happy to say that TTP
comments are unfailingly
positive, and here's
what the press has to say
February 23, 2009: "Truly a complete
Turkey knowledge base...."
Post, Travel Log, February
20, 2009: "Tom
Brosnahan's Turkey Travel Planner —
just about the best site I've found
on visiting Turkey...."
The Star, Maylaysia,
7 September 2008: "For those intending
to travel to Turkey by themselves,
this website is extremely useful: www.turkeytravelplanner.com."
America's foremost travel guru,
devoted his entire nationally-syndicated
weekly column to TurkeyTravelPlanner.com on
Easter Sunday (April 11), 2004:
travel guidebook writers are
now writing about their own geographical
specialties online. The initial
results are so promising that
they might persuade other travel
writers to do the same. www.TurkeyTravelPlanner.com,
written and updated by Tom
is the major initial effort." Read
the entire column.
Guardian (UK): "Tom
Travel Planner is the
best online introduction to the
Taylor (Travel, March 15, 2003)
Boston Globe: "The
has twice been recognized in
Travel Journalism Competition sponsored
by the Society
of American Travel Writers Foundation."
the entire article.
Tom Brosnahan's travel guidebooks:
TÜRSAB Magazine (Turkey): "Brosnahan
presented Turkey to 500 thousand persons
through [his] books." — M
Yüksel Özbek (Interview,
Turkish Times (USA): "It
is supposed to be just a travel book
but this volume is so comprehensive,
covering every aspect of Turkish life,
country and culture, that it can easily
be adopted as a text book in any "Turkey
101" course in any college."
Cumhuriyet (Turkey): "...it
makes life and travel [in Turkey] easy
to the highest degree...we
can't imagine a better guide to
use in our travels."
Hürriyet (Turkey): "The
guide to Turkey that sells
the most copies in foreign
countries [is by] American writer Tom
1 May 2006 (click
article from Hürriyet that
quotes me as saying "I discovered
Turkey's importance" (well,
I never really said that)
....and an article from Cumhuriyet headed
"It could guide even