Posts Tagged ‘health’

How to Sleep on a Plane: 5 Tips to Avoid Jet Lag

How to Sleep on a Plane: 5 Tips to Avoid Jet Lag
by Kristen Jacobson Special to Lost Girls World Sleeping through the night or taking a power nap on a flight can be near impossible for many travelers. Let’s face it: Not everyone has the luxury of getting a first class seat. In fact, most of us are stuck for hours crammed into a seat with very...
October 18th, 2010 | Air, Featured | Read More

10 Worst Cities in America for Bedbugs

10 Worst Cities in America for Bedbugs
by Amanda Pressner LG Executive Editor So all, I apologize in advance for a truly creepy crawly topic, but this is an issue that definitely affects those of you out there who are couch-surfing or hosteling it up for the summer. Bedbugs–those tiny bloodsucking creatures that are all but impossible...
July 13th, 2010 | Health & Safety | Read More

The LG Weekly News Roundup: 11.5.09

The LG Weekly News Roundup: 11.5.09
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 round-up right here…. ****************************************** Smokes on the Plane We like to call this the Mad Men trend gone too far. Ryan Air,...
November 5th, 2009 | Passports & Visas, Weekly Travel News | Read More

Lost in the Mail: Should I Skip Expensive Malaria Meds?

Lost in the Mail: Should I Skip Expensive Malaria Meds?
We’re long overdue to answer a question from the reader e-mailbag-and we thought this one from LG Alexandra was a particularly relevant one, given how expensive it is to take proper precautions against malaria. When you’re trying to save every penny on the road, should you cut corners, skip...
September 28th, 2009 | Central and South America, Health & Safety, Lost in the Mail | Read More

My Yoga Teacher Training Course: Life Inside an Ashram

by Holly C. Corbett Stars such as Madonna and Christy Turlington have long credited their celestial bodies to yoga. And now the ageless practice shares the spotlight with Scientology and Kabala when it comes to seeking heaven in Hollywood. But what’s behind the obsession with designer sticky mats,...
December 5th, 2007 | India | Read More

Interviews with Each Other: Peru

Interviews with Each Other: Peru
We’ve just reached the end of our whirlwind journey through Peru, and are now taking off for the beaches of Brazil! Before we board our plane for shores unknown, we decided to interview each other about the best and worst of our trip so far. Here are our very candid thoughts about life as a Lost...
September 8th, 2006 | Group Travel, Lost Girls RTW Adventure, Packing & Wardrobe, Peru | Read More

Have TP, Will Travel

Have TP, Will Travel
Travel has a way of bringing you back to the very basics of life-food, shelter, warmth and um, bodily functions. The sad fact is, Holly, Jen and I have spent far more time discussing the bathroom and what goes on inside of it than any other topic, and we’ve long been baffled by the conspicuous...
July 19th, 2006 | Backpacking & Trekking, Lost Girls RTW Adventure, Packing & Wardrobe, Peru | Read More