Rob has worked in the travel industry since 2017, mainly leading rail tours in the UK and continental Europe. Having had a keen interest in rail travel since he was a child – many days in the 70s and 80s were spent with his father travelling on steam and diesel trains all over the country. During university holidays, he worked on the Severn Valley Railway, one of Britain’s longest heritage steam railways.
He has travelled extensively by rail throughout the UK and more than 30 European countries from Portugal in the west to Lithuania in the east. He has a passion for long-distance rail trips and has travelled on trains across the USA, Canada, South Africa and the Indian Pacific across Australia.
Rob’s interests revolve around travel and sport. Many of his most memorable journeys have been on trips involving watching the England cricket team lose all over the globe.