6 episodes

Tune in to hear ridiculous stories from the tourism industry as I call up travel professionals and we discuss what it takes to survive tourism! From tour guides to chefs and general managers, hear the stories most companies don't want made public. Hosted by Paula Sant'Anna, a Canadian-Brazilian tour guide who has NO filter.

Surviving Tourism Paula Sant'Anna

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Tune in to hear ridiculous stories from the tourism industry as I call up travel professionals and we discuss what it takes to survive tourism! From tour guides to chefs and general managers, hear the stories most companies don't want made public. Hosted by Paula Sant'Anna, a Canadian-Brazilian tour guide who has NO filter.

    S1 E5- Renee's Episode

    S1 E5- Renee's Episode

    On today's episode Renee joins me from Amsterdam to talk about her experience dealing with drunk passengers and drunk Renee, both equally difficult. Expect drunk searches for lost phones, an epic poop story (we love to this topic on this podcast) and...

    • 44 min
    S1 E4- Dylan's Episode

    S1 E4- Dylan's Episode

    I sat down with Dylan Trevis, friend/my future boss, and discussed all the crazy people that come through his kayak/boat rental shop on the Lachine Canal in Montreal. Turns out only the crazies like water sports in this city! Find out how a general...

    • 38 min
    S1 E3- Rhawnie's Episode

    S1 E3- Rhawnie's Episode

    Working for 15 years in the travel industry, Rhawnie Vallins tells us some of her craziest moments on tour and believe me you don't want to miss this episode. We spoke about inappropriate drivers and assistants, how NOT to use the toilet on a bus and...

    • 37 min
    S1 E2- Ben's Episode

    S1 E2- Ben's Episode

    Happy New Year's! 2020 is over, AMEN! Today Ben Johnson joins me to talk about guiding all over the world. With stories about his European adventures, getting stuck at borders and of course, his time working in North Korea, Ben has seen it all and...

    • 43 min
    Intro Episode

    Intro Episode

    Welcome to Surviving Tourism! I am a Canadian/Brazilian tour guide who has worked in Western Canada and Europe (wow that is super confusing) for the past three years. I was bored during the pandemic and decided to call my friends in the tourism industry...

    • 1 min
    S1 E1- Regina's Episode

    S1 E1- Regina's Episode

    On the very first episode of Surviving Tourism I am joined by fellow Canadian tour guide codenamed: Regina Phalange, as we share stories from our training trip while working in Europe. Be prepared for a disgusting... but pretty funny episode you won't...

    • 37 min

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