed on fish and that crustaceans, cephalopods and molluscs make up a considerable part of their diets. But birds?! In 2017 the BBC released some stunning footage showing giant trevally hunting birds in Farquhar Atoll in the Seychelles. Check out the video from the BBC documentary Blue Planet II for […]