Bridget Gleeson Travel Writer

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Published Work

Where to see ‘The Goldfinch’ – and other paintings famous from books and films

 

Lonely Planet / lonelyplanet.com, October 2014

Where to see the Goldfinch

Sleeping Inside a Landmark: Historic Hotels Open Their Doors

Lonely Planet / lonelyplanet.com, August 2014

Sleep inside a landmark

 

Jetsetter hotel review: Sofitel Montevideo Carrasco

 Jetsetter.com, June 2014

Sofitel Carrasco

 

Jetsetter hotel review: Alvear Art Hotel, Buenos Aires

 Jetsetter.com, May 2014

Alvear Art Hotel

Brazil’s African Heart

Feature for Korean Air’s in-flight magazine, Morning Calm, April 2014

Brazil's African Heart

The AFAR Guide to Buenos Aires

Curated + photographed for AFAR.com, January 2014

AFAR guide to Buenos Aires

 

Chef’s Table: Dining Behind Closed Doors in Buenos Aires

Tablet Hotels, The Magazine: January 2014

Chef's Table Buenos Aires

 

Lonely Planet’s Brazil 9 / published Nov 2013

Bahia, Sergipe & Alagoas chapters

LP Brazi 9


Big In… Buenos Aires: Updating the Buenos Aires Beat

BBC Culture / BBC.com, August 2013

BBC Culture: Big In Buenos Aires

 

 

Photo report: Buenos Aires’ past, told through street art

BBC.com, May 2013

Buenos Aires Street Art

 

America Uncovered : Top budget hotels and B&Bs in Miami

The Guardian travel section, print & online, April 2013

Guardian Travel: Miami

Exploring Argentina and Chile by Bus

Lonelyplanet.com, April 2013

Exploring Argentina & Chile by Bus

 

 The Pope’s Buenos Aires

BBC.com, Passport Blog, March 2013

The Pope's Buenos Aires

 

Reviving Chile’s Andean Heritage

BBC.com, November 2012

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Lonely Planet’s Discover Las Vegas / published Dec 2012

First edition, solo author and contributing photographer

(click here for interviews with five Vegas experts)


Santiago stopover:

An interview with Eoghan Macguire for CNN’s Business Traveller

CNN.com, October 2012

 

 

 

 

 

Exploring LA’s Neon Past

BBC.com, August 2012

One-of-a-kind Wildlife-Watching in the Galapagos

Lonelyplanet.com, August 2012




 

 

 

 










Jetsetter hotel review: Rio Hermoso Hotel de Montaña, San Martin de los Andes, Argentina

 Jetsetter.com, June 2012

Jetsetter - Rio Hermoso Hotel de Montaña

 

 

 

Viva Las Vegas (On a Low-Roller’s Budget)

Lonelyplanet.com & The Huffington Post, May 2012

 

Jetsetter hotel review: Mandarin Oriental, Las Vegas

 Jetsetter.com, April 2012

Jetsetter: Mandarin Oriental LV

 

Lonely Planet’s World’s Best Street Food / published March 2012

 

(Argentina & Chile entries)

 

Lonely Planet’s Pocket Prague / published May 2012

Solo author

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Other Side of the Algarve

BBC.com, Jan 2012




Trash to Treasure: the Mosaics of Isaiah Zagar

BBC.com, Dec 2011

 

5 Credit Cards Every Traveler Should Consider

Budget Travel online, MSNBC.com and CNN.com, Aug 2011



Jetsetter Homes: Reviews of luxury villas in Buenos Aires

Jetsetter.com, Sept 2011


Lonely Planet’s Buenos Aires Encounter III / published Sep 2011

Author & contributing photographer

Click to view Local Voices interviews from inside the book



Covert Kitchens

Budget Travel magazine, print edition, Dec 2010



Where have all the cowboys gone?

BBC Travel, Sep 2010












In Search of Malbec

Delta Sky magazine, Aug 2009


Lonely Planet’s Buenos Aires Encounter II / published Sep 2009

Author & contributing photographer










Lonely Planet’s Brazil 8 / published Dec 2010

Bahia, Sergipe & Alagoas chapters


Luxury Latin America hotel review

Los Sauces Casa Patagónica, El Calafate, Argentina


Top Ten Buenos Aires experiences

BBC Travel, Sep 2010


A Tailor-made tour of Argentina Patagonia’s Lake District

Luxury Latin America, 2010


What $50 Gets You in Buenos Aires

Delta Sky magazine, 2009


Mr & Mrs Smith hotel review

Básico, Riviera Maya, Mexico


Things to Do at Washington, D.C.’s Cherry Blossom Festival

AOL Travel, Mar 2010

kate spade New York for AFAR Magazine: Buenos Aires Shopping Guide

 

 AFAR Magazine, November 2014 issue

AFAR shopping guide

 

