Archive for March, 2011

15 Tips for Eating Healthy While You Travel

15 Tips for Eating Healthy While You Travel
Even the most health conscious Lost Girl can slip on her eating habits when traveling. So we asked five nutrition experts (and fellow travelers) for their advice in travel scenarios where healthy food might not be as readily available. Meet the Experts Tim Harlan is an internist and medical director...
March 31st, 2011 | Food & Wine, Health & Safety | Read More

Tenerife on a Budget

Tenerife on a Budget
By Jade Eva With months of gorgeous weather and beaches to die for, it comes as no surprise that Tenerife is such a popular holiday destination for millions of people annually. Like any sun-kissed tourist beehive, Tenerife is not without its price tag. But with a little planning, and seeing a few...
March 30th, 2011 | Canary Islands | Read More

Cape Town’s Must-Do Outdoor Adventures

Cape Town’s Must-Do Outdoor Adventures
By: Laura Malandra Cape Town and its surrounding areas are the perfect playground for novice to expert adventure-sports enthusiasts. Between the various mountain ranges and the ocean, the possibilities for outdoor adventures are endless. Cape Town is not a vacation spot for couch potatoes, so make sure...
March 29th, 2011 | Adventure Travel, South Africa, Tours & Attractions | Read More

Air Travel News 3.29.11

Air Travel News 3.29.11
by Nancy Yeomans LG Air Travel News Editor Look up in the sky! It’s a bird….it’s a plane! No….it’s your weekly air travel news! Here’s what’s happening in the world of aviation, from the ground up. Asleep At The Scope Yeah, we get that it’s not very busy...
March 29th, 2011 | Air, Air Travel News, Baltimore, Extras, Health & Safety, Travel Products & Services, Wifi & Internet Cafes | Read More

In-Room Review: Flamingo Hotel & Casino

In-Room Review: Flamingo Hotel & Casino
For The Lost Girls If you’re looking for all the glitz and kitsch there is to love in Las Vegas, look no further than a stay at The Flamingo Hotel and Casino. Set up in a prime spot on the  famous strip, the art deco-themed resort hotel offers a classic, unmistakeable Vegas experience. The history ...
March 28th, 2011 | Hotel News, Nevada, Staying There | Read More

Boston Bound: A Guide for Exploring Beantown

By Michele Herrmann LG Section Editor Lately Boston is getting more screen time (as seen in The Town, The Departed, and Fever Pitch) but the city maintains a diverse blend of attractions. This New England destination offers plenty: art and science museums, public park settings, institutes of higher learning,...
March 28th, 2011 | City Travel, Destinations, Getting There, Ideas, Massachusetts, Sports & Games, United States | Read More

The Lost Girls Races: The Latest on the Seneca 7

The Lost Girls Races: The Latest on the Seneca 7
By Holly C. Corbett, LG Executive Editor The Lost Girls Races Myself and six other runners are gearing up to do the Seneca 7, a  77.7 mile relay race in the Finger Lakes, next month. Fellow Lost Girl Nancy is also running the Tough Mudder in Vermont the weekend after. We’re doing it to challenge...
March 28th, 2011 | Volunteering & Giving Back | Read More

The Gear Guide: 5 Easy Ways to Beat the Hunger Games

By Jessica Goldstein Adventure Editor If you have been keeping up with our handy-dandy gear guide, you are almost ready to venture into the great outdoors. You’ve got the perfect pack and have settled on an ideal destination. You’ve practiced pitching your tent in the safety of your own backyard....
March 25th, 2011 | Adventure Travel, Backpacking & Trekking, Cabins & Camping, Eco-Travel | Read More

The LG Travel News Roundup: 3.25.11

The LG Travel News Roundup: 3.25.11
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… $35,000: A Night To Remember…Hopefully What does $35,000 get you? A BMW…or a night at the Ty Warner Penthouse at New York’s Four...
March 25th, 2011 | Weekly Travel News | Read More

Exploring the Atacama, Chile’s Stunning Desert

Lost Girl Julie Falconer recently took a trip to Chile and spent three days exploring the Atacama Desert in the north of the country. Read on for a selection of her personal essays of her trip experiences. See Julie’s London travel blog and Chile travel website for more stories. There are few parts...
March 24th, 2011 | Adventure Travel, Central and South America, Chile, Destinations, Extras, Ideas | Read More