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Talk Cinema Travels

Croton on Hudson, NY 10520
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Film, Fun, and Friends

Talk Cinema Travels is a great opportunity to experience new films and make new friends while... read more

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Reviewed 7 March 2016
patriciavoight
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Brooklyn, New York
Talk Cinema Travels: Santa Barbara Film Festival

For movie buffs, this trip cannot be beat! Small group; daily briefings and discussions by film... read more

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Reviewed 20 February 2016
Les W
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Bethesda
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Talk Cinema Travels hosts guided tours to international film festivals. Journey to a superb destination, be among the first to discover the next great film. City tours combined with expert guidance to navigate a professional film festival makes for a unique vacation . Enjoy the cultural riches of a beautiful city while discovering new cinema. Custom itineraries and small group sizes featured.
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7 Mar 2016
“Film, Fun, and Friends”
20 Feb 2016
“Talk Cinema Travels: Santa Barbara Film Festival”
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Croton on Hudson, NY 10520
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Reviewed 7 March 2016

Talk Cinema Travels is a great opportunity to experience new films and make new friends while enjoying fantastic destinations with great food and culture. My partner and I have taken 3 trips so far (Cuba twice, San Sebastián once) and plan to keep signing up...More

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Reviewed 20 February 2016

For movie buffs, this trip cannot be beat! Small group; daily briefings and discussions by film critic Harlan Jacobson about what films to see (or not); passes to all films---no standing in line; tickets to evening special events featuring awards to and interviews with Oscar-nominated...More

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talkcinemama, Owner at Talk Cinema Travels, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2016

Dear Les, it was our pleasure to have you on our trip to Santa Barbara. We so enjoyed your company, enthusiasm and interest in new cinema. We hope we can welcome you on another adventure soon! Best regards, Harlan and Susan

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Reviewed 18 February 2016

I've traveled to Iceland, Morocco, and Montreal with Harlan and Susan and enjoyed every minute of each trip. Convenient hotels, breakfast was always included. Montreal was packed with screenings, I saw over 15. Iceland and Morocco were a unique, blend of viewing films, plus experiencing...More

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Reviewed 17 February 2016

Harlan Jacobson, the leader, is very knowledgeable about movies. Each morning at breakfast he reviews all the films of the day and gives his recommendations. He attracts a nice group of people with similar interests in films. And he always takes the group out for...More

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talkcinemama, Owner at Talk Cinema Travels, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2016

Dear Karl, We always enjoy having you on our trips. We hope we can welcome you on another adventure soon! Best regards, Harlan and Susan

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Reviewed 17 February 2016

I visited with a daughter and sister. Every morning began with an informative talk by local experts, often professors, about various aspects of Cuba such as economics, art, history and culture. Activities were wellplanned and executed. Music everywhere. I loved it!More

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talkcinemama, Owner at Talk Cinema Travels, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2016

Dear Elsa-Britt, Thank you for taking time to let world travelers know about our custom trips to Cuba. I am so glad to hear that you enjoyed our introduction to Cuba. It was our pleasure to have you on our trip and to have time...More

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Reviewed 17 February 2016

Terrific film experience in a charming picturesque city in the Basque region of Spain, enhanced by the knowledgeable guidance of the Jacobsons.

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talkcinemama, Owner at Talk Cinema Travels, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2016

Dear Barbara, it was our pleasure to have you on our trip to Spain. We so enjoyed your company, enthusiasm and interest in new cinema. We hope we can welcome you on another adventure soon! Best regards, Harlan and Susan

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Reviewed 17 February 2016

Talk Cinema Travels to Cuba in December 2015 with Susan & Harlan Jacobsen is best described as amazing, enlightening and educational. The itinerary was a superb balance of landmark tours, meeting Cuban nationals, attending movies and socializing with tour group members. A visit to Cuban...More

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talkcinemama, Owner at Talk Cinema Travels, responded to this reviewResponded 18 February 2016

It is gratifying to hear when our travelers have had a memorable adventure with Talk Cinema Travels. Thank you for sharing your experience with other travelers; I hope we may welcome you to another Talk Cinema Travel experience in the near future! Susan J.

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Reviewed 17 February 2016

Went to Cuba amazing hotel break fast and entertain ment outstanding Visited historic sights museums redevelopment centers and senior centers out standing lectures and perfect for a foodie lobster w smothered pineapple and basil ice cream in charming gardens. Says it all !Went to art...More

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Reviewed 17 February 2016

I've taken two trips with Talk Cinema and both have been managed with remarkable efficiency. The focus on a film festival and upscale accommodations means that the group is made up of people with similar tastes and interests - a great plus for solo travelers....More

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talkcinemama, Owner at Talk Cinema Travels, responded to this reviewResponded 18 February 2016

Harlan and I are delighted to hear you might be traveling with us again in the near future .. thank you for your kind words about the experiences you have had with Talk Cinema Travels. It is always gratifying to hear when our travelers have...More

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Reviewed 17 February 2016

This was our first trip to Cuba. It was also our first time traveling with talk cinema and Susan and Harland. The trip that they put together was fantastic. Not only was Cuba immersion a daily treat but the resources and the expertise that they...More

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talkcinemama, Owner at Talk Cinema Travels, responded to this reviewResponded 18 February 2016

Harlan and I are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your introduction to Cuba – dancing, movies, music, art, cuisine, it’s a whirlwind … we hope you will find time to join us again sometime soon, in Cuba or beyond! Susan J 914 589...More

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