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A Magical History Tour

Santa Monica, CA, USA
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About A Magical History Tour
The only Beatles tour of Los Angeles. We visit 25+ places that are Beatles connected - Where they lived, hung out, recorded, played etc. The hostess is not only from Liverpool, but also a Beatles news reporter.
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Liz G wrote a review Aug 2020
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Gillian put our lives in danger. She drives around breaking rules obnoxiously saying “oh I’m from Liverpool, they won’t mind.” During the Farmers Market section of the tour , she purposely stole a car parking place from somebody that had been waiting there a long time . The man came lunging out of his car raging and got in an angry fist fight with my boyfriend thinking he was the driver . She didn’t take any responsibility to say that she was the driver and she stole the spot , she just left the fist fight happen . My boyfriend was cut and bleeding because of this angry other man. She was not remorseful one bit , in fact when the fight was happening she took the logo off of her car and went to hide . The police were called, it was awful. We could have sued big time. When the tour was over she was more than happy to get paid the full ticket price. I wouldn’t recommend her. Her car was a mess too. She comes off as fully jolly but I found her to be a unmanageable con. (This was about seven years ago. The drop down menu dosnt gve more options)
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Date of experience: September 2019
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twinsaround wrote a review Mar 2019
Anaheim, California313 contributions62 helpful votes
This has been on my to do list for some time. Wish I had not waited so long! Gillian was lovely and accommodating, full of fascinating info, and a very gracious tour guide. We were all locals, but the tour showed us L A through new lenses. Don't delay...roll up for the mystery tour!
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Date of experience: March 2019
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Wolter K wrote a review Nov 2018
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We did this tour guided by Gill in November 2018. It was a great experience: Gill took us to many Beatle locations, but was also surprisingly knowledgable about our other favorite band: the Beach Boys. We also went to see The Beverly Hills Hotel ("Hotel California" - yes, The Eagles!) and saw the house where Paul Simon wrote "Bridge over troubled water". And so much more "Star Locations" in LA... Bottomline: not only a splendid Beatle tour, but also a great music trip while seeing the sites of Los Angeles. Highly recommendable for Beatle and pop music lovers in general!
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Date of experience: November 2018
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Lavvy111 wrote a review Jul 2018
San Antonio, Texas1 contribution3 helpful votes
We actually took this tour about a year ago. Gillian was nice, but everything just seemed to go wrong on that day. One of group had a hard time maneuvering in and out of the vehicle that we were constantly going in and out of to see the sights. I just wish I'd known that maybe the tour wasn't good for certain older people.
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Date of experience: August 2017
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Marcus B wrote a review Aug 2017
Peine, Germany2 contributions
I really enjoyed the magical history tour - and it was full of surprises. I'll never forget this wonderful day. Actually we saw more than I expected and I was glad to meet fine fellow travellers. Gilian is the best tour guide you can imagine. Highly recommendable!
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Date of experience: July 2017
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