Archive for the ‘Packing & Wardrobe’ Category

Backpack In Style – Without Over-Stuffing Your Bag

Backpack In Style – Without Over-Stuffing Your Bag
by Karmen Fox Special to The Lost Girls Backpacking trips are notorious for jam-packing as many sites in a short timeframe and cramming as few clothes into a confined bag as possible. And though the fast-paced travel itineraries excite me, repeating the same outfit tires me, especially with the same...
September 11th, 2012 | Extras, Italy, Packing & Wardrobe, Shopping & Style | Read More

Air Travel News 7.10.12

Air Travel News 7.10.12
by Nancy Yeomans LG Air Travel 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.  Airline Fees Not to give them any more ideas, but a recent survey...
July 10th, 2012 | Air, Air Travel News, Packing & Wardrobe | Read More

Traveling Light – The Do’s And Dont’s Of Barely-There Backpack Wear

by J’Nisha Towne Special To The Lost Girls I find that most of my travels are best explored on foot, namely small historical, touristy towns. Your toes must find the scraggy torn rock and curl against the steep incline of ruins that is Malacca’s St. Paul’s Church. Unavoidable will be the swinging...
June 26th, 2012 | Extras, Packing & Wardrobe, Shopping & Style, Solo Travel | Read More

How To Pack for a Himalayan Trek

By Annie Shustrin An important part in planning any journey or trek is curating a packing list. For a Himalayan trek, this packing list can get pretty specific. Not only will it deviate from what’s needed for typical travel, but it may also deviate from what’s needed for typical trekking due to...
May 11th, 2012 | Adventure Travel, Backpacking & Trekking, India, Packing & Wardrobe | Read More

The Lost Girls Love: Electric Yoga

When the three original Lost Girls recently took a trip to Borneo (an island that’s divided by Brunei, Malaysia, and Indonesia—and the third largest island in the world), we needed to pack some comfortable and cute athletic gear that could also multitask for both airport apparel and adventure outings....
April 29th, 2012 | Packing & Wardrobe | Read More

LG Guide to Buying Your First dSLR

By Jill Martiniuk Special to Lost Girls  Admittedly, I really had no clue what I was doing when I bought my dSLR camera. I had just finished my Master’s degree, and was about to serve as faculty for Semester at Sea for the summer. A new degree and a nine-week trip around the Mediterranean seemed like...
February 2nd, 2012 | Packing & Wardrobe, Photography & Video | Read More

How To Prepare For Your First Business Trip

How To Prepare For Your First Business Trip
By Alexa Brooks It’s your first business trip and you’re not sure about the protocol. No sweat. Before you jet off check out out checklist to make sure you have dotted your I’s and crossed all your T’s. Booking  Travel Once your meetings are booked and completely confirmed now is the...
December 21st, 2011 | Packing & Wardrobe | Read More

Air Travel News 12.13.11

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.  Baldwin Behaving Badly Santa might not be visiting Alec Baldwin...
December 13th, 2011 | Air, Air Travel News, Packing & Wardrobe, Shopping & Style | Read More

The Lost Girls Holiday Gift Ideas

The Lost Girls Holiday Gift Ideas
Jen, Amanda, and I recently covered some of our top gift picks for travelers based on type for TravelChannel.com.  Here are a few more cool finds to bring some holiday cheer to the people in your life who are always planning their next getaway. Give Back with Ecojot Notebooks. Whether you’re the...
December 6th, 2011 | Packing & Wardrobe, Travel Products & Services | Read More

Packing Tips for Long Term Travel

Packing Tips for Long Term Travel
Ready to take off—but not sure how to plan for the getaway? Check out our new Guide to First Time Travel!   By Amanda King Special to the Lost Girls  Packing is always tricky, but packing for a long term trip can be especially daunting. To ease your pre-trip trepidations, we’ve compiled a list...
October 6th, 2011 | Featured, Packing & Wardrobe | Read More