Archive for the ‘Europe’ Category

LG Food News: Premiere Edition!

LG Food News: Premiere Edition!
We’d like to introduce you to a new member of the LG team, our globetrotting LG Food Editor Danielle E. Alvarez. In June of 2008, the multiethnic Lost Girl departed for a year abroad, (one semester in Santiago de Chile, another in Strasbourg, France). While traveling/eating her way through South...
December 11th, 2009 | Europe, Food News, South Africa | Read More

Double Trouble: Two Takes on Barcelona’s Opium Mar Nightclub

Double Trouble: Two Takes on Barcelona’s Opium Mar Nightclub
By Patty Hodapp LG Travel Lifestyle Editor In March, Lost Girl Ashlee Davis ventured across the Atlantic on a spring break trip to visit friends studying in Madrid, Spain. In a two-night jaunt to Barcelona, she and her friends hit up the famous markets, ate Spanish tapas (appetizers) and went downtown...
December 7th, 2009 | Food & Wine, Spain | Read More

Free Tours: Sandeman’s New Europe

Free Tours: Sandeman’s New Europe
By Molly Gallagher LG International Correspondent When my friends and I arrived in Prague we spent the first day wandering the city. We went to the castle, old town square, and the Charles Bridge. However, we didn’t really know what we were looking at. We decided we wanted to take a tour to learn...
November 13th, 2009 | Backpacking & Trekking, Budget Travel, City Travel, Dispatches from the Road, Europe, Studying Abroad, Tours & Attractions, Walking, Websites and Blogs | Read More

Five Best Meals In The World

Five Best Meals In The World
Danielle E. Alvarez is a globetrotter, at least that’s what the world of blogging foodies knows her as. In June of 2008, the multiethnic Lost Girl departed for a year abroad, (one semester in Santiago de Chile, another in Strasbourg, France) in hopes of becoming trilingual and finding her true...
November 11th, 2009 | Blogging Your Trip, Central and South America, Europe, Expats Abroad, Food & Wine, Lost Girl of the Week, Studying Abroad | Read More

Bring Me That Horizon

Bring Me That Horizon
by Jessica Goldstein LG Adventure Editor Here is something you may have noticed: It’s a big, big world out there. Shining, shimmering, splendid, etc. There’s home, and then there’s everywhere else. What is it exactly that makes us want to bolt from our roots and go someplace completely...
November 9th, 2009 | Adventure Travel, Dispatches from the Road, England, Expats Abroad, Featured, Studying Abroad, Travel Philosophy | Read More

Lost in Spain: Best Tapas in Madrid

Lost in Spain: Best Tapas in Madrid
By Molly Gallagher LG International Correspondent At any time of the day in Madrid you can find cafes, restaurants and bars open and serving tapas. Madrilenos (people of Madrid) have a schedule unlike anything I have ever experienced. The nightlife goes on until six, seven, even eight in the morning....
November 4th, 2009 | Food & Wine, Spain, Studying Abroad | Read More

Lost in Spain: Molly Gallagher Lands in Madrid

Lost in Spain: Molly Gallagher Lands in Madrid
As I sit in Newark International airport and a Continental employee announces that she will now board rows 31-25 for the 10:00 p.m. flight departing to Madrid. Then proceeds to say, “Ahora yo invito asientos de pasillos treinta y uno a veinte y cinco.” I think, “What am I getting myself...
October 15th, 2009 | Getting There, Spain | Read More

The LG Weekly Travel News Roundup: 10.15.2009

The LG Weekly Travel News Roundup: 10.15.2009
by Molly Fergus LG Travel News Editor Missed the big travel stories of the week? And the weird, wacky and insignificant ones? We’ve got your round-up right here…. ************************** New side of the tracks A sour economy isn’t all doom-and-gloom for the travel industry. Thanks...
October 15th, 2009 | Air, Bike, Europe, Mexico, Walking, Weekly Travel News | Read More

Molly Gallagher: New LG Travel Correspondent!!

Molly Gallagher: New LG Travel Correspondent!!
The Lost Girls are thrilled to welcome Molly Gallagher to our team of international reporters. Read all about how Molly first caught the travel bug, her consummate love affair with Spain and her latest adventures abroad. Then stay tuned for her first dispatch from the road tomorrow afternoon! ***** ...
October 14th, 2009 | Lost Girls, Spain, Studying Abroad | Read More

The LG Weekly Travel News Roundup: 10.5.2009

The LG Weekly Travel News Roundup: 10.5.2009
by Molly Fergus LG Travel News Editor Missed the big travel stories of the week? And the weird, wacky and insignificant ones? We’ve got your round-up right here…. ************************** Disney do-gooders Congrats to Missed the Lost Girls Disney World giveaway? Fret not. Beginning Jan....
October 5th, 2009 | Family & Kid Travel, Spain, Weekly Travel News | Read More