Archive for the ‘Featured’ Category

5 Tips for Editing Travel Videos – What I Wish I Knew Before I Hit the Road

5 Tips for Editing Travel Videos – What I Wish I Knew Before I Hit the Road
Edited by Brooke Schoenman LG Tech and Gear Editor This post comes to us from new Lost Girl contributor, Kristen Jacobson, an experienced video editor currently freelancing for a major television network. Kristen is planning to take a year-long adventure around the world, and you can read about her...
July 2nd, 2010 | Blogging Your Trip, Featured, Photography & Video | Read More

Entertainment: Free Summer-Night Flicks in NYC Parks

Entertainment: Free Summer-Night Flicks in NYC Parks
Everyone knows entertainment in NYC does not come cheap. Especially if you’re traveling as a couple (budget money for nice dinners, drinks, clubs, shows etc.) or with girlfriends (budget even more money for all of the above + shopping)…. But, thanks to the city’s fantastic FREE summer movie...
June 30th, 2010 | City Travel, Featured, Finances & Savings, New York City, Parties, Festivals & Events | Read More

Three Ways to Beat a Hangover in Honolulu

Three Ways to Beat a Hangover in Honolulu
By Molly Fergus LG Deputy Editor, Travel News Honolulu’s balmy ocean breezes (and $3 happy hour specials) make it all too easy to drink away hours at the beach – and inevitably wind up a little wilted the next morning. Sometimes, a quick dive in the surf and an afternoon sunbathing session are all...
June 29th, 2010 | Featured, Food & Wine, Hawaii | Read More

First Time Cruises – Best Cruise Itineraries for People Who’ve Never Cruised

First Time Cruises – Best Cruise Itineraries for People Who’ve Never Cruised
By Patty Hodapp LG Deputy Editor Think you know cruising? Gone are the days where ships were packed only with honeymooners and retirees. Now, thanks to the introduction of several new ships that were custom-built for adventure—and itineraries that take you way off the traditional charted course–cruises...
June 25th, 2010 | All Inclusives, Budget Travel, Cruise, Featured, Featured Getaway, Getting There Deals | Read More

Cheap Sleeping! Couch Surfing, AirBnB and Crash Padding As You Travel

Cheap Sleeping! Couch Surfing, AirBnB and Crash Padding As You Travel
by Adrienne Supino Special to Lost Girls World I love to travel, but as a young professional in an entry-level job I’m not exactly flying first class and chilling at trendy hotel bars while I wait to check into my deluxe penthouse suite! Fortunately for me and most travelers on a budget, there...
June 23rd, 2010 | Budget Travel, Featured, Staying There, Websites and Blogs | Read More

Interview with Brian Lio of Jet Set Zero

Interview with Brian Lio of Jet Set Zero
by Sarah Amandolare LG Entertainment Editor Brian Lio had toyed with the idea of leaving his cushy Microsoft job for something different. What would happen, he wondered, if he took off and saw how far he could go? Lio pitched the premise to his friend Rob “over a stack of pancakes at IHOP” in Seattle,...
June 18th, 2010 | Expats Abroad, Featured, Websites and Blogs | Read More

Featured Blog of the Week: Twenty-Something Travel

Featured Blog of the Week: Twenty-Something Travel
This week’s featured blog comes from our friend, Steph, over at Twenty-SomethingTravel.com, a blog about travel for young people; the why, the where and the how. Here, she shares some great (and easy!) tips on how to stash away a nice chunk of travel money. ***** The Small Things: 9 Little Ways...
June 11th, 2010 | Featured, Finances & Savings, Planning | Read More

Best Travel Laptop and Netbook Models: 4 Reviews

Best Travel Laptop and Netbook Models: 4 Reviews
by Brooke Schoenman LG Tech and Gear Editor One of the most underrated stresses of planning for travel is simply planning what to pack. This, of course, brings many a traveler to the question, “What kind of laptop should I bring?” Stress no more, fellow Lost Girls, as deciding which laptop...
June 9th, 2010 | Featured, Travel Products & Services | Read More

Are you in NYC? Come meet The Lost Girls on Tues, June 8th!

Are you in NYC? Come meet The Lost Girls on Tues, June 8th!
Hey Lost Girls (and of course, Lost Guys too!) Thanks so much to those of you who came for the launch of our book on May 11th at Borders Columbus Circle! We were totally overwhelmed by the awesome turnout! If you didn’t have the chance to stop by to attend the reading and Q&A session that day,...
June 2nd, 2010 | Featured, Ideas, The Lost Girls: The Book | Read More

Jet Set Zero: Risk Necessary, Money Optional

Jet Set Zero: Risk Necessary, Money Optional
by Sarah Amandolare LG Entertainment Editor Working abroad might be the most challenging yet rewarding way to experience a foreign culture. Regardless of what time of day your job begins and ends, or in which part of town it’s located, you’ll become entrenched in the local economy and way...
June 2nd, 2010 | Budget Travel, Featured, Websites and Blogs, Working Abroad | Read More