Tripatini

the world's smartest travel social network

Harvey frommer's Blog (57)

The Fascinating Tale of the Jews of Melilla

Miguel González Novo





A modest placard beside a storefront door announces the existence of the Beth Minzi Synagogue in Torrremolinos…

Continue

Added by Harvey frommer on August 13, 2017 at 4:22pm — No Comments

MAHINDRA -TOP FLIGHT LUXE PROPERTIES

“I am basically a finance professional,” said Arun Nanda, founder of Club Mahindra Holidays, a collection of family-oriented properties throughout India. We had met Arun, (who is also one of the principals of Mahindra and Mahindra, the automobile manufacturing and tractor sales company), in Israel the year before when he was…

Continue

Added by Harvey frommer on August 9, 2017 at 12:39pm — No Comments

MOKSHA SPA, HIMALAYAS - worth the trip

Magic in the Mountains at the Moksha Himalaya Spa Resort…

Continue

Added by Harvey frommer on August 5, 2017 at 3:53pm — No Comments

The Azores' Last Jew

Carlos Luis MC da Cruz





I am the last Jew in all of the Azores,” Jorge Delmar tells us.  He is a stocky man in his early 50s who runs…

Continue

Added by Harvey frommer on August 2, 2017 at 6:42am — 1 Comment

Discovering a Forgotten Past In Girona, Spain

Discovering a Forgotten Past In Girona, Spain…

Continue

Added by Harvey frommer on July 28, 2017 at 3:24pm — No Comments

5 Handsome Hostelries in Scenic, Stupendous Sicily





We had been to Sicily before, and were bewitched and beguiled by the land, the people, the food, the atmosphere. We have been to a good many places around the world doing travel writing. Sicily, somehow, for us held a special charm. We vowed to return. …



Continue

Added by Harvey frommer on June 12, 2017 at 12:09pm — No Comments

Amazing Rome Hotels: Palazzo Manfredi & Gran Meliá Rome





It was a few years back on a rainy night that we wended our way to Palazzo Manfredi and dinner at its Michelin-starred Aroma restaurant. A lot of hotel stays and superb dining…

Continue

Added by Harvey frommer on June 2, 2017 at 12:02pm — 1 Comment

Amazing Pre-Flight Parking in Boston

                        Amazing Pre-Flight Parking in Boston

                                    By Myrna Katz Frommer and Harvey Frommer

 …

Continue

Added by Harvey frommer on May 4, 2017 at 10:53am — No Comments

Two Terrific Hotels of Naples, Italy





We are sitting with concierge Franco Milano on an evening in the beautiful, classic lounge of Naples' grand, waterfront …

Continue

Added by Harvey frommer on March 28, 2017 at 12:32pm — No Comments

A Trio of Marvelous Miami Restaurants





Miami abounds with top restaurants of all kinds. As the authors of It Happened in Miami, we wrote about them and experienced them while promoting our book in 2016.

A new year and new epicurean delights to partake of: Macchialina,…

Continue

Added by Harvey frommer on February 6, 2017 at 12:39pm — No Comments

VENICE'S WESTIN EUROPA REGINA, A HIDDEN GEM

                     THE WESTIN EUROPA & REGINA: A HIDDEN GEM

                  By Myrna Katz Frommer and Harvey Frommer

          Our first day in Venice. Walking down…

Continue

Added by Harvey frommer on December 17, 2016 at 4:50pm — No Comments

DAZZLING DANIELI, VENICE - frommerluxetravel

Hotel Danieli: Stunning, Striking Five Star Hotel By Myrna Katz Frommer and Harvey Frommer Walking down the Riva Degli Schiavoni from Piazza San Marco, we recognize it immediately: the pink stucco facade with marble sills standing flat against the promenade, looking out to the beautiful blue lagoon. We enter the building through a wooden revolving door. Before us is the lobby: marble floors and columns, a four-storied courtyard marked by…

Continue

Added by Harvey frommer on December 15, 2016 at 9:45am — No Comments

VENICE : GRITTI PALACE - LIKE NO OTHER

                              COMING HOME TO THE GRITTI PALACE

   WHERE THE PAST IS AS REAL AS THE PRESENT          

By Myrna Katz Frommer and Harvey Frommer

Coming home to the Gritti Palace. A restful and efficient flight on Swiss Airlines in Boston brings us to an early…

Continue

Added by Harvey frommer on December 12, 2016 at 1:30pm — No Comments

PREFLIGHT PARKING,Boston, Best of the Best

         

 

                    PreFlight Parking, Boston, Best of the Best

 

                    By Myrna Katz Frommer and Harvey Frommer

 …

Continue

Added by Harvey frommer on December 2, 2016 at 3:06pm — No Comments

The Remarkable Jewish Heritage of Girona, Spain

photo:  Lena Serditova





It is a January morning in Girona, an ancient city of modest size…

Continue

Added by Harvey frommer on November 17, 2016 at 10:48am — No Comments

Sky's the Limit at the Sheraton Hotel Spa in Tel Aviv

by Myrna Katz Frommer & Harvey Frommer 



“My mother is Riki Opolski, the famous Israeli,” said Adam  Opolski when we met him in the streamlined and sparkling spa on the ground floor of…

Continue

Added by Harvey frommer on October 28, 2016 at 6:04pm — No Comments

Hot Meets Cool at Marrakesh’s Murano Oriental Resort

by Myrna Katz Frommer and Harvey Frommer



Murano Oriental Resort is cool. The luxe property combines the exotic and hip in a setting of high design. Hot meets cool in Palmeraie, a seemingly endless stretch of desert on the outskirts of Marrakech where palm trees (protected by the king) grow…

Continue

Added by Harvey frommer on September 8, 2016 at 5:48am — No Comments

The Breakers of Palm Beach, Florida - FrommerluxeTravel

 

 

  The Breakers of Palm Beach:…

Continue

Added by Harvey frommer on September 7, 2016 at 2:04pm — No Comments

Badge

Loading…

© 2017   Created by EnLinea Media.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service