There’s no better way to kick back than chilling in a hammock, and you can do that wherever you go by hanging one up in the back of your van! It might sound like a crazy idea but it’s totally doable, and Sam Larson is even here to show you how. Thanks to this handy video by Korduroy.TV, the mysteries of stringing up a hammock in your van are revealed! You really don’t need that … [Read more...] about How to Make a Van Hammock
Deep down south in the state of Oaxaca, Puerto Escondido has become renown in the surfing world as a big wave spot, but what about when the swell isn’t triple overhead? Visiting this surf town outside of the big wave season doesn’t make it any less worthy as a surf destination, in fact you’ll probably surf more unless you only paddle out when the waves are taller than the palm … [Read more...] about A Surf Bum’s Guide to Puerto Escondido
While California didn’t have the best summer of surf this year, there was somewhere not too far away that did! Yes, we’re talking about Mexico, where the southern points lit up for anyone willing to make the journey there. What’s not to love about reeling rights in the scorching sun, right? Alex Grey got himself there to shred everything the south swell season could throw at … [Read more...] about Smoke Bomb
Gabriel Medina and Carissa Moore claimed victory at the Quiksilver and Roxy Pro France, respectively, in excellent three-to-five foot rippable peaks at Stop No. 9 of the World Surf League Championship Tour. 2014 WSL Champion Medina built momentum all week to peak at the perfect time in the final series and put together two massive heats in the Semifinals and Final to win the … [Read more...] about Gabriel Medina & Carissa Moore Win Quiksilver and Roxy Pro France
The thought of packing it all up and hitting the road with your baby in tow might sound too crazy when you say it to yourself, so hear about it from people who are doing it! The guys from Exploring Alternatives met up with a new family living the van life, Andrew, Stacey, and 3-month-old Rowan. Hearing about their experiences shed some light on exactly what it’s like to live … [Read more...] about Camper Van Travel with a Baby – It’s Family Van Life!