Carol Howard

Profile updated 10/08/22

Regional Qualification(s):

London

Language(s):

English, German, Italian

Phone Number(s):

020-8994 7276, 07752-272426

Contact guide

Introduction:

Hello, I'm Carol Howard. Welcome to my profile page! If you're interested in booking a sightseeing tour with a professional guide who has a real passion for guiding visitors within London and Southern England, then you've come to the right person.
I love my job as a guide, showing visitors the highlights of these areas, and it would be my pleasure to accompany you on a tour, showing you some of the famous attractions and hidden gems in these areas.
I qualified as a London-based Blue Badge Guide in 2001, so I've got more than 20 years of guiding experience behind me. I am qualified to guide tours in English, German and Italian.

My guiding areas of expertise include history, architecture, castles and palaces, cathedrals and churches, literature, art, music, walking tours and countryside tours.

Examples of popular tours and attractions where I guide tours include:
WITHIN LONDON: Westminster Abbey, St Paul's Cathedral, The Tower of London, The British Museum, The National Gallery, Tate Britain, Tate Modern, Greenwich Walking Tours, Dickens' London Walking Tours and/or Shakespeare's London Walking Tours, Kensington Palace, the Cabinet War Rooms and Churchill Museum, and more...
BEYOND LONDON: Windsor Castle, Hampton Court Palace, Leeds Castle, Canterbury, Stonehenge, Bath, Salisbury City and Cathedral, Oxford, Shakespeare's Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwick Castle, Winchester, The Cotswolds countryside Tour, Cambridge Walking Tour, and more...

Please contact me by e-mail for a quotation or for more information:
E-mail: carol.bluebadge@btinternet.com

I'm looking forward to meeting you!

Personal Interests:

Music
Docklands
Theatre
Literature
Art
Walks or Walking Tours

Special Interests:

London Areas in Depth

Including the fascinating area of London Docklands; walking tours eg the City of London; literary walks in the City, Bloomsbury & others; London Pub Tours.

Castles & Palaces

Capturing the special atmosphere of castles and palaces including: the Tower of London, Windsor Castle, Warwick Castle, Leeds Castle, Blenheim Palace, Hampton Court Palace.

Interpreting & Translating

German into English or Italian into English translations undertaken. Translation work experience includes 6 months working in Germany as a Translator. Interpreting work willingly undertaken.

Walking Tours

Including Highgate, Hampstead, Belgravia, Chelsea, Dicken's London and/or Shakespeare's London walking tours.

Additional Qualifications:

BA Joint Hons, MICS

Driver Guide:

No