Manuela Fraenkel

Regional Qualification(s):

Scotland, North East


English, German, Italian, Spanish

Phone Number(s):

0131-229-6236, 07990-521781, 0131-229-4552

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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:


Developing growing interest, especially animals, sheep, sheepdog shows.

Britain Today

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

Business & Finance

Had own business and still work part-time in sales. 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) - took part in course 1997.

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, and international links.


Ever more interested in gardens and plants, both in Scotland, England and N 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 Octavia Elegance 4 Yes No