Posts Tagged ‘spas’

LG Guide to Myrtle Beach

LG Guide to Myrtle Beach
By Kristen Putch LG North American Travel Editor I’ll admit: I’m very skeptical of beach towns. While I love the ocean and the beach itself, the surrounding areas tend to be overrun with souvenir shops and arcades. So when I was invited to visit Myrtle Beach back in June, I expected nothing more...
May 2nd, 2012 | Adventure Travel, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, Spa & Beauty | Read More

LG’s Guide to Orlando (No visit to Mickey required)

LG’s Guide to Orlando (No visit to Mickey required)
By Kristen Kuchar Special to the Lost Girls Orlando is known for Disney, Universal, and kid-centered activities in general. But if tea cups and Dumbo rides aren’t on your itinerary for a trip, it doesn’t mean that Orlando is not an option. In fact, there’s plenty of reasons to visit this sunny...
April 11th, 2012 | Orlando | Read More

Lost in San Antonio: The Best Little Spa Treatment in Texas

Lost in San Antonio: The Best Little Spa Treatment in Texas
By Amanda Pressner LG Executive Editor There are plenty of times in life—and in San Antonio specifically!—that a Lost Girl really can have too much of a good thing. Despite the locals’ protests to the contrary, it actually is possible to overdo it the city’s world famous tacos, to stuff oneself...
May 6th, 2010 | Featured, Featured Getaway, Spa & Beauty, Texas | Read More

Beauty in the City: A Salt of the Senses in Chelsea

Beauty in the City: A Salt of the Senses in Chelsea
source: nytimes.com by Amanda Pressner LG Executive Editor If New York City wants to get healthier, our Mayor has informed us, we’ve really gotta to lay off the sodium. It’s a message that Ron Rofé, president and founder of Halo/Air Salt Rooms hasn’t exactly taken to heart. Last...
March 24th, 2010 | New York City, Spa & Beauty | Read More

New Year’s Eve in Upstate New York

New Year’s Eve in Upstate New York
Wine. Chocolate. Music. I’ll be surrounding myself with a few of my favorite things, and more importantly, some of my favorite people, to start off 2010 right. I was looking for someplace cozy and festive, and decided to go to a New Year’s Eve bash at Mirbeau Inn & Spa in the Finger Lakes...
January 23rd, 2010 | Food & Wine, Hotels & Resorts, New York State, Parties, Festivals & Events, Spa & Beauty | Read More

Lost in Costa Rica: Earth Friendly Pampering

Lost in Costa Rica: Earth Friendly Pampering
Last month, I traveled to Costa Rica for an extended getaway with my boyfriend Jeff before he left for law school. We decided to combine our adventure with a long-overdue Pressner family vacation-and I recently wrote about that experience for our good friends at Jaunted.com. I’ll also be sharing...
September 14th, 2009 | Costa Rica, Hotels & Resorts, Spa & Beauty | Read More

Spa Profile: Get Pampered, Naturally

Spa Profile: Get Pampered, Naturally
The editors at National Geographic Traveler’s weblog Intelligent Travel recently asked us to share some of our favorite moments and places from the road. For our first contribution to the site (we’re hoping there’s more!), we choose the spot that all three of us agreed we’d visit...
September 29th, 2007 | Indonesia, Lost Girls RTW Adventure, Spa & Beauty | Read More

Hunter Valley: A Hedonist’s Playground

Hunter Valley: A Hedonist’s Playground
There’s a lot more to Oz than the sunburned outback and endless beaches. When my fellow Lost Girls and I heard about the rolling vineyards, gourmet restaurants and relaxing spas that were to be found in Hunter Valley, we refilled the oil in our camper van (we learned our lesson!) and hit the road....
July 4th, 2007 | Australia, Cabins & Camping, Food & Wine, Lost Girls RTW Adventure, Spa & Beauty, Tours & Attractions | Read More

Just Say ‘Om’

Just Say ‘Om’
The Lost Girls found a secret hideaway in Diani Beach on the coast of Kenya: Shaanti Holistic Health Resort and Retreat. Set on a white sand beach overlooking the Indian Ocean, it’s an oasis of calm. Yoga and meditation classes are offered daily on an outdoor platform, Ayurvedic facials and massages...
December 15th, 2006 | Hotels & Resorts, Kenya, Lost Girls RTW Adventure, Spa & Beauty, Spiritual Travel | Read More

Beds, Baths and Beyond

Beds, Baths and Beyond
When Holly, Amanda and I decided to take an entire year off from the ‘real world’ to globetrot together, we realized it was a huge commitment. We knew from experience that we were excellent travel buddies, but jetting off for a week’s vacation to escape our daily grind wasn’t...
December 11th, 2006 | Group Travel, Kenya, Lost Girls RTW Adventure, Spa & Beauty | Read More