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A Thing of Beauty: Trade as One: Feature Story (Pro Bono)

“ This story is fantastic! Thanks so much for the obvious hard work and thought you put into this. This will be a huge asset on our site and any time we are telling the AITA story. – Kevin Madsen, VP, Sales & Marketing A Thing of Beauty In the Heart of Zululand, Women Use […]

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Roads to Adventure Magazine: “A Semblance of the Serengeti” Reviewed: Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Sample: Feature Article:  A Semblance of the Serengeti (A Press Review of the Opening of Disney’s Animal Kingdom Park) Featured In: Roads to Adventure Magazine Target Audience: Busters – Boomers and their children who like to experience the Great Outdoors as a family Download published article at the end of this article or read text-only […]

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Amex Travel Planner – Jamaica

Amex Travel Planner – Jamaica Islanders will tell you that Jamaica’s a good place to leave your baggage. Pilgrims often unpack theirs high atop the 140-million year-old Blue Mountains, where, a local “Marleyite” will tell you, you’ll descend from the top of the world changed forever. Jah man, we be tellin’ you. Jamaica is a […]

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Umbria: “The Green Heart of Italy” – Travel copy

Title: Umbria: “The Green Heart of Italy” Client: Lux Pads, Web UMBRIA – “The Green Heart of Italy” It’s hard to take umbrage with Umbria: It’s darn near perfect. Dubbed the “Green Heart of Italy,” Umbria is the only region of Italy with no coastline, no shared border and no particular place to go. It’s […]

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La Jolla – California’s Secret Coastal Jewel

Client: Lux Pads Destination: La Jolla Audience: Sophisticated, discriminating traveler “La Jolla” California’s Secret Coastal Jewel The Perfect Weekend Getaway includes Endless Views, Sun, Surf, Beach, Dining, and Sights Clark, Greta and Groucho. Besides being the A-list celebs of their day, these 1930s Hollywood luminaries had something else in common: a regular need to escape […]

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Amex Travel Planner – Cancun

Copy Challenge: Cancun has a reputation as being a “party hardy” place–specifically for Spring Breakers. My challenge was to bring in a different crowd–the sophisticated, affluent traveler (Conde Naste, Travel & Leisure readers) who needed to see a less hedonistic & more cerebral Cancun that appeals to a visitor’s finer senses, vs. their baser instincts. […]

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Travel/Resort – Print: Mohonk Mountain Home Resort

A manse for all seasons, Mohonk Mountain House means nirvana for travelers looking for a kind of Shawganunk redemption––for body and soul. Set in New York’s spectacular Shawganunk Mountains, this resplendent 251- room turreted Victorian Gothic, a National Historic Landmark, charms guests with its marvelously topsy-turvy, hodge-podge design that just begs to be explored … […]

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