Posts Tagged ‘scuba diving’

Where to Sleep: Hotel and Lodging News 9.20.10

By Ashley Cheng Hotel & Lodging Editor Welcome to this week’s hospitality news roundup: top hotel, hostel, inn and lodging stories from around the world (wide web). *** A Room with An Ocean View: Guests Stay in Converted Oil Rig At the Seaventures Dive Resort, you can dive right out of your hotel...
September 21st, 2010 | Hotel News | Read More

The LG Weekly Travel News Roundup: 10.15.2009

The LG Weekly Travel News Roundup: 10.15.2009
by Molly Fergus LG Travel News Editor Missed the big travel stories of the week? And the weird, wacky and insignificant ones? We’ve got your round-up right here…. ************************** New side of the tracks A sour economy isn’t all doom-and-gloom for the travel industry. Thanks...
October 15th, 2009 | Air, Bike, Europe, Mexico, Walking, Weekly Travel News | Read More

Lost Girls Field Trip: Andros Island-Part 9

Lost Girls Field Trip: Andros Island-Part 9
Jen: While I wouldn’t trade my position as 1/3 of The Lost Girls writing team for anything in…well…the world, I recently spread my journalist wings and accepted my first solo assignment: a 9-part web series on Andros Island for the pop culture travel site, Jaunted.com. But even though...
April 8th, 2009 | Adventure Travel, All Inclusives, Andros Island, Dispatches from the Road, Hotels & Resorts | Read More

Lost Girls Field Trip: Andros Island-Part 8

Lost Girls Field Trip: Andros Island-Part 8
Jen: While I wouldn’t trade my position as 1/3 of The Lost Girls writing team for anything in…well…the world, I recently spread my journalist wings and accepted my first solo assignment: a 9-part web series on Andros Island for the pop culture travel site, Jaunted.com. But even though...
March 25th, 2009 | Adventure Travel, All Inclusives, Andros Island, Dispatches from the Road, Fitness & Workouts, Hotels & Resorts, Solo Travel, Websites and Blogs | Read More

Lost Girl Field Trip: Andros Island-Part 4

Lost Girl Field Trip: Andros Island-Part 4
Jen: While I wouldn’t trade my position as 1/3 of The Lost Girls writing team for anything in…well…the world, I recently spread my journalist wings and accepted my first solo assignment: a 9-part web series on Andros Island for the pop culture travel site, Jaunted.com. But even though...
February 5th, 2009 | Adventure Travel, Andros Island, Bahamas, Blogging Your Trip, Health & Safety, Hotels & Resorts, Travel Philosophy | Read More

Lost Girl Field Trip: Andros Island-Part 2

Lost Girl Field Trip: Andros Island-Part 2
Jen: While I wouldn’t trade my position as 1/3 of The Lost Girls writing team for anything in…well…the world, I recently spread my journalist wings and accepted my first solo assignment: a 9-part web series on Andros Island for the pop culture travel site, Jaunted.com. But even though...
January 5th, 2009 | Adventure Travel, Andros Island, Bahamas, Blogging Your Trip, Hotels & Resorts, Lost Girls | Read More

Lost Girl Field Trip: Andros Island-Part1

Lost Girl Field Trip: Andros Island-Part1
Jen: While I wouldn’t trade my position as 1/3 of The Lost Girls writing team for anything in…well…the world, I recently spread my journalist wings and accepted my first solo assignment: a 9-part web series on Andros Island for the pop culture travel site, Jaunted.com. But even though...
December 30th, 2008 | Adventure Travel, All Inclusives, Andros Island, Bahamas, Blogging Your Trip, Caribbean, Dispatches from the Road, Hotels & Resorts, Solo Travel, Websites and Blogs | Read More

Learning to Live-Aboard

Learning to Live-Aboard
I first heard about live-aboard dive trips about four year ago, when I got my SCUBA certification in Grand Cayman, and almost immediately decided that it was something I’d never do. The idea of stranding myself at sea on a tiny boat for several days sounded pretty unappealing (claustrophobic, even)...
September 22nd, 2007 | Australia, Fitness & Workouts, Lost Girls RTW Adventure, Solo Travel | Read More

Call me shallow: my favorite new reason to dive

Call me shallow: my favorite new reason to dive
Yes the schools of fishies are pretty and there’s no faster way to find an instant community of adventurous new friends, but on my first liveaboard experience, I found another great reason to take the plunge: scuba diving burns insane amounts of calories! I’d heard that rumor long before...
September 20th, 2007 | Australia, Fitness & Workouts, Lost Girls RTW Adventure, Solo Travel | Read More

Finding Nemo

Finding Nemo
I had many goals for my yearlong, around-the-world adventure: Hike the Inca Trail in Peru, volunteer in Kenya, do yoga school in India. I wanted to explore all the things I never had time to while slumped over my computer. Somehow I got the chance to try it all, and my final frontier was to dive into...
May 1st, 2007 | Adventure Travel, Bus, Fitness & Workouts, Lost Girls RTW Adventure, Solo Travel, Sports & Games, Thailand, Tours & Attractions, Wildlife & Animals | Read More