Posts Tagged ‘egypt’

The LG Travel News Roundup: Afghanistan Rebuilding for History

The LG Travel News Roundup: Afghanistan Rebuilding for History
By Heather Brennan LG News Intern Missed the big travel stories of the week? And the weird, wacky and insignificant ones? We’ve got your roundup right here… Afghan Museum Rebuilding The National Museum of Afghanistan is slowly rebuilding after the being very hard hit by war and Taliban rule. The...
September 14th, 2012 | Weekly Travel News | Read More

Navigating the Arab Spring

Navigating the Arab Spring
By Ashleen Williams Special to Lost Girls  Everything changed in the Middle East in December 2010, when Muhammad Al Bouazizi, a Tunisian fruit seller, lit himself on fire and ignited what is popularly called the “Arab Spring.” Though a little over a year has past, there is still unrest and revolution...
May 18th, 2012 | City Travel, Featured, Solo Travel | Read More

The LG Travel News Roundup: Small Town Hit By Solar Eclipse Astro-Tourism

The LG Travel News Roundup: Small Town Hit By Solar Eclipse Astro-Tourism
By Susmita Baral LG News Intern Missed the big travel stories of the week? And the weird, wacky and insignificant ones? We’ve got your roundup right here… Astro-Tourism Hits Utah The town of Kannaraville, Utah is going to see a spike in tourism due to being one of the best places on the planet...
February 10th, 2012 | Weekly Travel News | Read More

The LG Travel News Roundup: Neon Surfers Kick off Australian Summer

By Susmita Baral LG News Intern Missed the big travel stories of the week? And the weird, wacky and insignificant ones? We’ve got your roundup right here… Neon Surfers Kick Off Summer Seventeen surfers in Bondi Beach sported glow-in-the-dark wetsuits and neon boards to kick off the Australian summer....
December 9th, 2011 | Weekly Travel News | Read More

The LG Travel News Roundup: 2.4.11

The LG Travel News Roundup: 2.4.11
By Susmita Baral LG News Intern Missed the big travel stories of the week? And the weird, wacky and insignificant ones? We’ve got your roundup right here… King Tut’s Tomb to Be Roped-Off Forever As if Egypt didn’t have enough to worry about right now, several tombs, including that of...
February 4th, 2011 | Weekly Travel News | Read More

Lost Girl of the Week: Angela Petitt

Lost Girl of the Week: Angela Petitt
This week’s Lost Girl, Angela Petitt, is an IT professional and native Houstonian, who decided to take a step of faith by resigning her corporate position during the recession to go on sabbatical. Her sabbatical travels have led her to amazing destinations such as Turkey, Israel, Egypt, Colombia,...
November 3rd, 2010 | Lost Girl of the Week | Read More