Author: Dr. Elinor Garely

Dr. Elinor Garely. Editor-in-Chief, Wines.Travel and TourismExecutives.com; Reporter, eturbonews.com and etn.travel •Expert Witness: Hospitality, Travel /Tourism industry with TASA Technical Advisory Services for Attorneys •Award winning international journalist/consultant Former Professor of Management/Marketing; Coordinator - Hotel, Travel /Tourism program - CUNY, BMCC •Former Professor - Business Management /Marketing faculty - Long Island University, NYU Stern School of Business, University of Shanghai, PRC •International marketing and management executive with Playboy Clubs and Hotels, the Copacabana and related restaurants/ clubs; Helmsley Spear (Hospitality Consultant Division), Babcock and Wilcox •Developed/implemented first hotel joint venture in Russia; first hotel/restaurant management program at University of Shanghai, PRC; designed/ implemented hotel management training programs for hotels in the United States, China (PRC), Malaysia and Caribbean •Received Ford Foundation grant to study role of Community Colleges in PRC; consultant to the government of Kenya to explore new economic development opportunities in the USA •Research includes an analysis of Guest Safety/Security at 5-Star/Luxury Hotels in Bangkok, Thailand, Cape Town, South Africa and Miami, Florida (Dissertation); Child Trafficking; eMarketing and We Know What Women Want in Hotels •Former Real Estate Sales/Broker: Hotel Industry •Doctorate in International Business from the University of Sarasota (Florida): focus on hotel, travel and tourism and guest safety/security •MBA in International Marketing and Business Management from New York University, Stern School of Business with Honors from the American Marketing Association; Former Member of BGS Honor Society • BS Degree, Lesley College, Art / Education •Former Member - BOD, Sutton Area Community organization, International Food Wine & Travel Writers Association and HSMAI. Current Member - NY Travel Writers Association, Princeton Club of New York

Wine your way to Florida

Dr. Elinor Garely- November 10, 2018 0

Yes, I know, wine tourism does not usually highlight the wines of Florida, and most visitors to this state are not crowding the wine tasting ... Read More

Lion Air plane forced to abort takeoff after hitting lamp post

Dr. Elinor Garely- November 8, 2018 0

Lion Air plane forced to abort takeoff after hitting lamp post A Lion Air passenger jet crashed into a lamp post just before taking off, ... Read More

Antalya Airport reaches 30 million passengers for the first time

Dr. Elinor Garely- November 7, 2018 0

All-time annual record reached at Antalya Airport with the arrival of the 30 millionth passenger on November 6, 2018 On Tuesday, November 6, Fraport TAV ... Read More

Sarasota! Not Saratoga

Dr. Elinor Garely- November 3, 2018 0

I waited on a very long line to get a cab back to Manhattan from LGA. Naturally, the driver’s first question, “Where to lady?” The ... Read More

Kuti’s Brasserie opens in Southampton’s historic Royal Pier

Dr. Elinor Garely- November 3, 2018 0

Kuti’s Brasserie opens in Southampton’s historic Royal Pier Kuti’s Brasserie, a fine dining Indian restaurant has launched in the former gate house of the historic ... Read More

Ramsgate’s Little Ships announces Supper Club

Dr. Elinor Garely- November 2, 2018 0

Ramsgate’s Little Ships announces Supper Club Hotelier James Thomas and chef Craig Mather, the pair behind the critically acclaimed Empire Room restaurant at the Royal ... Read More

UK airport morning drinking could become a thing of the past

Dr. Elinor Garely- November 1, 2018 0

Some Brits insist that early morning drinking at airports is “a way of life” Enjoying a gin and tonic at a UK airport at 7am ... Read More

Glasgow’s new attraction gives boost to Scottish beer tourism

Dr. Elinor Garely- October 31, 2018 0

Glasgow's new attraction gives boost to Scottish beer tourism Following a seven-figure investment, a new visitor center in the East End of Glasgow is set ... Read More

“Biometric path” will offer passengers seamless journey at Dubai International Airport

Dr. Elinor Garely- October 30, 2018 0

World’s first “biometric path” to launch at Dubai International Airport Dubai-based Emirates airline is preparing to launch world’s first “biometric path” that will offer its ... Read More

Reykjavik bars go into ‘emergency’ mode after US soldiers drink all the beer

Dr. Elinor Garely- October 29, 2018 0

Thirsty US troops put Reykjavik bars out of business It was only supposed to be a pit stop, but some 7,000 US troops taking part ... Read More

M Social Singapore:Louis Tan Head Chef of Beast & Butterflies

Dr. Elinor Garely- October 29, 2018 0

M Social Singapore announced the appointment of Louis Tan as Head Chef of Beast & Butterflies. With an accomplished culinary background that spans 17 years ... Read More

