This book will give tourists and travelers a description of each of the 50 destinations with a personal explanation giving an insight as to why, and how, these destinations consistently deliver high quality visitor experiences. It aims to show the visitor how good management and an understanding of the importance of hospitality underpins the success of each destination. Tourists are now very interested in knowing more about how the places they visit are organized and how they get things right.
Praise for Wish You Were Here:
‘This is not a typical brochure language-driven, promotional bucket-list guidebook. Stevens gives these destinations real context. He tells us its personality, its mood, and not just the reason for being but its reason for resilience, perseverance and ultimate success.’ Peter Greenberg (Travel Editor, CBS News)
‘Stevens has produced a rich travel guide with a difference, applying his years of experience and insights putting a zoom lens on 50 destinations.’ Anita Mendiratta (Special advisor to the General-Secretary of the UN World Tourism Organisation)
‘It’s GORGEOUS! What a piece of work. I love everything about it – the content, photography, the layouts, the paper, the cover. I’m going to read the whole thing right through because there’s so much knowledge and wisdom in there and so much great storytelling. I love that the book makes an experience for the reader of enjoying a book about places which create experiences. Huge congratulations on such an epic achievement.’ Liz Terry (Editor and Owner of Leisure Media)
‘A fascinating insight into some of the world’s best tourist destinations. It is a must for armchair travellers and anyone interested in tourism.’ Jenny White ( Western Mail, the national newspaper of Wales)