Since 1978 in the travel business and an official Tourist Guide since 1989 for Barcelona and Catalonia, Ton-David was always searching for professional excellence. Be it conducting adventure tours through the U.S., Mexico and Guatemala, or being one of the youngest hotel managers in Minorca. He also worked for a couple of seasons as a tour guide in 8 languages for the best canal boat companies in Amsterdam, Holland.
With a solid international working experience and traveling background, his clients range from Prime Ministers, Nobel Prize winners, TV teams, Travel writers, celebrities, etc., to private groups or individuals who asked for a special Catalan touch during their discovery of Barcelona.
Most reputed hotels, travel agents, corporations, and individuals who wanted a quality tour and accuracy in the explanations have hired him.
Other activities include simultaneous interpretation and translation of texts and film soundtracks from English, French, German and Dutch into Catalan or Spanish.
Fluent in: Catalan, Dutch, English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese and Spanish
- Picasso & Barcelona: the city that grew with the young artist
- Antoni Gaudí: in-depth approach to all his works
- Architecture: Modernisme & contemporary Barcelona
- Art: Roman, Romanesque, Gothic, Modernist, 20th c. Catalan (Joan Miró, Salvador Dalí, Antoni Tàpies)
- Agriculture: farming, forestry, gardens, wineries, oil mills
«If no guide can accommodate to your demanding program, try Ton-David: he’s an expert in unconventional tours»
Blocks of 4 hours, plus additional hourly rates. Ask for a rate information list.
Not included: Entrance Fees to Museums & Sites and Transportation.
Booking in advance is far better, but short notice bookings do most often fit in the agenda as well.