Blue Badge CPD

Qualified to Guide:

All of Scotland

Languages:

English, Spanish

Driver Guide:

No

About Me

ESPAÑOL.
Yo soy guía oficial de turismo en toda Escocia. Estoy profesionalmente calificado y asegurado para proveer a sus clientes con mis mejores servicios de guía y hospitalidad turística. 
Mi calificación de “Guía Blue Badge“, me permite guiar en todas las regiones de Escocia y llevo más de quince años trabajando como guía profesional.
En Escocia, soy miembro de nuestra organisación  de guías profesionales “Scottish Tourist Guides Association” y también soy miembro de “British Guild of Tourist Guides” de Gran Bretaña. Puedo guiar en todas las regiones de Escocia y sus Islas, y  también en varios lugares turísticos de Inglaterra, incluyendo Liverpool, York, Cambridge, Oxford, Bath, Stonehenge, Durham, etc.
Siendo original de América Latina, entiendo muy naturalmente el idioma español y culturas de América Latina por lo que puedo servir aún mejor a sus clientes.  Mis comentarios son amigables, interesantes y con buen sentido de humor. También me gusta harmonisar  mi vida y trabajo con principios éticos, integridad y professionalismo.

ENGLISH.
I am a Native Spanish Speaking Guide, professionally qualified and insured to provide your clients with my best tourist and hospitality services. My qualification as “Blue Badge Tourist Guide” allows me to guide in all regions of Scotland and have been working as a professional tourist guide for over fifteen years.  I am a member of our organisations “Scottish Tourist Guides Association” and also a member of the “British Guild of Tourist Guides” of Great Britain. I can guide in all regions of Scotland and several tourist places in England, including Liverpool, York, Cambridge, Oxford, Bath, Durham, etc.
Being originally from Latin-América, I have a full and natural understanding of Spanish and LatinAmérica language and cultures. Therefore, I can serve your clients  even better. My guiding and commentary are interesting, friendly and good fun.  I always do my best to ensure your holiday in Scotland is a happy and memorable experience.

GUIDING QUALIFICATIONS:
Qualified as Blue Badge Tourist Guide in all regions of Scotland, accredited by the STGA and the University of Edinburgh.
Certificate in Historical Studies, with an emphasis on  Scottish History, by the University of Edinburgh.
Certificate in Scottish Studies, including the Scottish Parliament, by the University of Edinburgh.
Qualified to guide in York Minster (England) by the Dean and Chapter of York Minster.
Tour Director BISP Certificate, to guide in Britain and Ireland as a tour manager.
Certificate for Cruise Shore Guiding Excursions by WFTGA.
Certificate in Scottish Whisky, by Moray College and Gordon and MacPhail Distillery.
Course on Rosslyn Chapel, University of Edinburgh.
Brazilian-Portuguese Course, University of Edinburgh. (Not satisfactory for guiding yet).
As a professional Tourist Guide, I invest lots of money, time and efforts  to improve the quality of my services with CPDs, study visits, Oxford conference on tourism “Guided to Growth”, and new Standards as “ We’re Good To Go” and STGA’s Protocol for safer walking tours during COVID-19.
My aim is always to provide the best of service.

INTERESTS.
My guiding interests include the inspirational landscapes of Scotland, its history and people.
Guiding in all regions of Scotland, Castles, Cathedrals, Palaces and Whisky Distilleries.
My personal interests include music, writing, gardening, travelling, quality of life and my family.
I also like to harmonise my life and work with ethical principles, integrity and  professionalism.

Tour Types

  • Coach Tour
  • Conferences & Incentives
  • Shore Excursion
  • Walking Tour

Qualifications

GUIDING QUALIFICATIONS:
Qualified as Blue Badge Tourist Guide in all regions of Scotland, accredited by the STGA and the University of Edinburgh.
Certificate in Historical Studies, University of Edinburgh.
Certificate in Scottish Studies, University of Edinburgh.
Qualified to guide in York Minster-England, by the Dean and Chapter of York Minster.
Tour Director, BISP Certificate to guide in Britain and Ireland.
Certificate in Cruise Shore Guiding Services, by WFTGA.
Certificate in Scottish Whisky, by Moray College and Gordon & MacPhail Distillery.
Course on Rosslyn Chapel, University of Edinburgh.
Brazilian-Portuguese Course, University of Edinburgh.
As a professional Tourist Guide, I study and invest heavily to improve the quality of my services and standards.
My aim is always to provide the best of service.

INTERESTS.
My guiding interests include the beautitul landscapes of Scotland, its history and people.
Guiding in all regions of Scotland, Castles, Cathedrals, Palaces and Whisky Distilleries.
My personal interests include music, gardening, and my family.
I like to harmonize my life and work with ethical principles, professionalism  and integrity.

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Clients' Testimonials

  • The Scottish Government is delighted to endorse the work of the Scottish Tourist Guides Association in recognition of their worldwide reputation and quality work and training. I commend the passion and knowledge they bring to guiding and congratulate them on continuing to set the standard in this area.

  • VisitScotland is delighted to recognise the Scottish Tourist Guides Association as the professional membership body for fully trained and accredited tourist guides in Scotland. STGA accredited guides are passionate ambassadors for Scotland and in providing our visitors with information and inspiration, help deliver a memorable experience for them.

  • VisitScotland is delighted to recognise the Scottish Tourist Guides Association as the professional membership body for fully trained and accredited tourist guides in Scotland. STGA accredited guides are passionate ambassadors for Scotland and in providing our visitors with information and inspiration, help deliver a memorable experience for them.

  • Fergus Ewing MSP

    Cabinet Secretary for Rural Economy and Tourism

    Scottish Government

  • Marion Boyd

    International Development Assistant

    Aberdeen City Council

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    Incentive Department

    Gullivers Travel Agency