Archive for the ‘Parties, Festivals & Events’ Category

6 Whiskey Tasting Tips Every Girl Should Know

6 Whiskey Tasting Tips Every Girl Should Know
When Lost Girl Emily Luger went whiskey tasting in Scotland, she put her college partying years to the test. Traditionally a tough-guy drink, whiskey isn’t always a favorite for cocktail lovers. But in Scotland, Emily learned whiskey can be pretty enjoyable, so for you brave bar goers, check out...
May 10th, 2010 | Europe, Food & Wine, Parties, Festivals & Events, Scotland | Read More

The Best Food, Shopping and Partying in Perth, Australia

The Best Food, Shopping and Partying in Perth, Australia
Perth has never had the chance to shine like its sharply cosmopolitan brother Sydney, or its charmingly creative sister Melbourne. Yet, Western Australia has an appeal that is entirely its own. LG Asia-Pacific Editor Mary Tan uncovers the best of this underrated city down under. Here’s your guide...
May 6th, 2010 | Australia, Featured, Food & Wine, Parties, Festivals & Events, Restaurant Reviews, Wildlife & Animals | Read More

Pastel Paradise

Pastel Paradise
Any country that boosts a pair of Pink shorts as one of their national symbols, you would consider to either be: 1. Stuck in the 80’s era of bad dress sense and psychedelic drugs 2. Ludicrously drunk and attending a fancy (bad) dress party OR 3. Friendly, laid back, unassuming and keeping up with the...
April 28th, 2010 | Dispatches from the Road, Parties, Festivals & Events | Read More

Dispatches from the Road: Las Fallas Festival, Valencia

Dispatches from the Road: Las Fallas Festival, Valencia
Lost Girl Lauren Tousignant recently spent time in Valencia during Las Fallas, one of Spain’s hottest holidays. She tasted Paella, watched parades, statue-gazed and partied her way through the streets of Valencia during the celebration. Read on to hear more about Lauren’s discoveries as she...
April 12th, 2010 | Dispatches from the Road, Parties, Festivals & Events, Spain | Read More

A Wedding Story: Rural Thailand

A Wedding Story: Rural Thailand
In her travels through Thailand, Lost Girl Adrienne Supino was invited to a local wedding. At the ceremony she discovered the ins and outs of how Thai people tie the knot… ***** by Adrienne Supino I chose Thailand for the weddings. Well, that isn’t completely true. Yes, I wanted to go to...
March 8th, 2010 | Parties, Festivals & Events, Thailand | Read More

New Year’s Eve in Upstate New York

New Year’s Eve in Upstate New York
Wine. Chocolate. Music. I’ll be surrounding myself with a few of my favorite things, and more importantly, some of my favorite people, to start off 2010 right. I was looking for someplace cozy and festive, and decided to go to a New Year’s Eve bash at Mirbeau Inn & Spa in the Finger Lakes...
January 23rd, 2010 | Food & Wine, Hotels & Resorts, New York State, Parties, Festivals & Events, Spa & Beauty | Read More

An Other-Worldly Book Launch

An Other-Worldly Book Launch
Last night, The Lost Girls were invited to attend the launch of a very, very peculiar book at 675 Bar in the Meatpacking District. The title being celebrated? Death Becomes Them: Unearthing The Suicides of the Brilliant, the Famous, and the Notorious, by famed author Alix Strauss. The fellow journos...
September 16th, 2009 | Parties, Festivals & Events, Travel Books & Movies | Read More

Destination Sydney: Getting Vivid with It

Destination Sydney: Getting Vivid with It
Earlier this summer, while friends were pulling out shorts and bikinis in preparation for Memorial Day barbecues, I was cramming tights and sweaters into a carry-on bag and preparing to go Down Under for the winter. Why head to Australia just as the chilly weather has arrived? I made the journey from...
June 25th, 2009 | Australia, City Travel, Lost Girls, Parties, Festivals & Events, Tours & Attractions | Read More

Dispatches from the Road: The Netherlands

Dispatches from the Road: The Netherlands
Travel not only changes your scenery, but can also alter the very way you live your life. When Canadian Lost Girl Heather Pals left everything familiar behind in to live in the Netherlands, she discovered how to focus more on her relationships, and why she doesn’t always need to have a plan. Here’s...
June 6th, 2009 | City Travel, Dispatches from the Road, Europe, Food & Wine, Parties, Festivals & Events | Read More

Lost in Colombia: Shake it all night long in Cartagena

Lost in Colombia: Shake it all night long in Cartagena
By Amanda Pressner LG Executive Editor Even if you’re hard at work on a big project (in my case, a book!) every Lost Girl needs a vacation. This year, I took mine in Cartagena, Colombia and posted about my experiences for the fabulous travel website Jaunted. This week and next, I’ll be sharing...
April 17th, 2009 | Blogging Your Trip, Colombia, Couples Travel, Dispatches from the Road, Parties, Festivals & Events | Read More