Wait, so are we talking about France, or are we talking about NYC? Where do you normally surf? If it's NYC and you're coming out to either Long Beach or Rockaway I'm sure you can either find a locker or see if someone on here can help you out with some storage space.
I assume we are talking horizontal storage here. Are there any related consequences to storing them as you would see them in a surf shop (lined up vertical with dowel style spacers, rubber mat below from dinging contact point with floor).
I haven't ridden it yet, that's one of the boards that just came in. However, I did have a 7'2 in the past that I really liked. I found that it had decent paddle power but also handled some faster dumpy waves.
Got a two pack in the mail the other day, and had some time to clean all the boards up and snap a quick pic
5'4 Von Sol Flying Manta
5'8 Stamps TKF
5'7 Stretch Superbuzz
5'6 Stretch 5150
6'8 Stretch It
Beater / 8'0 Foamie for the kiddos
9'0 Stamps Axis
Here's a couple of things to think about, as they come to mind:
1. As previously said, the camera you have with you is the best one. I got sick of carrying a DSLR and lenses around and eventually ended up going mirrrorless because they are more compact, and you can carry one, plus two or three...