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Elena V.

Sarasota, FL, United States

I always wanted to live in "Paradise"! For me Paradise was to be close to the sea.

I can't forget the feelings of joy as a little girl when my family and I arrived at the beach! I enjoyed the gentle breeze from the ocean all around me. The deep blue clean sky with a bright sun! The soft noises of the water. The birds singing happily because of their well being. My toasty feet in the warm sand. (The sand in Siesta Key Beach is very cool at all times, because it's "Quartz"! This is the reason why this exceptional beach is called "Siesta Key Beach" - Siesta means nap in Spanish.

These feelings will stay with me for the rest of my life!

As an adult I had the chance to move to Sarasota Florida in 2004. All these feelings of pleasurable moments as a child came vividly to me when I arrived at Siesta Key Beach. I worked for the School District of Monterrey, California and at the School District of Sarasota as a Bilingual Aide Teacher. I worked in the program of ESOL in Sarasota School District until 2010. Later I became an educational nanny in Spanish for children. I work now with a family of 3 children that are learning rapidly the Spanish Language.

I love children - I learn a lot from them!

I have a very nice feeling when I can assist people to have fun and I see their smiles. It is also very positive for me to give a great service and make others happy!

So, for all these reasons I thank the Universe for the opportunity to become a tour guide for ToursByLocals!

I hope to see you soon in my beautiful, gorgeous and sensual Sarasota!


A great experience in traveling to different countries in the world. Had been in Europe 5 times. Costa Rica 5 times. South America 3 times. Organized educational tours ( Bilingual Aide Teacher) for public schools.
Driving License Florida DMV 2019
Gang Prevention Specialist/Colors of Success 1997
Case Manager for mentally ill/State of Utah 1998
Employment Counselor/Salt Lake City Community College 1998
Understanding and Responding to troubled clients/South West Center 2003
Emergency Medical Training/Utah Emergency Training Council 2004
Group facilitation skills/South West Center 2002
How to deliver accountable care/South West Center 2002
Infection Control Vehicle/South West Center 2000
Superintendence of businesses of Peru/insurance agent certified 1994
English Language Academy Secretarial Institute graduated 1971
City College of San Francisco/ESOL 1970
Lima High School graduated 1969

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