ARTHOR, MASTER OF THE QUAICH (INDUSTRY'S HIGHEST ACCOLADE), WRITER TO HER MAJESTY'S SIGNET
Charles MacLean is a writer whos specialist subject is Scotch whisky. To date he has written over 11 books on the subject and is one of the leading authorities in the industry. In 1992 Charles was elected "Keeper of the Quaich" for his services to the whisky industry, before being awarded the prestigous "Master of the Quaich", the industry's highest accolade, in 2009.
We are proud to say that Charles MacLean offers bespoke whisky tasting sessions for Sandgrouse Travel clients here in Scotland. Charles' tasting sessions cater for the novice enthusiast right through to the serious collector.
'Solveig In Scotland' - Acclaimed Scotland Travel Blogger
FRENCH-BORN, SCOTTISH TRAVEL EXPERT AND BLOGGER, PART OF THE SANDGROUSE TRAVEL TEAM
Solveig loves nothing more than to share her knowledge and experience with you in creating bespoke holidays and adventures for Sandgrouse Travel & Expeditions clients.
She has her own highly acclaimed Scottish travel blog, 'Solveig In Scotland', which promotes Scotland as a whole, includingluxury brands, select destinations, castles and attractions. Noted for her unique style, exquisite country-fashion and sensitive photography revealing many of Scotland's most romantic locations. We recommend you visit her incredible instagram account too: www.instagram.com/solveiginscotland
Named as 'UK Adventurer of the Year 2015'
PROFESSIONAL ADVENTURER, EXPEDITION GUIDE AND PHOTOGRAPHER
Will Copestake is one of Scotland's leading young adventurers and guides. Having grown up on north west Scotland's rugged coastline, both the sea and wilderness have been Will's playground for as long as he can remember.These two loves have sparked his subsequently passions of guiding and photography which now take him all around the world.
Will offers Sandgrouse Travel & Expedition's clients the chance to experience both the Scottish and Scandinavian wilderness with the benefits of expert guiding. Fron hiking to sea-kayking, plan an adaventure-of-a-lifetime.
Founder of Sandgrouse Travel & Expeditions
SCOTTISH TRAVELLER & ADVENTURER, ORNITHOLOGIST & EX-AFRICAN SAFARI GUIDE
Jonny Stage is the founder of Sandgrouse Travel & Expeditions, he has completed a number of exciting expeditions and challenges across the globe, travelled throughout much of the African continent and right across Scandinavia. From living in the bush in Southern Africa to dog-sledding his own team of huskies across the Arctic and a lot in between.
Jonny loves nothing more than to share his knowledge and experience with you in creating bespoke holidays and adventures for Sandgrouse Travel & Expeditions clients.
MSAFIRI 'MC' MUNNA
Summit Mount Kilimanjaro with 'MC' - The Roof of Africa
KILIMANJARO GUIDE AND EXPEDITION LEADER - WILDERNESS FIRST AID RESPONDER
One of the most respected and experienced local guides on Mount Kilimanjaro.
The dedicated Msafiri Munna or 'MC' as he is known to his friends and clients has climbed Mount Kilimanjaro over 200 times over the last 15 years. He takes enormous pride in his job as a head guide. We find Msafiri a source of inspiration and respect his opinion on all matters related to the majestic mountains of East Africa. Msafiri has experience in Mount Kilimanjaro, Mount Meru, Mount Kenya and Mount Stanley, Africa's most reverred peaks.
Say Yes More - Join the Yes Tribe today with Dave!
RECORD-BREAKING BRITISH ADVENTURER, AUTHOR AND MOTIVATIONAL SPEAKER
Dave Cornthwaite is a British adventurer, author and motivational speaker. He is the founder of the exciting potential-fulfilling brand “SayYesMore” and is now well on his way to completing something quite remarkable – Expedition1000.
You may not know of Dave Cornthwaite, but we think you really ought to. This man’s infectious enthusiasm and zest for life is impossible to ignore. We have no doubt you’ll agree with us and hope that you might be able to feed off his amazingly positive outlook on life, and get planning your next adventure!
When it comes to Scotch whisky, there are few with more knowledge and passion than Charles MacLean. That is precisely why we at Sandgrouse Travel & Expeditions have included his expert tasting sessions in our Luxury Scotland...
Sandgrouse Travel - Luxury & Adventure Vacations
Solveig Kerdranvat is something of an authority on all things Luxury Scotland. Her natural passion and enthusiasm for all things Scottish led to her to move from her native France and resettle in Scotland...
We are proud to be working with expert guide and all round good-guy Will Copestake. Will is also a brand ambassador for the likes of Hilleberg Tents, Rab and PowerTraveller...
Sandgrouse Travel - Luxury & Adventure Vacations
Jonny Stage is the founder of Sandgrouse Travel & Expeditions, he has completed a number of exciting expeditions and challenges across the globe, travelled throughout much...
One of the most respected and experienced local guides on Mount Kilimanjaro, Tanzania. The dedicated Msafiri Munna or 'MC' as he is known to his friends and clients has climbed Mount Kilimanjaro over 200 times over the...
Dave Cornthwaite is a British adventurer, author and motivational speaker. He is the founder of the exciting potential-fulfilling brand “SayYesMore” and is now well on his way to completing something quite remarkable – Expedition1000. You may...