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Travel Tech: 10 gadgets that make traveling easier and fun

Travel Tech: 10 gadgets that make traveling easier and fun
By Susmita Baral LG News Intern Visiting new places can be fun and exciting, but getting to the destination can sometimes be boring and stressful. There’s no shortage of gadgets on the market that claim to make travelling easier, but more often than not, these gadgets don’t live up to the hype or...
July 15th, 2011 | Staying Connected, Travel Products & Services | Read More

The LG Travel News Roundup: What Would You Do with a $22 Billion Treasure?

The LG Travel News Roundup: What Would You Do with a $22 Billion Treasure?
By Susmita Baral LG News Intern Missed the big travel stories of the week? And the weird, wacky and insignificant ones? We’ve got your roundup right here… $22 Billion Worth of Treasure Sparks Debate in India After the discovery of $22 billion worth of treasure (including gold ornaments and sacks...
July 15th, 2011 | Weekly Travel News | Read More

The LG Travel News Roundup: 11,000 Paper Lanterns Light Up the Polish Sky

The LG Travel News Roundup: 11,000 Paper Lanterns Light Up the Polish Sky
By Susmita Baral LG News Intern Missed the big travel stories of the week? And the weird, wacky and insignificant ones? We’ve got your roundup right here… Thousands Gather to Lighten Up the Polish Sky It’s a scene usually associated with Thailand’s Loy Krathong holiday, or “Festival...
July 8th, 2011 | Weekly Travel News | Read More

InterNations: Connecting a World of Global Minds

InterNations: Connecting a World of Global Minds
If you’re an expat, or have ever dreamed of living and working abroad, you might be aware of all there is to think about with such a move. With members based in over 200 cities across the world, online expat community InterNations wants to help you in the process of taking your life global–whether...
July 1st, 2011 | Featured, Staying Connected, Working Abroad | Read More

The LG Travel News Roundup: How Far Would You Fly for a Sandwich?

The LG Travel News Roundup: How Far Would You Fly for a Sandwich?
By Susmita Baral LG News Intern Missed the big travel stories of the week? And the weird, wacky and insignificant ones? We’ve got your roundup right here… Boeing Crew Fly 2,500 Miles for a Sandwich A flight crew testing out a Boeing 747-8 navigated the plane from Seattle to Pittsburgh in an 8...
July 1st, 2011 | Weekly Travel News | Read More

Patagonia Without Plans: Letting Curiosity Lead the Way

Patagonia Without Plans: Letting Curiosity Lead the Way
By Taylor Dolven LG Correspondent Sprained ankles, volcanoes, and canceled flights…can you imagine anything else going wrong on a single trip? When LG correspondent Taylor Dolven set out from her base in Buenos Aires for a weekend trip to Patagonia a couple of weeks ago, she had little idea what...
June 24th, 2011 | Argentina, Backpacking & Trekking | Read More

The LG Travel News Roundup: An Unlikely Find in an Ancient Roman Sewer

The LG Travel News Roundup: An Unlikely Find in an Ancient Roman Sewer
By Susmita Baral LG News Intern Missed the big travel stories of the week? And the weird, wacky and insignificant ones? We’ve got your roundup right here… Archaeologists Aren’t Afraid to Get Dirty in a Roman Sewer While most people have heard of Pompeii and the volcanic explosion that buried...
June 24th, 2011 | Weekly Travel News | Read More

Summer in the City: 7 Things to Do in NYC for Free

Summer in the City: 7 Things to Do in NYC for Free
By Susmita Baral LG News Intern New York City is known for being expensive, so it’s always a pleasant surprise when you stumble upon free things to do there. The summer is the best time to take up on all the free offerings around the city, and LG News Intern Susmita Baral shares her finds on how to...
June 17th, 2011 | Budget Travel, City Travel, New York City | Read More

The LG Travel News Roundup: An Alpine Twist to the Austrian Property Market

The LG Travel News Roundup: An Alpine Twist to the Austrian Property Market
By Susmita Baral LG News Intern Missed the big travel stories of the week? And the weird, wacky and insignificant ones? We’ve got your roundup right here… For Sale? Two Summits from the Austrian Alps Despite protests from locals, two summits in the Carnic Alps–Rosskopf and Grosse Kinigat–are...
June 17th, 2011 | Weekly Travel News | Read More

The LG Travel News Roundup: It’s Up, Up and Away for the Youngest Hot Air Balloon Pilot

The LG Travel News Roundup: It’s Up, Up and Away for the Youngest Hot Air Balloon Pilot
By Susmita Baral LG News Intern Missed the big travel stories of the week? And the weird, wacky and insignificant ones? We’ve got your roundup right here… Blue Skies for World’s Youngest Hot Air Balloon Pilot Nine-year-old Bobby Bradley became the youngest pilot to take off in a hot air...
June 10th, 2011 | Weekly Travel News | Read More