JG Black Book puts a strong focus on creating targeted media exposure for our partners. Every month, these travel publications are a way to amplify your brand story and reach a key audience that is influenced by the magazines they read. In January, when newsstands and inboxes are filled with inspiring stories for where to travel in the year to come, the JG Black Book PR team made sure as part of our annual strategy that our partners were front and center in the top publications.
To ensure we captured the captive readers of top publications such as National Geographic, The New York Times, and Travel + Leisure, JG Black Book PR secured 35 press hits for a total of 451,570,736 impressions for our ‘Where to travel in 2019’ initiative. Check out our team’s favorite media highlights below!
Anchored into the Sheldon Nunatuk is Sheldon Chalet, the epitome of remote luxury. Here guests have access to optimal winter activities and aurora viewings. The illustrious luxury chalet was featured in Travel Weekly, “Alaska experts share their 2019 must-do lists,” by Renee Brincks, Town & Country, “The 20 Can’t Miss Ski Experiences of the 2018-2019 Season,” by Brandon Perlman and Jetsetter, “2019 Best of the Best,” by Lindsey Olander.
And our client could not be happier with their PR results! Here’s what Marne Sheldon, Co-owner of Sheldon Chalet had to say: “JGBB PR representation, hard work and the number of prestigious media placements have been the number one driver for direct bookings to Sheldon Chalet. When asking inquiring guests ‘how did you learn of Sheldon Chalet,’ their answers are always from an article they read in print or online. We would not have had the success we did in our first year of operations without JG Black Book and look forward to continued success in 2019.”
Located on a small archipelago in the Gulf of Chiriqui on the Pacific coast of Panama lies Islas Secas. The exclusive property was highlighted in The New York Times, “52 Places to go in 2019,” by Elaine Glusac, Town & Country, “The Best Places to Travel in 2019” by Kara Glowczewska, Fodor’s, “Go List 2019,” Harper’s Bazaar, “The 19 Best Places to Travel in 2019,” by Carrie Goldberg, The Telegraph, “2019’s Best Outdoor Holidays Revealed,” by Francesca Syz, The Daily Mail, “The world’s hottest new hotels in 2019,” by Richard Mellor, and Fathom, “Here They Come: The 20 Best Hotel Openings of 2019,” by Berit Baugher.
Rising directly above the Uyuni Salt Flats in Bolivia are the elusive domes of Kachi Lodge. The long-awaited opening offers guests the only opportunity to stay right on the vast salt flats. The property was mentioned in Conde Nast Traveler, “19 Best Places To Go In 2019,” by Megan Spurrell, NY Post, “Hot Spots: Where To Go and What To See in 2019,” by Andrew Sessa, Forbes, “The 19 Hottest New Hotels of 2019,” by Ann Abel, and Fathom, “Here They Come: The 20 Best Hotel Openings of 2019,” by Berit Baugher.
Experience Arabian splendor in the heart of the United Arab Emirates at Al Bait Sharjah. The grand opening and design attributions were included in Architectural Digest, “The 21 Hottest Design Hotels For 2019,” by Charu Suri, Travel + Leisure, “The 50 Best Places to Go 2019,” by Hannah Walhout, and Fathom, “Here They Come: The 20 Best Hotel Openings of 2019,” by Berit Baugher.
Heritage Tours specializes in custom-designed private travel. With the company’s recent launch of Egypt, the destination has been mentioned across National Geographic, “Best Trips 2019,” by Maryellen Kennedy Duckett and Travel + Leisure, “The 50 Best Place to Go 2019,” by Hannah Walhout.
Positioned off the coast of Singapore is the romantic Bawah Reserve. The stunning over-water bungalows and highly pigmented blue water are catching attention for the scenery and sustainability practices. CNN Travel listed the resort in its article, “16 of Asia’s most exciting new hotels,” by Chris Dwyer.
For your deepest adventure desires, Delfin Amazon Cruises provides luxury accommodations along the upper Peruvian Amazon River. The exquisite Relais & Chateaux cruise experience was included in Forbes, “The 20 Best Cruises to Take in 2019,” by Laura Begley Bloom.
Spend your next vacation embarking on a gorilla trek in Rwanda or Uganda with Volcanoes Safaris. The unique properties offer stunning locations in the impenetrable forest to a ridge overlooking the Virunga volcanoes andTwin Lakes of Burera and Ruhondo. The breathtaking destinations were included in Reader’s Digest, “15 Places You Need To Go In 2019, Recommended by Travel Experts” by Melissa Klurman and Fodor’s, “Go List 2019.”