BARCELONA & CATALONIA REGION

"As usual, coming early in the morning, opening my email and reading your articles opens my mind and the day seems shorter and much more pleasant. No words to say but a great thank you. You got the feeling of the Palace and reflect it perfectly in your article." -- Roser Giner, Director of Sales, Hotel Avenida Palace

"If I had never been in the Baix Empord?area before, I would definitely visit the region after the article!!! I think that using photographs and names of the people you meet when travelling to different places is a really good way of describing a property and the ambience that you breathe in it." --Vikki Benito Sales Manager Relais & Châteaux Mas de Torrent

"Fantastic work! Excellent!" --Jose Luis Fernandez, General Manager Hotel Claris

"Your article about us was stupendous! Many thanks! We hope you have you as guests again." --The Owners, Restaurant Neichel

BERLIN

"Great Article! For me, the best ever written for us. Great pictures and lots of emotions." --Thies Sponholz, General Manager Rocco Forte's Hotel de Rome

BERMUDA

"Wonderful article - thank you very much!" -Edward M. Shapard, General Manager, Elbow Beach Hotel

"Wonderful exposure" -William Griffith, Director Bermuda Tourist Board

CALIFORNIA

"So glad that you had such a wonderful seafood experience at Aqua, Dana Point. I always enjoy your stories with their vivid, romantic descriptions.?-- Laura Lehrmann Fern Berman Associates,

"Your thorough reporting and captive descriptions were such a pleasure to read! We all THANK YOU for your accurate depiction of our beautiful hotel." --Lisa Hagen, Director of Public Relations, St. Regis Los Angeles

Riviera Palm Springs, California

"Great read! Thank you for the wonderful article. We look forward to reading about your travels to the other properties as well!" -Marguarite Clark Public Relations

LA QUINTA
"Great read! Thank you for the wonderful article. We look forward to reading about your travels to the other properties as well!" -Marguarite Clark Public Relations

"Lovely write-up, thanks. Looking forward to more." -Laura Lehrman + Chin Public Relations

THE GRAND DEL MAR
"You truly captured the wonderfulness of the place." -Lehrman + Chin Public Relations

COSTA RICA

"The article is so beautiful, thank you. You don't really write about places, you write about people, and that makes the places all the more interesting! We will cherish this article." --Pam and Carlos Rodriguez, Owners, Flamingo Beach Resort and Spa

"Your article could not be a better description." - - Alain Taulere, Owner -Mar y Sol restaurant

CÔTE D'AZUR

"Thank you so much for such a great and precise article on the Martinez. It is certainly one of the most accurate pieces I have ever seen on the subjects that you have covered so well.?Sylvain Ercoli, General Manager--Hotel Martinez, Cannes

"I wanted to tell you how much I did appreciate the quality of your article ! It is exactly what we wanted you to feel and to understand from our modest property. With my warmest personal regards to both of you!" - -Christophe Aldunate, General Manager, Palais de la Mediteranee, Nice

FLORIDA

"Thank you Harvey & Myrna. Great article. So happy to be included." Jennifer Chaefsky, Managing Partner, Macchialina

“All I can say is that we are humbled and honored to have you feature our establishment as "marvelous" among all of Miami's busy scene!” -- Antonio Braschi - Costa Med, Key Biscayne, Florida

"Just great job, covers so much." -- Tom Donahue, General Manager, Shula's, Hilton Naples, Florida

"Loved the article you wrote" -- Axel Gasser, General Manager, Breakwater Hotel, Miami Beach, Florida

"Such a great, detailed piece! The hotel is going to be thrilled." - -Adriana Aragon, TARA, Ink.

