Fontayne Group team which currently creates and manages this
site include Bonnie Fontayne, Cynthia Fontayne, Dan Marengo, Nonette Puno & Nancy Galicia-Sheehan.
of the images are the original creations or taken from The Fontayne
Group's library of vintage travel books or actual artifacts and
ephemera brought back from our travels. Some images are taken from
the Dover clip art publications or Photo-Objects, used in accordance
with their guidelines.
thanks goes to our dear friend, business travel guru and journalist
Joe Brancatelli , for creating
columns just for this site.
usual disclaimers: Copyright
1997-2006. All rights reserved. Contents of this site may
NOT be re-published in any form or medium without the express written
permission of The Fontayne Group, but feel free to
link to our content, with attribution. Links from the Thoughtful
Traveler are correct at the time of the last monthly update; the
publishers are not responsible for the currency or content of those
sites, although we do revisit them from time to time.
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mission of the site is to share our passion for travel and the benefits
of doing so thoughtfully. While we are not aiming at a grandeur
IPO, we do accept limited sponsorship and receive a commission on
books from Powell's.