Gene CarstensUnited States
She was a wonderful guide. She took us to all the highlights of Vancouver. She was very knowledgeable about the area and we enjoyed visiting and having lunch with her. We would recommend her to anyone visiting Vancouver.
TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Thank you so much Sharon and Gene! It was so lovely to meet you and it was a fabulous day together. I hope to see you again one day! Lois
Edward KentyUnited States
Lois was awesome throughout our our private Vancouver tour. She is knowledgeable, courteous and made the tour so much fun for me and my family! Our expectations of the tour were definitely exceeded and I would definitely recommend Lois and Tour by Locals to my friends! Ed
TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Thank you so much for the wonderful comments Ed. I am so pleased you and your family enjoyed our day together. Have a super time on your cruise and I hope to see you all again one day. Lois
Christine P.United States
Lois was an outstanding tour guide. Her knowledge of the city and its history was impressive. She was very accommodating with our requests, including stopping to try a dish of Poutine. Spending the day with Lois was like meeting up with a dear friend, she is so friendly and energetic. We saw more of Vancouver than we had expected to see, we truly feel like we saw it all. Thank you Lois for such an amazing time in Vancouver.
TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Thank you so much Christine & Brian. I am thrilled you enjoyed the day and I hope to see you back here again very soon!! Lois
Elizabeth BosleyUnited Kingdom
We thought Lois was fantastic, we loved her, her enthusiasm and her beautiful city. We felt like family. We will all miss Vancouver, especially Lois. Thank you.
TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Thank you so much Liz & family. It was so lovely to meet all of you and I also feel like you are part of my family! Have a wonderful trip home to England and I hope to see you again soon! Lois
Allison BrownUnited States
Lois was an amazing guide! Early which we appreciated! Very easy meeting place. Wonderful car, so spacious and comfortable. Very knowledgeable and friendly. Perfect!!!
TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Thank you so much Allison, your family was a delight! I hope to see you again soon. Lois
Our Vancouver private tour with Lois was simply outstanding. She arrived before time with a suggested plan due to possible rain. However, we were fortunate enough for the sun to come out for our visit. Lois is so passionate about Vancouver. She was thoroughly professional and nothing was too much trouble. We look forward to doing another trip with her in the future. Anne & John
TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Thank you so much for your wonderful comments Anne & John! It was an absolute pleasure to spend the day with you and I am so thankful 'Mother Nature' was on our side. What a glorious day it was. I hope to see you again very soon! Lois
Robert LewisUnited States
TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Thank you so much Lenore & Bob. I am so happy you enjoyed the tour - it was so wonderful to meet the two of you! I hope to see you again soon. Lois
Nancy ForemanDallas, TEXAS, United States
Excellent tour with Lois. She showed and told us about so many fascinating things in Vancouver! Lois was helpful, caring, and accommodating to our mixed physical abilities. Her professional manner and considerable knowledge made this tour fun for all of us! I'd take another tour with her anytime.
TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Hi Nancy & family. Thanks so much for your lovely comments. It was so nice to meet you and spend the day with you! I hope you enjoyed the balance of your time in Vancouver. Have a great time in Victoria & Seattle as well! Lois
Mary PeitzEllicott City, MD, United States
We thoroughly enjoyed our tour of Vancouver with Lois. She was very personable, well organized, very knowledgeable about the area and an excellent driver with a great vehicle. We especially enjoyed Granville Island and Stanley Park. If we have one recommendation, we would suggest skipping the stop in Chinatown and spending more time in the beautiful Stanley Park area . This is our second ToursByLocals experience and we highly recommend this organization to anyone who is traveling.
TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Thank you so much for your lovely comments! It was wonderful spending the day with you. Thank you so much for the recommendation as well. I hope to see you all again in the near future. Have a wonderful cruise! Lois
Sue-Ann SolowayUnited States
I cannot say enough good things about Lois as our guide. She was right there when we arrived. She listened carefully to things I definitely wanted to spend time seeing and planned our time accordingly. She gave us a wonderful tour of Vancouver. The Capilano Bridge and Park did was absolutely wonderful! From Stanley Park to Gastown to Granville Island and points in between, it was a wonderful tour. Lois clearly loves her work and her city. We were fortunate to have her as our guide.
TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Thank you so much for your wonderful comments Sue-Ann! It was so lovely to meet the two of you and spend a lovely day together! Take care and I hope to see you again one day soon. Lois
Marcelle PiccolelloUnited States
I was extremely fortunate to take the half day Highlights of Vancouver tour with Lois. She is an incredibly friendly, personable guide who showed me many interesting sites and neighborhoods I would have not found on my own in one afternoon. She was attentive to personalize the tour to my interests. Her touring SUV was clean and posh. I recommend Lois and this tour without reservation. I had a great time!
TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Thank you so much for your lovely comments. It was a fun day and I really enjoyed your company! I hope the balance of your week was great and I also hope you will make it back this way again soon. Lois
Mike ZonghettiUnited States
An outstanding afternoon in Vancouver with Lois...could not have been more enjoyable!
TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Thank you so much! It was wonderful to spend the afternoon with all of you. I hope to see you again some day soon. Have a good flight back to Boston. Lois
Maryann A.United States
Lois is an outstanding guide. Her knowledge of the region both past and present enabled us to have a memorable tour of Vancouver's highlights. Because of her experience and expertise, we were able to be at key sites throughout the city without having to fight crowds and lines. Her personal style is most accomodating, considerate, and professional.
TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: And thank you again for your lovely comments! Take care. Lois
John L.United States
Lois had a hard act to follow, but she was up to the task. She gave good alternatives for us to choose from and added so much to the tours of Vancouver and Whistler. She even helped some of the group to better utilize their ability to hike the trails. She was a real professional.
TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Thank you so much John. It was a wonderful two days with you and the group. I look forward to seeing you all again one day! Lois
Gardiner Van Ness, IIITucson, AZ, United States
We were a group of two 70 year old couples. Lois gave us a very comprehensive tour of Vancouver that was lots of fun. She provided a very spacious SUV for us to travel in. We saw all the highlights of the city which we fell in love with. We were able to go where we wanted and were not restricted by a preplanned itinerary. Lois was fun to be with and is very warm and welcoming.
TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Thank you so much for your lovely comments. I am so happy that you fell in love with this beautiful city. Hope to see you again very soon! Lois
Maximillion WexlerUnited States
Terrific tour guide. Was on time and great personality. The vehicle was clean and immaculate. Lois provided interesting information, was a good communicator and gracious. The value of the tour was exceptional. Lois was versatile as she accommodated my wife and myself and my wife's parents who were 89 years old. Would hire Lois again!
TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Thank you so much Max. You, your wife and in-laws were an absolute joy. Hope our paths cross again! Lois
Jo KashUnited States
Excellent tour! Guide was very knowledgable and we learned a lot about Vancouver. Would highly recommend this tour!
TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Thanks so much Jo. It was so nice to meet you and your family. Hope to see you again soon! Lois
Our tour with Lois in Vancouver was excellent. She was on time, her car is great and confortable and she took us to the main highlights of the city. She has a great sense of humor and we felt we has a great tour. I highly reccomend her.
TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Thank you so much Jeannete. It was great to spend the day with the four of you. Hope to see you again soon! Lois
Dennis IrwinUnited States
Why would anyone take one of those bus tours when they could go with Lois? Very personable and accommodating and always on time - early actually. A wealth of knowledge and so flexible. She got our trip off to a terrific start!
TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Thank you so much Dennis! It was a great 3 days and I really enjoyed spending the time with you and your family. I hope you had a fabulous cruise! Lois
Dennis IrwinUnited States
Same as before.
James GaitherUnited States
We were met by Lois as we disembarked from our cruiseship in Vancouver, BC on July 1, 2016. We immediately felt comfortable,as she was extremely warm and friendly. It was as though we had known her for a long time. She was very flexible as to time and areas toured, and was extremely knowledgeable of Vancouver's history. She was mindful of our time constraints and made sure that we were dropped us off at the Amtrak Station on time. We highly recommend Lois as a personal guide & a lovely person.
TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Thank you so much Jim, Juanita, Linda & Steve. You were an absolute pleasure to have on tour. I hope you enjoyed the train and the remainder of your trip. I hope to see you again in the future. Take care and I promise to send you the photos today! Lois
Tommy ReevesPort Neches, TX, United States
The absolute best tour guide we've ever had in all our travels. We enjoyed her personality and her company as well. Top notch we would ask for her again anytime. Tommy from Texas
TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: THANK YOU so much Tommy et al. It was such a fun day with the 6 of you. I really hope to see you all again very soon!!! Have an awesome cruise! Lois
Deborah PuffUnited States
We so enjoyed our day with Lois. She was so knowledgable about the Beautiful City of Vancouver and you could tell how much she loved this City. We are so glad we made this choice of tours. She was Wonderful. Thanks Lois!
TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: And thank you Debbie. It was so pleasure able to spend the day with you. I hope you had a good night and good flight home! Look forward to our paths crossing again in the future!!! Lois
Janet ItoUnited States
Lois did a great job in showing us all the sights and some. She is a confident, comfortable guide who can do a great job with any group. We (group of five women), thoroughly enjoyed having her as our guide.
TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: And thank you again! Lois
Michelle CrownhartUnited States
I had already taken a city tour of Vancouver three times with a traditional tour company and I wanted something more personal for my sister and her husband for their first visit to the city. Lois really gives you the personal touch. She was waiting for us at the cruise ship terminal with an easy to read sign with my name. Her knowledge of the city was great. My sister and brother-in-law really enjoyed the tour and my elderly mom and myself learned plenty of new things.
TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Thank you so much Michelle. I am so happy you and your family enjoyed my tour! It was wonderful to meet the four of you and I hope to see you again soon! Lois
Alice BabajianUnited States
TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Thanks Alice. It was so nice to meet the 4 of you! Lois
Sharon BurrillBritish Virgin Islands
We had a fantastic tour with Lois. My mother is 87 and uses a walker, Lois was able to facilitate the tour with ease. She is knowledgable, professional, kind and fun. Stanley Park Tea House for lunch was fantastic. I highly recommend Lois as a tour guide.
TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Thank you so much Sharon. It was such a joy to spend the day with the three of you! I hope to see you again very soon! Lois
Donna AndersonUnited States
Awesome guide. Above and beyond your usual guide service. Travelled with my 91 year old Dad who used a mobility scooter. Lois helped lift the cart with me and we were able to enjoy our trip.
TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Thanks Donna. I am so happy that you all enjoyed the trip. Your Dad & his stories were a joy! Lois
Karen OdegardUnited States
We delighted in our customized whirlwind Vancouver tour. Lois helped us choose sights in advance for our available time. Seeing the steam clock strike 11:00 was a novel experience. She shared local history as we visited various sites. We enjoyed a delicious lunch at Trolls in Horseshoe Bay and experienced Granville Island! She secured our luggage in her vehicle while we toured and then dropped us at the Amtrak station to continue our journey. It was a perfect first taste of Vancouver. Karen - Minnesota
TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Thank you so much Karen. It was a lovely day and I really enjoyed spending it with the two of you. I hope to see you again very soon! Lois
Roy DotsonTexas, 77094, United States
Beatrice InghamUnited States
we were a family of 14 age 12 to 80 and lois got our dynamicks and was a perfect guide for us. She showed us the highlights of Vancouver in a few short hours and we really learned to want to spend more time in the city in the future. thanks Lois, for a wonderful 4 hours.
TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Thank you so much! What a lovely family you have and would have loved to spend more time with you. Please do come back and visit again! Lois
Dan R.St. Peters, MO, United States
Lois was so kind and very informative. We had good time touring around with her. She kept the tour at our requested slow pace, which was great. We found her very knowledgeable of the area. GOOD JOB LOIS!
TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Thank you so much for your kind words. It was such a fun day being with the two of you! I hope you had a stupendous time on the cruise and would love to see you again. Take care! Lois
Michelle TopolskiUnited States
Fantastic tour and fantastic guide! Thanks for making the tour so enjoyable and interesting!
TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: And thank you so much Michelle! It was so nice to meet the four of you. Hope to see you again one day soon. Lois
Janet ToddUnited States
Lois was right on time. The tour was everything we had hoped for. She was flexible to our changing airline schedule and she was extremely personable. We could not have asked for more from a guide, or enjoyed our time more. Thank you for a great time.
TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: And thank you for your lovely comments Janet. It was great fun spending the morning with you and I was so happy that we had more time together than originally booked. I hope your flights home weren't too gruelling. I hope to see you again very soon. Take care. Lois
Sabrina HoratUnited States
Lois was wonderful. A great tour guide, very friendly, energetic and willing to take us anywhere we would like to go. Great knowledge of Vancouver and we got a great feel for the city.
TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Thank you so much!! I really enjoyed spending the day with you touring this beautiful city. I hope you have a great day tomorrow and in Portland. Lois
Norman JeffriesUnited States
TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Thank you so much Norm!
Miriam KriegerUnited States
Fantastic overall - Lois is a friendly, knowledgeable and flexible guide who goes above and beyond expectations. We greatly enjoyed both her insights and the tour of the highlights of Vancouver. A great way to see the city - wouldn't do it any other way.
TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Thank you so much Miriam! It was an absolute pleasure showing you my wonderful city. I hope to see you again very soon. Lois
Elena GorlovskyUnited States
We had wonderful time, thank you, Lois. Elena
TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: And thank you Elena, it was so nice to spend the day together. How was your cruise? Did you have a good time? Hope so. Lois
Nancy KalchbrennerUnited States
Lois did an excellent job of tailoring the tour to our schedule and needs and was a fantastic guide. She is knowledgeable, fun and flexible and we had a great time with her.
TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Thank you so much Nancy. It was so much fun showing you Vancouver. I hope to see you again soon!
Lois was a brilliant guide! She welcomed me as a friend from the start of her tour of Vancouver. We started off at my hotel and saw the northern shoreline and on to Stanley Park. Lunch gave me a great chance to pepper her with questions , which were all throughly well answered. Lois really listened to what I wanted throughout the day. Coupled with her experience and knowledge she delivered a complete program that was throughly enjoyed. She was very helpful both pre and post tour! Highly Recommeded
TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Thank you so much Margaret. It was a delight to spend the day with you. How was your cruise? I hope you had great weather and a splendid time!
Duncan GarryUnited Kingdom
Fabulous day with a wonderful guide. Lois greeted us with a warm smile that stayed with her the entire tour. She took us on a comprehensive tour of her home town and her pride in the city was obvious and understandably so. Vancouver is a beautiful city and this is definately the way to get your bearings and see the" must see "places. Cannot recommend the tour enough and if Lois is your guide you are in for a treat! We loved it.
TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Thank you so much Duncan, Susan and Christopher! It was an absolute pleasure to meet you and spend the afternoon showing you this lovely city. I have been thinking of you often and wondering how your vacation is - you certainly have been blessed with great weather! Take care and I will send you photos within the next day or two. Lois
Cathy P.United States
Lois was a real pleasure! She was so kind and friendly and knew so much about the city. She customized the tour to our interests, while still making sure that we got an excellent overview of this beautiful city. I would highly recommend her to anyone visiting Vancouver!
TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Thank you so much Cathy. It was so nice to meet you and I hope you enjoyed the balance of your time in Vancouver. I hope to see you again soon. Lois
Mary MatthewsUnited States
Lois was a wonderful tour guide. Next time I am in Vancouver, I will absolutely request that she be my guide once again. Lois arrived on time, was very friendly and we had a wonderful tour of the city. She is a great asset to your services!! I will recommend her to all my friends!!! She has a great personality, meets people well and is very responsive to your ideas and makes sure you see the things you are interested in. Once again, a wonderful tour. Mary Ma
TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Thank you so much Mary. It was an absolute joy spending the morning with you! I hope we see each other again very soon!! Lois
Beverly Joan BeatonCanada
We loved Lois, and she did a wonderful job, and we were more than satisfied with our tour, and I would recommend her to anyone. Thanks Lois Clyde & Joan
TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Thank you so much Clyde and Joan. It was so much fun to show you Vancouver - you were the best. I hope to see you again soon! Lois
Rebecca MittendorfUnited States
Lois gave us a customized walking tour of the downtown area that was all-encompassing. She was very knowledgeable and flexible. I would recommend Lois to anyone visiting Vancouver! Thanks for a great introduction to your city, Lois!
TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Thank you so much Rebecca! It was a pleasure for me to show you and Beth our beautiful city. I hope you enjoyed the balance of your week here and look forward to seeing you again soon. Take care! Lois
John WintersUnited States
Lois did an outstanding job of showing us a wonderful time in your beautiful city of Vancouver! Our special requests were cheerfully honered and her insights were priceless. We could not have asked for a better or more knowledgable guide. We will definately ask for Lois again if the opportunity to return to Vancourver ever arrises. Thanks, Lois; you are the best! John and Irene Winters
Lois was an absolute gem. Very Knowledgeable, accommodating and helpful. She made our short visit to Vancouver enchanting!
TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Thank you so much Joyce for your wonderful comments! It was so nice to get to know both you and Mike and I hope our paths cross again. Take care. Lois
Rick BroughtonUnited States
Lois is fantastic! We wanted a off the beaten path tour of Vancouver spiced with the must see locations and we were very happy with the results. Lois is very flexible and will taylor a tour based on your interests. She also conducts hiking tours of Vancouver and I'd love to book that tour on my next trip to beautiful Vancouver.
TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Thank you so much for your wonderful comments Rick & Carlos. I had such a great day showing you Vancouver and I do really hope to take you out hiking one day - and what about Everest Base Camp???? ha ha. Take care & I look forward to meeting up with you again. Lois
Amy BuninUnited States
Lois was an outstanding tour guide,knowledgable about every aspect of Vancouver. In addition to being very pleasant and entertaining, we would strongly reccomend that anyone who wishes to take a tour of Vancouver uses Lois. She got us to our cruise timely after a informative afternoon which she tailored to our interests and shared wonderful pictures of our tour online.
TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Thanks Jes. The fellows were a joy to show around and the weather was perfect for us!
Judy ParkinsUnited States
Lois was delightful. She showed us a Vancouver we never would have seen on our own. It was a wonderful experience!
Victor SpringerScottsdale, AZ, United States
Lois did an excellent job, was very personable and knowledgeable of the area. She went over and above with taking her own pictures for us and posting for us to view. Did nice job customizing trip on the fly to help meet needs expressed during conversation. We would recommend her highly. Vic & Nancy Springer
TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Thank you so much Victor and Nancy. It was so wonderful to meet the two of you and I am very happy that you enjoyed the tour and the city. How was your cruise with your family? Wonderful I hope. Take care and I hope to see you again soon. Lois
Dawn LucianoUnited States
The tour Lois provided was perfect! It gave us an overview of the city and a more indepth view of Stanley Park. She let us explore at our own speed and was happy to help us pick a place for a quick snack. Thanks Lois!!!
TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Hello Dawn & Augie. You are so welcome. It was an absolute pleasure meeting the two of you and showing you my city. I promise to get the photos off to you very soon. Thanks and I hope to see you again soon. Lois
TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Thanks so much Jes! The group was great! Lois
Valerie BoosinUnited States
The tour was wonderful. A perfect ending to our Alaska cruise. Lois was there waiting for us when we disembarked and was agreeable to any changes we wanted to make based on what we had already seen while in Alaska. We could not have asked for a better guide. She was wonderful with our grandchildren and was able to answer any questions we had. She is a delight! We all whole heartedly recommend your company and Lois to anyone wanting to see the best of Vancouver.
TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Thank you so much Valerie for your very kind words. It was an ABSOLUTE pleasure meeting you and your lovely family. I hope your flight home wasn't too arduous and that Jim was able to make it to his parade on Sat night. Did Hunter end up spending the weekend with you - the boys are both so cute! I will be sending you the few pictures I took on the Suspension Bridge shortly. Hope to see you again soon. Lois
Everyone was thrilled with the tour and the service they received from Lois. My guests really appreciate her patience with them, especially because the tour took a lot longer than planned. Thank you, and we'll definitely be in touch for more trips. Jes
TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Thank you so much Jes for the wonderful rating. The fellow were so much fun to show around! Did Paul contact you with regards to the extra payment?