Laurie Heifetz and Richard C. Murray are a travel-writing team whose interests span the globe. Luxury accommodations, fine dining, exciting attractions and cultural events are of great interest to them and their readers.

When in Manhattan, Laurie also covers entertainment and technology. She has interviewed a host of celebrities, including Scarlett Johansson, Oprah Winfrey, Bill Clinton and LeBron James.

In addition to travel writing, Richard is a professional photographer whose images appear worldwide. He has worked for London Features International photo agency and various New York newspapers and magazines. Madonna, Barack Obama, Tom Cruise and the Dalai Lama were just a few of his subjects.

The tandem has contributed to publications including the New York Post/nypost.com, blackbookmag.com, foxnews.com, the New York Resident/resident.com, Taste & Travel magazine/tasteandtravelmagazine.com and Jewish Woman magazine/jwi.org.

They can be reached at: thetravelprose [at] gmail.com.