Articles By: Alex B

The LG Travel News Roundup: Resort Introduces the Sleep-cation

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… Resort Introduces Sleep-cation Tired and exhausted? A resort in Grenada may have the perfect vacation for you. Lasource Beachfront...
January 27th, 2012 | Weekly Travel News | Read More

Ask The Travel Coach: Saving For a Dream Trip

Welcome back to our newest monthly feature, Ask the Travel Coach! Life Sabbatical Coach Tara Russell has joined the Lost Girls team to act as our resident Travel Coach in Residence to answer questions from readers in our brand-new monthly feature. Readers will submit questions here, and one will be answered...
January 24th, 2012 | Lost in the Mail | Read More

In Search of the Original Vampire: An Escorted Tour through Romania

In Search of the Original Vampire: An Escorted Tour through Romania
by Sophie McGovern  Special to Lost Girls World Twilight movie marathons just weren’t cutting it for Lost Girl Sophie McGovern, who felt sucked towards a more authentic Vampire experience. With visions of Gothic European castles and stunningly moody landscapes, she set off to discover the home...
January 22nd, 2012 | Group Travel, Romania | Read More

The LG Travel News Roundup: TSA Approved Cupcakes Unveiled

The LG Travel News Roundup: TSA Approved Cupcakes Unveiled
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… TSA Approved Cupcakes A few weeks back we shared the tale of a woman who had her cupcake confiscated at a TSA checkpoint in Las Vegas. Amidst...
January 20th, 2012 | Weekly Travel News | Read More

The Design Lover’s Guide to Siem Reap

By Alexandra Baackes Siem Reap, and perhaps Cambodia in general, is known primarily for one thing: Angkor Wat. The famous archeological site and world wonder brings travelers from around the globe to stay at the nearby town of Siem Reap. Unfortunately, many make the mistake of breezing in to see the...
January 13th, 2012 | Cambodia | Read More

The LG Travel News Roundup: Legoland Hires Child Employees

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… Legoland Introducing Child Concierge Legoland Windsor, located outside London, is one of six Legolands around the world. And soon it will be opening...
January 13th, 2012 | Weekly Travel News | Read More

The LG Travel News Roundup: Cambodia Fights to End Orphanage Tourism

The LG Travel News Roundup: Cambodia Fights to End Orphanage Tourism
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… Orphanage Tourism In an attempt to see the “real” Cambodia, many tourists opt to tour orphanages during their visit–a practice...
January 6th, 2012 | Weekly Travel News | Read More

Vacations at Sea: Planning for a Liveaboard

Vacations at Sea: Planning for a Liveaboard
Words by Nadia Pidgeon Photos by Alexandra Baackes Exclusive to the Lost Girls Ahh… life on a boat. What is better than sailing around a gorgeous ocean, eating amazing food, seeing a world that humans were never meant to see, and escaping from society as we know it? Not much by my standards! What...
December 30th, 2011 | Adventure Travel, Cruise | Read More

The LG Travel News Roundup: Cupcakes Confiscated at Airport

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… Cupcake Threat A cupcake was recently confiscated from a female traveler at the McCarran International Airport under the explanation that...
December 30th, 2011 | Weekly Travel News | Read More

The LG Travel News Roundup: Flinstones Resort Opens in Thailand

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… Yabba Dabba Doo! A mere two and a half hours away from Bangkok, Suan Peung Resort offers visitors the rare opportunity to live in a resort...
December 23rd, 2011 | Weekly Travel News | Read More