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Lake Van

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Lake Van is a wonderful base to explore the flowers of Eastern Anatolia. Scenically sublime, the montane steppes are full of beautiful flowers, especially Fritillarias, Tulips and Irises. There are…

Alice Hunter

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Alice Hunter grew up in rural Hertfordshire surrounded by the wildlife that she grew to love and later to examine in detail through the lens of her camera. Her career…

Amanda Borrows

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We first cmet Amanda Borrows thirty years ago during a botanical surveying course, when she was a Countryside Ranger. Soon after she packed her bags and travelled the world, working…

Ana Kvlividze

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From eastern Georgia, the Kakheti region, Ana Kvlividze is a botanist who works as laboratory assistant at National Botanical Garden of Georgia, Department of Plant Conservation. She has completed a…

Andy Byfield

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Andy Byfield is currently Plantlife’s Landscape Conservation Manager. He has recently returned to the UK after a ten year spell in Turkey where he has worked with mountain villagers to…

Aniket Sardana

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Aniket is a vet and zoologist based in Bristol. He has been photographing wildlife for over twenty years and has travelled and worked extensively around the world, contributing his images…

Arne Jakobsen

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Arne Jakobsen’s love for and knowledge of the flowers and the mountains of Norway will immediately become apparent to those joining our new tour to Norway in 2019. A childhood…

Callan Cohen

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Callan Cohen is a well-known birdwatching guide and author who runs Birding Africa based in Cape Town, South Africa. Callan majored in botany at university and has a passion for…

Chris Gardner

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Chris Gardner is a plant-world all-rounder and top quality naturalist to boot. Chris and his wife Basak produced the lavish ‘Flora of the Silk Road’ see Chris’s blog http://www.flowersofthesilkroad.blogspot.com/. A…

Elise Bourru

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Elise Bourru lives in a small hamlet close to Grasse in the French Alps. She has travelled extensively in Western Africa, Europe and the Middle East, leading trips for French…

Eric Miranda

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Eric Miranda’s contribution to our Mexican tours is invaluable as he provides a wonderful framework from which we can enjoy the region’s fabulous fauna and flora. Once a chef, he…

Fiona Dunbar

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Fiona Dunbar is a graduate in Ecology from the University of East Anglia She has worked for three years with the endangered Loggerhead Sea Turtles of Crete as a conservation…

Fred Rumsey

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After obtaining his BSc in Botany from Reading University, and a PhD from the University of Manchester, Fred Rumsey joined the staff of the Natural History Museum in 1995, and…

Gabor Orban

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For the past five years Gábor Orbán has spent half the year guiding groups in Mexico and half the year in his native Hungary. Gábor has been involved in tour…

Hugo Sampaio

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From Coimbra in Central Portugal, Hugo Sampaio works for SPEA, a Portuguese NGO whose mission is to support research and conservation of wild birds and their habitats. He has been…

Ian Bennallick

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Eighteen years ago Ian Bennallick was on our Crete tour as a customer and during it he impressed us so much with his enthusiasm and knowledge that it wasn’t long…

Ian Green

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Ian Green is the co-founder of Greentours and since graduating in Ecology, has led over one hundred and eighty holidays in various fields of natural history, and has organised many,…

Jesper Hornskov

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The migration flyways of North Zeeland in Denmark was Jesper Hornskov’s inspiration as a child and before he’d even left school he was leading trips abroad. After an extensive period…

Jonathan Bradley

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Jonathan Bradley has 25 years experience of ‘earthy’ topics. For a decade he has run his own ecological consultancy company in South East England, working with anything from wildflowers to…

Kerem Karaerkek

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Kerem Karaerkek studied Japanese Language and Literature at university of Ankara and soon started working as a trekking and mountain guide in Cappadocia and the Taurus. He became fascinated by…

Kurt Vickery

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Kurt Vickery is a freelance photographer whose childhood experiences in Malaysia awakened his interest in the natural world. Exploring Europe, Iran and Kazakhstan have broadened his knowledge in recent years….

Lara Broom

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Born in Lisbon, Lara a degree in Biology by the Faculty of Sciences of the University of Lisbon, and a masters in Biodiversity, Genetics and Evolution from the Faculty of…

Local Leaders

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Where possible we use local, knowledgeable park rangers or guides on our tours. They bring valuable, local knowledge to the tour, and of course equally important local employment to the…

Mark Hanger

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Mark Hanger graduated in Botany from Otago University in New Zealand and has worked in nature tourism since 1985, initially with the National Parks and Reserves Service in Otago. Mark…