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Rob / 8-11-2016 22:52:53
I took the tour on 09/11/16 with three Canadians and three other English people. Nathan is a hugely informative, very friendly tour guide. His small tour groups allow for an extremely personal experience (he’ll learn your name and ask all about you) and the his level of knowledge about not only the First World War, but the decades that led to it, are remarkably impressive and educational. I thought I know a lot about the war but he told us so much I wasn’t aware of.

The tour doesn’t feel at all rushed. You’ll be given plenty of time to explore the cemeteries, memorials and museums Nathan takes you to and your own pace. There isn’t anything I feel I missed out on.

I would recommend Nathan’s day-long tour (I was picked me up outside my hotel at 08:45 and I was back by 18:00) to anyone planning on visiting Bruges who’s interested in learning all about the Flanders Fields and The Great War.

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David / 16-10-2016 22:00:42
Our tour on Saturday 15/10 was perfect. The depth of knowledge Nathan was able to incorporate into our day was simply impressive. As an Australian group the tour felt bespoke to our specific interests, Nathan constantly demonstrated deep subject matter expertise, context and had a flow that linked in a cohesive fashion the specific actions of the AIF & ANZACS within the broader back drop of other nations and dynamics of the conflict. We covered an impressive amount battlefields, trenches, museums, cemeteries, monuments without rushing and maintaining respect. I’m still absorbing it all, and my interest in history -dormant for many years has been woken.
Nathan is an excellent guide- I feel privileged having taken this tour, and have no hesitation in recommending visit bruges /battlefield day tours to anyone with even a remote interest in history.
Cheers!

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Andy & June / 14-10-2016 19:27:26
Thankyou Nathan for a wonderful day tour on Tuesday, it made our recent trip to Bruges very special.

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JOHN AND JANE / 21-9-2016 10:33:02
For some time we have wanted to pay our respects to a generation now gone; and pray that it may never happen again. Nathan helped to make that happen and thank you. The sense of peace and beauty amongst the evidence of such horror with the sun low down on a warm, balmy evening where we walked alone at Tyne Cot, so silent ”at the going down of the sun”, will remain a lasting memory.

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Emma and family / 17-6-2016 19:57:40
We could not have asked for a better tour or guide. Nathan was fantastic. Not only did he fill in some additional details about our relative’s loss of life he also adapted the day’s itinerary to visit the battle and commemoration sites, the latter only being in place for a week or so. And he did the same for a couple from New Zealand on our tour. He imparted his considerable knowledge and passion for the local history in an engaging and empathetic way. Nothing was too much trouble. Whilst my initial thought on booking was that it seemed a little expensive, the experience was well worth what we spent and more. I would highly recommend. Many thanks for making my father’s weekend, and for helping to fulfil a long-held desire to pay respect to those who fought in the First World War.

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