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Category: Guiding experiences

On the Trail of Harry Potter

One of the things I enjoy doing most of all is tours on themes I…

Blue Badge Tour Guide FAQs

What is the Blue Badge? What is the benefit of hiring a Blue Badge Guide?…

Q and A – Part 3

What's the best thing about being a Blue Badge Guide? There are lots of things…

What is the benefit of hiring a Blue Badge Guide?

What is the benefit of hiring a Blue Badge Guide? As the highest guiding qualification…

Q and A Part 2

So here are some more questions about me and my work as a guide... What…

Are there any hidden extra costs?

There are no hidden costs, but there may be additional ones. If you book a…

Can anyone join your tours?

I offer two types of tours: public and private. The public walking tours are run…

How can I tell if my guide really has a Blue Badge?

Your guide should have a physical badge, like the one pictured. They will probably be…

Can I book a Blue Badge Guide for just one day?

Of course! You can book a Blue Badge Guide for as long or short a…

How much does it cost to hire a Blue Badge Guide?

The price for hiring a Blue Badge Guide varies from region to region, with London…

What is the difference between the Blue Badge and a Green Badge?

The Green badge is the second highest level of guiding qualification and shows that a…

What is the Blue Badge?

The Blue Badge is the highest level of qualification there is for guiding in the…

Blue Badge Guide Q and A

As a Blue Badge Guide, I'm used to answering questions on all kinds of topics. …

Academic tours…for all ages!

[caption id="attachment_539" align="alignleft" width="168"] Inside Newman Brothers[/caption] Guiding tends to be quite a seasonal job,…

A Day in the Life of a Blue Badge Tourist Guide

I’m up early because I’m doing a Meet and Greet at Birmingham Airport this morning.…

Harry Potter Studio Tour, Leavesden

A couple of years after the final film in the series was released, Warner Brothers…

Going for Gold…Guiding At The Olympics

The summer of 2012 was an amazing summer of sport, with the Olympics and Paralympics…