World Travel Guides is a collection of selected tours and excursions from top travel destinations all around the world. World Travel Guides makes it easy to find exactly the type of tours that travelers are looking for – and in the price range they are interested.
With over 100,000 bookable tours and activities, World Travel Guides has something for every member of the family or travel group. The tours and tour operators recommended by World Travel Guides are specifically selected for users ratings, experience and competitive value.
FOUNDER, CONTENT WRITER, & CHIEF EDITOR
Richard is a co-founder, co-owner, and the chief editor of the World Guides to Travel website. He contributes expert content relating to outdoor adventures and activities.
After graduating from the DeVry Institute of Technology, he worked in IT for over 20 years before deciding to escape the office and dedicate the rest of his life to travel and participation in active outdoor pursuits.
With a passion for the great outdoors, Richard spends a lot of time in Colorado. There he enjoys skiing, snowboarding, mountain biking, cycling, hiking, and camping.
When at home in Florida, he is most often found in the water. He loves water sports such as paddle boarding, kayaking, snorkeling, and scuba diving. He is a certified scuba diver.
His outdoor adventures are not confined to the continental US. Richard is an avid traveler who flies up to 10 times a year and has visited 18 countries.
Because of his wealth of knowledge and experience, Richard has been invited to contribute articles to many outdoor-focused websites, such as Florida Rambler, and has been profiled on travel websites such as JohnnyJet.
CO-FOUNDER, CONTENT WRITER, & EDITOR
Richard L. Moore, MBA
Richard is a co-founder and co-owner of World Guides to Travel. He is an intrepid adventurer based in San Jose, Costa Rica. Richard has trekking and survival experience throughout Mexico, Central America, and the Caribbean.
In 1998, he survived in the wilderness for over a week without food or specialist equipment. He was stranded on the northern coast of Honduras following Category 5 Hurricane Mitch. In the summer of 2004, he lived among the Kuna Indians on the San Blas Islands of Panama.
Richard is also an experienced writer and researcher having created several web publications and web sites during his career. He attended the University of South Florida to earn his Master of Business Administration degree. Today, Richard organizes adventure travel excursions in Costa Rica.
As an avid outdoorsman and automotive enthusiast his interests are far-reaching, and he possesses hands-on knowledge in his topics of expertise. He contributes his extensive travel and outdoor experience to much of the editorial topics and content on World Guides To Travel.
Richard’s personal interests are 4×4 off-roading, dual-sport motorcycle riding, and touring Central America on his beloved Harley.
CONTRIBUTING WRITER & EDITOR
Robert Edward Baker, MA (Cantab)
Robert is a content writer and editor at World Guides to Travel where he shares his love for and experience of the great outdoors. He has extensive experience in travel writing, creating “how-to” guides for outdoor activities, and reviewing products relevant to outside adventures.
In the 1980s, he studied Archaeology & Anthropology at the University of Cambridge and after graduation taught English at Guizhou University in China. In the ‘90s, he first trained and then worked as an accountant with Ernst & Young in England.
Robert moved into retail management and worked for Shell (UK) in the late ‘90s before becoming self-employed and transitioning into the hospitality industry at the turn of the century. Finally, he decided to transition into SEO content writing.
He has traveled extensively around Asia, North America, and Europe. Born on a sheep farm in northern England, he has been involved with outdoor activities since infancy and is as familiar with the interior of a tent as the inside of his bedroom at home.
Over the years, Robert has survived a typhoon in the South China Sea, a hurricane in the Atlantic Ocean, and a road trip across the US. At home in England, he enjoys camping, hiking, and horseback riding. He hopes his adventures will continue for many more years to come.
Robert is passionate about the environment and aims to educate as many people as possible about the advantages and importance of sustainable living. He believes that unless we live well today, we will not live for long tomorrow.
He loves creative writing and has published poetry and fiction. You can sample his poetry and short stories at Writing.Com. His children’s book Sally Hemings & the Good Associates won the Children’s Fiction section of the You Write On Book of the Year Award in 2009. Robert also founded a website about romance fiction that provides information for aspiring romance writers alongside romance novel reviews.
When Robert is not writing or exploring the wilderness, he enjoys traveling with his family to famous cities around the world where he loves to visit historic buildings, museums, and art galleries.