Posts Tagged ‘driving & road trips’

How to Road Trip North America: 6 Things to Know Before You Go

How to Road Trip North America: 6 Things to Know Before You Go
The sun was setting over Lake Michigan, and I dug my feet deep into the sand as Jen and April tried to slide down the dune we were on.  The faint outline of Chicago on the other side of the water was the only clue that this was indeed a lake and not the ocean. Never in my wildest dreams did I think...
November 25th, 2010 | Cars and Trucks, Group Travel, North America, Planning, Road Trips | Read More

LG Food News: 9.4.10

LG Food News: 9.4.10
By Danielle E. Alvarez LG Food Editor A roundup of the most delicious news in the world ***** Feast this Labor Day Farmer’s Market season may be coming to an end, but the exotic excitement is just beginning. This upcoming Labor Day, (September 6,  from 12pm – 5pm),  Flushing, Queens will...
September 4th, 2010 | Food News, New York City, United States | Read More

Casseroles for Cancer Part IV: What Matters Most

Casseroles for Cancer Part IV: What Matters Most
Last summer, Blair Hickman retraced a 12,000 mile road trip her mom had taken in 1977, serving over 40 casseroles at nine Ronald McDonald Houses and raising money for the charity along the way. She blogged, vlogged, Tweeted and Flick’d the whole trip, raised over $7,000 for the charity and, in...
December 18th, 2009 | Dispatches from the Road, Volunteering & Giving Back | 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

Casseroles for Cancer Part III: The Tao of Travel

Casseroles for Cancer Part III: The Tao of Travel
Last summer, Blair Hickman retraced a 12,000 mile cross-country road trip in memory of her mom, who died from cancer in 2003. The girls retraced a path their mom had taken in 1977, serving dinner at 9 Ronald McDonald Houses and raising money for the charity along the way to raise awareness about the...
December 4th, 2009 | Adventure Travel, Cabins & Camping, Fitness & Workouts, Volunteering & Giving Back | Read More

Apple Picking in Upstate New York

Apple Picking in Upstate New York
Fall was always my favorite time of year growing up in Upstate-it means pumpkin carving and hay rides and apple cider. Last Sunday, I did something that’s a typical pastime in this area and went pumpkin- and apple-picking with my little brother. By far the most popular place to pick apples is...
October 6th, 2009 | Dispatches from the Road, Food & Wine, United States | Read More

Wienermobile Report: A Taste of Home on the Road

Wienermobile Report: A Taste of Home on the Road
This week, the Wienermobile Girls share how they manage to keep their sanity–and avoid getting too homesick!–during a yearlong road trip (inside a hot dog, no less!) Write to let us know what you do to stay comfortable and happy while traveling. ***** by Molly Fergus Although it’s...
March 13th, 2009 | Dispatches from the Road, Group Travel, Lost Girl of the Week, Tours & Attractions, Travel Philosophy, United States, Websites and Blogs | Read More

An End to Hot Dogging!

An End to Hot Dogging!
For the past several months, LG Molly Fergus has been co-piloting the world-famous Wienermobile, hot-dogging across the country and blogging about her experiences here. This weekend, her yearlong journey inside the mustard-slathered mothership came to a close. While driving the vehicle was a role she...
January 8th, 2009 | Blogging Your Trip, Dispatches from the Road, Getting There, Group Travel, Leaving & Coming Home, Lost Girl of the Week, Lost Girls, North America, Packing & Wardrobe | Read More

Live from the Wienermobile: Getting Lush for T-Giving

Live from the Wienermobile: Getting Lush for T-Giving
Here’s the latest on-the-road dispatch from our Wienermobile girls. You can read more about their hot dogging adventures by clicking here Molly and Selena: We’re a little bit spoiled when it comes to traveling. Driving across the country in a Wienermobile means we (almost) never have to...
November 27th, 2008 | Dispatches from the Road, Lost Girls, Spa & Beauty, Travel Products & Services, United States | Read More

Live from the Wienermobile: Escape to Oz

Live from the Wienermobile: Escape to Oz
Here’s the latest on-the-road dispatch from our Wienermobile girls. You can read more about their hot dogging adventures by clicking here by Selena Armendarez and Molly Fergus We’ll be frank: We’ve been giddy about our trip to Wamego, KS since it was scheduled (around the time of our...
November 20th, 2008 | Dispatches from the Road, Lost Girls, Travel Books & Movies, United States | Read More