Archive for the ‘United States’ Category

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

What you don’t know about Kansas City, MO

What you don’t know about Kansas City, MO
by Molly Fergus Out of nowhere, it seems, the travel industry is buzzing about Kansas City, MO. SmarterTravel.com named the town one of its 5 Destinations to Watch in 2009– which also includes the decidedly more exotic Riviera Nayarit and Peru. Shortly after, Jaunted compared the city to Teddy...
February 24th, 2009 | City Travel, Dispatches from the Road, Food & Wine, Lost Girl of the Week, Shopping & Style, Tours & Attractions, Travel Philosophy, United States, Weekly Travel News | Read More

Lost Girl of the Week: Kristen J. Putch

Lost Girl of the Week: Kristen J. Putch
A few weeks ago, The Lost Girls were invited to Syracuse University to do our first panel discussion with the members of Syracuse Ed2010 and Women in Communications. During the two hour session, we discussed our careers in publishing, film and television, tips for getting jobs and internships and how...
February 19th, 2009 | LG Press & Media, Lost Girl of the Week, Parties, Festivals & Events, Travel Philosophy, United States | Read More

Live from the Wienermobile: The breakup

Live from the Wienermobile: The breakup
Molly and Selena: It would be an understatement to say that, after spending seven months traversing the Southern U.S., we know a lot about each other. The truth is, we know practically everything – what entrees we’ll order at lunch, what we put in our coffee, whether we prefer Coke or Pepsi...
February 10th, 2009 | Blogging Your Trip, Dispatches from the Road, Getting There, Group Travel, Lost Girl of the Week, United States, Websites and Blogs | Read More

Lots of (Low Cost) Love for Valentine’s Day

Lots of (Low Cost) Love for Valentine’s Day
No matter your status this V-day, you’ll be able to find plenty of ways to pamper yourself on the cheap. Whether you’re spending it solo, celebrating with your friends, or cozying up with Mr. Right (or just Mr. Right Now), check out these cupid-inspired packages: Spa and The Single Girl Spend...
February 8th, 2009 | City Travel, Couples Travel, Food & Wine, Hotels & Resorts, Parties, Festivals & Events, Spa & Beauty, United States | Read More

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

Live from the Wienermobile: Our Favorite Spot for Spa-ing

Live from the Wienermobile: Our Favorite Spot for Spa-ing
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: We love blogging about cheap finds on the road (remember that dinner-movie combo in Pensacola?), which is why we have to give a serious...
February 3rd, 2009 | Adventure Travel, Blogging Your Trip, Dispatches from the Road, Group Travel, Lost Girl of the Week, Spa & Beauty, United States | 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

Music The Lost Girls Love

Music The Lost Girls Love
HCC: The best part about going to hear live music is that it takes your mind off your daily life and you can just get lost in the crowd and dance. When I first saw the Zac Brown Band in NYC this summer, I literally could not stop myself from moving in time to their southern rock/country/bluegrass beats....
January 30th, 2009 | New York City, Parties, Festivals & Events | Read More

City Escapes: The Jade Journey at Juvenex Spa

City Escapes: The Jade Journey at Juvenex Spa
When The Lost Girls began our backpacking adventure in South America, we knew we had to trade in certain luxuries (i.e., private rooms, hot showers, meals served without chicken feet) in order to adhere strictly to our $30 per day budget. Some days-particularly the sub-arctic ones in the Andes-it was...
January 26th, 2009 | New York City, Spa & Beauty | Read More