Blogs about travelling in Europe
Meet Your Guide
Meet the Guides behind the companies on Private Guides of Europe.
I never felt comfortable with mass tourism products. With my brother Peter, our idea was to create special private tours for individuals, focusing on authentic experiences.
This profession allows me to be with people and to live my passion: HISTORY. I love to accompany my guests on an emotional journey of their fantastic travel moments.
My motto is ‘I am doing it because I enjoy it. I will stop doing it when I stop enjoying it’. Every morning I look forward to a great day, with every intention of enjoying the day with my clients.
I grew up in Chile in the 1980´s. By the time I was old enough to travel on my own, I realized I lived in the last country in the world, in the Finis Terrae.
I love Helsinki, the beautiful city that I live in. I believe that you cannot be a successful tour guide if you don’t have passion for your locality.
It took me decades to discover all the fascinating history about my ancestry, about the 20th century of Central Europe, full of drama, adventures, love and grief. I made them all speak about it, show me pictures, tell me the stories, to cry and to forgive together.
The national holiday of reunified Germany is October 3rd. But what does this really mean for a sense of German identity?
Italians do love their coffee and if you are invited by your friends in Italy, you will be kind of forced to sip one! But it is hard to understand if Italians do drink it always for pleasure or, if, they also go for a coffee to “waste” some time.
Greece, despite its small size, has one of the largest coastlines in the world, thanks to its many islands. For us, discovering the ideal island for each traveller is the true challenge, since we are asked to choose among 6,000 islands, noting that each of these islands hides its secrets and history.
The new top destination in St. Petersburg is called Vasileostrovsky market, and though it’s undoubtedly hard to pronounce, you have to be there if you like food markets with artisan pastries, local farm-to-table cheeses, and other delicious but affordable food.
In Slavic language, white is “Beo” and a city is “grad”. And so Beograd – ‘the white city’ got its name, which together with the Slavic inhabitants, has survived to this day.
An estimated 250,000 French citizens now call London home. They enrich the capital the way butter enriches brioche. And, being French, they won’t settle for less than the best. So, let us take you on a tour of the most quintessentially French attractions in Londres.
Harem was literally the Sultan’s family quarters. It was an area within the palace where the Sultan and all his family members resided.
Slovak capital Bratislava is a perfect destination to discover the turbulent history of the 20th century in Central Europe.
Hello Portugal Tours welcomes you in the city of seven hills! Since Lisbon is a perfect city to discover during a long weekend, we have created this 48-hour itinerary of Portugal’s capital city.
Some years ago Romania probably still sounded like an off the beaten path destination to visit. And actually it still is nowadays, at least parts of it, which makes it more attractive to the foreign tourists.