Archive for the ‘Air’ Category

7 Holiday Airfare Savers and Ticket Tips

7 Holiday Airfare Savers and Ticket Tips
By Patty Hodapp LG Travel Lifestyle Editor Flying home for the holidays has the potential to be a total bank buster. You’re already saving up extra cash to buy presents for your family, so the last thing you want to worry about is setting aside extra money for a plane ticket to get home-especially...
November 20th, 2009 | Air, Budget Travel, Leaving & Coming Home, Traveling Solo & Together, United States | Read More

The LG Weekly News Roundup: 11.19.09

The LG Weekly News Roundup: 11.19.09
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…. ********************************* Waiting on Magic Finally! Disney unleashed the first official wait time app for...
November 19th, 2009 | Air, Weekly Travel News | Read More

The LG Weekly News Roundup: 11.12.09

The LG Weekly News Roundup: 11.12.09
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…. ****************************************** Riding the free rails Way to go, Amtrak! The broke and sometimes busted train service...
November 12th, 2009 | Air, Featured, Hotels & Resorts, Train, Weekly Travel News | Read More

New Travel Movie: Up in the Air

New Travel Movie: Up in the Air
by Sarah Amandolare LG Entertainment Editor George Clooney is known for many things: Salt and pepper hair, his role on the original doctor drama ER and a playboy lifestyle, complete with a villa on Italy’s celebrity-soaked Lake Como. His recent commitment to improving conditions in Darfur may...
October 28th, 2009 | Air, Travel Books & Movies | Read More

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

Lost in Costa Rica: Getting There

Lost in Costa Rica: Getting There
By Amanda Pressner, LG Executive Editor Last month, I traveled to Costa Rica for an extended getaway with my boyfriend Jeff before he left for law school. We decided to combine our adventure with a long-overdue Pressner family vacation-and I recently wrote about that experience for our good friends...
August 31st, 2009 | Air, Costa Rica, Dispatches from the Road, Group Travel, Photography & Video, Planning | Read More

Ultra Cheap Flights to Sydney this Summer

Ultra Cheap Flights to Sydney this Summer
Earlier this month, I took a 26-hour marathon flight from New York to Australia to be one of the first to experience Vivid Sydney-a three-week music and light festival that transformed the city’s harbor into a living art canvas. During my trip, I blogged about the experience for PeterGreenberg.com....
June 23rd, 2009 | Air, Australia, Finances & Savings | Read More

A New Way to Wi-Fly!

A New Way to Wi-Fly!
I hate to pull the whole “when I was a kid I had to walk a hundred miles to school through a snow storm in bare feet” but when The Lost Girls were traveling around the world, we often had to scour remote villages for tiny huts containing 1980s PCs, wrestle other backpackers for an open station...
May 20th, 2009 | Air, Travel Products & Services, Websites and Blogs, Wifi & Internet Cafes | Read More

Lost in Beijing

Lost in Beijing
Beijing attracted worldwide attention as the home to the 2008 Olympics. Now that all the hype has died down, it’s the perfect time to visit. The city is a mix of modern (in part due to the government’s onslaught of construction to prepare for the influx of tourists during the global games)...
May 19th, 2009 | Air, China, City Travel, Dispatches from the Road, Food & Wine, Lost Girls, Spa & Beauty, Spiritual Travel, Sports & Games, Tours & Attractions | Read More

Studying Abroad: Paperwork, Passports and Photos

Studying Abroad: Paperwork, Passports and Photos
Earlier this year, Lost Girls intern Patty Hodapp was accepted to the Syracuse study abroad program in Florence, Italy. While she figured that she might need to do some planning for her trip, she hardly anticipated just how long-and pricey-her travel to-do list would get. By Patty Hodapp ******* SU...
May 18th, 2009 | Air, Italy, Passports & Visas, Planning, Studying Abroad, Websites and Blogs | Read More