When it comes to your hometown, we bet you know the stories behind the hidden sights, all the best bars and the tastiest spot to grab a bite to eat. But when you travel, you’re suddenly the new person in town. That’s why it makes sense for a local to help show you around.

Take Bruno for instance (below). As one of our friendly leaders in Sri Lanka, Bruno won the prestigious Gold Wanderlust World Guide Award in 2011. Many passengers have sent us feedback to comment on Bruno’s commitment to his groups - he's often found waiting overnight at Colombo Station to make sure his group are able to get first-class tickets in the observation car. But going above-and-beyond is a quality common to all of our leaders.

Take a look at how a local leader like Bruno can help you get the most out of your adventure: