Archive for the ‘Leaving & Coming Home’ Category

8 Simple Steps to a Safe Trip, Part Two: After You Arrive

8 Simple Steps to a Safe Trip, Part Two: After You Arrive
By Susmita Baral LG News Intern Last week, LG News Intern Susmita Baral shared eight steps to take before getting on a plane and starting your next trip. This week, she focuses on tips and ideas for how to safe after you’ve arrived in a new place: 1. Law & Order When leaving your home country,...
August 12th, 2011 | Health & Safety, Leaving & Coming Home, Passports & Visas, Planning | Read More

Savvy Tips for Traveling on a Student Budget

By KeriLee Horan While studying abroad in Europe, I was lucky enough to be able to backpack through nine cities while on Spring Break. My friend Ricky and I had never been to Europe before and were on a pretty strict budget after a semester in Edinburgh. Unfortunately for us, the trip resulted in a few,...
August 11th, 2011 | Budget Travel, Finances & Savings, Health & Safety, Ideas, Leaving & Coming Home, Packing & Wardrobe, Planning, Traveling Solo & Together | Read More

8 Simple Steps to a Safe Trip, Part One: Before You Go

8 Simple Steps to a Safe Trip, Part One: Before You Go
By Susmita Baral LG News Intern Many round-the-world trips begin with a complete break from the life you’ve been leading up to that point: selling your car, giving up your apartment lease, putting your belongings into storage, etc. But what if you’re about to go on a trip that’s not quite so extensive?...
August 5th, 2011 | Leaving & Coming Home, Packing & Wardrobe, Passports & Visas, Planning | Read More

Air Travel News 02.22.11

Air Travel News 02.22.11
by Nancy Yeomans LG Air Travel News Editor Look up in the sky! It’s a bird….it’s a plane! No….it’s your weekly air travel news! Here’s what’s happening in the world of aviation, from the ground up. Frequent Flyer Forever In a surprise move, Delta announced that...
February 22nd, 2011 | Air, Air Travel News, City Travel, Getting There Deals, Health & Safety, Leaving & Coming Home, Nevada | Read More

How to Survive a Winter Storm While Traveling

How to Survive a Winter Storm While Traveling
By Nancy Yeomans LG Air Travel News Editor Unless you’ve been lucky enough to have spent the last couple of months on a tropical beach (and we’re jealous if you have), you know that air travel this winter has been brutal. So far, 3 major snowstorms and counting have completely shut down air travel...
January 27th, 2011 | Air, Extras, Getting There, Leaving & Coming Home, Planning | Read More

Air Travel News 01.25.11

Air Travel News 01.25.11
by Nancy Yeomans LG Air Travel News Editor Look up in the sky! It’s a bird….it’s a plane! No….it’s your weekly air travel news! Here’s what’s happening in the world of aviation, from the ground up. FEE-Fi-Fo-Fum We probably haven’t seen the end of airline...
January 25th, 2011 | Air, Air Travel News, Extras, Leaving & Coming Home, Travel Products & Services | Read More

UK Employment: England Border Officials Turned Me Away

UK Employment: England Border Officials Turned Me Away
Many people dream of working abroad in England. For Americans, British work visas are harder than ever to obtain, even with the promise of sponsorship from a British company. Lost Girls Maggie Parker was set to work in England–her dream country. She had a job lined up, a company to back her, and...
December 2nd, 2010 | England, Leaving & Coming Home, Solo Travel, Travel Philosophy, Working Abroad | Read More

Air Travel News 11.30.10

Air Travel News 11.30.10
by Nancy Yeomans LG Air Travel News Editor Look up in the sky! It’s a bird….it’s a plane! No….it’s your weekly air travel news! Here’s what’s happening in the world of aviation, from the ground up. Not So Glamorous A pilot’s life sure isn’t what it...
November 30th, 2010 | Air, Air Travel News, Canada, Family & Kid Travel, Leaving & Coming Home, Packing & Wardrobe | Read More

How to Plan the Perfect (and Safe!) Getaway: 5 Tips for Women

How to Plan the Perfect (and Safe!) Getaway: 5 Tips for Women
When you start planning a trip, it’s easy to get excited.  Excitement and anticipation are a good thing. But, remember to keep your head–as well as your allotted time and budget–grounded in reality. Travel isn’t always easy, cheap, or the most feasible, but it’s doable...
November 18th, 2010 | Finances & Savings, Health & Safety, Leaving & Coming Home, Passports & Visas | Read More

How to Make Long-Term Travel a Reality

How to Make Long-Term Travel a Reality
Today we’re departing from our normal book review to get tips from Barbara Singer, author of Living Without Reservations: A Journey By Land and Sea in Search of Happiness about how she made her dream of travel happen. At the tender age of 44 years old, Barbara Singer decided to reinvent her life....
November 9th, 2010 | Budget Travel, City Travel, Cultural Travel, Expats Abroad, Finances & Savings, Leaving & Coming Home, Quitting & Career Management, Staying Connected, Travel Philosophy, Volunteering & Giving Back, Working Abroad | Read More