"Thank you so much for your wonderful tour and the terrific pictures. We learned so much, and our daughter Caroline will be writing about the tour for a cultural project she is completing in the next month or so. We will definitely recommend to anyone we know visiting the SF area. Enjoy your beautiful city - we did!!"
"We had a wonderful, informative, funfilled time in San Francisco and especially on our tour. Valerie brought the history of San Francisco to life for us and helped us understand many of the reasons it is such a great city."
"We wanted to say thank you for the very enjoyable tour. I'm very interested in knowing of other books as well about those women, the ones married to the barons, tycoons, and the Big 4. I'm hooked on this history stuff, and would love to read more about it. Thanks again."
"Your tour was the highlight of our trip ..it was great."
"What a tour guide you are! Absolutely by far the best tour I have been on. Your knowledge and passion for San Francisco’s history is impressive. Thanks for making our first day in San Francisco so memorable and enjoyable!"
"Hobnob (she) makes you feel like you knew the rich and famous"
"I am so glad you offer such a fascinating perspective on the lives of the big four. Thanks for a wonderful afternoon…I so enjoyed the tour"
"Your tour was fantastic. I included it in my article on San Francisco in GetawayGirls Magazine."
"You are a lively and informative guide..I learned a lot from your terrific tour."
"Thank you for your fabulous tour of Nob Hill and the Financial District. It was very entertaining and educational."
"We wanted to tell you how much Lore and I enjoyed our Nob Hill tour.. As an architectural designer and history buff, it was right up my alley. We had a wonderful time..recommend you to anyone coming to town..God bless.."
"Our team had a great time on your tour..it was full of interesting facts."
"Thank you for our wonderful tour of Nob Hill. All of our clients enjoyed it thoroughly and the lunch was outstanding (Huntington Hotel). I appreciate all the time and care with arrangements that made it all so successful."
"Thank you for providing our group with an introduction to San Francisco history and Nob Hill. We really enjoyed the presentation."
"Mike and I loved your Hobnob walking tour. Thanks for the wonderful educational experience."
"I found the Hobnob Tour to be educational, entertaining and a great walk."
"Thanks for a great day . We enjoyed hobnobbing and we learned a great deal about the history in our own backyard."
"Just saw you on the Travel Channel with Samatha Brown. It reminded us of how wonderful your tour was and brought back pleasant memories. Thanks again."
"I loved it, my eyes were opened to an era that I didn't know existed"
"Our time with you today will serve as one of the highlights of our stay in San Francisco. I would not hesitate to recommend you to others. Thank you for the perfect start to our vacation."