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The LG Weekly Travel News Roundup: 10.15.2009

The LG Weekly Travel News Roundup: 10.15.2009
by Molly Fergus LG Travel News Editor Missed the big travel stories of the week? And the weird, wacky and insignificant ones? We’ve got your round-up right here…. ************************** New side of the tracks A sour economy isn’t all doom-and-gloom for the travel industry. Thanks...
October 15th, 2009 | Air, Bike, Europe, Mexico, Walking, Weekly Travel News | Read More

BRIDES Magazine: Sexiest Resorts of 2009

BRIDES Magazine: Sexiest Resorts of 2009
During the course of our round the world trip, we watched the sun rise over the ancient ruins of Machu Picchu, explored the picturesque chain of Thailand’s southern islands, shared a tree top bungalow in the tropical paradise of Ubud, Bali and soaked in starbaths set above the white sands of Diani...
August 12th, 2009 | Asia, Australia/New Zealand/Pacific, California, Caribbean, Couples Travel, Extras, Greece, Hotels & Resorts, Mexico, Thailand, United States | Read More

Eating Locally While Traveling

Eating Locally While Traveling
It’s part of the unspoken backpacker code: in order to be a real traveler, you need to buy your meals from a street vendor rather than some fancy-schmancy (and expensive) tourist restaurant. But as Shadia Garrison, The Mindful Tourist points out in her post below, your on-the-road dinner choices...
April 13th, 2009 | Bolivia, Budget Travel, Costa Rica, Dispatches from the Road, Food & Wine, Mexico | Read More

A Big Fat Hotel Sale: $50 off your next stay

A Big Fat Hotel Sale: $50 off your next stay
Planning a last-minute Spring Break? The peeps at Hotels.com just wrote to share that they’re having a big spring inventory sale with discounts up to 30 percent off of their normal prices. Plus, they’re giving away $50 coupons, good for your next booking. To qualify, just reserve one night...
March 4th, 2009 | Budget Travel, Hotels & Resorts, Mexico, Staying There, United States, Weekly Travel News | Read More

Honeymooning for a Living: The Globetrotting Bride

Honeymooning for a Living: The Globetrotting Bride
New York-based publicist Lyla Gleason has what most would consider to be a dream job-she jet sets around the globe, showing off destinations to journalists who write for the glossiest of travel magazines. Who wouldn’t want to fill her shoes (or at the very least, carry her bags?). Recently, this...
February 26th, 2009 | Blogging Your Trip, Couples Travel, Destinations, Dispatches from the Road, Leaving & Coming Home, Lost Girl of the Week, Mexico, New York City, Websites and Blogs | Read More

South of the Border

South of the Border
I’m used to hauling backpacks and shacking in hostels with my fellow Lost Girls, but my latest getaway was done family style: I met my mother and sister Kate for a resort vacation in Playa Del Carmen. Just 45 minutes south of Cancun on the Mayan Riviera, the beach town is filled with souvenir shops...
July 10th, 2008 | Family & Kid Travel, Mexico, Shopping & Style, Sports & Games, Wildlife & Animals | Read More