"Fabulous review! This is certainly the most in-depth review of the resort and club in our 27+ year history!?-Katherine L. Songster, Public Relations Manager Longboat Key Club & Resort

"This is a great article. Thanks for making me look so good and the 'Don' as well!? --Ronald J. MacDougall, Resort Host & Certified Concierge Don Cesar Beach Resort, St. Petersburg Beach

"Your article and the time and energy you put into it is wonderful. You all are very well respected for what you do and this shows why.?--Russ Bond, General Manager Vinoy Hotel and Resort, St. Petersburg

"Thank you for your wonderfully descriptive article. You were able to capture the true Italian Renaissance/ European feel of the property.?-- Margee Adelsperger, Public Relations Manager The Breakers, Palm Beach

"WOW - The article - it is just terrific. I am forwarding a copy to everyone!" Lisa Cole, Director of Public Relations Fontainebleau Hotel, Miami Beach

"Thank you for this beautiful story...We loved it. We are going to distribute amongst employees, too as it will make them feel real good!! We look forward to seeing you real soon! You are the best!" --Heather Niven, Public Relations Coordinator Palms & National Hotels, Miami Beach

GENEVA

"Just one word SUPERBE. It warms my heart and will warm the hearts of all those you have mentioned making them so pleased to be part of LE RICHEMOND. It tops any glitzy review speaking of style in a trendy magazine by far, touching on the essence of our passion, the people. Many, many thanks." -- Patrick Mossu, General Manager Le Richemond

ISRAEL

“Thank you so much for the beautiful posts.” -- Yael Biedermann, Hotel Manager, Shenkin Hotel

“Thank you for bringing your Tel Aviv experience to life in your recent piece in the Frommer Luxe Travel. Our efforts and achievements would not be complete if not for the support of the media. Thank you for teaching me another ‘secret about our city’ and for sharing our message.” -- David E. Cohen | General Manager David InterContinental, Tel Aviv

“Such a pleasure to work with the Frommers a second time. Their review offered potential guests a look into the David InterContinental Tel Aviv’s amenities, and gave them a flavor of the surrounding area.” -- Stephanie Goldman | Account Manager | Steinreich Communications

"It was a pleasure to work with you. You've truly captured the Inbal Jerusalem Hotel's authentic Old World feel and highlighted its modern luxuries. We look forward to hearing about your travels and welcoming you back again." -- Stephanie Goldman, Account Manager, Steinreich Communications Group, Inc.

"Detailed and wonderful write up, it is much appreciated. You are the best, and thank you! Great exposure for us." -- Jane Yacoubzadi, Manager Media Relations, Sheraton Tel Aviv Hotel & Towers

"VERY NICE what you wrote and thank you, thank you! Coverage appreciated." -- Sheryl Stein, Manager, Advertising/Public Relations/Social Media, EL AL Israel Airlines.

“This is great, Harvey and Myrna. Thanks a lot."
--Motti Verses, General Manager, Hilton Tel Aviv

ISTANBUL

"We loved it. I sent it off to some of my colleagues around the world so they'll know what the hotel is like. I love how you are really able to write about a place and bring it to life.?--Christina Koenig, Public Relations Manager Hyatt Regency Istanbul/Hyatt International Corp.

"Beautiful article about our property. I hope to welcome you back to Istanbul." -- Gulderen Tugcu, Public Relations Manager Cirigan Palace Hotel Kempinski

"Superb article. Your interest and efforts are greatly appreciated." -- Levent Demirel, Director Turkish Tourist Board

ITALY

"Thank you for your amazing article." - Bruno Papaleo, General Manager, Palazzo Manfredi

"You are definitely two stars with great knowledge of real and unique luxury experience. With your writings you are able to transmit the essence of experiencing a place, a property, meeting people, discovering all the right and unique angles for luxury travelers. SUPERB!" - Paola Vasta, Vice President, Luxury Key Consultancy

"I liked the article very much. I loved it!" - Paolo Lorenzoni, General Manager, Gritti Palace, Venice

"Grazie! It was a genuine pleasure having you here with us. Your opinion and professional insight are most valuable and my only regret is that I would have liked to spend some more time with you." - Paolo Lorenzoni, General Manager, Gritti Palace, Venice

"What a beautiful article!!! Wonderful article!!! Thank you for the good word spent on this magic hotel and, of course, on me and my staff. Thanks also for the nice words on Paolo Lorenzoni, my Big Boss!!!" - Alessandro Innocenti, General Manager, Hotel Des Etrangers et Miramare Siracusa

