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Linden Travel’s Leisure Department Expands!
August 20, 2008, 11:44 am
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by Stephen Neil

Recently, nine talented new travel consultants joined the Leisure Travel department.  All of the new consultants have a world of knowledge and years of experience in creating memorable vacations.  Each has a unique background that adds new dimension to the already solid Leisure Travel group in New York City.

Meet the leisure travel consultants:

Paul Gilbert
As a consummate travel professional, Paul Gilbert has an extensive background in world travel.  Paul is adept at creating safari itineraries in East Africa. Having lived in Kenya for several years,  he has direct insight to the cultures and local customs.  He excels in creating extended vacations through the Caribbean, Western Europe and Mexico.  212 784 0313

Erica Harnett
With over twenty years of experience, Erica Harnett has booked luxury cruises, European tours and Caribbean getaways.  She is an expert in Tahiti and South America.  As a mother of two school-age children, she has a personal interest in designing unforgettable family vacations that make even the youngest members happy.  She also excels in planning romantic getaways for parents.  212 784 0275

Gary Lichter
As manager he is a true travel professional with over sixteen years in the travel industry, experience in worldwide destinations.  He is knowledgeable in South America, particularly Brazil, Southeast Asia, Europe, Caribbean, Mexico and Central America. He has traveled extensively in the Mundo Maya (Mexico, Honduras, Guatemala and Belize). 212 784 0225

Karina Khechoyan   
Fluent in Engligh and Russian, Karina Khechoyan specializes in vacations to Eastern Europe and the Baltic.  She has traveled to all 17 republics of the USSR including the breathtaking, historic cities of St. Petersburg and Moscow.  In addition, Karina has toured Europe and provides an insider’s knowledge in every itinerary she creates.  Karina’s other specialties include the Caribbean, South Pacific, and South America.  212 784 0351

Cory Orchin
Noted as one of the rising stars of the travel industry, Cory Orchin has found a niche in honeymoon and destination wedding planning.  She excels in creating romantic itineraries in the exotic locals of Bora Bora, Hawaii, Tahiti, and the Caribbean.  Her own Honeymoon, in Laos, Cambodia, and Thailand took her to some remote villages to interact with indigenous cultures and wildlife.  212 784 0224

Phil Orchin
With over twenty years of experience, Phil Orchin is well known in the industry for golf getaways and adventure tours.  White water rafting, kayaking, and trekking off the beaten path are coupled with five star hotels in many of Phil’s itineraries.  Phil plans world-class vacations to some very unique places including Asia, Caribbean, and Mexico.  212 784 0268

Polina Price
Polina Price is a destination specialist for France and Italy.  Additionally, she has traveled to French Polynesia, Fiji, Mexico and Hawaii, always looking for the best hotels, restaurants and places to explore, enabling her to make educated recommendations to her clients. Her clients always receive her signature attention to detail and very personalized consulting. 212 784 0314

Belinda Serrano.
Belinda Serrano has over sixteen years of industry experience.  She is a destination specialist for Tahiti and Hawaii and is extremely experienced in creating vacations to the Caribbean, Mexico, Central & South America, Australia and many other destinations all over the world.  212 784 0315

Anna Spensieri
Western Europe and the Mediterranean have become Anna’s Specialties.  She is fluent in English and Italian, enabling her to negotiate superb accommodations for her very discerning clients.  Anna Spensieri has also earned a reputation for finding the most luxurious accommodations in the Caribbean including, Turks and Caicos, St Martin, and St Lucia. 212 784 0211


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[…] Linden Travel’s Leisure Department Expands!As a consummate travel professional, Paul Gilbert has an extensive background in world travel. Paul is adept at creating safari itineraries in East Africa. Having lived in Kenya for several years gives him direct insight to the cultures … […]

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