Posts Tagged ‘travel’

How Travel Changed Me

By Brianna Entler Special to Lost Girls   It was the day before I was to take my first trip out of the country. My sister and I would be flying to England to visit a friend I had met the previous semester. I was doing the usual pre-trip checks. Clothes? Check. Camera? Check. Charger? Check. Passport?...
December 22nd, 2011 | England, Traveling Solo & Together | Read More

The New York Times Travel Show 2011: Saturday Road Map

The New York Times Travel Show 2011: Saturday Road Map
by Courtney Scott Special to Lost Girls World The travel industry’s jet setters, junkies and international elite are descending upon New York’s Javits Center this weekend for the 2011 New York Times Travel Show. Whether you’re a professional travelista or just looking for a dose of...
February 25th, 2011 | Adventure Travel, Traveling Solo & Together | Read More

Italy Travel Guide—Tips for Traveling to Italy

Italy Travel Guide—Tips for Traveling to Italy
By Jenny Avallon LG Guides Editor Country overview La dolce vita. Italians believe in “the good life,” and any vacation here is contingent upon getting swept up in the beauty of the country and its people. From the narrow alleyways of Venice to the cobblestone piazzas in Rome to the shorelines...
January 24th, 2011 | Country Guides, Italy, Planning, Tours & Attractions | Read More

5 Wacky, Weird and Wonderful Travel Websites You’ve (Probably) Never Heard Of

5 Wacky, Weird and Wonderful Travel Websites You’ve (Probably) Never Heard Of
Travel websites are an integral part of planning a trip. Whether it’s determining where to go, how to get there, what to see and do, where to eat, or how to score a toothbrush (if you’re a serial forgetful packer) these websites provide services, travel tips, and amusement to give your adventure...
August 2nd, 2010 | Air, Spa & Beauty, Websites and Blogs | Read More

First Time Cruises – Best Cruise Itineraries for People Who’ve Never Cruised

First Time Cruises – Best Cruise Itineraries for People Who’ve Never Cruised
By Patty Hodapp LG Deputy Editor Think you know cruising? Gone are the days where ships were packed only with honeymooners and retirees. Now, thanks to the introduction of several new ships that were custom-built for adventure—and itineraries that take you way off the traditional charted course–cruises...
June 25th, 2010 | All Inclusives, Budget Travel, Cruise, Featured, Featured Getaway, Getting There Deals | Read More

Green Travel: Find Your Inner Eco-Girl

Green Travel: Find Your Inner Eco-Girl
With our environment as a high stakes global issue, green-consciousness is a growing habit for many people… whether your an avid recycler or big-time energy consumer, travel may seem like it comes with unavoidable waste. Despite what you may think, going green on the road is actually easy to do,...
June 7th, 2010 | Eco-Travel, Travel Philosophy | Read More

How We: Quit our Jobs to Travel

How We: Quit our Jobs to Travel
Office life might be little more than fuzzy memory now, but here’s what we have to say about giving our job–and yours–the old heave-ho. How We: Quit our Jobs to Travel Initially, Jen, Holly and I worried that it would appear a little flakey to take a working hiatus after only five...
March 3rd, 2007 | Leaving & Coming Home, Lost Girls RTW Adventure, New York City, Planning, Quitting & Career Management | Read More