LISBON, MADEIRA, AND THE ALGARVE

"I'm sure that after the American traveler reads of your experiences in Portugal that he/she too, will be able to go and return with the most cherished cultural treasures Portugal has to offer and the most unimaginable experiences. I was very pleased that you were able to write about it with such passion." - Frederico Costa, Director Tourist Office of Portugal

"Not only did I enjoy reading the article but the subsequent (and prior) articles on Portugal have been informative and interesting. It is obvious from the precise facts in your articles that you not only appreciate information but use it to produce an out of the ordinary' article. Thank you again." - Luis E. Pinheiro, General Manager Lapa Palace, Orient Express Hotels

"Marvelous article. I have copied it to all the team." - Lars Hansen, General Manager Savoy Hotel, Madeira"

"Thank you so much for the brilliant article." - Kathryn Wilson, Director of Sales & Marketing Reed's Palace, Madeira

"Congratulations! informative and laudatory writing about our region and our hotel. We were all happy to read that you could find so much information in such a short period of time. Thank you very much for your help in promoting the Algarve." - Patrice Glogg, General Manager Hotel Quinta do Lago?

"The Portuguese National Tourist Office and M. Silver Associates think the article positively captured much of the Algarve region and Quinta Do Lago Hotel. I think your readers will learn a lot about the Algarve region and will surely enjoy your story-telling talent." --Amalia Parthenakis, M. Silver Associates Inc.

LONDON

"What a tour de force, you must have some Irish blood to be able to write like this. Thanks a million for taking the time and investing so much thought in to this lovely piece." --Liam Lambert, General Manager/Director Mandarin Oriental, London

"What an article! Thank you so much for taking the time to come and see us all here at Brown's. It was great to meet you both and to have such a positive and flowing report." --Sally Rouse, Director of Sales & Marketing Brown's Hotel

"We were delighted to receive your piece on The Ritz With thanks, and appreciation.?--Gerrie Pitt Director of Press/Public Relations Ritz Hotel

MADRID

"Your article has captured the true essence of the hotel, as reflected in the attitudes and enthusiasm of the management and staff, which combines a remarkable history with an ongoing dedication to service. Your focus on the people who make the Ritz so special is most welcome." -- Anton Küng, General Manger the Ritz Hotel

"Thank you not only for the interesting and enjoyable article that offers the readers the human aspect and the warm charm of the hotel, but also for your dedication and enchanting presence in the hotel." --Marta M. Butragueño, Communications Manager Hotel Villa Magna

"Thank you very much for the rich and rewarding text. We feel sure that anyone who reads it will jump at the chance to come visit us." -- Denys Courtier, Executive Assistant Manager Villa Magna

"I enjoyed your article about El Cafe de La Opera, Madrid because it came, finally, after my searching extensively for information about this venue. I have a group tour to Spain next year, and would like to include this restaurant." --Lucille Stern, Marshall Field's Travel

MARRAKECH

"As always your articles are very detailed and describe the vibe and concept of our properties very accurately. It is a pleasure to collaborate with you and I hope to have the opportunity to welcome you again very soon -- Very Kind regards." Jérôme Foucaud, General Manager Murano Resorts Marrakech

"Thank you very much for your fantastic article about Marrakech and the Riad Lotus Privilège! Not only the text portraits but what guests are going to encounter behind the walls. Your report will encourage many readers to come to Marrakech. --Olaf Galaburda, Directeur Général/Directeur d'Exploitation Riads Lotus Group

MIAMI

“The article is great.” Elizabeth Romero, Zuma Miami

NAPLES, ITALY

"Your article on Excelsior and Vesuvio is great." Barbara Mancini, Director of Sales, Prestige Hotels

NEW ENGLAND

“FABULOUS!” - Saverio Mancini, Media Relations Manager, Saybrook inn & Spa, Saybrook, CT. Saybrook Inn and Spa

"We all love it, you're fantastic writers. We love your personal style that peeks through!" -GM, Reluctant Panther, Manchester, Vermont

