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In Search of the Perfect Travel Moment in France with Gary Lee Kraut
Travel and Travel Writing Beyond the Clichés: In Search of the Perfect Travel Moment in France.
AN ILLUSTRATED LECTURE
The clichés of Paris and of France are wonderful, but our most rewarding travels are those in which we develop a personal connection with our destination.
This event will take place on the 6th Floor Conference Rooms A & B . Please note that the elevators to the 6th floor will open shortly after 6:00 p.m.
About The Author
Gary Lee Kraut is the author of 5 guidebooks and of numerous articles about France. He is currently the editor of the online travel and culture magazine France Revisited (francerevisited.com). In 1996 he received FrancePress’s Prix d’Excellence for his guidebook to France. In 2012 he was elected to the board of the France’s Heritage Journalists Association, the first non-French journalist to be so honored. As a travel consultant and on-site lecturer, he has worked with a wide array of individuals, including a U.S. senator, a Hollywood actress, a best-selling author, top-flight travel agents, corporate presidents and many curious travelers from across the U.S. and from a half-dozen other countries, helping them travel beyond the clichés.