Meet some of the team at The Discerning Traveller

Julie, route note-taking for The Discerning Traveller


Julie is an enthusiast for the outdoors and knows her way around Wales and the Welsh Borderland. She now works from the Discerning Traveller office in the Shropshire Hills, where she has recently taken over the processing of many of our tour bookings.

Hugh - Managing Director, The Discerning Traveller


Hugh is a geologist and was formerly a trek leader in a number of mountainous regions including Greece, the Alps and Morocco. He helped to establish the Discerning Traveller self-guided walking tour programme in 1996 and is now our managing director.

Testing the route, The Discerning Traveller


Leigh, by profession an historian with a particular interest in the English landscape, has trekked in Australia and in many parts of Europe. He has led groups on walking tours in the English Lake District, Snowdonia and the Cotswolds, and now helps to keep our programme up to date.