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David thorneycroft Guide at TruTravels

England, Manchester

69 Reviews
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7 Tours
Wassssup guys I'm Dave ! I'm big hairy and tattooed and loving taking you lot around awesome new places ! I AM living the dream,COME FOR AN ADVENTURE !!!!!

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David's Favourite Tour

Tru Thailand Island Hopper

Unforgettable Tour Memory

My first tour group down banglar road,buy me a drink I might tell you the story

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PACK LITE ! What ever you think you will need half it

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6th January 2018
Great tour, Great experience and even greater tour guides! Bee, Dave and pat
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24th December 2017
Sammy Donoghue and David Thorneycroft done an amazing job at planning and coordinating the new Vietnam tour. I was lucky enou...
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10th November 2017
Dave is a fantastic tour guide and nothing is too much trouble. Always warm, welcoming and makes sure everyone has a good tim...
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10th November 2017
Great trip! Would recommend
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4th November 2017
Hey Guys! So I did the 18 Day Thailand Island Hopper Tour and it was amazing. The things we‘ve seen and experienced with the...
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2nd November 2017
The trip was amazing!!! Bee, David and Patrick was such great tour guides and had such a fantastic experience that I will nev...
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31st October 2017
Absolutely fantastic loved the island hopper, our tour guide Dave was awesome l! Also Patrick was such a great guide
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12th October 2017
I was travelling alone so decided to go for this trip and it was an amazing couple of weeks. I'd never done a tour before so ...
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TruTravels Thai-Khmer Explorer - an epic 16 day adventure through Thailand & Cambodia review
8th October 2017
Did the 16 day Thai-Khmer Explorer with Dave and Phy and had an absolute blast. The tour contains everything that you would w...
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TruTravels Thai-Khmer Explorer - an epic 16 day adventure through Thailand & Cambodia review
7th October 2017
I was on the 16 day thai-khmer tour with David and Phi as guides. The tour was so much fun and there was so many things for ...
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TruTravels Thai-Khmer Explorer - an epic 16 day adventure through Thailand & Cambodia review
6th October 2017
Tje tour was amazing! David is the best guide you can have. Also phy! They do everything for you to have a great time. Thanks...
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TruTravels Thai-Khmer Explorer - an epic 16 day adventure through Thailand & Cambodia review
6th October 2017
Chose to do this tour due to never setting foot in South East Asia before and thought this was a safe bet, I wasn't wrong! Da...
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TruTravels Thai-Khmer Explorer - an epic 16 day adventure through Thailand & Cambodia review
30th September 2017
I have had tours before but this tour had the best value for money, it was awesome. So many great things we did and our guide...
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30th September 2017
1st class from start to finish carnt wait to do the next 1
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28th September 2017
Had an amazing trip round Cambodia took away all the hassle of organising trips and buses as it was all taken care of. Dave a...
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13th September 2017
Just got back from the Monkey Ladder trip with Tru Travel, it was awesome! The guides Dave and Phy were both brilliant, and t...
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TruTravels Thai-Khmer Explorer - an epic 16 day adventure through Thailand & Cambodia review
9th September 2017
The tour was great. There was a good mixture of culture, partying and time to explore the cities we visited. The prearranged...
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TruTravels Thai-Khmer Explorer - an epic 16 day adventure through Thailand & Cambodia review
9th September 2017
Just arrived back from the 16 day Thai-Khmer experience. We had a great time and feel like the trip is a great introduction t...
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TruTravels Thai-Khmer Explorer - an epic 16 day adventure through Thailand & Cambodia review
