Jon Baines ToursNikolay Tsutov and Su Hagan

Nikolay Tsutsov is an experienced national guide and a graduate of the University of Sofia, as well as being the owner of historic Tsutsovi House, where you will stay in Kalofer. A gregarious guide with an excellent sense of humour, Nikolay runs Valley of the Roses tours that are both informative and lot of fun. He is also a wealth of information on Bulgaria, its culture and its history. Nikolay will join you in Bucharest and accompany you for the remainder of the tour.

Susan Hagan MIFPA MBTPA Cert ED. DipAy has been a tutor and practitioner of complementary therapies for 40 years. She was the International Chair of the International Federation of Professional Aromatherapists from 2002 to 2005. She piloted aromatherapy for people living with HIV in the UK, and due to its success was invited to America to introduce the techniques there at various NGOs. Su is the Director of the International Bowen Therapy Foundation in Bulgaria, where she has lived for the last 10 years, and the creator and owner of Cob in Bulgaria, building houses from natural materials. An experienced tour leader, she leads regular tours to Bulgaria. Su will join the group for the rose harvest in Kalofer.


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