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Air Travel News 6.12.12

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.  TSA Is Trying Congress vs. TSA; who will win? House lawmakers met...
June 12th, 2012 | Air, Air Travel News | Read More

The LG Travel News Roundup: City Themed Fragrances Released

The LG Travel News Roundup: City Themed Fragrances Released
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… Scents of Departure There’s a new perfume line in town and it’s based on the scent of different cities. The line carries 14...
June 8th, 2012 | Weekly Travel News | Read More

Dos and Don’ts of a Girl’s Getaway to Las Vegas

By Gina Douglas  Special to Lost Girls  Dancing, shows, cocktails, an excuse to finally whip out that itty-bitty dress you love, but can’t ever bring yourself to wear because it’s just a little bit too risqué. Is it any wonder Las Vegas is the quintessential girlfriend getaway? To make...
June 7th, 2012 | City Travel, Extras, Las Vegas | Read More

You’ll Never Have The Chance Again: 5 Must Try Foods

By Amanda King Special to Lost Girls You’ll Never Have The Chance Again: 5 Must Try Foods After years of travel (and more than 30 countries) I’m convinced that music is not the universal language – it’s food. How else could a sarcastic Manhattan chef have a travel show running for so many...
June 6th, 2012 | Extras | Read More

10 Ideas For 20-Somethings In Rome

by Kevin Kilbride Special To The Lost Girls With a reputation that stems from its historic architecture and remarkable museum offerings, college students rarely consider Rome, Italy’s rich capital, for their next vacation. However, amidst all the museums and history, visitors will find an abundance...
June 5th, 2012 | Dispatches from the Road, Italy, Lost Boys | Read More

Air Travel News 6.5.12

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.  Heathrow Not Up To Olympic Demand If you’ve ever flown to...
June 5th, 2012 | Air, Air Travel News, England | Read More

Looking Back: Travel Tips for My 20-Year-Old Self

Looking Back: Travel Tips for My 20-Year-Old Self
By Kirsten Hubbard
 Special to The Lost Girls  I backpacked for the first time at age 20—six weeks through Central America, with not nearly enough Spanish under my belt. Now, as a young adult author, that first trip was where I drew my inspiration when writing my novel, “Wanderlove.”...
June 4th, 2012 | Solo Travel, Traveling Solo & Together | Read More

The LG Travel News Roundup: Touring the Inside of a Volcano

The LG Travel News Roundup: Touring the Inside of a Volcano
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… Touring Inside A Volcano Iceland is a country with over a 100 volcanic mountains but now tourists can actually go inside one. The volcano...
June 1st, 2012 | Weekly Travel News | Read More

Lost Girl’s Guide to Macedonia

By Victoria Drexel  Special to Lost Girls  After spending most of the 20th century hidden from the rest of the world by warring empires and iron curtains a new generation of travelers are uncovering one of the last of the European countries unspoiled by tourists, Macedonia. A place to be explored...
May 31st, 2012 | Extras | Read More

Exploring Lombardia, Italy

by Silvia Menini Lombardia is certainly not the first destination for foreigners who have just a few weeks to get a rough idea of Italy. It is the industrial heart of Northern Italy and is indeed the richest and the most populated region. The capital is Milan, which is the economic and financial center...
May 29th, 2012 | Dispatches from the Road, Food & Wine, Italy | Read More