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Omar Smith

Operations and Director

Speaks English
Omar is the founder of Indigo Travel. After working for another tour company in Brighton, he decided to move to Bournemouth and open a tour company. Omar worked as a care worker for many years before getting into the tourism industry and has degrees in Law and Environmental Science. He is one of the main tour guide for Indigo and the main tour guide for groups. Omar is also an avid traveler and has lived in South Africa, Ireland, Emirates and his favourite past-time is web developing and adventuring!

Andrea Ayala

Design & Sales

Speaks English & Spanish
Andrea is the co-founder of Indigo Travel. Andrea worked in a similar company in Brighton for 3 years before moving to Bournemouth to work alongside Omar with Indigo. Andrea is in charge of our marketing, our advertising and design. She is also an avid traveler, had lived in Venezuela and Canada before and have visited the Americas, Africa, Asia and Europe, Thailand being her favourite destination.

Karleen Van Brantegem

PR Manager & Tour Guide

Speaks English, French, Dutch, Maltese, Portuguese & Spanish
Karleen is one of our specialist tour guides for Paris and Amsterdam. She has been with us for four years. Karleen worked as a care worker before and graduated with a Masters in Social Studies at Brighton University. She has also worked with Brighton’s jail prisoners and looking after their welfare. Karleen is an avid traveller and has visited many countries in the world from South America to the Far East. Her favourite being Brazil.

Sean Van Brantegem

Tour Guide

Speaks English, French, Dutch, Maltese & Spanish
"Hi guys! My name is Sean, I am 31 years old, and I am half Belgian, half Maltese, living in Britain! Besides from English, I also speak Spanish, French, Dutch, and Maltese. I have been touring for 4 years now, and I absolutely love my job! My particular area of knowledge is Paris, but I am very familiar with many other places too. When I am not working, I love going mountain-biking and...more travel!"

Gerry Hyslop

Tour Guide

Speaks English

Gerry is a very experienced guide and has worked in this industry for more than 20 years.  He is our main guide for the Edinburgh tours  and our long European trips. He loves travelling, fashion and photography. 


Marc Thorley

Sales Rep & Tour Guide

Speaks English

Marc is one of our longest serving guides and originally from the north of England. He specialises in the Amsterdam tour's in the summer as well as private group tours. He has 10 years of travel and tourism experience from cruise ships to holiday parks. Marc is a passionate traveller having lived in Australia, America and New Zealand too where he worked as a surf and kayak instructor.