Posts Tagged ‘north carolina’

The LG Travel News Roundup: Hunger Games Inspires New Tourism Trend

By Susmita Baral LG News Intern Missed the big travel stories of the week? And the weird, wacky and insignificant ones? We’ve got your roundup right here… Hunger Games Tourism While the Hunger Games franchise is raking in millions from it’s hit movie debut, North Carolina is seeing an influx...
March 30th, 2012 | Weekly Travel News | Read More

The LG Travel News Roundup: Hotel Staff Trained to Read Body Language

By Susmita Baral LG News Intern Missed the big travel stories of the week? And the weird, wacky and insignificant ones? We’ve got your roundup right here… Hotel Staff To Read Body Language A high end hotel chain has trained its staff to read body language so that they can figure out what their...
November 4th, 2011 | Weekly Travel News | Read More

March in the Outer Banks, NC (better bring groceries!)

March in the Outer Banks, NC (better bring groceries!)
Last week, Lost Girl Kristen J. Putch sent us dispatches from her recent Spring Break in the Outer Banks of North Carolina. Here she shares what happens when you book a “summer rental” in March… **** Kristen: After two days of traveling and a stressful first half of the semester, we...
April 1st, 2009 | Cabins & Camping, Car, Dispatches from the Road, Food & Wine, Group Travel, Hotels & Resorts, Lost Girl of the Week, Planning, Tours & Attractions, United States | Read More

LG Spring Break: Outer Banks on a Budget

LG Spring Break: Outer Banks on a Budget
This week and next, Lost Girl Kristen J. Putch will be sending us dispatches from her recent Spring Break in the Outer Banks of North Carolina. Will her journey be “Shag” revisited? Stay tuned to find out… ******* Saturday morning: up bright and early to get a head start on our trip...
March 19th, 2009 | Car, Dispatches from the Road, Finances & Savings, Food & Wine, Lost Girl of the Week, United States | Read More

North Carolina: The Writing Retreat

North Carolina: The Writing Retreat
by Amanda Pressner On Saturday, I flew down to Tampa and drove 9 hours north with my family to Maggie Valley, North Carolina. Dad and his wife Nadine bought a house there a couple years ago (before the market started crashing) and they constantly drive up to take advantage of the solitude and spectacular...
November 26th, 2008 | Quitting & Career Management, The Lost Girls: The Book, United States | Read More