Rafael Pittman

Rafael Pittman

Regional Qualification(s):

South East England

Language(s):

English, French, Spanish

Phone Number(s):

07541 274 584, 020 7385 3853, skype rafferoo

Website:

www.tourways.com

Introduction:

Career at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office and in international trade with many years as an ex-patriate gives me an insight into enjoyable and informative days out.I am an accredited graduate student lecturer on Britain, with courses on Scotland and its culture,including distillery visits from April to October. I speak Castellano and Latin American Spanish as well as French.

Personal Interests:

Financial Markets and the City of London
Innovators, Inventors and Entrepreneurs
Tours from London
Artists and Art Galleries
Start -ups and Doing Business in Britain
Paris by Eurostar

Special Interests:

Architecture

Britain leads in design and engineering and tours reflect the highlights of our architectural heritage from the middle ages to award winning contemporary buildings in Docklands and the Olympic Park.

Conferences & Incentives

My career in international trade and with official visits ensures that you will receive VIP treatment and that organisation and standards are a priority.

Food & Drink

Visits to favourite restaurants and speciality food stores with in-house dining provide memorable authentic experiences.

Fashion

Lecturing at French Business schools on Luxury Brand Management I can guide you around Britain home to numerous global brands and explore the Paris marques we discover on my one day or two day Eurostar tour.

Gardens

A member of the Royal Horticultural Society, I am well-placed to offer you tours throughout south east England in public and private gardens.

London Areas in Depth

South Bank with Shakespeare's Globe theatre, Tate Modern, Tower of London, Docklands and Thames side walks to the Old Roman Wall and City with Jewish synagogues and early Christian churches and cathedrals.

Museums

Art galleries and specialist museums Discover Darwin's house and garden and the Wallace Collection. You can even visit a historical " Operating Theatre".

Stately Homes & Country Houses

There is a wide choice within an hour of London. It is possible to visit two in one day so discover beautiful interiors and the background to the owners and their collections.

Walking Tours

West End for politics, royalty government and the elite and East End for mercantilism, docks and crime. If Jack the Ripper is not your cup of tea the riverside pub tour might suit you better?

Business & Finance

Business school lecturer in London and Paris since 2007,masters and MBA programmes
Entrepreneurship
Doing business in Britain
House of Lords lecture 2014 for Chinese leadership group
Britishness and the English

Endorsements:

2012 Venues

Additional Qualifications:

FRSA MA

Driver Guide:

No