Archive for the ‘North America’ Category

How to Plan the Perfect Date in Myrtle Beach

How to Plan the Perfect Date in Myrtle Beach
By Kristen Putch LG North American Travel Editor A trip to the beach always offers the ultimate romantic getaway. Myrtle beach is no exception – with great options in dining and nightlife, you won’t have to rely on a simple walk along the shore to keep the spark on your trip. Dinner If you...
July 30th, 2013 | Couples Travel, Featured, Myrtle Beach | Read More

Resort Review, Honeymoon Edition: Gaige House, Sonoma, CA

By Mona Lisa Macalino LG Contributor Sonoma is the perfect destination for honeymooners or couples looking for a romantic hideaway. With its Asian-inspired design and secret-garden charm, the Gaige House fits the bill for travelers looking for luxury and upscale comfort. The Location Sonoma is...
February 4th, 2013 | California, Couples Travel, Departments, Hotels & Resorts, In-Room Reviews, Traveling Solo & Together, United States | Read More

Lost Girls’ Guide to Oregon

Lost Girls’ Guide to Oregon
By Jennifer Manis Special to the Lost Girls Oregon, an often overlooked travel destination, is an outdoor enthusiast’s paradise for those who know better. From the gorgeous Cascade Mountains, to the expansive coast of the Pacific Ocean, to the sand dunes of Florence, Oregon has much to offer those...
July 25th, 2012 | Oregon | Read More

Air Travel News 7.24.12

Air Travel News 7.24.12
by Nancy Yeomans LG Air Travel 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.  Stolen SkyWest Jet Last week a truly horrifying incident took place...
July 24th, 2012 | Air Travel News, Hawaii, Travel Products & Services | Read More

Yosemite’s Famed Flock Causes Closures

By Nneka Opene LG Contributor During the year, roads and trails of Yosemite National Park are often closed due to natural hazards such as fire, rockslides and extreme weather. This time, however, the primary reason for closures in the park is due to endangered peregrine falcons nesting along popular...
July 23rd, 2012 | Backpacking & Trekking, California, Destinations, Health & Safety, North America, Planning, Tours & Attractions, Wildlife & Animals | Read More

A Perfect Traveler’s Getaway: The Virgin Islands

A Perfect Traveler’s Getaway: The Virgin Islands
By Annie Shustrin Every time I book a trip, my inner traveler kicks in with important questions. What is unique about my destination? What can I learn? How can I push the limits of my comfort zone? If there is some adventure to be had or interesting point of view to learn, I’m there with my camera,...
July 20th, 2012 | Caribbean | Read More

Top 10 Free Things to Do in Santa Barbara, CA

By Connie K. Ho Special to Lost Girls  Aqua green water sparkles in the sun next to sandy white beaches. Spanish-styled architecture sits atop a hill with breathtaking mountain views. Smooth jazz melodies can be heard in the distance. Santa Barbara is great for a getaway weekend or an adventure to explore...
June 14th, 2012 | California, City Travel | Read More

Big things in Small Packages: A week-long adventure in Prince Edward Island, Canada

Big things in Small Packages: A week-long adventure in Prince Edward Island, Canada
By Patricia Page Lost Girls Contributor As I child, I dreamed of the far away lands I would one day visit. I wrote lists, read guide books, and before I knew what ‘paying the bills’ meant, I thought I’d be visiting all those places before I turned 25. Now, with every dollar saved after the ‘paying...
June 8th, 2012 | Canada | Read More

Dos and Don’ts of a Girl’s Getaway to Las Vegas

By Gina Douglas  Special to Lost Girls  Dancing, shows, cocktails, an excuse to finally whip out that itty-bitty dress you love, but can’t ever bring yourself to wear because it’s just a little bit too risqué. Is it any wonder Las Vegas is the quintessential girlfriend getaway? To make...
June 7th, 2012 | City Travel, Extras, Las Vegas | Read More

LG Guide to Myrtle Beach

LG Guide to Myrtle Beach
By Kristen Putch LG North American Travel Editor I’ll admit: I’m very skeptical of beach towns. While I love the ocean and the beach itself, the surrounding areas tend to be overrun with souvenir shops and arcades. So when I was invited to visit Myrtle Beach back in June, I expected nothing more...
May 2nd, 2012 | Adventure Travel, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, Spa & Beauty | Read More