The soul of Naturalwalks. Biologist with over 15 years of experience, he is currently working as a nature guide, teacher and specialized consultant in gastro-botany, health and ecotourism. Where others see landscape, Evarist finds a variety of natural resources and their relationship with the territory and its heritage. With his patience, passion and the ability to make the invisible palpable, each activity and project becomes the discovery of new possibilities until then invisible.
Joan has a love affair with nature. He dedicates all of his professional activity and free time to different areas related to nature. Trained in natural resource management and actively engaged in landscape conservation, organic farming and the respectful interaction with the environment in leisure, business or sports. As a Naturalwalks guide, he offers a multidisciplinary vision and the vocation of an explorer to spark curiosity and to discover what lies beyond that mountain, under that stone, or inside that flower.
Trained geologist and passionate about interpretation and the divulgation of natural heritage. He is an Interpretative Nature & Mountaineering Guide, specialised in eco-tourism activities. In spite of being from Barcelona, since he was very young he spent much of his free time in nature, which lead him to focus his professional life in this field. When not working as a guide, you can find him doing any kind of outdoor activity, always observing his surroundings and paying special attention to the natural world that surrounds him. In the Naturalwalks team, he contributes his knowledge of geology and the interaction of this in the other fields.
Jessica is responsible for the commercial strategy, sales and communication for Naturalwalks. A native of San Francisco, she has always liked to hike and spend time in nature. Double undergraduate degrees in Journalism and Spanish, with a Masters in Management of Tourism Innovation with a specialty Heritage Culinary and Gastronomic, for which she has come to Barcelona in 2013. At the same time she specialized in the development of ecotourism products and gastronomy. Jessica brings her passion for travel, nature and Mediterranean gastronomy to Naturalwalks as well as her creativity and ability to problem solve thanks to her training as a journalist.
Daysy Angeles- Representative for Latin America
Consultant and advisor in design and execution of strategies and tourism policies, planning and sustainable tourism projects with emphasis in conservation and development of natural and rural environments. Degree in Tourism Administration (Peru) with a Master’s Degree in Environmental Management and Ecotourism (Costa Rica) and Management of Protected Natural Spaces (Spain). Her experience focuses on the development and implementation of innovative tourism products and the management of touristic destinations in natural and rural environments. Therefore, her contribution to Naturalwalks focuses on the knowledge of the diverse cultural and environmental realities of this region, as well as her capacity to establish new professional ties that contribute to the sustainability of destinations and the identification of opportunities for continuous improvement in the tourism sector of the region.
Naturalwalks has its team of nature guides. The whole team has university degrees in Biology or Environmental Sciences, as well as specialized training in Heritage Interpretation certified by the HeriQ Project and proficiency in English as a working language.