Air Canada announces Canada’s Best New Restaurants 2018

Dr. Elinor Garely- October 26, 2018 0

Air Canada announces Canada's Best New Restaurants 2018 Thousands of restaurants launch every year, but only ten remarkable destinations can call themselves Canada’s Best New ... Read More

Botswana: A go-to destination for safari

Dr. Elinor Garely- October 13, 2018 0

Know Before You Go When considering a safari holiday in Botswana, one of the first questions asked, “Is It Safe?” Travel.state.gov advises visitors to exercise ... Read More

From Cape Town to Stellenbosch in under 1 hour

Dr. Elinor Garely- October 6, 2018 0

Cape Town Cape Town is South Africa’s second largest city, with 4 million people and 10+ million tourists (2017). As an international hub, it attracts ... Read More

From Cape Town to Stellenbosch in under 1 hour

Dr. Elinor Garely- October 6, 2018 0

Cape Town is South Africa’s second largest city, with 4 million people and 10+ million tourists (2017). As an international hub, it attracts visitors from ... Read More

Zacatecas Tourism: A “Happy Place” charms European visitors

Dr. Elinor Garely- October 2, 2018 0

The Hon. Gabriella Ibarra, Vice Minister of Tourism for the State of Zacatecas, had a message to France and the rest of the world: “We ... Read More

From Kirkwood to Kansas City: From whiskey to wine in Missouri

Dr. Elinor Garely- September 29, 2018 0

Whiskey and Wine - Michael Tompsett, Artist After discovering some of the best wines on the planet in St. Charles, Missouri, enjoying the fine dining, ... Read More

From Kirkwood to Kansas City: From whiskey to wine in Missouri

Dr. Elinor Garely- September 29, 2018 0

After discovering some of the best wines on the planet in St. Charles, Missouri, enjoying the fine dining, gaming and entertainment options at the Ameristar ... Read More

Hard Rock Cafe to open at DXB

Dr. Elinor Garely- September 18, 2018 0

Dubai Airports has finalised an agreement with Hard Rock International and their regional franchise partners that will see the former launch its first Hard Rock ... Read More

Putting on the Ritz: Rothschild style

Dr. Elinor Garely- September 15, 2018 0

Rothschild Ritz Is there anyone on the planet who does not want a chilled glass of Barons de Rothschild Champagne waiting for them at the ... Read More

Putting on the Ritz: Rothschild style

Dr. Elinor Garely- September 15, 2018 2

Is there anyone on the planet who does not want a chilled glass of Barons de Rothschild Champagne waiting for them at the end of ... Read More

Overtourism: Fine of $500 for eating on busy streets in Florence, Italy

Dr. Elinor Garely- September 8, 2018 0

Overtourism becomes an issue in many popular travel and tourism destinations around the globe. This includes Florence, Italy. Even tourists agree there are too many tourists. ... Read More

Spend a Sunday in Bordeaux

Dr. Elinor Garely- September 8, 2018 0

Bordeaux If you are lucky and have a beautiful day, Bordeaux is a fabulous city for walking and biking. I started with the outdoor food ... Read More

Spend a Sunday in Bordeaux

Dr. Elinor Garely- September 8, 2018 0

If you are lucky and have a beautiful day, Bordeaux is a fabulous city for walking and biking. I started with the outdoor food vendors ... Read More

19 new restaurants recognized as Bib Gourmand selections in 2019 Michelin Guide

Dr. Elinor Garely- September 6, 2018 0

Michelin Guide Michelin today released the list of 39 Bib Gourmand restaurants in Washington, D.C., one week ahead of its 2019 star selections in the ... Read More

Brussels’ festival devoted to master chefs and to wonders of Bordeaux wines is back

Dr. Elinor Garely- September 6, 2018 0

eat! BRUSSELS, drink! BORDEAUX From 6 to 9 September, Brussels Park will once again be hosting the eat! BRUSSELS, drink! BORDEAUX festival. A score of ... Read More

Get to Bordeaux: Your first stop in France

Dr. Elinor Garely- September 1, 2018 0

Conventional wisdom suggests that visits to France start in Paris. Without doubt Paris is a wonderful destination city; however, for an enjoyable immersion into the ... Read More

278 venues from 51 countries compete for “The World’s 100 Best Clubs 2018” list

Dr. Elinor Garely- August 28, 2018 0

The World's 100 Best Clubs 2018 With three days left to nominate, a total of 278 venues have been nominated so far by the International ... Read More

Ethiopian Airlines and Government of Chad partner to launch Chad national carrier

Dr. Elinor Garely- August 24, 2018 0

Ethiopian Airlines and Government of Chad partner to launch Chad national carrier Ethiopian Airlines, the largest Aviation Group in Africa, is pleased to announce that ... Read More

Paris: Take your time

Dr. Elinor Garely- August 18, 2018 0

Paris Paris is one of the best cities on the planet to visit. According to Reuters.com, in 2017, 33.8 million visitors arrived in Paris and ... Read More