Posts Tagged ‘getting along’

Crowd Knows Best: Pros and Cons of Group Travel

Crowd Knows Best: Pros and Cons of Group Travel
By Carmi Louw Special to Lost Girls World *** You know the saying – three’s a crowd.  It’s the general consensus that too many cooks spoil the broth, and I thought no different when preparing to go on a month-long jaunt through Europe with four friends.  It seemed like it would be...
April 7th, 2010 | Featured, Group Travel, Planning, Travel Philosophy | Read More

Taking the Long Way Around

Taking the Long Way Around
The Lost Girls officially pulled off the trip of a lifetime by safely landing in Oz, and it’s time to end our yearlong journey. While all the lessons we’ve learned on the road probably won’t hit us until after we’re back in the States, we do know this: Travel has proved we’re...
July 29th, 2007 | Australia, Leaving & Coming Home, Lost Girls RTW Adventure | Read More

The Countdown

The Countdown
A white elephant has decided to crash The Lost Girls adventure and of course, none of us want to admit that its there. He’s rearing his big head all over Australia, distracting us as we try to plan road trips, acting like a downer at happy hours and forcing us to toss and turn at 3:00am instead...
July 15th, 2007 | Australia, Leaving & Coming Home, Lost Girls RTW Adventure, Planning, Solo Travel | Read More

Interviews with Each Other

Interviews with Each Other
We have some fun news: Budget Travel magazine’s annual special issue, Girlfriend Getaways (on newsstands today), thought we were quirky enough to include in their publication. They asked us some questions, and, as usual, we had no problem talking (and talking, and talking…). You can check...
April 17th, 2007 | Dispatches from the Road, Group Travel, Ideas, LG Press & Media, Lost Girls RTW Adventure, Planning | Read More

Interviews with Each Other: Peru

Interviews with Each Other: Peru
We’ve just reached the end of our whirlwind journey through Peru, and are now taking off for the beaches of Brazil! Before we board our plane for shores unknown, we decided to interview each other about the best and worst of our trip so far. Here are our very candid thoughts about life as a Lost...
September 8th, 2006 | Group Travel, Lost Girls RTW Adventure, Packing & Wardrobe, Peru | Read More

Food Fight

Food Fight
Eating exotic new dishes and sampling local delicacies can certainly be one of the best parts of traveling abroad, but the Lost Girls learned today that satisfying our stomachs isn’t an enjoyable afterthought-food is absolutely essential to our collective group happiness. Without regularly scheduled...
June 29th, 2006 | Food & Wine, Hostels, Lost Girls RTW Adventure | Read More