Archive for the ‘Packing & Wardrobe’ Category

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

Packing Tips: All the Stuff I Wish I Had Brought to Indonesia

By Melissa Kim Special to The Lost Girls Loose, breathable T-shirt and jeans? Check. Swimsuit, camera, travel umbrella? Got ‘em. Rather recently, I found myself on a flight to Jakarta, on the Indonesian island of Java. After quitting my job in Barcelona on a whim, I was suddenly available to attend...
May 30th, 2011 | Indonesia, Packing & Wardrobe | Read More

Gorgeous on the Go: 7 Simple Beauty Tips for Red-Eye Travelling

Gorgeous on the Go: 7 Simple Beauty Tips for Red-Eye Travelling
By Susmita Baral LG News Intern Travelling overnight is both a blessing and a curse. On one hand, you can arrive at a destination while multi-tasking with getting some sleep, but on the other hand, it’s hard to arrive feeling like you look your best. Here are a few beauty tricks you can implement...
May 27th, 2011 | Packing & Wardrobe, Spa & Beauty | Read More

Air Travel News 5.03.11

Air Travel News 5.03.11
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. Enhanced Security Measures Obviously, the big news this week...
May 3rd, 2011 | Air, Air Travel News, Extras, Health & Safety, Packing & Wardrobe | Read More

How To Wear a Traditional Bavarian Dirndl

By Isabel B Special to The Lost Girls This is to all the girls out there: Are you finally making the big trip to Oktoberfest this year? Eager to experience the biggest beer festival like a local? But still haven’t figured out how to wear your camouflage, the traditional Dirndl dress? The history of...
April 11th, 2011 | Europe, Packing & Wardrobe, Parties, Festivals & Events | Read More

Fashion in Flight: 4 Ways to Travel Comfortable, yet Chic

Fashion in Flight: 4 Ways to Travel Comfortable, yet Chic
By Susmita Baral LG News Intern In the last ten years, air travel has been forever changed and, in turn, the resulting security checks have altered airport fashion. It’s hard to find a balance between looking fashionable and feeling comfortable when you have to place your shoes in plastic bins, remove...
March 4th, 2011 | Packing & Wardrobe, Shopping & Style | Read More

How to Pack a Bag for a Weekend Trip

How to Pack a Bag for a Weekend Trip
Our favorite sassy flight attendant friend (and soon-to-be-author!) Heather Poole shares how she packs an overnight back in this awesome instructional video. With her choice of new-age music, you too can have a zen packing experience (but getting those boots on an off at security? Not quite as much).
February 11th, 2011 | Packing & Wardrobe, Photography & Video | Read More

What to Wear in India: 5 Tips for Travelers

What to Wear in India: 5 Tips for Travelers
Ready to travel the world? Check out our Guide to First Time Travel! As I packed for India, I had no idea what to bring for clothing. Do I need nice shoes? Can I wear shorts when it’s unbearably hot? What kind of clothes do the locals wear? I had packed a little bit of everything just...
February 10th, 2011 | Featured, India, Packing & Wardrobe | Read More

The Gear Guide: 7 Steps to the Perfect Pack

The Gear Guide: 7 Steps to the Perfect Pack
by Jessica Goldstein LG Adventure Editor You think it would be simple. It’s just a backpack, right? You used to carry your books in one every day. No big deal. Then you pull up to your local outdoor gear store and are suddenly overwhelmed by all the options. It occurs to you that you don’t even know...
January 21st, 2011 | Adventure Travel, Backpacking & Trekking, Cabins & Camping, Packing & Wardrobe | Read More