"I love the piece you did on The Colonnade Hotel and David Colella" -Mary Gendron, President at Middleton & Gendron, The Colonnade Boston

"Great piece, will be including link to our mailing list numbering more than seven thousand." David Colella, General Manager, Colonnade Hotel

NEW YORK CITY

"You captured the restaurant Marea, our staff, our food, etc. And George Barber is such a character!! THANK YOU"-- Olivia Young, Media Relations & Assistant to Chef Michael White, Altamarea Group LLC

"A big thank you from the management at '21' and Orient-Express Hotels for a lovely tribute to our beloved restaurant. I have received tremendous feedback from our team." --Shari Aponte,Public Relations Manager 21 and Orient-Express Hotels

"Beautifully done. Thank you. I am sure my client will be thrilled."--Lou Hammond & Asssociates, Le Perigord

"Wonderful. I'm passing it around to the rest of the Communications staff. Last paragraph of your review was sheer poetry!?-- Michael Walker, Senior Publicist "Reaching for the Stars: Einstein," American Museum of Natural History

"It was wonderful to read your article, and we appreciate very much that you came to Aquavit. See you again soon." Skål, Håkan Swahn President

Ai Fiori

"Amazing!! Thank you!" Olivia Young, Media Relations & Assistant to Chef Michael White Altamarea Group

OREGON

"Wow, what a terrifically thorough and well-written article! Thank you so much for this." --Amy Richard, Media Relations Director Ashland Shakespeare Festival Festival

"The article received rave reviews. It was thorough and you captured the very essence of our little valley." --Sue Stephens, Convention Sales Director Medford Visitors and Convention Bureau

"Thank you for your prose and for thinking of us. The article is lovely and sure to bring more awareness to southern Oregon." -- Liz Wan, Troon Vineyard

PARIS

"How can I thank you for what you have written? I am sure you gave many readers the desire to come and visit Murano. I read your piece in the middle of a meeting with all the staff: they were really proud of the great article you wrote and of course all join me in thanking you warmly. Very best regards" -- Jérôme Foucaud, General Manager Muran Urban Resort

"Thank you so much for this wonderful feature about The Hotel de Crillon and Les Ambassadeurs.... And all the compliments on our staff!!" Elodie Tavares, Press Manager

"Superb article, reads perfectly.?- Christophe Lorvo, General Manager, Hyatt Paris Madeleine

"Thank you so much, the article was excellent and photos are great!"-- Le Grand Véfour staff.

"Terrific! Great article.?-- Emmanuelle Perrier, Directeur de la Communication Alain Ducasse 59 Poincare

ROME

"What a lovely article. I love the stroke of your pen. Every time I receive one of you articles, I stop whatever I am doing and read it in a sitting!" --Manuel Dell-Orsi, Executive Assistant to General Manager, St. Regis Hotel

"Your opinion and professional insight are most valuable and my only regret is that I would have liked to spend some more time with you." --Paolo Lorenzoni , General Manager, Hotel Excelsior

"We enjoyed so much the article that describes very well the hotel's history, the chef's plates and the real positive impressions that you had in dining with us." --Stefano Aceto, Restaurant Manager Hotel Raphael

"At the de Russie and at our Rocco Fote Hotels Head Office we have all loved your article about us. It has been placed as reference on our Jardin du Russie web page." --Elena Bruno, Director of Sales & Marketing, Hotel de Russie

"We read your fabulous article and remain positively surprised of how in just one visit, you have displayed our particular atmosphere. Every particular you described perfectly evokes our will to show up our art of hospitality.? --Antonio Panci, Front Office Manager Hotel Lord Byron

ST. BARTS

"The entire team and I thank you so much for your great article. You are famous for your unique style of writing and not only is your article interesting, but also a delight to read." -- Marc Théz? General Manager Hotel Guanahani

"Fantastic article! I can truly get a feel for your experience on the island! The pictures and the article are great on the Guananhani. Thanks so much for such a glowing piece."-- Alice Marshall, Public Relations