8th September 2017
This is a fantastic trip! You get to really see Cambodia which is so interesting and different, as well as visiting some grea...
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31st August 2017
I went on a Thai-Khemer tour with Dave, Ryan and Hein in May 2017 and had an truly unforgettable and amazing experience. I wa...
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30th August 2017
I recently finished a 12 day tour of Cambodia and would highly recommend to anyone considering doing it! The tour hit all the...
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25th August 2017
I did the 12 day monkey ladder tour and the weather was pretty disappointing for it but despite that Dave and Rhisian were ab...
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TruTravels Thai-Khmer Explorer - an epic 16 day adventure through Thailand & Cambodia review
11th August 2017
I finished the 16-day Thai-Khmer Adventure in July and it was amazing. David was my tour guide during the Cambodia part and h...
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9th August 2017
LOVE Dave!!! Despite the bad weather for the majority of the trip meaning we couldn't do all the activities planned (gotta lo...
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15th July 2017
It was my first time traveling to Thailand and I think coupling a few days in Chiang Mai on my own with TruTravel's 18 Day Is...
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TruTravels Thai-Khmer Explorer - an epic 16 day adventure through Thailand & Cambodia review
10th July 2017
I have just finished the 16 day Thai-Khmer Explorer and can honestly say it has exceeded every one of my expectations! It is ...
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TruTravels Thai-Khmer Explorer - an epic 16 day adventure through Thailand & Cambodia review
8th July 2017
The Thai Khmer 16 day tour was excellent, just the right amount of chill time mixed with activities/trips. It was thoroughly ...
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8th July 2017
I did the 16day trip starting in Thailand finishing in Cambodia. I don't even know how to explain how amazing this trip is. I...
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TruTravels Thai-Khmer Explorer - an epic 16 day adventure through Thailand & Cambodia review
8th July 2017
I did the 16 day Cambodia/ Thailand trip and it was amazing!! The trip is so chilled out unlike some where you have to stick ...
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8th July 2017
Book the Thai Khmer 16 day trip very last minute and it was honestly the best thing I've ever done! Soon as I arrived at the ...
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16th June 2017
Cambodia was by far the best place I've ever been to. Not only was this down to an amazing guide going by Big Dave Thornycrof...
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14th June 2017
My overall experience in Cambodia was unforgettable!! From the everyday activities, the fellow backpacker's on the tour and t...
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30th May 2017
Couldn't have asked for a better tour/tour guide would recommend tru travels to everyone. The guides we had were amazing and ...
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30th May 2017
The trip was the best thing I've done, saw some amazing places, animals and met some amazing people along the way. The guides...
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29th May 2017
Sadly this tour turned out nothing like I expected, I was very disappointed by the suggested activities and the overall cost ...
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17th May 2017
Just got back from Thailand Island Hopping tour with Minnie and had THE best time! Everything was super organised and the tra...
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16th April 2017
Just finished a fantastic 13 days with TruTravels, was more fun than I expected it to ever be! Met some amazing people from a...
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2nd April 2017
I did the 23 day full moon island hopper round Thailand . Dave and Sammie were my tour guides and they just made the trip . F...
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Operator's comment: Hey Holly! Thanks soo much for the kind words, always great to heat such awesome feedback about the team, we must admit we're extremely lucky to have Dave and Sammy, they are quite awesome and we will definitely pass on the loveeeeee! Hope you can join us again soon, let us know if you need anything in the future in regards to travel tips/plans, always happy to help! See you on the beach! Tru x

