He has developed more than 80 different tours and activities so far, and is happy to offer the most popular tours on this web site. He can prepare customized itineraries, and has access to cruise ports and airports.
Steve has been a Tour Guide for 25 years. He held several senior staff positions with Cunard Cruise Line, organizing and hosting a myriad of shipboard activities. While circumnavigating the world, Steve would collect historical and cultural tour information to use in port talks for future cruise visits.
Steve moved from Sacramento to Fort Lauderdale while working with Cunard, and became involved with the Port Agency at Port Everglades. He was given an opportunity to re-write, and redevelop the tour offerings which the cruise ships could offer to passengers calling in South Florida. These tours have been in use since 1993.
He can drop you off at the port in Miami or Fort Lauderdale, the Miami or Fort Lauderdale Airport, or any address in Broward or Miami-Dade Counties. Please let him know the destination location when you book your tour.
Steve owns two black Lincoln Town Cars, fully licensed and covered with commercial insurance, with permits for airports and cruise ports in Palm Beach, Broward (Fort Lauderdale) and Miami/Dade Counties. This means Steve has legal access to the cruise ports and airports, with all the special permits that are required. It also means that Steve has completed all requirements for Defensive Driving, a Medical Exam, Chauffeur's License Exams and Fees, and Commercial Vehicle for Hire requirements for all three counties in Southeast Florida. This is the best protection you can have while traveling in a vehicle while on a business or holiday trip.
Steve continues to develop biographies and background stories that add to the rich and colorful cultures within our international community.
A Recent Review of this guide
We booked a full day tour with Steve in order to learn more about Miami and the history. Steve shared his extensive knowledge and many years of experience in Miami. Steve was able to help us meet our goals of learning about the communities, cultures, and histories of the people of Miami. Steve was patient and accommodating and open to questions and customizations. It was enjoyable to learn and see more about Miami without having to pay attention to traffic.
Steve is licensed with the State of Florida. We hold a Business License (Business Tax Receipt and Zoning Use Certificate) with the City of Pompano Beach, and Broward County Occupational License (Local Business Tax Receipt).
Steve also holds a Port Everglades Employee Identification Badge, allowing him priority access into the port, saving hours of waiting in line. He also has access to employee parking areas, throughout the port.
Steve also holds a Chauffeur's (Hack) License with Palm Beach, Broward and Miami-Dade Counties. He owns a limousine company, with two Lincoln Town Cars, both of which are fully licensed and insured.