Founder, Travel Operations Manager
Australian-born Liz first experienced the beauty of Spain on a hiking trip to the Picos de Europa in 1993. She moved to Spain two years later and her enthusiasm for discovering the country’s hidden gems has not waned. With more than 15 years of experience leading, designing and operating tours throughout Iberia, Liz is responsible for creating our itineraries and handling the administration of bookings. Her vast tourism experience, attention to detail and problem-solving skills ensure that your Nativa Travel vacation is a memorable one.
Founder, Sales & Marketing Manager
Born in Burgos, where the Camino de Santiago passed by his front door, Luis is passionate about Spanish history, culture and cuisine. An MBA graduate and former Sales & Marketing executive, he is also an avid hiker who prefers leading trips to the confines of an office. Luis spends plenty of time in the field, keeping in touch with Nativa Tours suppliers and staying abreast of changes. Whether he’s guiding you through your menu – or along the trail – Luis’ sense of humour and familiarity with his native culture will add a new dimension to your trip.
Monica’s career experience has endowed her with refined people management and negotiating skills. She is the driving force behind the bookings. Her caring but determined personality pairs well with her attention to detail and excellent negotiation abilities. Originally from Madrid, she now lives in Alicante, pulling the strings for Nativa Travel to ensure everything runs smoothly – from ground transportation to luggage transfers, restaurants and hotels.