Posts Tagged ‘travel gear’

‘Lost Girls’ tout travel to aid career

From the Boston Herald by Darren Garnick: As an editor and internship coordinator for both Self and Shape magazines, Amanda Pressner noticed a disturbing trend among the pile of resumes clogging her desk. Students weren’t just competing for the right to earn a marquee company name for their resume...
April 9th, 2014 | LG Press & Media | Read More

Product Review: Owl Say Fabric Travel Clutch

Product Review: Owl Say Fabric Travel Clutch
Cailin began working in the Film & TV industry while majoring in film in college, and now she makes the time to travel in between production jobs. Over the past 2 ½ years, she has expanded her count of “countries visited”  to 23.  After a several years spent juggling work and traveling,...
September 29th, 2010 | Packing & Wardrobe, Passports & Visas, Shopping & Style | Read More

What to Pack for Summer Trips: 7 Essential Products for Women

What to Pack for Summer Trips: 7 Essential Products for Women
by Adrienne Supino Hanging out with your fam at the lake this summer?  Or traveling to an exotic island to get your SCUBA diving license?  Wherever your vacation takes you this season you should always be prepared.  I’ve traveled to some hot locations myself, so I’ve compiled my list of...
July 26th, 2010 | Packing & Wardrobe, Shopping & Style, Spa & Beauty, Travel Products & Services | Read More

Best Travel Laptop and Netbook Models: 4 Reviews

Best Travel Laptop and Netbook Models: 4 Reviews
by Brooke Schoenman LG Tech and Gear Editor One of the most underrated stresses of planning for travel is simply planning what to pack. This, of course, brings many a traveler to the question, “What kind of laptop should I bring?” Stress no more, fellow Lost Girls, as deciding which laptop...
June 9th, 2010 | Featured, Travel Products & Services | Read More

Hurts So Good: Advice for the Inca Trail

Hurts So Good: Advice for the Inca Trail
Rachel Hunt is a native Oregonian who has stumbled her way across four continents with designs on the other three. Having haggled in the souks of Oman and wrestled caimans in the Amazon, she is constantly in search of her next adventure. In the meantime you can find her blogging on The Matchbox Dairies...
February 23rd, 2010 | Adventure Travel, Featured, Fitness & Workouts, Peru | Read More

Gear Update: 18 months of Travel Later

Gear Update: 18 months of Travel Later
The Lost Girls first met Jodi last fall during one of her RTW trip stopovers in New York-and adored her! We clicked with her instantly, and got inspired to explore the world again after just listening to her travel stories. Here’s her update on what to pack after 18 months on the road. ***** By...
January 6th, 2010 | Dispatches from the Road, Packing & Wardrobe, Solo Travel | Read More

Caps for Sale: Topping It Off in Ecuador

Caps for Sale: Topping It Off in Ecuador
by Molly Fergus When I swung down to Peru and Ecuador to visit my college roommate, a current Peace Corps volunteer, I expected to rough it in her home base of Pampas, Peru, huff and puff my way around Machu Picchu (that altitude’s a killer), and frolic on some mitad del mundo beaches. I did...
July 30th, 2009 | Adventure Travel, Dispatches from the Road, Ecuador, Lost Girls, Peru, Photography & Video, Shopping & Style, Tours & Attractions | Read More

Antarctica: A long way down

Antarctica: A long way down
Ushuaia is known as both del fin del mundo (translation: the end of the world) and the beginning of the journey to Antarctica from South America. Convicts helped construct its streets, bridges, and buildings after the Argentinean government built a jail here in the early 1900s. Officials figured wannabe-escape...
April 20th, 2008 | Adventure Travel, Antarctica, Argentina, Fitness & Workouts, Packing & Wardrobe, Planning | Read More

Gear Gone Missing

Gear Gone Missing
One of my favorite things about blogging is the cool people you meet through the web. One such woman is Wendy Ferguson a fellow travel-lover and New Yorker who recently returned from Antarctica. When Wendy (pictured here) read that I was heading to the South Pole as well, she went beyond giving me travel...
April 17th, 2008 | Adventure Travel, Air, Antarctica, Cruise, Packing & Wardrobe | Read More

The Lost Girls RTW Budget: Part 2

The Lost Girls RTW Budget: Part 2
Flights, Travel Gear, Visas, Vaccines and Accommodations I hope all you readers out there enjoyed Part 1 of The Lost Girls RTW Budget series, which I posted a few days ago. If you’ve been waiting with bated breath for Part 2 (as I know you have!), wait no longer. Today’s entry will reveal...
July 1st, 2007 | Air, Finances & Savings, Health & Safety, Leaving & Coming Home, Lost Girls RTW Adventure, Packing & Wardrobe, Passports & Visas, Staying There | Read More