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Vote for Us! The Lost Girls featured in Company Magazine UK

Vote for Us! The Lost Girls featured in Company Magazine UK
source: company.co.uk Company Magazine-one of the UK’s top women’s glossies (they’re under the same parent company as Harper’s Bazaar, Cosmo, Esquire, etc) did something pretty incredible this month: It allowed several of its favorite female bloggers to storm the pages of the...
March 15th, 2010 | Blogging Your Trip, LG Press & Media, Websites and Blogs | Read More

Lost Boy of the Week: David Rozgonyi (Part 2)

Lost Boy of the Week: David Rozgonyi (Part 2)
The end of David Rozgonyi’s short story, The End of the Line, continued from today’s earlier post. **** Source: davidrozgonyi.blogspot.com/ Standing shoulder to shoulder with expectant boys and dancing children, you can almost hear it, a gob of fire and boil sizzling against the curtain of...
March 10th, 2010 | Extras, Featured, Lost Boys, Websites and Blogs | Read More

Lost Boy of the Week: David Rozgonyi (Part 1)

Lost Boy of the Week: David Rozgonyi (Part 1)
source: davidrozgonyi.blogspot.com/ David Rozgonyi was born in Libya to Hungarian political refugees in 1976. He has lived on four continents and has traveled through over 50 countries on foot, bus, train, motorcycle and Cyril, his beloved 1977 Volkswagen bus. His first book, Goat Trees: Tales from...
March 10th, 2010 | Featured, Lost Boys, Websites and Blogs | Read More

Career Breaks: Why I Lost Myself on the Road

Career Breaks: Why I Lost Myself on the Road
by Amanda Pressner LG Executive Editor Friends, colleagues and LG readers often ask: why was it, exactly, that Jen, Holly and I put the brakes on our careers (and in fact, our whole lives!) just when we were finally getting somewhere. Why ditch the super-competitive gigs that we’d been working...
March 8th, 2010 | Lost Girls, Quitting & Career Management, Staying Connected, Websites and Blogs | Read More

Lost Boy of the Week: Darren Garnick (The Tacky Tourist)

Lost Boy of the Week: Darren Garnick (The Tacky Tourist)
Darren Garnick of www.tackytouristphotos.com, is a New Hampshire-based writer and filmmaker currently gearing up for the next ‘Anne of Green Gables Look-a-like Contest’ (pictured left). He recently chased thrill show daredevils around the country for his offbeat documentary, “Hell Drivers:...
March 2nd, 2010 | Lost Boys, Websites and Blogs | Read More

Lost Girl of the Week: Julia Dimon

Lost Girl of the Week: Julia Dimon
This week’s featured blogger, Julia Dimon, of traveljunkiejulia.com, is not only a travel expert who has traveled around the world four times, through six continents, across over 80 countries, but also a writer, TV show and Kayak.com’s “Chief Travel Junkie.”  Her blog gives fellow...
February 26th, 2010 | Lost Girl of the Week, Websites and Blogs | Read More

Voluntourism: Just a Fad or Here to Stay?

Voluntourism: Just a Fad or Here to Stay?
By Shadia Garrison Philanthropy Editor ***** Hardly a day goes by without another web article on “voluntourism” crossing my desk.  Since the 1990s, when the word was first introduced, the phenomenon has grown substantially.  At this writing, a Google search on the term gets me 168,000 articles. ...
February 17th, 2010 | Featured, Volunteering & Giving Back, Websites and Blogs, Working Abroad | Read More

Microlending: How Tourist Dollars Can Aid Communities In Need

Microlending: How Tourist Dollars Can Aid Communities In Need
By Shadia Garrison Socially Conscious Travel Correspondent ***** World travelers are typically not only interested in seeing exotic sights, meeting new people, and challenging their bodies and minds in varying ways; as we travel, many of us also become concerned about some of what we see and are compelled...
January 13th, 2010 | Spiritual Travel, Travel Philosophy, Volunteering & Giving Back, Websites and Blogs | Read More

Giving Back: Grassroots.org

Giving Back: Grassroots.org
By Lisa Katzenberger Special to The Lost Girls In the season of giving, there are plenty of non-profit organizations where you can donate money to support a wonderful cause. But Grassroots.org is a unique way to donate your skills. This organization provides technical infrastructure – like website...
December 15th, 2009 | Volunteering & Giving Back, Websites and Blogs | Read More

Sydney Series: Our Final Wrap Up of Fave Moments

Sydney Series: Our Final Wrap Up of Fave Moments
Sydney was our last stop on our round-the-world trip, and we have plenty of amazing memories from living “Down Under.” Now ’til mid-November, we’re going to be recalling our favorite Sydney moments. At the end of each post, you’ll find out how to get the chance to make your...
November 13th, 2009 | Australia, Backpacking & Trekking, Blogging Your Trip, Budget Travel, City Travel, Fitness & Workouts, Food & Wine, Hotels & Resorts, Lost Girls RTW Adventure, Shopping & Style, Tours & Attractions, Websites and Blogs | Read More