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Day Tour of D day Sites

This was the highlight of a week in France. Colin’s passion, decades long research and quick... read more

Reviewed April 12, 2018
N78270
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Kettering, Ohio
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Exceptional tour

Colin recently took my family of 4 on a day long tour of the D-Day sites relevant to Canadian... read more

Reviewed April 11, 2018
Kelli S
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Professionally guided D-Day tours of the Normandy landing beaches and related sights. Tours of all five beaches, Utah, Omaha, Gold, Juno and Sword given in English by an English speaking guide. 1 day and multiple day tours available.
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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14400, Bayeux, France
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Reviewed April 12, 2018 via mobile

This was the highlight of a week in France. Colin’s passion, decades long research and quick recall of facts was simply mesmerizing. I guarantee that whether you are a beginning history buff or a PhD candidate you will learn something new! Colin brought the events...More

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Reviewed April 11, 2018

Colin recently took my family of 4 on a day long tour of the D-Day sites relevant to Canadian history. It was a day we will always remember. Colin is a passionate historian and exceptional storyteller with a great sense of humour. We couldn't have...More

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Reviewed December 3, 2017 via mobile

When my wife told me she had arranged a day and a half Normandy tour I shuddered! I had never been on a tour for that long. Well..... all I can say now is that I could have had a few days with Colin Taylor...More

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Reviewed November 7, 2017

We did the American sector full day tour with Colin as a cruise excursion. Colin picked us up at the port in Cherbourg and we were off on one of the most wonderful days of our trip. From the moment we started driving Colin began...More

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Reviewed October 25, 2017

We spent a full day with Colin earlier this month, touring both the Sword and Juno Beach sectors. Colin did a terrific job of bringing history to life for us and provided us with excellent insights as to how the invasion unfolded. His in depth...More

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Reviewed October 23, 2017

We had a private full day tour with Colin in October 2017. Our focus was British Sword Beach (my 95 year old uncle served in the Navy) and Canadian Juno Beach. We sent information to Colin ahead of time via email, an his extensive knowledge...More

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Reviewed October 16, 2017

My uncle was a paratrooper who was killed near Pegasus Bridge on D Day. Colin gave me a fantastic one day tour of the areas around the Bridge and related sites. He is so knowledgable and really a pleasure to work with. I highly recommend...More

Thank Terry P
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Reviewed October 12, 2017

We had an all day tour of Normandy battlefields. Colin will customize your tour but since we didn't know what to ask to see and since he knew we were from the U.S., he gave us the American Sector Tour. This day turned out to...More

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Reviewed October 10, 2017

We spent two days touring with Colin and it was an ideal experience. His knowledge of events around the Normandy campaign is excellent. We had sent him a list of things of interest to us, and he covered all of these topics. For example, to...More

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Reviewed October 9, 2017 via mobile

Greatest day we had in France created a tour from what we wanted to see and what we hadn't seen before. Really made the service of those who sacrificed their lives for our freedom touch our hearts and lives. You miss out if you don't...More

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