Archive for the ‘North America’ Category

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

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

Island Getaway: What to do in Hawaii

Island Getaway: What to do in Hawaii
By Michal Kniec When searching for an exotic island location, few places can compare with Hawaii. With a tropical climate and inviting views, this Pacific paradise is a dream to visit. A combination of cultures and traditions, this island chain offers an elaborate array of interests. In fact, one of...
March 23rd, 2011 | Hawaii | Read More

It’s Getting Hot In Here: Sweating it out at a temascal

It’s Getting Hot In Here: Sweating it out at a temascal
By Meghann Foye LG Deputy Editor Lost Girls Deputy Editor Meghann Foye feels the heat on a recent trip to the Riviera Maya in Mexico. “Anyone who gets claustrophobic, overheated or generally panicked should sit closest to the door.” Shoot, not going to happen, I gulp, realizing I’m...
March 18th, 2011 | Mexico, Spa & Beauty, Spiritual Travel | Read More

In the Danger Zone: Living Like a Local in Mexico

In the Danger Zone: Living Like a Local in Mexico
By Nneka Opene LG Contributor Mi casa es su casa is the phrase we have all heard but may not have experienced. The Garcia family truly showed me the meaning of that phrase during my stay at their home in Mexico City. They caught a cab to pick me up at the airport at dawn. Then took me to the market early...
March 9th, 2011 | Mexico | Read More

The Lost Girls Races: Tough Mudder Motivation

The Lost Girls Races: Tough Mudder Motivation
By Nancy Yeomans LG Air Travel News Editor Crazy.  Hard-core.  Insane!  That’s what I’m hearing when I tell people I’ve signed up for the Tough Mudder competition, the one-day adventure race/obstacle course event with several versions around the world.  I’ve entered the Vermont event...
February 28th, 2011 | Fitness & Workouts, Vermont | Read More

Air Travel News 02.22.11

Air Travel News 02.22.11
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. Frequent Flyer Forever In a surprise move, Delta announced that...
February 22nd, 2011 | Air, Air Travel News, City Travel, Getting There Deals, Health & Safety, Leaving & Coming Home, Nevada | Read More

In the Danger Zone: Travels and Turmoil in Mexico

In the Danger Zone: Travels and Turmoil in Mexico
By Nneka Opene LG Contributor While most people go out of their way to avoid danger, being a hopeful optimist, I knowingly walked right into one of the most dangerous places in the world. On September 10, 2010, the U.S. Department of State issued a travel warning for U.S. citizens traveling to and...
February 2nd, 2011 | Dispatches from the Road, Mexico | Read More

Braving the Canadian Wilderness – Pukaskwa National Park in Ontario, Canada

Braving the Canadian Wilderness – Pukaskwa National Park in Ontario, Canada
by Ceri Houlbrook Special to Lost Girls World Everyone likes a little adventure. Everyone, including me – a born and bred city-girl – craves the occasional escape from the hustle and bustle of city life, and the opportunity to find some hidden corner of wilderness. But true wilderness is surprisingly...
January 31st, 2011 | Canada | Read More

Air Travel News 01.18.11

Air Travel News 01.18.11
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. Good Karma From Southwest Airlines Those Southwest pilots are...
January 18th, 2011 | Air, Air Travel News, Calling & Texting, Caribbean, Extras, Spa & Beauty | Read More