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The LG Travel News Roundup: Hotel Construction Uncovers Archeological Site

The LG Travel News Roundup: Hotel Construction Uncovers Archeological Site
By Heather Brennan 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… A Haunted Hilton? In Antakya, Turkey, a hotel construction project was underway when an important archaeological site was discovered while digging...
August 10th, 2012 | Weekly Travel News | Read More

Hostel Review: Ponsonby Backpacker Hostel, Auckland, NZ

Hostel Review: Ponsonby Backpacker Hostel, Auckland, NZ
by Thea Hutchinson Special to The Lost Girls If you arrive in New Zealand by air, chances are you will fly into Auckland. It is a hub of connectivity to everywhere else in New Zealand. As the largest city in New Zealand, it offers a cosmopolitan feel before you begin adventuring along the many coasts,...
August 7th, 2012 | Backpacking & Trekking, Dispatches from the Road, Hostels, New Zealand | Read More

Lost Girls and babies: tips for traveling with children

Lost Girls and babies: tips for traveling with children
By Felicia Brenoe Special to Lost Girls   Lost Girls love adventure and travel, but what happens when a Lost Girl has a baby? Even though motherhood is an exciting and rewarding new role, it is easy to imagine that the new family member will cramp travel plans and replace them with a much more domestic...
August 2nd, 2012 | Extras | Read More

Air Travel News 7.31.12

Air Travel News 7.31.12
by Nancy Yeomans LG Air Travel 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.  Ghost Planes On Radar? Ok, knowing the business some, I’m...
July 31st, 2012 | Air, Air Travel News, Food & Wine | Read More

Trekking in the Norwegian Wilderness

Sunniva Guneriussen pŒ Nonstind i Lofoten foto Laila Guneriussen, Norwegian Trekking Association By Felcia Brenoe Special to Lost Girls  Norway is famous for having one of the world’s longest coastlines, rugged mountains, glaciers, and deep fjords. Most foreign tourists in Norway admire the wild...
July 27th, 2012 | Extras | Read More

Ten Free things to do in Las Vegas

By Connie K. Ho Special to Lost Girls  Lights. Glitz. The Strip. Just a few of the things that Las Vegas is known for. If you find yourself in the city but with not much money on hand, never fear – there’s a number of activities to enjoy in Sin City. Visit the Bellagio Conservatory and Dancing Fountains Not...
July 26th, 2012 | Extras | Read More

Oltrepò Pavese Lombardia: Drinking And Eating

Oltrepò Pavese Lombardia: Drinking And Eating
by Silvia Menini Special to The Lost Girls Wineries Important wineries include the historic Frecciarossa (Casteggio area), Monsupello (Broni Stadella area), Casa Ré (Montecalvo Versiggia area, and it is also an agriturismo, where you can find accomodation), Ca`di Frara (in Mornico Losana) and Il Bosco...
July 24th, 2012 | Extras, Food & Wine, Italy | Read More

Air Travel News 7.24.12

Air Travel News 7.24.12
by Nancy Yeomans LG Air Travel 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.  Stolen SkyWest Jet Last week a truly horrifying incident took place...
July 24th, 2012 | Air Travel News, Hawaii, Travel Products & Services | Read More

Five Facts about Alaskan Eskimo Culture

By Victoria Drexel Special to Lost Girls  Native Alaskan Eskimos are probably one of the least understood groups of Americans. In the Lower 48 we still imagine Eskimos living in igloos and driving dog teams through endless darkness and constant blizzards. While that idea of an Eskimo isn’t correct,...
July 19th, 2012 | Extras | Read More

Air Travel News 7.17.12

Air Travel News 7.17.12
by Nancy Yeomans LG Air Travel 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.  Service Animals In The Sky Guide dogs, make some room. According...
July 17th, 2012 | Air, Air Travel News, Shopping & Style | Read More