Gerard with his wife Maggi Heelan run the Roseleigh Guest House in Buxton which is an award winning 4 star establishment offering bed and breakfast (B&B) accommodation.
In addition Gerard Heelan works as a Travel Counsellor and he has been shortlisted for an Adventure Travel Award. He is one of two people shortlisted in the category of Travel Agent/Agency Of The Year!
The award ceremony will take place on 19th January at London Olympia at the Adventure Travel Conference & Marketplace 2017.
Gerard has more than 26 years’ experience working within travel in a variety of roles, as an adventure tour guide, in operations and marketing and as a Tour Manager for companies including Explore Worldwide and Bales Worldwide. He has lived in areas including Egypt, India, Turkey, Spain, Guatemala, Jerusalem and the Holy Land. He has led trekking trips, 4x4 jeep safaris in the Negev Desert, Israel; and camel safaris in the Thar Desert, India. Some of the special destinations he’s worked in whilst leading groups include North Korea, Bhutan, Mongolia, Vietnam, Cambodia, Tibet, Nepal, Iran, El Salvador, Nicaragua, Cuba, Venezuela, and Mali.
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Good luck for the 19th Gerard!