Jetsetter hotel review: SLS Las Vegas

 Jetsetter.com, August 2014

SLS Las Vegas


The Heart of Historic Mexico City

‘Voices’ photo report for BBC Travel, April 2014

Heart of Mexico City

Traveller’s Guide: Northeast Brazil

The Independent travel section, January 2014

NE Brazil- the Independent

 

LAN Airlines’ Only in South America blog

Favorite posts + photos from Argentina

(see complete collection of weekly columns on the LAN Airlines’ blog)

Old Patagonian ExpressCafes for Coffee Purists

Buenos Aires from a different point of viewExploring Argentina's Great Outdoors

 

Hotel Review: Palacio del Inka, Cusco, Peru

Luxury Latin America, February 2014

Palacio del Inka


Hotel Review: Sumaq Machu Picchu Hotel, Peru

Luxury Latin America, February 2014

Sumaq Machu Picchu

 

Hotel Review: Hub Porteño, Buenos Aires

Luxury Latin America, October 2013

Hub Porteno


Hotel Review: Sofitel Carrasco, Montevideo, Uruguay

Luxury Latin America, September 2013

Sofitel Carrasco


Lonely Planet’s South America on a Shoestring, 12th edition / published Aug 2013

Chile chapter

South America on a Shoestring

 

A Gaucho’s Refuge: the Argentinian Pulpería

Only in South America blog, LAN.com – August 2013

A Gaucho's Refuge

See more from the LAN blog for August:

Vintage Cocktails in Buenos Aires: Bars Inspired by the Past

The World’s Most Important Tango Festival Kicks Off

Breweries at the Bottom of the World

America Uncovered: Hotels and B&Bs in San Francisco

The Guardian travel section, print & online, May 2013

San Francisco - Guardian Travel

Jetsetter hotel review: Deseo, Playa del Carmen, Mexico

 Jetsetter.com, April 2013

Jetsetter: Deseo

 

 

Fare Play: An Asian Chef in Argentina

Wine Enthusiast magazine, print edition, March 2013

Fare Play

Ultimate Tips for Peak Season Travel

Lonelyplanet.com, Nov 22, 2012

Lonely Planet’s Chile & Easter Island 9 / published Oct 2012

Santiago & Middle Chile chapters


Jetsetter hotel review: Nuss Buenos Aires Soho

 Jetsetter.com, September 2012

Jetsetter - Nuss Buenos Aires Soho

 

Robertson Wine Tours, Mendoza, Argentina

Jetsetter.com / July 2012

 

 

 

 

 

 

Classic Journeys’ Prague to Budapest Tour

Jetsetter.com / July 2012

 

You Can Go Home Again – ‘Routes to Your Roots’ sidebar

Budget Travel magazine / May 2012 issue

 

 

 

 

 

Lonely Planet’s Discover California / published May 2012

Contributing author – San Diego, Orange County & Disneyland

(Click here for Local Knowledge interviews)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 To Go or Not to Go

Budget Travel online and MSNBC.com, Dec 2011



A collision of cultures and cuisine in Philadelphia

BBC.com, Dec 2011

 

 

The secret world of Disneyland

BBC.com, Oct 2011

 

Buenos Aires Resident: Javier Gover

Afar magazine, Sep / Oct 2011

click here to view four-page spread (print version)

click here for online excerpt


Jetsetter hotel review: Melia Recoleta Plaza Hotel, Buenos Aires

 Jetsetter.com, August 2011

Jetsetter - Melia Recoleta Plaza Hotel

Lonely Planet’s Buenos Aires City Guide 6/ published July 2011

Contributing author: Eating, Drinking & Nightlife


Wrangle a Room

Afar magazine, Dec 2010 / Jan 2011


Anyone for tango?

BBC.com, Sep 2010


Junior Jet-setters

Continental magazine, March 2010


Time Out’s Buenos Aires for Visitors magazine

Editor, 2008


Lonely Planet’s Argentina 7 / published Aug 2010

Patagonia, Chilean Patagonia & Tierra del Fuego chapters


Lonely Planet’s New York, New Jersey & Pennsylvania

published Jan 2011

Pennsylvania & Philadelphia chapters


Tablet Hotels: 50+ hotel reviews



Mr & Mrs Smith hotel review

Deseo, Riviera Maya, Mexico


Luxury Latin America hotel review

La Becasina, Tigre, Argentina


Lonely Planet’s Best in Travel 2011 / published Oct 2010

Chilean Patagonia section


An Epicurean Symphony of Wine and Food in Mendoza

Luxury Latin America, 2010


Top Airline Conspiracy Theories

AOL Travel, Feb 2010

Airline Theories

 

Up, Up, and Away

Continental magazine, Jan 2010

Estancias feature

Time Out Buenos Aires magazine, 2008

estancias


 

Spa Day

Time Out Buenos Aires magazine, 2008