Posts Tagged ‘Inspiration’

Are you a Lost Girl?

Are you a Lost Girl?
One of the most common questions we encounter here at Lost Girls World is, “What is a Lost Girl?” In our experience, a lost girl can be anyone… yes, even you. A lost girl is not an easily defined person, they are individuals, all unique in their own ways. Some lost girls get lost for...
November 24th, 2010 | Lost Girl of the Week | Read More

Traveling Filmmaker Brook Silva-Braga Craves Time, Not Money

Traveling Filmmaker Brook Silva-Braga Craves Time, Not Money
by Sarah Amandolare LG Entertainment Editor Brook Silva-Braga is a world traveler with a Primetime Emmy Award, so I half expected him to suggest meeting in a slick neighborhood or show up with attitude and iPhone. But the 30-year-old filmmaker met me in Brooklyn, at a midway point between my home in...
February 22nd, 2010 | Quitting & Career Management, Travel Books & Movies | Read More

Finding Your Passion

Finding Your Passion
Growing up near New York’s Finger Lakes region, I spent the summers of my childhood building tree forts in the woods behind my house, riding my bike down hilly country roads on imaginary expeditions, and nagging my mother whenever I was bored. One summer during our tween years, my mom arranged...
March 10th, 2008 | Lost Boys, Photography & Video, Spiritual Travel | Read More

How to Quit Your Job to Travel

How to Quit Your Job to Travel
Blame it on the holidays, the cold weather or the government (for forcing more of us to get passports!) but it seems that a growing number of readers are writing to tell us they’re planning to quit their jobs to take extended trips overseas. One of the biggest challenges? How to give notice at...
December 31st, 2007 | Quitting & Career Management | Read More

The Lost Girls: They’re Baaaack!

The Lost Girls: They’re Baaaack!
We’re still here! And by “here” we mean New York City. We just wanted to give a shout out to let y’all know that we’ve reunited in the Big Apple and temporarily retired our backpacks (and our vagabond ways) to restock our bank accounts and (re)join the rest of the working...
December 27th, 2007 | Leaving & Coming Home, Lost Girls RTW Adventure | Read More

Dispatches from the Road: The Surreal Life in Beijing

Does traveling make you feel like you’re floating around on another planet–or more grounded on Earth than ever? That’s the question raised by this week’s Dispatches contributor, Maria Colina. She’s been keeping her blog at www.lavacheespagnole.com since 2005 and used it...
December 22nd, 2007 | China, Dispatches from the Road | Read More

Best of the Travel Books

Best of the Travel Books
Behind every great travel blogger are the great travel memoirs that inspired them. Here are a few of our favorites…shout outs to: *MAIDEN VOYAGE, by Tania Aebe. She was an eighteen-year-old dropout and barfly, going nowhere until her father offered her a challenge. He would offer her either a...
February 24th, 2006 | Travel Books & Movies, Travel Philosophy, Traveling Solo & Together | Read More