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Nominate Us! The 2007 “Travvies”

Nominate Us! The 2007 “Travvies”
It was only a matter of time before the travel blogging community created a special award to honor their very own. Ladies and gentlemen, may I introduce The 2007 Travvies. Dreamed up by airline, hotel and rental car guru Mark Ashley over at Upgrade: Travel Better, the Travvies are the veritible Academy...
February 7th, 2007 | LG Press & Media, Lost Girls RTW Adventure, Websites and Blogs | Read More

Mug Shots

Mug Shots
While drivers license photos still take top prize for their sheer ugliness (holy crap, did they have to zoom right in on my gross zit??!), passport photos often score a close second, making even a vibrant and a freshly coifed Lost Girl look like Mel Gibson after swallowing the worm at the bottom of...
August 25th, 2006 | Leaving & Coming Home, Passports & Visas, Photography & Video, Travel Products & Services, Websites and Blogs | Read More

How We Stay in Touch

How We Stay in Touch
The Lost Girls often remark, if we were traveling a few years ago, or really any other time but the present, it would be a heck of a lot harder to keep in touch with our loved ones. Now, in addition to the travelers’ classics-postcards and phone cards-we can keep an online web log (like the one...
June 24th, 2006 | Blogging Your Trip, Calling & Texting, Lost Girls RTW Adventure, Planning, Staying Connected, Websites and Blogs, Wifi & Internet Cafes | Read More

The Frugal Grand Tour

The Frugal Grand Tour
Just when we thought we were quite original, its seems we’re not the only New Yorkers with the fabulous idea to ditch the city and take a whirlwhind tour of the planet: Travel writer Matt Gross has just departed for a 90-day, round-the-world expedition and blogging about his experiences for the...
May 22nd, 2006 | Finances & Savings, Lost Boys, Websites and Blogs | Read More