Articles By: Candace R

The Gear Guide: 5 Easy Ways to Beat the Hunger Games

By Jessica Goldstein Adventure Editor If you have been keeping up with our handy-dandy gear guide, you are almost ready to venture into the great outdoors. You’ve got the perfect pack and have settled on an ideal destination. You’ve practiced pitching your tent in the safety of your own backyard....
March 25th, 2011 | Adventure Travel, Backpacking & Trekking, Cabins & Camping, Eco-Travel | Read More

The LG Travel News Roundup: 3.25.11

The LG Travel News Roundup: 3.25.11
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… $35,000: A Night To Remember…Hopefully What does $35,000 get you? A BMW…or a night at the Ty Warner Penthouse at New York’s Four...
March 25th, 2011 | Weekly Travel News | Read More

It’s Getting Hot In Here: Sweating it out at a temascal

It’s Getting Hot In Here: Sweating it out at a temascal
By Meghann Foye LG Deputy Editor Lost Girls Deputy Editor Meghann Foye feels the heat on a recent trip to the Riviera Maya in Mexico. “Anyone who gets claustrophobic, overheated or generally panicked should sit closest to the door.” Shoot, not going to happen, I gulp, realizing I’m...
March 18th, 2011 | Mexico, Spa & Beauty, Spiritual Travel | Read More

Pitching 101: How to Write for Galavanting

Pitching 101: How to Write for Galavanting
By Candace Rardon LG Section Editor You may have followed along Galavanting on their webseries, GalvantingTV, which takes viewers on quirky adventures across the world, from the “polar bear capital of the world” in Manitoba to visiting a school in Roatan, Honduras, to a hobo gathering...
March 18th, 2011 | Dispatches from the Road, Featured, Travel Writing | Read More

The LG Travel News Roundup: 3.18.11

The LG Travel News Roundup: 3.18.11
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… Save The Elephants, Save The World Trip Jennings (former National Geographic Adventurer of the Year) and Andy Maser are in the Democratic Republic...
March 18th, 2011 | Weekly Travel News | Read More

Pitching 101: How to Write for the Expeditioner

Pitching 101: How to Write for the Expeditioner
By Candace Rardon LG Section Editor When it comes to writing for the online travel magazine, The Expeditioner, it’s all about getting off the beaten path. Recent posts have included “2011: The Year the Guidebook Burned” and a video titled “A Behind-The-Scenes Visit To A Brazilian...
March 11th, 2011 | Travel Writing | Read More

The LG Travel News Roundup: 3.11.11

The LG Travel News Roundup: 3.11.11
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… Coming Soon: World’s Ugliest Hotel North Korea has reportedly resumed working on Ryu-Gyong Hotel–a building dubbed the world’s...
March 11th, 2011 | Weekly Travel News | Read More

Fashion in Flight: 4 Ways to Travel Comfortable, yet Chic

Fashion in Flight: 4 Ways to Travel Comfortable, yet Chic
By Susmita Baral LG News Intern In the last ten years, air travel has been forever changed and, in turn, the resulting security checks have altered airport fashion. It’s hard to find a balance between looking fashionable and feeling comfortable when you have to place your shoes in plastic bins, remove...
March 4th, 2011 | Packing & Wardrobe, Shopping & Style | Read More

The LG Travel News Roundup: 3.4.11

The LG Travel News Roundup: 3.4.11
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… What Happens in Vegas…Will Air On MTV MTV’s 2011 spring break destination is far away from any beach; rather, it’s a strip in...
March 4th, 2011 | Weekly Travel News | Read More

Pitching 101: How to Write for BootsnAll.com

Pitching 101: How to Write for BootsnAll.com
By Candace Rardon LG Section Editor You may know BootsnAll.com from their website’s tagline, One-Stop Indie Travel Guide, or maybe from their huge archive of well-written, informative travel articles, geared especially towards the independent traveler. Having been around since 1998, BootsnAll is one...
February 25th, 2011 | Featured, Travel Writing | Read More