Archive for the ‘Australia/New Zealand/Pacific’ Category

Best Hostels In Northland New Zealand

by Mattie Schuler Almost anyone who has traveled to New Zealand, as well as guide book advice, will say to head south as soon as you can, whether that means to the South Island or just south of Auckland. However, if you want a full-fledged Kiwi trip by hitting all of the various regions, Northland must...
November 15th, 2011 | Backpacking & Trekking, Budget Travel, Dispatches from the Road, Hostels, New Zealand | Read More

Air Travel News 11.15.11

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. Thanksgiving Travel Steer clear of LAX, Chicago’s O’Hare...
November 15th, 2011 | Air, Air Travel News, New Zealand | Read More

3 Great Choices For A Hostel In Auckland, New Zealand

3 Great Choices For A Hostel In Auckland, New Zealand
by Mattie Schuler Most people don’t travel to New Zealand to spend time in the city, but if you do hit up Auckland, there are plenty of hostels to stay in. Head downtown to Queen Street and you can find cheap accommodation right off the main drag and close to all the action, food and spirits you want....
October 18th, 2011 | City Travel, Dispatches from the Road, Hostels, New Zealand | Read More

Air Travel News 8.09.11

Air Travel News 8.09.11
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.  Back To Work The FAA shutdown has come to an end, anti-climactically....
August 9th, 2011 | Air, Air Travel News, Finances & Savings, New Zealand | Read More

Australia: A Laid-Back & Down-to-Earth Country

Australia: A Laid-Back & Down-to-Earth Country
By Brooke Schoenman Special to The Lost Girls If I could paint a picture of Australia with words, there’s about a 95-percent chance that “laid-back” will be in that description—and most of the time, this chill quality is why I’m so happy to now call Australia my home. It’s also a great reason...
August 8th, 2011 | Australia, Featured | Read More

Cracking Misconceptions: 3 Must-Knows About Sydney

Yelena Galstyan, a magazine journalism student at Syracuse University, recently completed a study abroad semester at the University of Queensland in Brisbane, Australia. For her fifth and final piece in a series about her observations in the land down under, she corrects three common misconceptions...
June 30th, 2011 | Australia, Australia/New Zealand/Pacific, Destinations, Extras | Read More

Hidden Sydney: Five Travel Tips for Adventurous Visits

Hidden Sydney: Five Travel Tips for Adventurous Visits
By Edd Morris How much do you really know about Sydney? Even if you’ve never set foot in golden Australia, it’s easy to visualize the sweeping sails of the Sydney Opera House beside the mighty arches of the Harbor Bridge, while the blue bay sparkles gently beneath. You probably imagine elegant...
June 29th, 2011 | Australia | Read More

Beloved Brisbane: Exploring This Eclectic City

Yelena Galstyan, a magazine journalism student at Syracuse University, is taking a study abroad semester at the University of Queensland in Brisbane, Australia. In her fourth piece in a series about her observations in the land down under, she highlights what Brisbane has to offer. As...
June 16th, 2011 | Australia/New Zealand/Pacific, City Travel | Read More

Air Travel News 6.14.11

Air Travel News 6.14.11
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. Get A Charge Out Of This From the same people who bring us the...
June 14th, 2011 | Air, Air Travel News, Australia, Australia/New Zealand/Pacific | Read More

Australia’s Islands: Exploring Islet Havens

Yelena Galstyan, a magazine journalism student at Syracuse University, is taking a study abroad semester at the University of Queensland in Brisbane, Australia. In her third piece in a series about her observations in the land down under, she hops through Australia’s islet havens. Australia...
May 12th, 2011 | Australia, Australia/New Zealand/Pacific, Destinations, Extras, Ideas | Read More