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The Totally Spain Team

The Totally Spain Team

Here are some of the faces that make up the team at Totally Spain both in the office and out in the field.



Totally Spain´s Specialist Travel Advisors

Ken Baldwin - Founder & Managing Director

Ken, who was raised in Ireland, has worked in the travel industry since 1989.  He held a variety of senior positions at established and well...

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Belen Encinas - Director

Belen, who is the Joint Founder and Managing Director of Totally Spain, was born in the Basque Country and has travelled extensively throughout E...

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Ana Duran

Ana, who comes from the beautiful Cantabrian capital Santander, joined Totally Spain in 2006 after completing her studies in tourism. As a young ad...

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Olaia Elorriaga

Olaia has worked for 15 years with Totally Spain having joined the company in 2005, shortly after the business relocated to Cantabria.  She is on...

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Some of Our Expert Private Guides

A. Jesús in Ronda

A. Jesús, is one of our top expert local guides in the magnificent town of Ronda in the heart of Andalusia. He has been an official guide fo...

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Adolfo in Toledo

Adolfo is one of our long term expert tour guides in the splendid city of Toledo.  He is most definitely a favourite of our past clients who have...

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Anna in Seville

Easy going and talkative, Anna settled in Seville in 2005 where she initially came to study Spanish but immediately discovered that she adored the cit...

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Antonio in Granada

Antonio is one of our long term expert Granada guides.  One of the best in the city in our opinion and someone who always puts the needs of his c...

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Arancha in Segovia

Arancha despite her name being of Basque origin has her roots firmly in Segovia; in the Spanish region of Castilla y Leon. Her ancestors have lived he...

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David in Cordoba

“an excellent guide whose English was faultless and who gave a superb commentary” Margaret Rayburn, UK David was born in Cordoba where ...

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Elena in Asturias

Elena is one of our expert local guides in the beautiful region of Asturias.  Educated at the University of Bilbao, she has been a guide for over...

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Elsa in Lisbon

"Elsa was just excellent. Everyone in the group thought she was wonderful. We were lucky to have her with us for 12 nights. "  B. Pleim...

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Esther in Madrid

History, art, nature, travelling  and Tai Chi are just some of the passions of Esther, one of our expert guides in Madrid. She was born and ra...

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Jaime in Seville

Jaime was born in Seville though his family origins are from Asturias in Northern Spain.  As a young boy in Seville he was fascinated with old ch...

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Jamal in Tangier

There is no better or more professional guide to visit Northern Morocco with than Jamal with whom we have worked for many years.  Jamal, a tru...

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Jose Manuel in Basque Country & Rioja

Jose Manuel is one of our expert local guides in the Basque Country.  At one time Jose Manuel worked with Totally Spain in the office but his ...

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Manuel in Galicia

Manuel was born in Galicia in the far northwest of Spain. He studied tourism as he had wanted from a young age to travel and to seek work as a guide w...

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Mar in Barcelona

 "In Barcelona, Mar weaved her magic spell and turned what would have been an impossibly long day to see all 4 of Gaudi's masterpieces i...

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Marco in Extremadura

Marco, local patriot, has made his life where he was born: in the wild and stirring region of Extremadura. Passionately committed to introducing his h...

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Miguel in Evora

Miguel was born in Evora in the heart of the Alentejo and has lived and studied in the same city for 40 years. His passion for the Alentejo region ...

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Oriol in Barcelona

"Oriol was FANTASTIC. We totally loved Barcelona and he was a great part of it. He is so knowledgeable and became part of our group instantly. Th...

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Oscar in the Picos Mountains

Oscar is one of our top guides in the Picos de Europa mountains.   He is a true mountain guy, born and bred in the shadow of the central mas...

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Pedro in Porto

Pedro was born in Porto and being the chatty and welcoming person that he is, it is no wonder that he found his way to becoming a professional tour gu...

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Rosalia in Burgos

History, biking and travel are just some of the passions of our expert local guide in Burgos, Rosalia.  A native of Burgos, Rosalia knew from ...

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Sara in Coimbra

Sara was born in the university-city of Coimbra in Central Portugal.  She has always lived there together with her family, who are originally fro...

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Sergio in Bilbao

Charming and friendly Sergio looks after our clients in the wonderful Basque city of Bilbao.  He was born into a multicultural family, french ...

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Some of our Charming Drivers

Luis in Madrid

Luis is one of our main drivers and driver co-ordinaters in Madrid.  Always well presented, punctual and professional, Luis can be trusted to get...

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Ramon in Barcelona

Ramon is one of our trusted chauffeurs in the lovely Catalan city of Barcelona.  A true gentleman, he is always well presented, on time and profe...

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Customer Reviews

Hi Belen, I wanted to thank you for a wonderful trip. The weather cooperated, the hotels were centrally located, the tours and guides were great and the restaurants were perfect. I’m not sure I’d change anything.   Porto was ali...

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