Posts Tagged ‘Spain’

Four Reasons to Skip Pamplona and One Reason Not to

Four Reasons to Skip Pamplona and One Reason Not to
By Victoria Drexel Special to Lost Girls  Every July a sea of people and an ocean of sangria flood the streets of what is usually a quiet, mid-sized, Basque mountain town for the annual San Fermin celebration. But it isn’t the sun rising over the Pyrenees or the rich Basque culture or even the chance...
June 14th, 2012 | City Guides, Spain | Read More

The LG Travel News Roundup: Mini Las Vegas Planned in Spain

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… What Happens in Spain, Stays in Spain While Las Vegas is famous for having miniature world monuments (such as the Statue of Liberty and the...
April 20th, 2012 | Weekly Travel News | Read More

Gibraltar: A Little Piece of Britain in Spain

Gibraltar: A Little Piece of Britain in Spain
For one of the most beautiful views in all of Spain, it turns out that you need to travel to…well, Britain. Yes, you read that right. Britain, complete with all the fish and chips, clipped accents and “God Save the Queen” you can possibly handle. Though Gibraltar and its famous rock are firmly...
September 6th, 2011 | Adventure Travel, Cultural Travel, England, Spain, Wildlife & Animals | Read More

Lost Girl of the Week: Kayleigh Minicozzi

Lost Girl of the Week: Kayleigh Minicozzi
This week’s Lost Girl, Kayleigh Minicozzi, graduated from Syracuse University with a degree in Newspaper Journalism, Religion and Women’s Studies in 2008.  A native of upstate New York and current resident of New York City, Kayleigh likes to think of the world as her neighborhood. She got...
August 31st, 2011 | Lost Girl of the Week | Read More

Going Solo in Valencia: The Ultimate Travel Guide

Going Solo in Valencia: The Ultimate Travel Guide
By Maggie Parker Special to the Lost Girls City Overview ValenTHia, as locals would call it, is on the coast and is known for: paella, el Ciudad de las artes y las ciencias, and oranges, but of course those aren’t the only great things about this city. Valencia was the first stop on my first solo...
August 26th, 2011 | Backpacking & Trekking, Cultural Travel, Extras, Spain | Read More

The Magic of Sevilla’s La Feria de Abril

By Maggie Parker The first time I heard anything about La Feria de Abril in Sevilla, Spain, was 4 days before I was scheduled to arrive there. I was traveling through Spain, and when I was in Valencia, I overheard someone on my walking tour mention that La Feria would be going on in Sevilla when she...
June 9th, 2011 | Parties, Festivals & Events, Spain | Read More

The LG Weekly News Roundup: 2.25

The LG Weekly News Roundup: 2.25
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 roundup right here…. El Bulli: Now excluding everyone ¡Dios Mios! El Bulli, the Catalonian restaurant known for wild molecular gastronomy creations,...
February 25th, 2010 | Weekly Travel News | Read More

Meet Our New Lost Girls Intern!

Meet Our New Lost Girls Intern!
Earlier this month, Lost Girls intern Patty Hodapp completed her study abroad program in Italy, and has since been gone on to become the Travel Lifestyle Editor for our site. Welcome Patty! Now that fall and a new semester have arrived, we’re thrilled to introduce our newest (and certainly most...
September 7th, 2009 | Lost Girls, Quitting & Career Management, South Africa, Studying Abroad, Working Abroad | Read More

Spring Break in Spain: Flying on Continental, Clickair and Spanair

Spring Break in Spain: Flying on Continental, Clickair and Spanair
Last week, Syracuse junior Ashlee Davis shared how she managed to book a last-minute Spring Break trip to Spain for less than a single credit hour at her university. The tickets were cheap-but were the worth the money? Ashlee reports on her experiences at 30,000 feet. *************** I flew Continental...
May 7th, 2009 | Air, Europe, Finances & Savings, Studying Abroad | Read More

Last Minute Trips: Spring Break in Spain

Last Minute Trips: Spring Break in Spain
Earlier this year, The Lost Girls traveled to Syracuse University to give a panel discussion with the Ed210 and Women in Communications chapters. During our trip, we met Syracuse Ed2010 web editor Ashlee Davis, who later wrote to share that she’d booked a last-minute Spring Break trip to three...
May 1st, 2009 | Extras | Read More