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The 2009 New York Times Travel Show

The 2009 New York Times Travel Show
ADP: This weekend, Lost Girls are teaming up with our favorite all-guy traveling trio, The Longest Trippers, to attend the sixth annual New York Times Travel Show. The 2009 event is being held on Feb 7 and 8 at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center on Manhattan’s west side. It will host nearly...
February 6th, 2009 | Adventure Travel, Destinations, Getting There, Lost Boys, New York City, Parties, Festivals & Events, Planning, Staying There, Traveling Solo & Together, Websites and Blogs, Weekly Travel News | Read More

Our favorite things: Maghound

Our favorite things: Maghound
by Cassie Kreitner courtesy of: Syracuse Ed2010 Tired of burning your hard-earned cash on your favorite magazines? Recently, Time Inc. debuted a solution for avid magazine readers: a cheap Netflix-like service for monthly subscriptions. Maghound.com, the self-professed “magazine lover’s...
February 2nd, 2009 | Travel Products & Services, Websites and Blogs | Read More

10 Most Popular Backpacker Destinations

10 Most Popular Backpacker Destinations
Not all travel companies are feeling the pinch of the global recession. This week, the folks at the UK-based Hostelling International (HHI) reported that their bookings are at an all-time high-about 14 percent more people booked accommodations on their site (hihostels.com) in 2008 than a year earlier....
February 2nd, 2009 | Argentina, Backpacking & Trekking, France, Hostels, Italy, Spain, Staying There, Traveling Solo & Together, United States, Websites and Blogs | Read More

Live from the Wienermobile: Who are these Hot Doggers anyway??

Live from the Wienermobile: Who are these Hot Doggers anyway??
Here’s the latest on-the-road dispatch from our Wienermobile girls. You can read more about their hot dogging adventures by clicking here ***** Molly and Selena: How rude! We’ve been blogging about hot dogs and cross-country adventures for nearly six months, but we still haven’t properly...
January 22nd, 2009 | Blogging Your Trip, Dispatches from the Road, Group Travel, Lost Girl of the Week, North America, Quitting & Career Management, Websites and Blogs | Read More

Lost Girl of the Week: Lauren Stitle

Lost Girl of the Week: Lauren Stitle
One of the things I love most about being a Lost Girl is receiving emails from other fearless ladies who have dared to get ‘lost’ themselves and are eager to share their stories. And what’s even more extraordinary is when one LG tale motivates another, as was the case with Lost Girl...
January 21st, 2009 | Blogging Your Trip, Italy, Leaving & Coming Home, Lost Girl of the Week, Travel Philosophy, Websites and Blogs, Working Abroad | Read More

Walk This Way

Walk This Way
Being in a new place can be disorienting: Where can you grab coffee? Take a yoga class? Find a good book? To learn what’s around, check out walkscore.com. Simply type in your address to get a list of grocery stores, coffee shops, libraries, parks, restaurants, bars, gyms and more within 2 miles...
January 16th, 2009 | Fitness & Workouts, Websites and Blogs | Read More

The Lost Girls Need Your Love (One Last Time!)

The Lost Girls Need Your Love (One Last Time!)
Thanks to all of our readers and friends who’ve voted for us as “Best Travel Blog” in the 2008 Weblog Awards! At one point, we were in serious contention to win, but thanks to the great efforts of fellow competitors vying for the spot, we’ve dropped back to 5th! If you could,...
January 12th, 2009 | Blogging Your Trip, LG Press & Media, Traveling Solo & Together, Websites and Blogs | Read More

The 2008 Weblog Awards: Vote for The Lost Girls!

The 2008 Weblog Awards: Vote for The Lost Girls!
Over the past couple of months, the three Lost Girls have been in different parts of the country-Jen in St. Augustine, Florida, Holly in Syracuse, New York and Amanda in NYC and North Carolina-finishing the first 1/2 of our book. We recently accomplished that mission (woo-hoo! halfway there!) and returned...
January 5th, 2009 | Blogging Your Trip, LG Press & Media, Traveling Solo & Together, Websites and Blogs | Read More

Lost Girl Field Trip: Andros Island-Part1

Lost Girl Field Trip: Andros Island-Part1
Jen: While I wouldn’t trade my position as 1/3 of The Lost Girls writing team for anything in…well…the world, I recently spread my journalist wings and accepted my first solo assignment: a 9-part web series on Andros Island for the pop culture travel site, Jaunted.com. But even though...
December 30th, 2008 | Adventure Travel, All Inclusives, Andros Island, Bahamas, Blogging Your Trip, Caribbean, Dispatches from the Road, Hotels & Resorts, Solo Travel, Websites and Blogs | Read More

The Longest Trip

The Longest Trip
The Lost Girls have come across three other Lost Boys named Stephen, Dean, and Devin. They’re starting a website, called The Longest Trip, about looking for answers to everything from which city to call home to how to make a living doing what you love. “The Longest Trip started out as more...
November 8th, 2008 | Lost Boys, Websites and Blogs | Read More