Posts Tagged ‘food’

Splattery, Salty, Spicy: 5 Authentic Chinese Dishes That Will Blow Your Senses Away

Splattery, Salty, Spicy: 5 Authentic Chinese Dishes That Will Blow Your Senses Away
Lost Girls Deputy Editor Meghann Foye finds that sampling China’s cuisine brings on sensory overload—in the best possible way. I may have claimed to be excited about taking in Tiananmen, checking out the Forbidden City and touring the Great Wall on my recent trip to China, but in all honesty...
August 9th, 2010 | China, Food & Wine | Read More

Three Ways to Beat a Hangover in Honolulu

Three Ways to Beat a Hangover in Honolulu
By Molly Fergus LG Deputy Editor, Travel News Honolulu’s balmy ocean breezes (and $3 happy hour specials) make it all too easy to drink away hours at the beach – and inevitably wind up a little wilted the next morning. Sometimes, a quick dive in the surf and an afternoon sunbathing session are all...
June 29th, 2010 | Featured, Food & Wine, Hawaii | Read More

Finding the Best Afternoon Tea in London

Finding the Best Afternoon Tea in London
The best (and maybe most cliche) things about London include the queen, fish and chips, red telephone booths, Big Ben, and of course tea! Sure it’s tough to skip the touristy stuff but when you visit, you MUST indulge in afternoon tea. The British are crazy about their “cuppas” (cups...
June 28th, 2010 | City Travel, England, Europe, Extras, Food & Wine | Read More

Rue Cler: A Taste of Parisian Lifestyle

Rue Cler: A Taste of Parisian Lifestyle
Lost Girl Adrienne Supino recently went on a little jaunt to France with her family. Sure, she did all the touristy stuff like the Eiffel Tower and the museums… but during her efforts NOT to be a tourist, she discovered a great gem for all you foodies. Check out her memories of putting together...
May 3rd, 2010 | City Travel, France, Tours & Attractions | Read More

The LG Weekly News Roundup: 2.25

The LG Weekly News Roundup: 2.25
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…. El Bulli: Now excluding everyone ¡Dios Mios! El Bulli, the Catalonian restaurant known for wild molecular gastronomy creations,...
February 25th, 2010 | Weekly Travel News | Read More

Lost in Spain: Molly Gallagher Lands in Madrid

Lost in Spain: Molly Gallagher Lands in Madrid
As I sit in Newark International airport and a Continental employee announces that she will now board rows 31-25 for the 10:00 p.m. flight departing to Madrid. Then proceeds to say, “Ahora yo invito asientos de pasillos treinta y uno a veinte y cinco.” I think, “What am I getting myself...
October 15th, 2009 | Getting There, Spain | Read More

The 10 Best Tours in America

The 10 Best Tours in America
While I’ve always been a fan of independent travel-exploring a place with little more than a map, a phrase-book and a sturdy pair of walking shoes to guide you-there’s still something to be said for the packaged tour. By putting yourself in the hands of someone with considerable local know-how,...
June 27th, 2009 | Adventure Travel, City Travel, Extras, Food & Wine, Tours & Attractions, Travel Philosophy, United States, Wildlife & Animals | Read More

Where to Eat in Beijing

Where to Eat in Beijing
HCC: I’m hopping on a plane to China to celebrate the completion of the book on April 15th. My sister is coming with me, and I’m visiting my friend Jen who left New York to live and work in Beijing. My favorite part about having a blog is all the amazing people we meet virtually (and sometimes...
April 3rd, 2009 | Asia, China, Departments, Destinations, Dispatches from the Road, Expats Abroad, Food & Wine, Tours & Attractions | Read More

Travel Blogger Eats for Free in NYC!!

Travel Blogger Eats for Free in NYC!!
by Jennifer Baggett LG Executive Editor As I sit here in my office, polishing off an $8.50 Lenny’s tossed salad and $2.25 organic tea while a space heater melts the slush off my boots, two thoughts cross my mind: 1) I need to run, not walk, out of this steel gray city and not look back til Spring...
March 4th, 2009 | Blogging Your Trip, Budget Travel, City Travel, Food & Wine, Lost Girl of the Week, New York City, Websites and Blogs | Read More

The Snack Pack

The Snack Pack
If you really know The Lost Girls, you know that our favorite activity isn’t trekking up Andean mountains, tracking wild African animals, clubbing our way through the capital cities or even sleeping until we’re roused from dreamland by endless construction/farting backpackers/manic hotel...
December 2nd, 2006 | Food & Wine, Lost Girls RTW Adventure, Travel Products & Services | Read More