Posts Tagged ‘travel inspiration’

Shy Girl’s Guide to Independent Travel

Shy Girl’s Guide to Independent Travel
By Jill Martiniuk Special to Lost Girls When I first told my mom that I was planning on backpacking independently for the summer of 2008, her immediate response was an incredulous, “You? You passed out during your genetics presentation because you were so afraid of public speaking. I’m worried...
January 5th, 2012 | Traveling Solo & Together | Read More

#FollowFriday: The Best of Travel in Social Media

By Kathryn Robinson In October, I posted an article about 6 of the best websites for travelers. If you missed that—or just didn’t get enough of it!—you’re in luck. In a new bi-weekly installation on Lost Girls, we will be bringing you the best of the internet best each Friday, with links to awesome...
November 11th, 2011 | Websites and Blogs | Read More

Lost Girl of the Week: Lara Miller

Lost Girl of the Week: Lara Miller
This week’s Lost Girl, Lara Miller, encourages all LGs out there to ban all excuses and go after their dreams, no matter what they are. ***** I did everything I was supposed to do.  I worked for my career and succeeded at it.  I lived the high life, mingling with celebrities and coat-tailing...
September 28th, 2011 | Lost Girl of the Week | Read More

Meet, Plan, Go!’s Career Break Basic Training

Meet, Plan, Go!’s Career Break Basic Training
Ever find yourself whiling away the hours, dreaming of worldly adventures—while sitting on your butt at home? We know it’s hard to take the plunge! There’s lot to do and think about when planning an extended vacation. For that extra push, bits of advice, or even a how-to or two, check out Meet,...
January 24th, 2011 | Ideas, Planning | Read More

Lost Girl of the Week: Kate McCulley

Lost Girl of the Week: Kate McCulley
This week’s LG of the Week, Kate McCulley, got the travel bug at the age of 16, and it began an obsession. But she quickly learned how easily her travel dreams could be pushed aside when life gets in the way. But when things started to crumble, it gave her the motivation she needed to get her dreams...
November 17th, 2010 | Lost Girl of the Week | Read More

Lost Girl of the Week: Kimberly Fisher

This week’s LG of the Week, Kimberly Fisher, links her love of travel with her heritage. She spent summers exploring places which represented her diverse background. She wasn’t a ‘by the book’ person, and embraced the world around her without limitations. ***** I have always been...
October 13th, 2010 | Lost Girl of the Week | Read More

Lost Girl of the Week: Stefani Williams

Lost Girl of the Week: Stefani Williams
This week’s Lost Girl of the Week is Stefani Williams. Stefani, a former corporate sales person, lost her mother a year ago after a battle with breast cancer. But even though her mother is gone, her words of wisdom have stayed with Stefani, and continue to help her get, and stay, lost. She...
June 18th, 2010 | Lost Girl of the Week | Read More

Featured Blog of the Week: Twenty-Something Travel

Featured Blog of the Week: Twenty-Something Travel
This week’s featured blog comes from our friend, Steph, over at Twenty-SomethingTravel.com, a blog about travel for young people; the why, the where and the how. Here, she shares some great (and easy!) tips on how to stash away a nice chunk of travel money. ***** The Small Things: 9 Little Ways...
June 11th, 2010 | Featured, Finances & Savings, Planning | Read More

Lost Girl of the Week: Cailin O’Neil

Lost Girl of the Week: Cailin O’Neil
Cailin O’Neil, our latest LG of the week, grew up with a mother in the airline industry—so she’s been traveling “all her life.” She 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....
May 31st, 2010 | Lost Girl of the Week, Solo Travel | Read More

Movies that Inspire Travel

Movies that Inspire Travel
by Sarah Amandolare LG Entertainment Editor source: amazon.com Has a film ever captured your imagination so much that watching it actually prompted you to book your next getaway? According to a survey of nearly 1,000 women, led by leading UK travel comparison site Travel Supermarket, nearly 20 percent...
March 22nd, 2010 | Travel Books & Movies | Read More