Our Expert Guides

We know that having a great guide is key to truly discovering a destination. That’s why our tours are led by passionate Spain gurus who love sharing their insider knowledge with our guests. We’ve got historians, sommeliers and art experts on the team, and each guide is a gifted storyteller.

We can’t wait for you to meet them!

Joanne Batten

Originally from the south of England, Jo´s passion for food and wine led her to set up home in Chicago, Colorado, Hawaii and Hong Kong, before she arrived in Seville for a 6-month adventure…11 years ago! As well as cooking and scouting out new restaurants, she also makes a mean cocktail.

Lydia Quiles

Born in Seville and raised all throughout Andalusia. She came back to the capital 17 years ago and fell in love with Seville all over again. Eager to show travelers one of the most beautiful cities in the world through her enthusiastic eyes!

Hayley Salvo

After 10 years in Spain, Hayley is a true Tejandaluza, half American from Texas and half Spanish, with the passport to prove it!

Miranda Bild

After living on Colombia’s Caribbean coast for more than 3 years, London-born Miranda retraced her steps back to Seville to explore the city where the story of The Americas began.

Jaimie Keating

After studying in Andalusia, Irishman Jaimie made sure he was on the first possible flight back to Seville—the day after graduation!

Pilar Rubio

So in love with Seville, becoming a guide was the easiest decision in the world! There’s nothing better than welcoming new people to her incredible city.

Sara Zanini

‘Gitaliana’ Sara’s love for travelling brought her all over the world, but in Seville, she found the perfect second home.

Elena Jimenez Duran

A life-long flamenco dancer and expert, Elena studied Spanish Language and Culture to help her show off her city’s culture with pride and passion.

Sophie Picard

Originally from Paris, Sophie’s passions lie with people, a hearty stew and all of Seville’s wonderful traditions and cultural events.

David Pope

Originally from Australia, David came to Seville as a student but fell in love and stayed. He is now truly an expert on Sevillian history and loves sharing stories of his adopted hometown.

Michaela Hill

American, Michaela, combines helping study abroad students find a home in Seville with learning all she can about Spanish wine.

María Ruiz

Born and raised in Seville, María has been showing guests around her city for 2 years after completing her history degree.

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