Posts Tagged ‘homesickness’

Ask The Travel Coach: Home(sick?) For The Holidays

Recently we announced the launch of our newest  feature, Ask the Travel Coach!  Life Sabbatical Coach Tara Russell has joined the Lost Girls team to act as our resident Travel Coach in Residence to answer questions from readers in our brand-new monthly feature. Readers will submit questions here, and...
December 13th, 2011 | Lost in the Mail | Read More

Lost Girl of the Week: Leland Strott

Lost Girl of the Week: Leland Strott
This week’s LG of the Week, Leland Strott, packed her bags after college graduation at Syracuse University and headed to England to study in a ground-breaking program. She found herself lost, not just physically, but emotionally, and learned that being lost not only means finding yourself away...
September 21st, 2011 | Lost Girl of the Week | Read More

How to be an On-the-Road Bridesmaid

How to be an On-the-Road Bridesmaid
By Briana Palma LG Contributor You’ve just found out the happy news that your sister, cousin or life-long girlfriend has a new sparkling piece of jewelry adorning a very important finger. But the announcement didn’t come alone. She also asked you to step into the high-heeled shoes of a bridesmaid...
December 1st, 2010 | Shopping & Style, Spa & Beauty | Read More

Away from Home During the Holidays? How to Deal

Away from Home During the Holidays? How to Deal
By Briana Palma LG Contributor I have been away from home for 306 days. In that time span both of my parents have moved to new houses, my sister got engaged and my cousin’s baby girl celebrated her first birthday. Meanwhile, I’ve learned a new language, earned a master’s degree and watched...
November 17th, 2010 | Staying Connected | Read More

Wienermobile Report: A Taste of Home on the Road

Wienermobile Report: A Taste of Home on the Road
This week, the Wienermobile Girls share how they manage to keep their sanity–and avoid getting too homesick!–during a yearlong road trip (inside a hot dog, no less!) Write to let us know what you do to stay comfortable and happy while traveling. ***** by Molly Fergus Although it’s...
March 13th, 2009 | Dispatches from the Road, Group Travel, Lost Girl of the Week, Tours & Attractions, Travel Philosophy, United States, Websites and Blogs | Read More

Home Sweet Retirement Home

Home Sweet Retirement Home
Being away from home for as long as we have, there are certain things I wish I could have tucked in my backpack to save for a rainy day, while there are others that I was happy to have left behind in The Big Apple. Items stacked high on the “Don’t Miss Pile”…Overpriced apartment...
April 22nd, 2007 | Asia, Family & Kid Travel, Leaving & Coming Home, Lost Girls RTW Adventure, North America | Read More

Lattes, Lindsay Lohan and Other Luxuries

Lattes, Lindsay Lohan and Other Luxuries
As seasoned travelers, we’ve each developed an unofficial code of conduct to live by whenever we go global. Some collective Lost Girls’ road rules, include: Always attempt to speak the language; avoid typically American faux pas (e.g. acting like your country’s rules apply abroad);...
August 20th, 2006 | City Travel, Leaving & Coming Home, Lost Girls RTW Adventure, Peru | Read More