Archive for the ‘Road Trips’ Category

Australia’s Best Reason to Road Trip: The Great Ocean Road

Australia’s Best Reason to Road Trip: The Great Ocean Road
by Adam Miezio Special to Lost Girls World The Great Ocean Road along Australia’s southeastern coast is the Aussie’s answer to California’s Pacific Coast Highway.  The Great Ocean Road stretches for 151 miles (243km) between the cities Torquay and Warrnambool in the state of Victoria.  An Australian...
March 3rd, 2012 | Australia, Featured, Road Trips | Read More

A Quirky California Road Trip

Is there a better state for a road-trip than California? The 3,427 miles of shoreline provide a scenic route and tourist attractions spread throughout the state make for the perfect recipe. Here are nine things you should not miss if you’re road tripping through California. Be warned: This isn’t...
September 23rd, 2011 | California, Road Trips | Read More

Visiting Wineries: 10 Tips for Tours and Tastings

By Michele Herrmann LG Section Editor Whether in Napa Valley or Bordeaux, or even your home state, visiting a winery can be a fun outing for wine novices and connoisseurs alike. To enhance your next jaunt and your palette, consider these 10 tips provided by three wine-savvy professionals: 1. Don’t...
July 28th, 2011 | Extras, Food & Wine, Ideas, Planning, Road Trips | Read More

Beer, Boys & Best Buds: Road Tripping in Ireland

Beer, Boys & Best Buds: Road Tripping in Ireland
By Alexondra Purnomo Special to Lost Girls World Five of my girlfriends and I scrunched into a left-side-of-the-road minivan on a whirlwind, weeklong tour of Ireland—for beer, cute boys with accents, and even more beer. We found plenty of all of the above as we braved obscenely narrow roads, endured...
June 6th, 2011 | Ireland, Road Trips | Read More

How to Road Trip North America: 6 Things to Know Before You Go

How to Road Trip North America: 6 Things to Know Before You Go
The sun was setting over Lake Michigan, and I dug my feet deep into the sand as Jen and April tried to slide down the dune we were on.  The faint outline of Chicago on the other side of the water was the only clue that this was indeed a lake and not the ocean. Never in my wildest dreams did I think...
November 25th, 2010 | Cars and Trucks, Group Travel, North America, Planning, Road Trips | Read More