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The LG Travel News Roundup: City Themed Fragrances Released

The LG Travel News Roundup: City Themed Fragrances Released
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… Scents of Departure There’s a new perfume line in town and it’s based on the scent of different cities. The line carries 14...
June 8th, 2012 | Weekly Travel News | Read More

The LG Travel News Roundup: Touring the Inside of a Volcano

The LG Travel News Roundup: Touring the Inside of a Volcano
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… Touring Inside A Volcano Iceland is a country with over a 100 volcanic mountains but now tourists can actually go inside one. The volcano...
June 1st, 2012 | Weekly Travel News | Read More

Seoul-Searching: 5 Can’t Miss Activities in South Korea’s Capital City

Seoul-Searching: 5 Can’t Miss Activities in South Korea’s Capital City
By Chantal and Carolyn Moclair Exclusive to the Lost Girls It’s all about Seoul!  Seoul, South Korea was the last stop on our six and half week backpacking trip around Asia. When we arrived in Seoul, we knew instantly that our last stop could very well be our favorite.  After a week in South Korea’s...
May 25th, 2012 | south korea | Read More

The LG Travel News Roundup: The Hot Air Balloon Work Out

The LG Travel News Roundup: The Hot Air Balloon Work Out
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… 13 Miles at 3,000 Feet Australian Rob Ginnivan ran 13 miles on his treadmill… while his treadmill was on a hot air balloon. The treadmill,...
May 25th, 2012 | Weekly Travel News | Read More

Preparing for China’s Biggest Leap of Faith: The Macau Tower Bungy Jump

Preparing for China’s Biggest Leap of Faith: The Macau Tower Bungy Jump
By Chantal and Carolyn Moclair Exclusive to the Lost Girls As self-proclaimed “Adrenaline Twunkies,” (twin junkies), we have a thirst for thrill-seeking activities.  First we conquered Queenstown, New Zealand by leaping headfirst from the world’s first AJ Hackett Bungy site, the Kawarau Bridge....
May 18th, 2012 | Adventure Travel, China | Read More

The LG Travel News Roundup: Introducing the World’s Oldest Backpacker

The LG Travel News Roundup: Introducing the World’s Oldest Backpacker
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… World’s Oldest Backpacker Australian backpacker Keith Wright, who is known as the world’s oldest backpacker, has planned a two month...
May 18th, 2012 | Weekly Travel News | Read More

How To Pack for a Himalayan Trek

By Annie Shustrin An important part in planning any journey or trek is curating a packing list. For a Himalayan trek, this packing list can get pretty specific. Not only will it deviate from what’s needed for typical travel, but it may also deviate from what’s needed for typical trekking due to...
May 11th, 2012 | Adventure Travel, Backpacking & Trekking, India, Packing & Wardrobe | Read More

The LG Travel News Roundup: Hello Kitty Brand Extends to Airlines

The LG Travel News Roundup: Hello Kitty Brand Extends to Airlines
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… Hello Kitty Air Eva Airlines and Sanrio have collaborated to create a Hello Kitty themed airlines that will fly between Taiwan, South Korea, Japan...
May 11th, 2012 | Weekly Travel News | Read More

The LG Travel News Roundup: Science Explains Our Love of Beaches

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… Seaside Psychology Anyone can tell you that a stroll on the beach is relaxing and peaceful, but now science can back it up! A recently published...
April 27th, 2012 | Weekly Travel News | Read More

London on a Student Budget

By Katie Marpe Special to The Lost Girls A visit to London can benefit a college student in many ways: the city has a rich history, a great music scene, friendly people, and there is always a pub within stumbling distance. However, there is one thing London definitely will not benefit: a student’s...
April 20th, 2012 | Budget Travel, England, Europe, Studying Abroad | Read More