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Are you connected to the tourism/travel/hospitality industries or travel media in any way? If so, please specify how (kindly include any relevant company names/Web sites!).
Executive editor of and Caribbean editor of Recommend magazine. Follow @EdWetschler at Twitter.

I've written for The New York Times, Delta Sky, Caribbean Travel & Life, financial publications,, advertorial publishers, etc. I'm a Caribbean expert and serial office holder in SATW.

Reading the Tea Leaves: Caribbean Travel Trends

Carlisle Bay, Antigua

St. Barthelemy Avec Amour

National Museum of American Jewish History (won Silver in an SATW contest)

Stalking the Star-Spangled Banner (another award winner)

New York's Best Small and Mid-Size Museums

Is Gettysburg America's Most Tragic Battleground?

Best of Pittsburgh: 10 Great Things Behind the Steel Curtain

How Much Money Do You Need to Be Happy?

Retirement Plan Solutions: The Early Starter and the Late Starter
On which destinations & travel topics can you advise members especially well?
The Caribbean, Pennsylvania, Manhattan.
What destinations are you most interested in learning about?
The Caribbean.
Other travel / language expertise?
I know where to camp out at Machu Picchu.

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Jackson Hole Mountain Resort: Happy 50th Anniversary!

The Wildest Mountain Alive, a Mike Tierney painting that has been named the best representation of the spirit of Jackson Hole, Wyoming, captures the essence of this exciting winter resort, with its dollops of…


Posted on January 18, 2016 at 12:17pm — 2 Comments

St. Barts Travel Guide: 10 Tips

There's a new wrinkle, and a very nice one, regarding St. Barths. Sure, you already know that for 50 years this tiny island near St. Martin has been a Mecca for celebrities, models, and…


Posted on January 16, 2016 at 1:51pm

Omaha Steaks Thank-you Poem / Twas the Meat before Christmas

T'was three nights before Christmas, and all through the kitchen

No red meat was present; not even a smidgen.

The Zip-locs were hung by the chimney with care

With hopes that the UPS truck would be there.

We grownups were nestled all snug in our beds

While visions carnivorous danced in our heads.

And Carol in her T-shirt and me in PJ's

Were thinking 'bout skiing and white winter days.…


Posted on December 23, 2015 at 8:48pm

Spotting Indiana Stars, Heroes and Villains in Indianapolis

You didn't know that President Benjamin Harrison was from Indiana? That's okay; Indiana has sexier local heroes, celebrities whose very names make grown Hoosiers weep. Better yet, they feel compelled to honor their heroes in…


Posted on November 12, 2015 at 12:30pm

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At 4:17pm on October 25, 2015, Rosalind Cummings-Yeates said…

Thanks Ed! I was going for a Caribbean theme!

At 5:20pm on October 21, 2015, Pauline Frommer said…

Thanks Ed!

At 6:21pm on August 31, 2015, Simon Willis said…

Hey Ed, I saw it on your facebook and felt like I was missing out. So, here I am.

At 4:02pm on July 27, 2015, Alan Lenton said…

Hi Ed,

Thanks for the welcome - I look forward to future interactions on Tripatini!

At 8:57am on July 18, 2015, sandra alison walker said…

Thank you so much for the heads up, Ed, and for the welcome! I shall apply straight away.

At 11:58am on May 13, 2014, Amy Kerr said…

Ed, thank you for the welcome!

At 11:06am on February 5, 2014, Victor Tribunsky said…

Ed, thank you for such a refined comment.

At 6:20pm on January 20, 2014, Monique Y. Wells said…

It would be my pleasure!

At 4:35pm on January 20, 2014, Monique Y. Wells said…

I did indeed, Ed!  Thanks for sharing the link.  This article is extremely popular and I'll be posting about it on Facebook tomorrow.  It will be good inspiration for people to take the Entrée to Black Paris walk on "James Baldwin in Paris"!

At 1:51pm on December 30, 2013, Freda Gore said…

Hi Ed Thanks  for including our service. The Article was well written and on point. Any plans for 2014 Caribbean Travel. Love Tripatini and what your are doing with the website. I look forward of being more involved in 2014. Let me know what I can do to help. Have a Successful New Year






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