Archive for August, 2010

Watch True Blood Free at Professor Thoms’ Bar, NYC

Watch True Blood Free at Professor Thoms’ Bar, NYC
By Patty Hodapp Deputy Editor Get Bloodthirsty! True Blood Season 4 starts on June 26th! *** True Blood is…well… about as bloody, gory, sexy and fang-tastic as vampires get. For die-hard fans, missing new episodes on Sunday night, well, bites (pun intended). So, if you’re traveling...
August 5th, 2010 | Bar Reviews, New York City, Restaurant Reviews | Read More

Mongolia Travel: 5 Places to Discover in Ulaanbaatar

Mongolia Travel: 5 Places to Discover in Ulaanbaatar
Wedged between Russia and the People’s Republic of China lies Mongolia…a sometimes forgotten country for Western travelers. The land has been passed around and fought over from Asian empire to Asian empire, and over 500 years ago the country came under rule of Tibetan Buddhism. Just after...
August 5th, 2010 | Mongolia, Tours & Attractions | Read More

The LG Weekly News Roundup: 8.5.10

The LG Weekly News Roundup: 8.5.10
By Natalie Buster LG Intern, Travel News Missed the big travel stories of the week? And the weird, wacky and insignificant ones? We’ve got your roundup right here…. Vatican Cracks Down on Shorts and Miniskirts We’re all aware of the stereotype of the ungainly American abroad. This...
August 5th, 2010 | Extras, Weekly Travel News | Read More

Sitting House: How to Get House Sitting Jobs Abroad 


Sitting House: How to Get House Sitting Jobs Abroad 

Ready to travel the world? Check out our Guide to First Time Travel! By Sarah Amandolare LG Entertainment Editor It sounds almost too good to be true: you live in someone’s home, experience a new place, pace and culture, all for the cost of a plane ticket. But house sitting can be done,...
August 4th, 2010 | Working Abroad | Read More

The Un-Spring Break Spring Break: Sayulita, Mexico

The Un-Spring Break Spring Break: Sayulita, Mexico
Not that there’s anything wrong with the bro-tastic trip to wet t-shirt land or any shame in throwing back shots like a freshman trying to pregame in her dorm before an RA walks by. But let’s just say you were in the market for a beach vacation that felt a little less MTV-inspired. May we suggest...
August 3rd, 2010 | Adventure Travel, Budget Travel, Extras, Featured, Featured Getaway, Group Travel, Mexico | Read More

W San Diego Spa: Get A Mojito—for Your Feet

W San Diego Spa: Get A Mojito—for Your Feet
When I was in San Diego recently as the bridesmaid in a friend’s wedding, I had to wear open-toed shoes for the big day. Thanks to all the city walking that I do, my ragged feet were in desperate need of a pedicure. So I checked out the Away Spa at the W San Diego where I was staying, and discovered...
August 3rd, 2010 | California, City Travel, Food & Wine, Spa & Beauty | Read More

Air Travel News 8.3.10

Air Travel News 8.3.10
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. It’s Here! Starting on August 1, Spirit Airlines implemented...
August 3rd, 2010 | Air, Air Travel News, California, Mexico, Packing & Wardrobe, Walking | Read More

5 Wacky, Weird and Wonderful Travel Websites You’ve (Probably) Never Heard Of

5 Wacky, Weird and Wonderful Travel Websites You’ve (Probably) Never Heard Of
Travel websites are an integral part of planning a trip. Whether it’s determining where to go, how to get there, what to see and do, where to eat, or how to score a toothbrush (if you’re a serial forgetful packer) these websites provide services, travel tips, and amusement to give your adventure...
August 2nd, 2010 | Air, Spa & Beauty, Websites and Blogs | Read More

Sex, Drugs, and Outdoor Urinals: 6 Reasons I loved Working in Amsterdam

Sex, Drugs, and Outdoor Urinals:  6 Reasons I loved Working in Amsterdam
by Carmi Louw Special to Lost Girls World I’m not really sure why, but I’ve always had a thing for Amsterdam.  It all started at University in New Zealand, when mental images of canals, windmills and tulips made me lose my heart to the idea of stuyding in the Netherlands.  Circumstances...
August 2nd, 2010 | Europe, Holland, Working Abroad | Read More