I was in Washington D.C. recently and went on an amazing combo tour of the American History Museum and the National Gallery of Art. It was one of the best tours I have ever been on. Our tour guide Matilda was phenomenal. She was just a wealth of information, and took us to all of … Continue reading "Fantastic combo tour"
We did the four hour tour. It was two hours in each museum with a lunch break in between. Our amazing guide was Lilyia. She combined the perfect amount of art, history and interesting facts. She was incredibly knowledgeable and passionate. She was always interesting to listen to and moved the tour at a great … Continue reading "Louvre and D’Orsay highlights done right"
Nice walking tour of Montmartre, highlighting the history of the area, the life of impressionist artist Van Gogh who resided in this area (where we saw his apartment), and Picasso’s local hangout. After lunch, headed over to Museum D’Orsay, a former rail station back in its day where a large collection of impressionist paintings are … Continue reading "Montmartre/Museum D’Orsay"
We had an incredible day visiting both the Louvre and D’Orsay museums. Our guide Tina was amazingly personable and knowledgeable. She navigated us through the museums stopping at each of the heighlights where she shared her incredible knowledge and passion for the piece, it’s artist, it’s history and its influence on the developing art community. … Continue reading "Louvre and D’Orsay – a great experience, well done Babylon Tours!"
I decided to book several tour with Babylon tours when my friends came to visit Paris and that was the best decision I have made. It was 3 of us and we were alone for every tour which we have booked! Our first tour was Combo Museum tour: Louvre and Museum of Orsay. You may … Continue reading "Great tour guides"
We were blessed today, July 5, 2016, with a Van Gogh and Rijksmuseum small group tour in Amsterdam led by Paola Pirovano. Paola was just incredibly pleasant in every way with a warm smile, sense of humor, engaging personality and very informed as to the artistic and personal history context of those art forms viewed. … Continue reading "Small Group Tour of the Van Gogh Museum and Rijkamuseum"
If you want to go to the museum but know you will wander aimlessly, get frustrated by the crowds in front of the important art work and leave with an aching back and feeling you didn’t get as much out of the experience as you had hoped, take this tour. Victoria was knowledgeable and congenial. … Continue reading "Highly recommend"