Intern Eye For Epic: Neapolitan Pizzeria & Birreria SWELL Summer Intern Reviews Laguna's Beachside Pizza Destination

June 26th, 2014 | By | 1 Comment

matt_internMatt here, Your SWELL summer intern on a mission to bring you the best places to run around barefoot and score après surf grinds and gear.  First, Neapolitan Pizzeria & Birreria in Laguna Beach, CA. This place has an epic selection of craft beers and organic ‘farm to table’ ingredients to make pizzas. (more…)

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Girls Gone Glamping 10 Essentials for Luxury Camping

June 26th, 2014 | By | 2 Comments

glamping-stylePictured above: RVCA Jacket | Element Tank | Daisy Shorts | Billabong Backpack | Roxy Boots

Does an alfresco happy hour count as being “outdoorsy” in your book?
Whether you’re a seasoned s’mores maker or novice in the world of Nalgene bottles and pitching tents, setting up a plush campsite is something we can all appreciate from time to time. It’s about loving being outdoors…and loving being comfortable whilst outdoors.

More of the roughing it type? Feel free to choose your own adventure:
Malibu Camping with the CityWild Crew
North County San Diego Camping
Top CA Surf Campgrounds
Big Sur Camping
Joshua Tree Camping and Climbing
Hollister Ranch Road Trip
North LA, Ventura and Santa Barbara Camping

Ready to get glamping? Read on for tips + 10 essentials…

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#SWELLivin

June 26th, 2014 | By | 1 Comment

swell_smile_60-645Smile. Sunshine is good for your teeth. (more…)

Behind the Lens: Matt O’Brien Meet the Man Capturing the Lighter Side of the Laguna Beach Surf Scene

June 25th, 2014 | By | 2 Comments

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Where is your favorite kinda spot to shoot?
Matt: Funky waves are my favorite, slabs with siders preferable, they always (more…)