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Derry Blue Badge Guide

30 Norburgh Park, Derry BT48 0RQ, Northern Ireland
+44 7743 175709
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Study Abroad Trip

We had Michael Cooper as a tour guide for a study abroad trip and he knew everything to know about... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Devon P
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My best friend and I spent the first several days of a two week tour around Ireland with Michael... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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30 Norburgh Park, Derry BT48 0RQ, Northern Ireland
+44 7743 175709

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had Michael Cooper as a tour guide for a study abroad trip and he knew everything to know about the history and it was outstanding and I learned a lot! He was the best!!

Thank Devon P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My best friend and I spent the first several days of a two week tour around Ireland with Michael. It was an eye-opening experience and we felt fortunate to have him as our guide. His passion for Northern Ireland's history and current events is as...More

Thank T B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family and I spent two weeks in beautiful Ireland, starting in Belfast and working our way to Dublin. During the first three days of our trip we were blessed to have Michael as our guide. Not only did we see amazing and interesting things,...More

Thank clydetx17
Reviewed 18 January 2017

This past January on the 3rd and 4th of 2017, my husband and I, were lucky enough, to take full day tours with Michael Cooper of the Derry Blue Badge Tours. Michael, called Mickey by his friends, is a very informative tour guide. Having grown...More

Thank jmaguire795636
Reviewed 16 December 2016

Michael is thoroughly deserving of all the positive reviews. I had a solo political tour with Michael that covered everything I'd said I was interested in and much more, learning a huge amount about Derry and Northern Ireland's past, present and future. Derry is a...More

Thank neilward83
Reviewed 6 December 2016

This was my first trip to Northern Ireland as part of a university group. Michael Cooper was outstanding! He is very passionate about the country and knows how to keep everyone interested. Michael took us through Belfast and Derry. We were given wonderful history lessons...More

Thank paulagail2016
Reviewed 1 December 2016

I used to live in NI, so I know it pretty well, but on this trip I was accompanied by 130 people from a US university - undergrads, post-grads, family, friends and faculty. Keeping them interested was a challenge as their knowledge base was diverse....More

Thank Christine K
Reviewed 27 November 2016

This is my third visit to Northern Ireland within the past 3 years and my third time working with Michael Cooper. I recommend Michael whole heartedly for his expertise and enthusiasm for everything Irish. Michael can take you to those out of the way places...More

Thank Sofia E
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Michael Cooper was the best! His knowledge and experience made the trip rich. He knew his tour participants and provided special information to meet their interests. He was able to bring in resource people to talk about different points of view related to the Troubles....More

Thank dottieheninger
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Thank you Neill for a superb insight into the history of Derry - both the long past and the more recent times into the challenges that face Derry today. I hope the planned motorway brings better infrastructure and more prosperity to the area. Derry has...More

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