Archive for the ‘Indonesia’ Category

Packing Tips: All the Stuff I Wish I Had Brought to Indonesia

By Melissa Kim Special to The Lost Girls Loose, breathable T-shirt and jeans? Check. Swimsuit, camera, travel umbrella? Got ‘em. Rather recently, I found myself on a flight to Jakarta, on the Indonesian island of Java. After quitting my job in Barcelona on a whim, I was suddenly available to attend...
May 30th, 2011 | Indonesia, Packing & Wardrobe | Read More

The Gili Islands: Indonesia’s Idyllic Beach Getaway

The Gili Islands: Indonesia’s Idyllic Beach Getaway
by Jodi Ettenberg Special to The Lost Girls A long-term traveler’s “island life” is imbued with a deeply decadent routine, one you could never justifiably adopt on a two-week holiday. The guilt associated with spending a full day reading on a soft ribbon of white sand, or sitting...
October 26th, 2009 | Hostels, Indonesia | Read More

Lost Girl of the Week: Merry Padang

Lost Girl of the Week: Merry Padang
From the moment The Lost Girls touched down in Indonesia during our RTW trip, we were completely enchanted by the peaceful and effortless existence held so dear by islanders, who are without a doubt some of the kindest and most smily people we encountered on our journey. So we’re thrilled, and...
July 2nd, 2009 | Indonesia, Solo Travel | Read More

Spa Profile: Get Pampered, Naturally

Spa Profile: Get Pampered, Naturally
The editors at National Geographic Traveler’s weblog Intelligent Travel recently asked us to share some of our favorite moments and places from the road. For our first contribution to the site (we’re hoping there’s more!), we choose the spot that all three of us agreed we’d visit...
September 29th, 2007 | Indonesia, Lost Girls RTW Adventure, Spa & Beauty | Read More

Lost Girl of the Week: Alexis Thomas

Lost Girl of the Week: Alexis Thomas
When the Tsunami devestated the Pacific Rim on December 26th, 2004, it seemed as if the entire planet turned out to donate their money, or their time, to help. In all, the worldwide community gave more than $7 billion (2004 US dollars) in humanitarian aid to those affected by the earthquake. This kind...
August 15th, 2007 | Cambodia, Indonesia, Lost Girl of the Week, Volunteering & Giving Back | Read More

Easy, Breezy, Beautiful – Bali!

Easy, Breezy, Beautiful – Bali!
So I know it’s a bit lame to steal the Cover Girl cosmetics tagline for the title of my blog, but honestly, it’s the perfect way to describe Indonesia’s famous hedonist hotspot. To proof it, I’ll break it down for you one word at a time! Easy: Everything from the low key, little...
May 12th, 2007 | Fitness & Workouts, Group Travel, Indonesia, Lost Girls RTW Adventure | Read More