“Aside from the basics, a tour guide must be ready to act as an ambassador, a teacher, a gofer, an entertainer, a butler, an adviser and an interpreter. You’ll get to do these things to make sure that your group is safe and happy.” … Continue readingWhat are the requirements and qualifications to be one of the guides?
“How about adding value to an existing service and make the fees for the guides more competitive? A fair and reasonable rate is enough for many tour guides not to take a cut from a souvenir shop or a restaurant.” … Continue readingOn taking commissions from establishments
“If you’re seriously considering a career in this profession, do think it over. A lot. It’s not as glamorous as one might think. Sure, you get to travel frequently than your average kababayan but I’ve got news for you: It’s really not as frequent as seen on Facebook or Twitter.” … Continue readingWhy become a tour guide?