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Lost Girl of the Week: Alexandra Baackes

Lost Girl of the Week: Alexandra Baackes
Lost Girl of the Week, Alexandra Baackes, gave up on trying to save up for a dream trip and escaped New York to explore the world while working along the way. Currently based in Scotland, she is freelancing her way through a European summer before relocating permanently to South East Asia to work in...
July 20th, 2011 | Lost Girl of the Week | Read More

Lost Girl of the Week: Katie Spear

Lost Girl of the Week: Katie Spear
This week’s lost girl, Katie Spear, is the author of Blog-By-Bike . She worked three jobs for nearly a year to save enough money to relocate from North Carolina to New York City in August of 2006. Later – while she did receive significant financial support from family and friends – she worked two...
June 29th, 2011 | Lost Girl of the Week | Read More

Lost Girl of the Week: Cynthia Clampitt

Lost Girl of the Week: Cynthia Clampitt
This week’s lost girl, Cynthia Clampitt, is a freelance writer, food historian, and world traveler. But she didn’t start out that way. Like most women her age, after college graduation, she headed for the corporate world. She did well, and it was fun for a while. However, there was always...
June 22nd, 2011 | Lost Girl of the Week | Read More

Lost Girl of the Week: Liz Behler

Lost Girl of the Week: Liz Behler
After realizing how little time a full time travel editor got to actually travel, Liz Behler decided to quit her job. She’s currently four months into a year-long journey that will take her to six continents. Follow along on her blog (link: http://www.thetravelbeast.com/) and Twitter (link: http://twitter.com/thetravelbeast). ***** For...
June 15th, 2011 | Lost Girl of the Week | Read More

Lost Girl of the Week: Elizabeth Farrar

Lost Girl of the Week: Elizabeth Farrar
After finding herself without a job and without a plan, Lost Girl Liz Farrar embraced her ‘hopelessly lost’ status and booked a 10-week trip to Europe. When she’s not posing as a nomad, Liz works (or rather worked) as a communications guru in Congress — writing speeches, thinking...
April 20th, 2011 | Lost Girl of the Week | Read More

Lost Girl of the Week: Kae Lani Kennedy

Lost Girl of the Week: Kae Lani Kennedy
This week’s Lost Girl, Kae Lani Kennedy, had her entire life planned out, so as her college career came to an end, she decided to indulge in a four-month vacation in Germany. Little did she know that one vacation would change her entire life plan. ***** It was my last year of college, and the...
April 6th, 2011 | Lost Girl of the Week | Read More

Lost Girl of the Week: Nneka Opene

Lost Girl of the Week: Nneka Opene
This week’s Lost Girl, Nneka Opene, has been sharing her experiences from Mexico in her recent In the Danger Zone: Travels and Turmoil in Mexico series. But her interest in travel started years ago after facing several scary and nearly life-ending situations. Going out into the world solo helped...
March 9th, 2011 | Lost Girl of the Week | Read More

Lost Girl of the Week: Ky Delaney

Lost Girl of the Week: Ky Delaney
This week’s LG of the Week, Ky Delaney, is a recovering attorney who recently quit her job to travel, kayak, climb, run, hike,  camp and otherwise spend time on or near a river.  With her pick-up truck fully loaded for whatever adventure comes up, she enjoys getting out and experiencing the...
March 2nd, 2011 | Lost Girl of the Week | Read More

Lost Girl of the Week: Gaylen Clutter

Lost Girl of the Week: Gaylen Clutter
This week’s Lost Girl, Gaylen Clutter, knew from a young age that she loved adventure. She used her college years to explore the world, everywhere from living in a flat in Paris to hiking in Morocco. Since graduating college, she has found a career that she loves, but hopes to find a way to combine...
February 16th, 2011 | Lost Girl of the Week | Read More

Lost Girl of the Week: Barbara Weibel

Lost Girl of the Week: Barbara Weibel
This week’s Lost Girl, Barbara Weibel, like many others, realized that a high-power career in the corporate world was sucking her soul dry. But when sickness made her take a look at her life, she decided it was time to pursue her real passion for travel. She has since proven it’s never too...
February 2nd, 2011 | Lost Girl of the Week | Read More