MIR in the News: Travel Weekly, Travel Channel, Luxury Travel Magazine & More

MIR in the News: Travel Weekly, Travel Channel, Luxury Travel Magazine & More

As experts in travel to Central AsiaRussiaMongolia and beyond, it’s always gratifying when word of our tours and destinations is noticed and shared. Here are some of MIR’s recent mentions in the press:

Iran and one of the newest UNESCO sites, Yazd
  • MIR’s Annie Lucas is quoted in the Iran section in a NY Times article, “.”
  • Annie Lucas is also quoted in a Tehran Times article, “.”
  • Annie Lucas spoke about travel, especially to Iran, in “.”
A Balkan Odyssey with author Patricia Schultz
  • Patricia Schultz, travel enthusiast and author of 1,000 Places to See Before You Die, was recently a special host on one of MIR’s signature small group tours, Balkan Odyssey: Crossroads of Culture. She shared some of her impressions of the tour with Travel Weekly:

    Under the radar, poorly understood and often maligned, much of the western Balkans — the former Yugoslavia and Albania — has remained a blind spot on travelers’ radar long after the dust settled from turbulent times in the 1990s…Yet there is also much that is abuzz, with a bevy of small capital cities whose cultural and nighttime scenes thrive and even flourish.


  • Luxury Travel Magazine also featured Balkan Odyssey: Crossroads of Culture in an article titled “.”
Ancestry Travel
  • Travel Channel writer and family travel expert Erin Gifford named MIR an expert in arranging custom itineraries for Jewish people seeking their lost families in Eastern Europe and beyond in her article “.”
Travel to Central AsiaTravel to Western Russia & SiberiaTravel to Franz Josef LandCustom, Overland Expeditions
  •  magazine and , both recommended MIR for their expertise in planning unforgettable custom overland journeys for Father’s Day.

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Top Photo: View of Dubrovnik, Croatia’s bay in the Old Town; Photo credit: Martin Klimenta

PUBLISHED: August 23, 2017

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