Archive for August, 2010

Dispatches From the Road: Guatemala: What Not to Bring To A Third World Country

Dispatches From the Road: Guatemala: What Not to Bring To A Third World Country
San Marcos, Guatemala is a tiny town on the shores of Lake Atitlan, deep in the Western Guatemalan Highlands. Lush volcanoes and Mayan villages pepper the shore, and with clear views of both, San Marcos has become Guatemala’s epicenter of zen and spirituality. People come here to cook, to read,...
August 31st, 2010 | Central and South America, Dispatches from the Road, Guatemala, Solo Travel | Read More

Baby on Board: Tips for Traveling While Pregnant

Baby on Board: Tips for Traveling While Pregnant
By Kayleigh Minicozzi LG Contributor You’re eagerly awaiting the pitter patter of little feet and a flurry of concerns are running through your mind as you anticipate the arrival of the newest family addition. Flipping through parenting books, anxiety is high about pre-natal vitamins, finding the right...
August 31st, 2010 | Family & Kid Travel, Health & Safety | Read More

Air Travel News 8.31.10

Air Travel News 8.31.10
by Nancy Yeomans LG Air Travel News Editor Look up in the sky! It’s a bird….it’s a plane! No….it’s your weekly air travel news! Here’s what’s happening in the world of aviation, from the ground up. Not Just For Flying Anymore       Amsterdam’s new...
August 31st, 2010 | Air, Air Travel News, Extras, Packing & Wardrobe | Read More

Lost Girls Events: More Info on Shoot, Busk and Blog!

Lost Girls Events: More Info on Shoot, Busk and Blog!
A few of you have written to ask: What exactly IS this Shoot, Busk and Blog event that’s happening a week from this Friday? We’ve included a few more details below, but in short, its an incredible opportunity to hear from and mingle with  real travelers who have shared their adventures...
August 30th, 2010 | Lost Girls Events and Tour | Read More

Upgrade Us! 5 Ways to Score First-Class Service on Your Honeymoon

Upgrade Us! 5 Ways to Score First-Class Service on Your Honeymoon
by Molly Fergus LG Travel News Editor Recently tied the knot? Like most newlyweds, you’d probably love to go on a super-lux vacation after tying the knot (Flowing bubbly! Airline upgrades! Cushy suites!) but in the era of carry-on baggage fees, it takes more than a giddy, “We’re on our honeymoon!”...
August 30th, 2010 | Air, Couples Travel, Featured, Getting There Deals | Read More

What to Do in Myrtle Beach: TIGERS Preserve

What to Do in Myrtle Beach: TIGERS Preserve
By Kristen Putch LG North American Travel Editor One great thing about the beach is that there is so much more to do than simply than lie in the sand. While there isn’t anything wrong with lounging on the beach for a week, if you look away from the ocean for a moment, you might find something...
August 27th, 2010 | Myrtle Beach, Tours & Attractions | Read More

The LG Weekly News Roundup: 8.27.10

The LG Weekly News Roundup: 8.27.10
By Molly Fergus LG Deputy Editor, Travel News Missed the big travel stories of the week? And the weird, wacky and insignificant ones? We’ve got your roundup right here…. Las Vegas, Los Angeles Most Stressful Cities in Country New York’s ambitious, driven masses have earned a reputation...
August 27th, 2010 | Extras | Read More

5 Authentic Ethnic Restaurants in Boston

5 Authentic Ethnic Restaurants in Boston
My parents probably never would have thought that the picky daughter who refused to eat anything but peanut butter and marshmallow fluff sandwiches for lunch would grow up to become a woman who loves the taste of fermented fish sauce in her papaya salad.  So fortunately for me and my evolved taste buds,...
August 26th, 2010 | Restaurant Reviews | Read More

The Lost Girls Author Events: Fall 2010

The Lost Girls Author Events: Fall 2010
Want to catch up with The Lost Girls? Um, don’t deny…you totally know that you do! Here’s a listing of where we’ll be and when in the coming months. Come out an bring a friend – or 50! September 2010 Shoot, Busk and Blog: How to Share Your Travel Experiences Date: Friday,...
August 26th, 2010 | Featured, LG Press & Media, The Lost Girls: The Book | Read More

New England Weekend Getaways: Things to Do in Rhode Island

New England Weekend Getaways: Things to Do in Rhode Island
New England is best known for its fall foliage but the region has plenty of natural attractions to see this time of year. From Maine to Massachusetts, this mini-series highlights what each of its states has to offer outdoors while the weather is still warm. By Michele Herrmann Rhode Island may be the...
August 26th, 2010 | Adventure Travel, City Travel, Featured, Parties, Festivals & Events, Rhode Island, Wildlife & Animals | Read More