ST. PETERSBURG, RUSSIA

"It was a great piece indeed and I have passed it already the same day to everybody.?--Alexander Pichel, General Manager Hotel Astoria

ST. TRÔPEZ

"Great piece, reveals all the Byblos' sides. The added value of your article lies in the human dimension you gave through the different interviews. Your article is definitely one of my favourites!" -- Antoine Chevanne, Propriétaire & Directeur Général, Owner & General Manager Hotels Byblos

"What a thorough and great job you did. Great coverage. It looks great!" --Karon Cullen, Public Relations Representative for Byblos

VENICE

"You know the place better that the General Manager!!! But also I want express my gratitude and appreciation for the nice words related to myself. Grazie!" -- Paolo Lorenzoni, General Manager Hotel Gritti Palace, Venice

"A huge THANK YOU for the wonderful articles, I have attentively read all 3 and wish to really really thank you for the wonderful words you deserved to us and to myself specifically! I have forwarded them to our Hotel Manager Ms. Pagano, along with our marketing team. I hope there will be soon another chance in the future to welcome you here.” -- DANIELA DURANTE Front Office Manager The Westin Europa & Regina, Venice

VIENNA

"I cannot tell how much I enjoyed reading the Imperial story. What a lovely review about Vienna and how beautifully you captured the style and soul of the city and the hotel alike!" - -Petra Engl-Wurzer, Director of Public Relations, Starwood, Austria

"Thank you from Vienna for your comprehensive pieces on the Imperial and Bristol!" - -Eva Draxler, Media Manager WienTourismus /Vienna Tourist Board

WALES

"My thanks for the wonderful article you wrote on St David's Hotel & Spa. It was a fantastic piece one of the best I have ever read on the hotel and Cardiff. It will have a very positive impact on the hotel I am sure." -- Debbie Taylor General Manager

WASHINGTON, D.C.

"On behalf of the entire hotel, I would like to thank you for the wonderful article. I enjoyed your description of all of the hotel facilities, services, art collection and the history tied to it all. We look forward to welcoming you back to your home in the nation's capital."-- Liliana Baldassari, Director of Public Relations Four Seasons Hotel, D.C.

"Thank you very much for the beautiful piece: great to read your wonderful descriptions." --Michel Morauw, General Manager Park Hyatt, D.C.

"You have captured the hotel like no other writers and if one has never stepped inside our doors, you have provided an exceptional preview of what a guest will find once they enter. and we will be very pleased to share your article in our sales process. We are deeply grateful for the attention to detail, the many connections to Mr. Jefferson noted." -Joan Esposito, Sales and Marketing Mgr, The Jefferson Hotel

"I also wanted to thank you for Beautiful description of your experience at The Spa. Wonderful article." --Nora Sommerkamp, Spa Director, The Jefferson

“Thanks so very much for the wonderful write up concerning your recent visit to the Willard Intercontinental Hotel. I sincerely appreciate the detail of the review and I thank you for the kind words.” -- Sheila Hession, Director of Sales & Marketing, Willard Intercontinental, Washington D.C.

"Washington’s Wondrous Willard Intercontinental Treasure" -- World Travel List

"WOW - I Love it !!!" -- David E. Cohen, General Manager InterContinental, David Tel Aviv

SPANISH-JEWISH CONNECTION

"We are grateful for your enthusiastic efforts to uncover unknown facets of Spain's Jewish heritage and your uncanny ability to dig up new information on the Jews of Spain."- Francisco Giron, Director, Tourist Office of Spain

HYATT

"Thanks for the great coverage you have generated for Hyatt. It is much appreciated. I have asked my colleagues at our Europe, Africa, Middle East properties to support your efforts." -- Angie Hall, Director of Marketing Communications Hyatt International

AIRLINES

"Great...thanks for the piece." Tad Hutcheson Vice President of Marketing and Sales, Air Tran Airways

"Love the article about our airlines." ---- Kelley Wood, Public Relations Manager, American Airlines

"The article truly encompasses the feel and experience of Upper Class. Thanks for doing such an interesting piece.?-- Wendy Buck, Public Relations Director, Virgin Atlantic Airways