Archive for the ‘Traveling Solo & Together’ Category

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

Lost in Korea: 5 Things I’ve Learned By Teaching Kindergarteners

by Kissairis Munoz Because the Korean school year runs from March through February, my two kindergarten classes graduated up to elementary school last week. Watching them across the stage in their little graduation gowns to get their diplomas, I have to admit that I was misty eyed. After spending every...
February 28th, 2012 | Solo Travel, south korea, Working Abroad | Read More