Archive for the ‘Blogging Your Trip’ Category

Feeling Lost? Tell Us About It…

Feeling Lost? Tell Us About It…
As you have may have read in our “Taking the Long Way Around” post, we’ve wrapped up our yearlong journey and are now in various stages of returning home (Amanda’s off solo-traveling Australia, Jen’s doing the friends n’ family tour and Hol went straight back to NYC). But...
August 6th, 2007 | Blogging Your Trip, Departments, Leaving & Coming Home, Lost Girls, Lost Girls RTW Adventure, Photography & Video | Read More

Lost in the Mail: How to Start a Blog

Lost in the Mail: How to Start a Blog
A few weeks ago, we launched a new section where we try our best to answer readers’ burning travel questions. Whether it’s a query on deeply discounted airline tickets, the rules for dating on the road or where to find the best brands of quick-dry skivvies, no topic is too embarrassing (or...
July 24th, 2007 | Blogging Your Trip, Lost Boys, Lost in the Mail, Websites and Blogs | Read More

Lost in the Mail: Choosing a Laptop

Lost in the Mail: Choosing a Laptop
Over the past few months, our fellow backpackers have sent us a ton of questions concerning all aspects of backpacking, vagabonding and round-the-world travel (as if we know more than the next Lost Girl!). Well, we’re hardly experts but we figured that it might help to start responding to these...
June 11th, 2007 | Blogging Your Trip, Lost in the Mail, Planning, Staying Connected | Read More

Shameless Self Promotion: Blogger’s Choice Awards

Shameless Self Promotion: Blogger’s Choice Awards
Well consider us truly tickled—Lost Girls World was nominated for “Best Travel Blog” on the Blogger’s Choice Awards website. Yes, we know its rather cheeky to ask for your vote yet again (that’s for helping us win a Travvie, by the way!), but your favorite LGs have never...
April 15th, 2007 | Blogging Your Trip, LG Press & Media, Lost Girls RTW Adventure | Read More

The Lost Girls Won the Travvies!

The Lost Girls Won the Travvies!
We want to give a shout out to all of you who voted for The Lost Girls for the first-ever travel blog awards, the Travvies. Thanks for all your support! We won for “The Best Travel Blog Written By a Group.” For more travel inspiration, tips and advice, you can log on to Upgrade: Travel Better. And...
March 3rd, 2007 | Blogging Your Trip, LG Press & Media, Lost Girls RTW Adventure | Read More

Shameless Self Promotion: National Geographic Traveler

Shameless Self Promotion: National Geographic Traveler
The three of us were pleased as a vat of hunch punch when we learned earlier this week that the good folks at National Geographic Traveler had featured The Lost Girls on their website. Here’s what the editors had to say: Wired Woman Wanderlust: Top Travel Blogs In this edition of Wired Wanderlust,...
February 1st, 2007 | Blogging Your Trip, LG Press & Media, Lost Girls RTW Adventure | Read More

Choosing Travel Insurance

Choosing Travel Insurance
Hurricanes. Montezuma’s revenge. IPod thieves. No trip ever goes exactly as planned, and there are plenty of surprises that could put a damper on the joys of travel. Just look at the Lost Girls-we kicked off our trip with lost luggage and two out of three of us getting a funky foreign bug. Fortunately,...
July 10th, 2006 | Blogging Your Trip, Health & Safety, Planning, Travel Products & Services | Read More

How We Stay in Touch

How We Stay in Touch
The Lost Girls often remark, if we were traveling a few years ago, or really any other time but the present, it would be a heck of a lot harder to keep in touch with our loved ones. Now, in addition to the travelers’ classics-postcards and phone cards-we can keep an online web log (like the one...
June 24th, 2006 | Blogging Your Trip, Calling & Texting, Lost Girls RTW Adventure, Planning, Staying Connected, Websites and Blogs, Wifi & Internet Cafes | Read More

You’ve got graphics…

You’ve got graphics…
Kudos to designer Tracey E. Schmitt, who designed the kick ass logos and illustrations that will be going up on our main site, www.lostgirlsworld.com. Here are some examples of her excellent work. If you like one more than the others, write and let us know! The site itself it getting there; we’re...
February 25th, 2006 | Blogging Your Trip, LG Press & Media, Lost Girls RTW Adventure, Quitting & Career Management, Traveling Solo & Together | Read More