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Carolyn Gallagher


Carolyn Gallagher

Carolyn Gallagher

Tour Leaders
Carolyn left her Public Relations career in 2006 to travel around the world, and fell for Latin America’s allure where she now lives semi-permanently. As a result of turning her passions into paid work she is constantly motivated, inspired and enthused by the tours she leads. In particular she loves the breathtakingly beautiful views in Bolivia, the winning combination of steak, football and wine in Argentina, and the warmth and friendless of the people in Colombia and Nicaragua – which combine to form this irresistible continent.

In between tours, Carolyn, a keen diver is off exploring new parts of Latin America, above and below the water. She is a firm believer in the tours being an adventure, and through her optimism, expertise and charming sense of humour you’ll be sure to have a memorable time.

My top tips

1.

Be open-minded and positive. Take all things, even the unexpected (power cuts, transport strikes, missing sink plugs or sporadic hot water) in your stride. It is an adventure.

2.

Visit Nicaragua and El Salvador for off-the-beaten track experience with amazing wildlife, smoking volcanoes and incredibly friendly people while they are still relatively undiscovered.

3.

Everyone always plans to but few actually manage to... travel light!

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Wanderlust

Food and Travel Magazine Readers' Awards - Tour Operator of The Year 2016

Selling Travel Agents Choice Awards - Best Tour Operator to Latin America 2016

Sunday Times Travel Magazine - Editor's Award 2013

Guardian and Observer Travel Awards - Top Ten Small Tour Operator: 2012

Sunday Times Travel Magazine Awards - Best Value Tour Operator 2011

Condé Nast Traveller Readers’ Awards - Top Ten Specialist Tour Operator 2016

Wanderlust Readers' Travel Awards - Top Ten Tour Operator 2015

British Travel Awards - Best Small Tour Operator to Central and South America 2012

Latin American Travel Association - Award for Customer Service 2012

Sunday Times Travel Magazine Awards - Best Specialist Tour Operator 2011

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