Manuela Fraenkel

Regional Qualification(s):

Scotland, North East


English, German, Italian, Spanish

Phone Number(s):

0131-229-6236, 07990-521781

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Ex-souvenir/crafts wholesaler, many years' trade fair experience. Ex-resident Germany/Latin America & continuing interest. Strong connections Switzerland, Austria, Spain, Italy. Wide-ranging general interests. Unflagging enthusiasm & attention to detail.

Personal Interests:

Business Visits/Industry
Incentive/Fam Trips
Whisky & Crafts
Business Visits/Industry
Incentive/Fam Trips
Harry Potter Locations
Outlander Locations

Special Interests:


Farming, general and especially animals, sheep, sheepdog shows.

Britain Today

Current affairs and comparisons with other countries, to which people can relate. Rosamunde Pilcher, Harry Potter and Outlander locations.

Business & Finance

Had own wholesale business. Worked overseas for bank and finance company. Maintain interest, as many clients from these backgrounds.

Castles & Palaces

Also linking family histories and backgrounds to bring them alive, applies equally to stately homes and country houses with their gardens.

Conferences & Incentives

Wide experience including preparatory fam trips, especially German-speaking and Spanish; some Italian. Enjoy motivating people and innovative programmes.

Decorative Arts/Arts & Crafts

As wholesale activity was in this field, have wide knowledge and connections.

Folklore & Traditions

Enjoy story-telling (including ghosts/murders and mysteries).

Food & Drink

If you enjoy it, it is very easy to talk about it - very appropriate for my client nationalities. Deepening whisky knowledge through translations/whisky festival/visits.

Ghosts, Murders & Mysteries

Edinburgh evening walks since 1999. Tours in costume(in Italian) for a client so could offer in German & Spanish.

Interpreting & Translating

Broad experience including overseas. Enjoy the variety and intercommunication, trade fairs, business visits, football and international links.


Ever more interested in gardens and plants, both in Scotland, England and Wales - adding to my collection as much as I can - "gardening first of all arts", as a beautiful window in Glasgow Cathedral states.


York Minster, Salisbury Cathedral, Windsor & Eton, South Wales

Driver Guide:



Type Make / Model Passengers Air Conditioning Disabled Access
Car Skoda Kodiaq SE L TDI 5 Yes No