Archive for the ‘England’ Category

Air Travel News 8.2.11

Air Travel News 8.2.11
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.  Going Too Far We’ve all heard the stories about airline...
August 2nd, 2011 | Air, Air Travel News, England, Finances & Savings, Getting There Deals | Read More

London Calling: 9 Steps to a Perfect Day in the City

London Calling: 9 Steps to a Perfect Day in the City
By Maggie Parker Special to the Lost Girls After many visits to London (one of which lasted four months) Maggie has become somewhat of an expert on sightseeing , especially for the budget-friendly and time-crunched. While helping many friends plan short trips to London, she devised a one-day walking...
July 22nd, 2011 | City Travel, England, Extras | Read More

Dispatch from London: Royal Wedding Countdown

Dispatch from London: Royal Wedding Countdown
By Sarah Brown Special to The Lost Girls A mix of emotion grips the city of London as the royal nuptials of Prince William and Kate Middleton approach. In just a few short days, the couple will make their way from Westminster Abbey to Buckingham Palace as the country’s most famous new husband and...
April 25th, 2011 | England | Read More

The Best Pubs in London: 7 Can’t-Miss Watering Holes

The Best Pubs in London: 7 Can’t-Miss Watering Holes
By Meghann Foye Lost Girls Deputy Editor On a recent stop-over visit to London, I decided to give myself a challenge. In two days, I wanted to try out as many new pubs as possible. There were no rules, other than to follow people’s recommendations, online top-10 lists and my own gut instincts to...
January 14th, 2011 | Bar Reviews, City Travel, England, Featured | Read More

4 (More) Ways to Save Money in London

4 (More) Ways to Save Money in London
by Patty Hodapp LG Deputy Editor London is pricey. But despite the tough reputation of the British pound to the wimpy American dollar, you don’t have to break the bank in killer exchange rates to go. In fact, 2011 exchange rate forecasts suggest the value of the pound will drop between January...
January 6th, 2011 | England, Hostels, Hotels & Resorts, Staying There Deals | Read More

UK Employment: England Border Officials Turned Me Away

UK Employment: England Border Officials Turned Me Away
Many people dream of working abroad in England. For Americans, British work visas are harder than ever to obtain, even with the promise of sponsorship from a British company. Lost Girls Maggie Parker was set to work in England–her dream country. She had a job lined up, a company to back her, and...
December 2nd, 2010 | England, Leaving & Coming Home, Solo Travel, Travel Philosophy, Working Abroad | Read More

Air Travel News 7.30.10

Air Travel News 7.30.10
by Nancy Yeomans L G 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. Mystery Fare Sale If You Act Quickly Starting at 12 noon today,...
July 30th, 2010 | Air, Air Travel News, England, Getting There Deals | Read More

Acing Wimbledon: Your Guide to Watching The Games

Acing Wimbledon: Your Guide to Watching The Games
The All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club by Carmi Louw Special to Lost Girls World Many consider Wimbledon tennis championships to be the most prestigious of the four Grand Slams around the world.  True, unlike the other three, it has been going since the 1870’s, and apart from offering players...
July 15th, 2010 | England, Parties, Festivals & Events | Read More

Finding the Best Afternoon Tea in London

Finding the Best Afternoon Tea in London
The best (and maybe most cliche) things about London include the queen, fish and chips, red telephone booths, Big Ben, and of course tea! Sure it’s tough to skip the touristy stuff but when you visit, you MUST indulge in afternoon tea. The British are crazy about their “cuppas” (cups...
June 28th, 2010 | City Travel, England, Europe, Extras, Food & Wine | Read More

Air Travel News 6.18.10

Air Travel News 6.18.10
by Nancy Yeomans 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. All the Comforts of Home Another reason to fly Virgin Airlines! ...
June 18th, 2010 | Air, Air Travel News, Asia, England, Wildlife & Animals | Read More