Archive for the ‘Traveling Solo & Together’ Category

Dispatches from South America: How to Pack, Prep and Unplug Before the Trip

Dispatches from South America: How to Pack, Prep and Unplug Before the Trip
Lost Girl Leah Moushey recently took off on a seven-month trip to South America, taking her to a different hemisphere, WAY out of her travel comfort zone. She’s setting up shop for a month in Cuenca, Ecuador where she’ll dive head first into a Spanish language immersion program and discover the ins...
June 14th, 2010 | Central and South America, Dispatches from the Road, Packing & Wardrobe, Solo Travel, Travel Philosophy | Read More

Lost Girl of the Week: Cailin O’Neil

Lost Girl of the Week: Cailin O’Neil
Cailin O’Neil, our latest LG of the week, grew up with a mother in the airline industry—so she’s been traveling “all her life.” She began working in the Film & TV industry while majoring in film in college, and now she makes the time to travel in between production jobs....
May 31st, 2010 | Lost Girl of the Week, Solo Travel | Read More

Lost in San Antonio: Best Places to Get Kissed

Lost in San Antonio: Best Places to Get Kissed
By Jennifer Baggett LG Executive Editor *** As we near the end of our Lost in San Antonio series, I feel compelled to give a special and very personal shout out to one of my new favorite cities – for without it, I might not ever have been born. No seriously, it’s true. Back in the age of disco balls...
May 31st, 2010 | Couples Travel, Featured, Featured Getaway, Texas | Read More

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

Lost Girl of the Week: Laurel Case

Lost Girl of the Week: Laurel Case
This week’s LG is Laurel Case. Laurel lives in Syracuse, NY where she works in the public relations department of an advertising agency.  Her travels have taken her to all corners of the US and most of the in between. Upstate New York has served as a great home-base for planning her next adventure...
April 6th, 2010 | Couples Travel, Lost Girl of the Week, Planning | Read More

8 Ways to Love Dining Solo

8 Ways to Love Dining Solo
by Monica L. Williams Special to Lost Girls World Edited by Danielle E. Alvarez LG Food Editor Food can drive travel. It can lead us to the ends of the earths and back, from the foothills of Mount Entoto in Ethopia for a hands-on dinner served atop a large sourdough flatbread to Little Italy for an authentic...
March 25th, 2010 | Food & Wine, Solo Travel | Read More

Lost in Belize IV: Balancing Your Mind-Body-Spirit

Lost in Belize IV: Balancing Your Mind-Body-Spirit
source: goambergriscaye.com Scuba diving. Kayaking. Parasailing. There are plenty of adventures to be had in Ambergris Caye, but the island’s idyllic scenery and the locals’ slower pace make it a natural setting for letting go of stress. Here are some spots that’ll help get you back...
March 9th, 2010 | Belize, Cabins & Camping, Couples Travel, Dispatches from the Road, Fitness & Workouts, Hotels & Resorts, Spa & Beauty, Spiritual Travel | Read More

5 Tips For Surviving A Family Road Trip

5 Tips For Surviving A Family Road Trip
source: ourordinarylife.com By Courtney Brooks LG International Correspondent (South Africa) ***** During my last three weeks in South Africa my older brother and sister came to visit for 10 days, and then one of my best friends from college for another 10, overlapping by just a couple of days. My siblings...
March 3rd, 2010 | Car, Dispatches from the Road, Family & Kid Travel, Featured, South Africa | Read More

Celebrity Travel: Maggie Gyllenhaal

Celebrity Travel: Maggie Gyllenhaal
So here’s a bit of fun news that came across our desks…it turns out that actress Maggie Gyllenhaal is an avid traveler and fellow Lost Girl! A source emailed us yesterday to share that our website-Lost Girls World-is one of her bookmarked destinations, and we’re psyched to hear that...
February 25th, 2010 | Family & Kid Travel | Read More