Posts Tagged ‘beaches’

Top Five Beach Experiences In Sri Lanka

Top Five Beach Experiences In Sri Lanka
By Mandy Jayatissa Exclusive to the Lost Girls Spreading outwards from the lush, green, central province to the warmer, drier outskirts of the island, Sri Lanka boasts a wide array of ecosystems and atmospheres. Standing out boldly amongst these are Sri Lanka’s spectacular beaches. Ranging from calm,...
July 6th, 2012 | Sri Lanka | Read More

The LG Travel News Roundup: Science Explains Our Love of Beaches

By Susmita Baral LG News Intern Missed the big travel stories of the week? And the weird, wacky and insignificant ones? We’ve got your roundup right here… Seaside Psychology Anyone can tell you that a stroll on the beach is relaxing and peaceful, but now science can back it up! A recently published...
April 27th, 2012 | Weekly Travel News | Read More

Cyprus: A Historical and Stunning Island

Cyprus’s location has created an island that is a melting pot of cultures; the country lies in the European Mediterranean, but is also geographically close to Syria and the Lebanon, leading to more than just a touch of the Middle East. The island of Aphrodite lures tourists from around the world ...
October 21st, 2011 | Cyprus, Featured Getaway | Read More

Hidden Sydney: Five Travel Tips for Adventurous Visits

Hidden Sydney: Five Travel Tips for Adventurous Visits
By Edd Morris How much do you really know about Sydney? Even if you’ve never set foot in golden Australia, it’s easy to visualize the sweeping sails of the Sydney Opera House beside the mighty arches of the Harbor Bridge, while the blue bay sparkles gently beneath. You probably imagine elegant...
June 29th, 2011 | Australia | Read More

Bunk Up in Downtown Chicago on a Summer Beach Weekend (For Super Cheap)

By Patty Hodapp Deputy Editor Nestled on the south shore of Lake Michigan, Chicago’s soft-sand beaches, skyscraper skyline, and diverse culinary scene make the city the throbbing heart of the Midwest. So if you’re dying to ditch your cubicle or stuffy office for a weekend getaway, check out Chicago....
June 2nd, 2011 | Budget Travel, Chicago | Read More

What to do in Cape Verde

What to do in Cape Verde
By Ceri Houlbrook Special to Lost Girls World 350 miles off the coast of West Africa lies an archipelago of ten volcanic islands, known collectively as Cape Verde. Despite their small sizes, these islands offer a wealth of stunning landscapes – from stark, black volcanic slopes to idyllic white,...
May 18th, 2011 | Adventure Travel, Africa | Read More

What to do in Marbella

What to do in Marbella
By Michal Kniec Sunny Spain offers an enormous amount of opportunities to see both scenic views and experience the vibrant cultural customs. With each city offering something new, Marbella has a lot to offer with its many attractions. Whether you’re like me and want to relax on the warm beaches...
April 20th, 2011 | Spain | Read More

Tenerife on a Budget

Tenerife on a Budget
By Jade Eva With months of gorgeous weather and beaches to die for, it comes as no surprise that Tenerife is such a popular holiday destination for millions of people annually. Like any sun-kissed tourist beehive, Tenerife is not without its price tag. But with a little planning, and seeing a few...
March 30th, 2011 | Canary Islands | Read More

What To Do In Algarve, Portugal

What To Do In Algarve, Portugal
By Jade Eva Upon arrival, it is not difficult to see why this region is such a coveted holiday destination: the sun-kissed Algarve, Portugal boasts miles of golden beaches, a thriving nightlife and a fascinating historical culture, keeping tourists flocking into the region in their thousands. Planning...
March 16th, 2011 | Portugal, Websites and Blogs | Read More

Malta Country Guide – What to Do in Malta

Malta Country Guide – What to Do in Malta
by Sophie Fraser Special to Lost Girls World With an impressive 122 miles of coastline and an average of 3,000 hours of sunshine per year, the tiny European nation of Malta is truly a sun worshiper’s paradise. However, this gem in the Mediterranean is far more than just a spot for catching rays: ...
February 28th, 2011 | Featured, Malta | Read More