Author: LostKid

Blog, Travel Tips

What you need to know about Airbnb in Los Angeles

I’ve been an Airbnb user the last 8 years now ( Airbnb began in 2008). I have had some wonderful experiences using the service: the Philadelphia Asian couple who made and shared dinner with me, the cool dudes in Culver City, California who I enjoyed playing Xbox video games every night, the San Clemente retired […]

City Guides

New York City

Where to stay in NYC : My recommendations for budget hostels in NYCChelsea International HostelVanderbilt YMCAAmerican Dream Hostel How to get around New York City : MTA New York City Transit NYC Subway ( see the map ) Roosevelt Island Ferry Free Things to do in New York City : Walk across the Brooklyn Bridge […]

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San Diego

Where to stay in San Diego : My favorite hostels in San San Diego Adventure Travel Hostel ( Little Italy )Point Loma HostelBanana Bungalo How to get around San Diego : San Diego Trolley San Diego Coaster North County Sprinter Hop on Hop Off Free Things to do in San Diego : Visit San Diego […]

Travel Tips

Travel Medical Insurance

What is travel insurance ? When traveling outside of your home country it’s important to buy international travelers medical insurance to cover yourself against accidents or illness. Even if you have private medical insurance at home the chances are this will not cover you when traveling abroad, or if it does cover you that coverage […]

City Guides

San Francisco

Where to stay in SF : My favorite hostels in San Francisco Adelaide Hostel ( near Union Square )Green Tortoise ( North Beach )Music City Hotel ( Nob Hill )Fort Mason Hostel International ( near Pier 39) How to get around San Francisco : BART ( Bay Area Rapid Transport ) – Gets you to […]

City Guides

Los Angeles

About the Travel Guide – Los Angeles is my hometown and this guide is for the foreign or domestic traveller who want to ditch the car and navigate this giant city by bus or train. Getting Around Los Angeles Los Angeles Metro Rail The Los Angeles Metro Rail is an urban rail transportation system serving Los […]

Travel Tips

The life of a digital nomad

Welcome to my newly updated travel blog. My site has been out of commission for a couple of months as I was busy building websites for other clients. My name is Elle Gamboa and I’m a full-time web designer and web developer specializing in WordPress and E-Commerce sites. My current blog is built using WordPress […]