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Wellington Society of Madrid

Madrid, Spain
About Wellington Society of Madrid
Unique Unforgettable Walking Tours in Madrid and Spain hosted by Stephen Drake-Jones, Chairman of the Wellington Society of Madrid We can give you a most entertaining end memorable view of the city, show you all the sights both famous and little known and introduce you to the best places for wine and tapas; the ones the locals choose. And if you are interested in Hemingway in Spain, the Spanish civil war, day trips to Toledo, Segovia and beyond or Peninsular War history, we are clearly your best option. Contact us first and then decide We Tour But We Never Bore
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Camper551859 wrote a review Feb 2020
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We had an absolutely wonderful wine tour with Professor Drake-Jones! Mr. Drake-Jones is very knowledgeable - his eccentricity and charisma add much fun to the tour! The tour was infused with history and culture along with delicious wine and tapas! Overall, I strongly recommend this tour...
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Date of experience: February 2020
amorton296 wrote a review Jan 2020
3 contributions3 helpful votes
Mr. Stephen Drake Jones was not only knowledgable about the tour, but also very entertaining and jovial. He was as charming as he was intelligent - as well as seamless in navigating our destinations, one adventure to the next. I highly recommend any tour he offers!
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Date of experience: January 2020
Jim D wrote a review Jan 2020
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I was able to take the Hemingway Tour on my recent Madrid visit and was so grateful to have found the resource that is Mr. Drake-Jones that I immediately booked him for the "Death in the Afternoon" Tour at his next availability. Both tours exceeded expectations and were the highlights of my trip. I highly recommend anything that the Wellington Society of Madrid has to offer.
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Date of experience: December 2019
Tgarrick wrote a review Dec 2019
Los Angeles1 contribution
Took 1/2 day tour with Stephen in Madrid. It was one of our most memorable tours in Spain. We walked; and saw a great number of sites; and heard an enourmous amount about history of Spain and Madrid in particular. We visited a museum and got another view as well. We learned about tapas, and wine and the restaurants around Madrid. This was a delight. Too bad it was at the end of our time in Madrid because we would have loved to do other tours of his.
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Date of experience: September 2019
lynndiania wrote a review Oct 2019
Bermuda144 contributions27 helpful votes
The best we have ever experienced. The passion and insight kept us entertained and fascinated by not only what we saw but the history and knowledge gained was invaluable. We truly had so much fun, it raised the bar for any future tours.
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Date of experience: December 2018