Hello My name is Barry, that's me with Rua my Irish Terrier! I am a Well Educated Well Travelled English Speaking (Irish is My First Language) Qualified Professional Guide with Tour Guides Northern Ireland. I am also a Local Historian and Irish History Specialist, I am Exactly Like You, I Love to Travel! I am a Giant's Causeway UNESCO Specialist and a local with lots of knowledge, I pride myself in knowing every nook and cranny of my amazing country, clients that book me will be in safe hands. I Love History and discovering other Cultures, I take deep pride in showcasing what my beautiful country of Ireland has to offer. I would describe myself as a very positive person and a passionate tour guide. If you like visiting the secluded places devoid of the other tourists (I call them Sheeple) then I am your guide, we can incorporate nice walks as well for the adventurous.
I previously Served in the Military for over 10 years. In my spare time I coach and play Gaelic football as well as my favourite Irish National Sport "Hurling". I also enjoy Photography so Grab your Camera, When not working you will find me travelling around the globe!
A Recent Review of this guide
Barry was an excellent guide and met all our objectives during our tour of Derry. His background and knowledge make him a great resource person with respect to Derry and the Troubles. Barry said he provides guide service all over Ireland. Based on our day with him, I suspect he would be excellent any where
I Read Politics with Irish History at Queen's University Belfast with a Further Degree in Leadership at Ulster University Business School. Fáilte I am a local historian and am a member of the Irish Historical Society! I have 10 years experience of Guiding Clients and am Particularly Passionate about our UNESCO World Heritage Site the Giant's Causeway. I enjoy learning about ancient Ireland and particularly the Celts and can trace my families ancestors right back to the 10th Century, I can speak my Native Tongue Irish/Gaeilge to a Fluent Level and Can Teach You Some Cúpla focail. I am an insatiable Game of Thrones fan!I thrive on guiding my clients, meeting their needs and exceeding their expectations! I am a Qualified Tour Guide.Born and bred in Belfast I grew up during the Troubles/Conflict which shaped part of my life and I can articulate many stories and memories from that era.
I Go Above and Beyond For My Clients,You Will Get a Five Star Experience Every Time!
For Coach Hire and Larger Groups 8+ Plus please message and contact me for further details
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