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Alan F.

Edinburgh, Midlothian, United Kingdom

I have worked in the Scottish tourist industry since leaving the regular army in 1991, I have a first class degree in Scottish History, and a Higher National Diploma in tourism & Leisure.

Scotland is a diverse mixture of peoples with breathtaking landscapes and a history that changed the world!! I love nothing more than showing small groups around the many fascinating wonders of our country, "We Scots are a people who are bound to our ancestors. Though we cannot look into their eyes or hear their voices, we can walk in their footsteps and be where they once stood". Join my tours to discover the highlights of Scotland and learn about our colourful past.

A Recent Review of this guide

Alan provided a detailed tour of the city of Edinburgh. He is well versed in its history & a proud Scot. If you are a history buff, you will enjoy engaging with him. His professionalism & good sense of humor made for a very pleasant day. He was very respectful of my mobility limitation & adjusted the tour accordingly. Lunch at a traditional pub was delicious. A last minute change to go to Rosslyn Chapel made the day perfect. Would not hesitate to book with Alan again. Terry R.
Terry Robichaud

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B.A with honours in Scottish History from the Open University.
HND in Tourism & Leisure from Edinburgh Stevenson College.
Member of VisitScotland (Scotland's national tourism organisation).
Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence 2017 & 2018
Shortlisted finalist. Luxury Travel Guides 2017 (European Awards).
Luxury Travel Guides 2018/19 Lifestyle Awards.
Winner: Chauffeur Company of the Year.
Travel & Hospitality Awards.
Winner: U.K Tailor Made Tour Company of the Year 2018.
Global Luxury Travel & Tourism Awards.
Winner: Most Trusted Day Tour Company of the Year - UK.
Global Luxury Travel & Tourism Awards.
Winner: The UK's Leading Tailor Made Tour Company - 2018.
Nominated in the Best Heritage Tourism Experience category for the 2018/2019 Scottish Thistle Awards.
2019 LUX Global Excellence Awards.
Winner: Best VIP Minibus Service Provider - Scotland

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