Archive for the ‘Traveling Solo & Together’ Category

4 Ways to Earn Money While Traveling

4 Ways to Earn Money While Traveling
By Sarah Brown LG Correspondant When I got my first job at 15, just about every spare penny I made went straight into my travel fund. When I’d saved up just enough for a plane ticket to the next wish-list destination, I was off. But rather than working to save up for travel forever, the summer after...
December 20th, 2010 | Expats Abroad, Finances & Savings, Working Abroad | Read More

5 Spring Break Ideas for You and Your Girlfriends

5 Spring Break Ideas for You and Your Girlfriends
After toiling away all winter, there’s something immensely appealing about the idea of escaping the daily grind.  Whether or not you’re pursuing a higher education, just the phrase ‘spring break’ conjures up thoughts of a change of scenery.  It’s the perfect time to kick back and relax, or...
December 9th, 2010 | All Inclusives, Budget Travel, Group Travel, Parties, Festivals & Events, Volunteering & Giving Back | Read More

Working Holiday Visas: How to Get a Job in Australia, Ireland or New Zealand

Working Holiday Visas: How to Get a Job in Australia, Ireland or New Zealand
By Candace Rardon LG Correspondent Ever dreamed about working in the world of Hobbiton? Hanging out with kangaroos and koalas on your day off? Or maybe grabbing a perfectly poured Guinness at the pub after a long day at the office? The choice is yours with New Zealand, Australia, and Ireland all offering...
December 6th, 2010 | Australia/New Zealand/Pacific, Expats Abroad, Ireland, Passports & Visas, Working Abroad | Read More

UK Employment: England Border Officials Turned Me Away

UK Employment: England Border Officials Turned Me Away
Many people dream of working abroad in England. For Americans, British work visas are harder than ever to obtain, even with the promise of sponsorship from a British company. Lost Girls Maggie Parker was set to work in England–her dream country. She had a job lined up, a company to back her, and...
December 2nd, 2010 | England, Leaving & Coming Home, Solo Travel, Travel Philosophy, Working Abroad | Read More

Top 5 Destinations for Girlfriends Getaways

Top 5 Destinations for Girlfriends Getaways
By Amanda Pressner LG Executive Editor Finally! You and your best buds have a few extra days of vacation time saved up – no weddings or baby showers to attend, and a few extra bucks in the bank. You’re all dying to take the ultimate girls’ trip, but the big question is: where in the world should...
December 1st, 2010 | City Travel, Finances & Savings, Group Travel, Spa & Beauty, Sports & Games, Travel Products & Services | Read More

Air Travel News 11.30.10

Air Travel News 11.30.10
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. Not So Glamorous A pilot’s life sure isn’t what it...
November 30th, 2010 | Air, Air Travel News, Canada, Family & Kid Travel, Leaving & Coming Home, Packing & Wardrobe | Read More

How to Road Trip North America: 6 Things to Know Before You Go

How to Road Trip North America: 6 Things to Know Before You Go
The sun was setting over Lake Michigan, and I dug my feet deep into the sand as Jen and April tried to slide down the dune we were on.  The faint outline of Chicago on the other side of the water was the only clue that this was indeed a lake and not the ocean. Never in my wildest dreams did I think...
November 25th, 2010 | Cars and Trucks, Group Travel, North America, Planning, Road Trips | Read More

Living Like a Senior: Vacation at Grandma’s House

Living Like a Senior: Vacation at Grandma’s House
By Kayleigh Minicozzi LG Contributor It’s usually a part of everyone’s yearly routine. It’s prompted by a mid-afternoon call filled with guilt trigging accusations of unreturned phone messages and ends with my all time favorite closer about the party on the end of the line having an impeding expiration...
November 24th, 2010 | Family & Kid Travel | Read More

Air Travel News 11.16.10

Air Travel News 11.16.10
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. DIY Bag Tags If several of the airlines have their way, passengers...
November 16th, 2010 | Air, Air Travel News, Extras, Family & Kid Travel, Travel Philosophy | Read More

5 Reasons To Choose A Destination Wedding

5 Reasons To Choose A Destination Wedding
Congratulations.  You’ve found your partner for happily ever after and you’ve made it official.  But, with so many choices on where to host your Big Day, planning  might feel overwhelming. Think about what you love. If you already have a penchant for travel, consider having a destination...
November 11th, 2010 | Budget Travel, Couples Travel, Extras, Finances & Savings, Group Travel, Love on the Road, Parties, Festivals & Events, Shopping & Style | Read More