Preview Mode Links will not work in preview mode

Destination Dawn

Jan 24, 2022

This is Chapter 22 of 'Walking Tour Guiding: The Ultimate Handbook'. 

There are legalities involved in making promises about your walking tour and not delivering as promised.  Make sure your visitors are clear about what to expect, AND make sure you are clear about what they expect.

If you have thought about writing a...


Jan 17, 2022

This is Chapter 21 of 'Walking Tour Guiding: The Ultimate Handbook'. 

How do you know when you have delivered a good walking tour?  You can't use tipping as a measure, and your guests don't always tell you.  In this episode I share some other ways you can get an indication of how well it went.

I also refer to the...


Dec 24, 2021

This is Chapter 20 of 'Walking Tour Guiding: The Ultimate Handbook'. Every guest needs to feel valued and important, so give them all equal attention when they ask questions or engage with you or others in the group.

The New York Times article I was in is HERE: An English City's Fight Against Lonliness Check it...


Dec 4, 2021

This is Chapter 19 of 'Walking Tour Guiding: The Ultimate Handbook'. The most important element of effective communication when leading a walking tour, is being able to 'read' your group.  You will know when they need to move on, of if they are interested in more detail.

If you want more information about training,...


Nov 29, 2021

This is Chapter 18 of 'Walking Tour Guiding: The Ultimate Handbook'. While out on a walking tour, you may stumble across some barriers to communication that are out of your control - but in this episode I share some solutions to get around these challenges.

My short online course about walking tour guiding, which...