Archive for the ‘Traveling Solo & Together’ Category

Lost in Korea: Escaping the City

by Kissairis Munoz When you’ve lived in cities for long enough, it’s easy to get wrapped up in the fast-paced, hectic lifestyle that comes along. Crammed sidewalks; people jostling each other on the subway; noisy, crowded restaurants — they’re all part of what make cities unique. But every once...
April 10th, 2012 | Solo Travel, south korea, Working Abroad | Read More

Air Travel News 4.10.12

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.  J’Aime Paris When anyone asks me about traveling to Europe...
April 10th, 2012 | Air Travel News, Europe, Family & Kid Travel | Read More

Top 4 Reasons to go on a Round-the-World Honeymoon

By Annie Shustrin Most people might agree that one of the best parts of a wedding is the honeymoon. After all of the planning, the family, and the celebrations, spending time relaxing with your new spouse is a reward. For anyone thinking about both marriage and long term travel, this might be the perfect...
April 6th, 2012 | Couples Travel, Love on the Road | Read More

Couple’s Travel: Dos and Don’ts For Your First Trip Together

By Jill Martiniuk Special to Lost Girls  In preparation for our upcoming trip to Paris together, my boyfriend and I spent one January night watching Midnight in Paris. Since this was going to be my third trip to Paris, and his first, I took it upon myself to point out what every single sight in the...
March 29th, 2012 | Couples Travel | Read More

Korea, WTF?

Even though I’ve been here for almost a year, there are still some things I don’t understand about Korea. Here’s my roundup. Couples: Korean couples are fascinating. They’re not very affectionate here at all, especially compared to the West. Spice up your love life with matching couples lingerie I...
March 27th, 2012 | Extras, Solo Travel, south korea, Working Abroad | Read More

Lost In Korea: 3 Major Skills You’ll Gain From Teaching Abroad

by Kissairis Munoz I was a magazine major in undergrad and studied foreign policy in graduate school. At no point during either of my school tenures did I consider becoming a teacher. So when I broke the news to friends and family that I was moving to Korea to teach for a year, I had quite a few conversations...
March 13th, 2012 | Solo Travel, south korea, Working Abroad | Read More

Air Travel News 3.13.12

by Nancy Yeomans LG Air Travel News 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.  Disruption On The Ground An American Airlines flight scheduled...
March 13th, 2012 | Air, Air Travel News, Family & Kid Travel | Read More

Five Essential Phrases for European Travel

By Nicole Trilivas  Special to Lost Girls  Sure Europe is conveniently packed together making crossing boarders a breeze, but that also means switching languages at the drop of a beret—er, hat. Then of course there are the countries like Switzerland where there are four national languages (German,...
March 8th, 2012 | Europe, Traveling Solo & Together | Read More

Understanding Europe’s Credit Card System

By Cathy Martin Special to Lost Girls When attempting to check in at a budget hotel on a recent trip to Toulouse, France, my aunt and uncle’s Bank of America credit cards were received with confusion and ultimately refused, the well-meaning staff contending the Visa cards were incompatible with their...
March 8th, 2012 | Business Travel, Travel Products & Services | Read More

Tips For Keeping Yourself Safe On Your Business Trip

By Alexa Brooks As a women business traveler you may find yourself traveling alone quite a bit, especially considering that even in this day and age many industries are still male dominated. Keeping a few simple safety tips in mind while you traverse your trips is crucial to keeping you safe and productive...
March 7th, 2012 | Business Travel | Read More