Posts Tagged ‘Diving’

Vacations at Sea: Planning for a Liveaboard

Vacations at Sea: Planning for a Liveaboard
Words by Nadia Pidgeon Photos by Alexandra Baackes Exclusive to the Lost Girls Ahh… life on a boat. What is better than sailing around a gorgeous ocean, eating amazing food, seeing a world that humans were never meant to see, and escaping from society as we know it? Not much by my standards! What...
December 30th, 2011 | Adventure Travel, Cruise | Read More

Lost Girl of the Week: Alexandra Baackes

Lost Girl of the Week: Alexandra Baackes
Lost Girl of the Week, Alexandra Baackes, gave up on trying to save up for a dream trip and escaped New York to explore the world while working along the way. Currently based in Scotland, she is freelancing her way through a European summer before relocating permanently to South East Asia to work in...
July 20th, 2011 | Lost Girl of the Week | Read More

Lost in Jordan: Aqaba Offers a Great Coastal Getaway

Lost in Jordan: Aqaba Offers a Great Coastal Getaway
By Brittany Gowan LG Foreign Correspondent Aqaba, a coastal town on the northeast tip of the Red Sea, is one of Jordan’s southern most points and the country’s only port city. Jagged mountains surround the low-lying water, which gradually fades from turquoise to a bold dark blue. Jordan, Israel,...
January 4th, 2011 | Getting There, Hotels & Resorts, Jordan, Tours & Attractions | Read More

5 Romantic Adventures in the Turks and Caicos

5 Romantic Adventures in the Turks and Caicos
By Holly C. Corbett, LG Executive Editor Whether you’re looking for a romantic getaway, a little adventure, or nothing but r&r, the Turks and Caicos may be your ticket to paradise. With an average of 350 days of sunshine a year, and 83 degree temperatures, the white-sand beaches and almost-hurts-your-eyes...
December 28th, 2010 | Adventure Travel, Caribbean, Couples Travel, Hotels & Resorts | Read More

Lost in Belize I: Diving the Blue Hole

Lost in Belize I: Diving the Blue Hole
I’d always wanted to see Belize after hearing Jen and Amanda’s tales of petting nurse sharks and doing wall dives when they visited before our round-the-world trip. So I made my way to the small country (roughly the size of New Hampshire) and the only English-speaking nation in Central America...
February 26th, 2010 | Adventure Travel, Belize, Central and South America, Lost Girls, Sports & Games, Tours & Attractions, Wildlife & Animals | Read More