Archive for the ‘Passports & Visas’ Category

Air Travel News 8.17.10

Air Travel News 8.17.10
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. *** All You Can Fly *** Jet Blue has just announced a return...
August 17th, 2010 | Air, Air Travel News, Family & Kid Travel, Passports & Visas | Read More

The LG Weekly News Roundup: 3.11

The LG Weekly News Roundup: 3.11
By Molly Fergus LG Travel News Editor Missed the big travel stories of the week? And the weird, wacky and insignificant ones? We’ve got your roundup right here…. Viva spring break! Mexico’s back! Swine Flu, drug wars and a nasty economy essentially sunk Mexico’s tourism industry...
March 11th, 2010 | Mexico, Passports & Visas, Weekly Travel News | Read More

Lost in Africa: Great Escape to Namibia

Lost in Africa: Great Escape to Namibia
By Courtney Brooks LG International Travel Correspondent Expired visas are the best excuse for a road trip… A few weeks after arriving in Cape Town I ran into a problem. South Africa only gives visitors 90-day visas, and mine was about to expire. Last year when I came here I got a volunteer visa...
December 9th, 2009 | Adventure Travel, Bus, Cabins & Camping, Fitness & Workouts, Group Travel, Namibia, Passports & Visas, South Africa, Wildlife & Animals | Read More

The LG Weekly News Roundup: 11.5.09

The LG Weekly News Roundup: 11.5.09
by Molly Fergus LG Travel News Editor Missed the big travel stories of the week? And the weird, wacky and insignificant ones? We’ve got your round-up right here…. ****************************************** Smokes on the Plane We like to call this the Mad Men trend gone too far. Ryan Air,...
November 5th, 2009 | Passports & Visas, Weekly Travel News | Read More

Studying Abroad: Paperwork, Passports and Photos

Studying Abroad: Paperwork, Passports and Photos
Earlier this year, Lost Girls intern Patty Hodapp was accepted to the Syracuse study abroad program in Florence, Italy. While she figured that she might need to do some planning for her trip, she hardly anticipated just how long-and pricey-her travel to-do list would get. By Patty Hodapp ******* SU...
May 18th, 2009 | Air, Italy, Passports & Visas, Planning, Studying Abroad, Websites and Blogs | Read More

The Lost Girls RTW Budget: Part 2

The Lost Girls RTW Budget: Part 2
Flights, Travel Gear, Visas, Vaccines and Accommodations I hope all you readers out there enjoyed Part 1 of The Lost Girls RTW Budget series, which I posted a few days ago. If you’ve been waiting with bated breath for Part 2 (as I know you have!), wait no longer. Today’s entry will reveal...
July 1st, 2007 | Air, Finances & Savings, Health & Safety, Leaving & Coming Home, Lost Girls RTW Adventure, Packing & Wardrobe, Passports & Visas, Staying There | Read More

The Lost Girls RTW Budget: Part 1

The Lost Girls RTW Budget: Part 1
When it comes to The Lost Girls’ RTW trip, there are definitely certain questions that tend to pop up time and time again from family, friends, fellow travel enthusiasts and, well, pretty much everyone. Are the countries we’re visiting safe? (Statistically most of our destinations are much...
July 1st, 2007 | Finances & Savings, Leaving & Coming Home, Lost Girls RTW Adventure, Passports & Visas | Read More

Mug Shots

Mug Shots
While drivers license photos still take top prize for their sheer ugliness (holy crap, did they have to zoom right in on my gross zit??!), passport photos often score a close second, making even a vibrant and a freshly coifed Lost Girl look like Mel Gibson after swallowing the worm at the bottom of...
August 25th, 2006 | Leaving & Coming Home, Passports & Visas, Photography & Video, Travel Products & Services, Websites and Blogs | Read More

Brazil or Bust!

Brazil or Bust!
Leaving things until the very last conceivable minute is a Lost Girls way of life, which on a trip like this one, can get us into serious trouble! For instance, it’s probably unwise to delay applying for your Brazilian visa until one week before you hope to visit the country, but due to scheduling...
July 31st, 2006 | Brazil, Lost Girls RTW Adventure, Passports & Visas, Planning | Read More