Bernard Sury

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How to modify a booking’s date/time?

In this post, we’ll learn about a feature that will allow you to modify a booking’s date/time instead of cancelling it when the event can’t be done at the moment it was booked. Let’s imagine A traveler asks me to postpone / advance his/her booking; I only have one booking in the morning and I

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How to send an automatic welcome message?

In this post, we explain you why and how to use the feature of sending an automatic welcome message when getting a new booking. Sending a message to travelers when making a booking is a very important step. Why? With this kind of tour, nothing is paid in advance and there are no penalties. Therefore

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Why book free walking tours on GuruWalk?

More than 450,000 people have already taken a free walking tour with GuruWalk in more than 100 countries. We now give you the main reasons that motivated them to book free walking tours in our community of passionate guides 😊 1. It’s an affordable option 💸 You are free to give what you want at

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How to adapt my tour for the COVID-19 pandemic?

This post aims to inform gurus about how to run a tour in safe conditions for the COVID-19 pandemic, both for travelers and for themselves. We recommend that you follow these recommendations (which are not exhaustive) as much as possible, although we understand that this may not always be possible. Important: the goal of this

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Guru esperando a sus viajeros en el punto de encuentro del tour.

How to write the script for my tour?

A free walking tour is like a play: each word is of vital importance to transmit your speech in the best way and touch the emotions of your travelers. In this post, we will explain how to create an amazing script, which will be the bible of your journey. It will allow you to choose

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Guía hablando con un viajero mientras camina de un punto a otro durante un free tour en Malta con GuruWalk.

Itinerary: how to plan the tour route?

Do you already have an idea of ​​the tour you want to create but don’t know how to structure it? In this post, we will share with you our most experienced gurus’ recommendations about how to plan your tour route the best way possible.  1. Make a list of places of interest According to the

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Un guía de free tour enseña como bailar sevillana a un grupo de viajeros en Málaga.

An interactive tour: how to get travelers involved?

Travelers are getting bored, they don’t pay attention to what you say, they lose focus… This happens because you’re too focused on “explaining” and not on “capturing  travelers’ attention”. And one way to wake up your travelers is to create an experience in which they can be involved. After many hours searching for and interviewing

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How to have an interactive tour by asking questions?

You’re doing your best to do a wonderful tour, showing your passion, explaining in a nice way,… but despite all these efforts, travelers don’t seem very interested. What’s happening? Maybe it’s because you don’t involve them in your speech! And the easiest way to do it, is by asking them questions! Furthermore, travelers feel so

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