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Secrets of Rome: Knights of Malta Keyhole

Secrets of Rome: Knights of Malta Keyhole
By Holly McMahon Special to Lost Girls Throughout the year, tourists plod through the streets of Rome, checking historic sites off their lists, unknowingly missing one of the most unique and mysterious spots, the Knights of Malta keyhole. The keyhole, one of the ancient city’s best-kept secrets, lies...
October 13th, 2011 | Cultural Travel, Italy | Read More

Insider’s Guide to London

By Jayne Gorman Special to Lost Girls It will come as no surprise to hear that London natives do not spend their free time in Leicester Square and Covent Garden. Like the residents of any capital city, given the choice, Londoners avoid the tourist areas like the plague. So where do they go instead? Having...
October 13th, 2011 | England, Tours & Attractions | Read More

10 Tips for Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)

10 Tips for Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)
By Sarah Fudin Special to Lost Girls Becoming a teacher can be a daunting task. It’s no surprise then that starting your career as an ESL teacher can contain a lot of gray areas that must be addressed. Have no fear though, we’re about to help you kick-start your career with some proven tips that...
October 6th, 2011 | Extras, Working Abroad | Read More

Packing Tips for Long Term Travel

Packing Tips for Long Term Travel
Ready to take off—but not sure how to plan for the getaway? Check out our new Guide to First Time Travel!   By Amanda King Special to the Lost Girls  Packing is always tricky, but packing for a long term trip can be especially daunting. To ease your pre-trip trepidations, we’ve compiled a list...
October 6th, 2011 | Featured, Packing & Wardrobe | Read More

Adventures in Mazatlan: 5 Ways to Get Lost on the Mexican Pacific

Adventures in Mazatlan: 5 Ways to Get Lost on the Mexican Pacific
Mazatlan, the pearl of the Pacific, is a historic port city nestled on Mexico’s western coast, and an ideal destination for a weekend of getting lost. While it first rose to fame in the 1920’s as a chic tropical hideaway of the Hollywood elite, the Mazatlan of today is part-bustling port...
August 31st, 2011 | Adventure Travel, Featured, Mexico | Read More

10 Tips for Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) Abroad

By Sarah Fudin Special to Lost Girls World   The rise of English as a global language has created an ever-growing, worldwide demand for TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) instructors. Imagine living in another part of world, exploring far-away countries and immersing yourself...
July 21st, 2011 | Solo Travel, Working Abroad | Read More