Testimonials - Margie Burke Books & Tours
Ubud Writers and Readers Festival (UWRF) 2018
"I too loved the Ubud Writers Festival and I still talk about it." - Lyn
"Great introduction to a little known festival with a group of friendly, dynamic people. Highly recommended." - Amanda
"Such an Amazing and Unique experience! Thanks so much Margie for making everything so seamlessly easy!"
- Annie D, Ubud Writers Festival Trip, October 2018
"Great tour. Margie was a very friendly and supportive host and would definitely recommend".
- Karim D, Ubud Writers Festival Trip, October 2018
"Margie’s specialised interest in Asian and international literature makes for an informed and knowledgeable host who is keen to ensure her guests get maximum value mind, body and soul - with yoga, massage, Balinese cooking classes and other cultural activities offered as well as festival events.” Therese
Shanghai International Literary Festival (SILF) 2019
"It was such a great experience Margie. I feel fortunate to have been part of it. I'll be talking about it for years to come for sure." Betty
"What a fabulous tour! I had never been to China before and this was the perfect introduction with a combination of the Literary Festival other cultural and historical sites. Margie is the perfect tour guide - professional, friendly, knowledgeable, accommodating, thoughtful, well organised and as she has lived in Shanghai and speaks the language you couldn't be in better hands. I unreservedly recommend this tour if you love reading, interesting ideas, a cultural experience and enjoy exploring. Five stars for sure." - Betty
"Let’s do it again next year Margie!" - Christine, Shanghai 2019
“I have to thank the wonderful Margie Burke for organising this trip. It has exceeded my expectations in so many ways”. - Colleen, Shanghai 2018
Presentation Introduction to the World of Writers Festivals, North Sydney Community Centre 27 July 2019
"It was such a pleasure to come and relive my Shanghai experiences. The afternoon just flew by and I thought you did a great job of presenting all the excitement and possibilities of travelling to international writers festivals."
"You were so professional in your running the session today. I loved every minute & will do a tour with you soon. ALL tours sound superb. Must say though with your expertise on Shanghai it is most appealing."
"The content was very informative and the presenter well prepared and very knowledgeable."
"A wonderful presentation that really opens up a whole new world of travels and writers festivals."
"Very interesting presentation, and a warm and engaging presenter."