Archive for the ‘Group Travel’ Category

Lost in San Antonio: The World’s Best Travel Photo

Lost in San Antonio: The World’s Best Travel Photo
by Courtney Dubin Special Correspondant to Lost Girls World My heart went pitter patter when my friend and original LG Jen Baggett emailed to let me know that my first official blog post for their site (yay!), on our whirlwind trip to San Antonio, would be about a seemingly fated encounter at at San...
May 13th, 2010 | Featured, Featured Getaway, Group Travel, Parties, Festivals & Events, Texas | Read More

Crowd Knows Best: Pros and Cons of Group Travel

Crowd Knows Best: Pros and Cons of Group Travel
By Carmi Louw Special to Lost Girls World *** You know the saying – three’s a crowd.  It’s the general consensus that too many cooks spoil the broth, and I thought no different when preparing to go on a month-long jaunt through Europe with four friends.  It seemed like it would be...
April 7th, 2010 | Featured, Group Travel, Planning, Travel Philosophy | Read More

Ask Doc: Getting Along with Travel Partners

Ask Doc: Getting Along with Travel Partners
By Patty Hodapp LG Travel Lifestyle Editor ***** Even if you’re best friends, you and your travel partner are bound to hit a few road bumps in your relationship when you’re traveling. Travel is only glamorous in retrospect, and when you’re miles outside your comfort zone, situations...
January 5th, 2010 | Group Travel, Travel Philosophy | Read More

Lost in Africa: Great Escape to Namibia

Lost in Africa: Great Escape to Namibia
By Courtney Brooks LG International Travel Correspondent Expired visas are the best excuse for a road trip… A few weeks after arriving in Cape Town I ran into a problem. South Africa only gives visitors 90-day visas, and mine was about to expire. Last year when I came here I got a volunteer visa...
December 9th, 2009 | Adventure Travel, Bus, Cabins & Camping, Fitness & Workouts, Group Travel, Namibia, Passports & Visas, South Africa, Wildlife & Animals | Read More

Casseroles for Cancer Part II: To Travel Well, You Need Sparkle

Casseroles for Cancer Part II: To Travel Well, You Need Sparkle
Last summer, Blair Hickman retraced a 12,000 mile cross-country road trip in memory of her mom, who died from cancer in 2003. The girls retraced a path their mom had taken in 1977, serving dinner at 9 Ronald McDonald Houses and raising money for the charity along the way to raise awareness about the...
November 24th, 2009 | Car, Dispatches from the Road, Group Travel, Spiritual Travel, United States, Volunteering & Giving Back | Read More

Lost in Costa Rica: Getting There

Lost in Costa Rica: Getting There
By Amanda Pressner, LG Executive Editor Last month, I traveled to Costa Rica for an extended getaway with my boyfriend Jeff before he left for law school. We decided to combine our adventure with a long-overdue Pressner family vacation-and I recently wrote about that experience for our good friends...
August 31st, 2009 | Air, Costa Rica, Dispatches from the Road, Group Travel, Photography & Video, Planning | Read More

LG Obsessions: Undress Me in the Temple of Heaven

LG Obsessions: Undress Me in the Temple of Heaven
By Amanda Pressner LG Executive Editor It’s not often that we pick up a book that all three Lost Girls become obsessed with. But after receiving an advance copy of Susan Jane Gilman’s latest tome Undress Me in the Temple of Heaven (and each reading the first three chapters) we found ourselves...
April 23rd, 2009 | China, Group Travel, Travel Books & Movies, Travel Philosophy | Read More

March in the Outer Banks, NC (better bring groceries!)

March in the Outer Banks, NC (better bring groceries!)
Last week, Lost Girl Kristen J. Putch sent us dispatches from her recent Spring Break in the Outer Banks of North Carolina. Here she shares what happens when you book a “summer rental” in March… **** Kristen: After two days of traveling and a stressful first half of the semester, we...
April 1st, 2009 | Cabins & Camping, Car, Dispatches from the Road, Food & Wine, Group Travel, Hotels & Resorts, Lost Girl of the Week, Planning, Tours & Attractions, United States | Read More

LG Spring Break: A Philly Cheese Steak to Go

LG Spring Break: A Philly Cheese Steak to Go
This week, Lost Girl Kristen J. Putch will be sending us dispatches from her recent Spring Break in the Outer Banks of North Carolina. Will her journey be “Shag” revisited? Stay tuned to find out… ***** Spring Break: A term that ellicits images of girls gone wild and body shots. But...
March 17th, 2009 | Car, City Travel, Dispatches from the Road, Food & Wine, Group Travel, Lost Girl of the Week, Tours & Attractions, United States | Read More

Wienermobile Report: A Taste of Home on the Road

Wienermobile Report: A Taste of Home on the Road
This week, the Wienermobile Girls share how they manage to keep their sanity–and avoid getting too homesick!–during a yearlong road trip (inside a hot dog, no less!) Write to let us know what you do to stay comfortable and happy while traveling. ***** by Molly Fergus Although it’s...
March 13th, 2009 | Dispatches from the Road, Group Travel, Lost Girl of the Week, Tours & Attractions, Travel Philosophy, United States, Websites and Blogs | Read More