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31st March 2017
I had the best time on tour with Trutravels. They made sure ww had fun everyday while staying safe. Could tell us lots of thi...
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Operator's comment: Hey Yazmine, Super glad you enjoyed your time with us in Thailand and team took such good care of you! Hope you can join us again soon! Tru x

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28th March 2017
The trip was brilliant! It was perfect for whichever kind of person you are. Be that adventurous, chilled or a party person, ...
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Operator's comment: Hey Chelsea, Thanks soo much for the lovely review, always great to hear the team are doing a great job, sounds like you had a blast! Hope you can join us again soon!! Tru x

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28th March 2017
I spent 23 days travelling around Thailand with trutravels and had the best time. The places we visited were insane. I've now...
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Operator's comment: Hey Jack, Thank you kindly for the review mate, always greatly appreciated and awesome to hear the team are showing you all such a great time in Thailand, we gotta agree Sammy and Dave are absolute legends and we're super lucky to have them! Hope you can join us again soon in paradise. Tru x

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27th March 2017
Had an amazing time during full moon tour, tour guides are great and really helpful! Would recommend this to anyone

Operator's comment: Thanks for the kind words Leila, hope you can join us again soon! Much Love Tru x

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26th March 2017
I did the 13 day full moon party and the trip was so life changing from the start I was welcomed by Sammie with open arms mad...
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Operator's comment: Hey Jamie, Thanks for the kind words mate, great to hear you had such a good time with us in Thailand and hope you can join us again soon. Let us know if you need any tips for travel in the future always happy to help :) See ya on the beach! Tru x

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26th March 2017
I done a 23 day tour with trutravels and it was my first one, can I just say a massive thanks too all trutravel reps espicall...
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Operator's comment: Wassssupppp Jay! Thank you muchly for the awesome review mate, always appreciated and good to hear the team are doing such a great job! Hope you can join us again soon, Bali 2018? Let us know if you have any questions, always happy to help. See ya on the beach Tru x

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26th March 2017
Just finished the 23 Day Full Moon Island Hopper and honestly had the best experience! I think it was perfect for my situatio...
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Operator's comment: Hey Ashleigh, Thank you soo much for the awesome review, sounds like Sammy and Dave took great care of you all, always great to hear :) If you need any help with future travel plans feel free to give us a shout, always happy to help. Hope you can join us again soon, see ya on the beach! Tru x

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26th March 2017
At first I was very apprehensive about travelling alone to Thailand, but right from the off, my tour guide was so friendly an...
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Operator's comment: Hey James, Thanks soo much for the lovely words mate, always great to hear the team are doing such a great job and showing you all an awesome time, we'll pass on the love to Sammy, Dave and Yo for ya. Hope you can join us again soon, and please feel free to give us a shout if you need any tips or advice on travel plans. See ya on the beach Tru x x p.s. loving the photos

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26th March 2017
The most amazing experience in Thailand had such a great time was really a trip of a life time. Have made friends for life fr...
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Operator's comment: Hey Eleanor, Thank you muchly for the lovely words, always great to hear the team are doing such a great job and showing y'all an awesome time, we will pass on the love to Sammy and Dave :) Hope you can join us again soon, just give us a shout if you need any tips or advice for travelling, always happy to help :) See ya on the beach! Tru x

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26th March 2017
We had 2 sets of tour guides, Sammy & Dave + Yo who took over in Koh Panghan. Sammy is really lovely and will do anything to...
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Operator's comment: Hey Poppy, Thank you kindly for the feedback, always very much appreciated. We must agree we are very lucky to have Sammy, Dave and Yo, they're quite the bunch and we're super happy they took such great care if you and showed a good time Hope you can join us again soon, let us known if you need anything at all, always happy to help. See ya on the beach Tru x

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26th March 2017
I and a friend did the full moon experience which started in Bangkok and went down to the islands - Honestly couldn't have ha...
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Operator's comment: Hey Harry, thanks for the kind words mate, always great to hear the team are doing such a great job! Hope you can join us again soon, let us know if you need anything in the future, always happy to help :) Tru x

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26th March 2017
The trip takes you around all the parts of Thailand that you see in the pictures and instagram photos which was stunning. My...
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25th March 2017
One of the best experiences ever an amazing tour with a great group of people had so much fun and so sad to leave. Would high...
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15th March 2017
After speaking to a number of travel agents in Australia- all of which had never heard of Trutravels, I decided to go ahead a...
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14th March 2017
There is no better way to see Thailand! Ryan, Dave and Ben are the best. The trip is the perfect combination of scheduled eve...
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9th March 2017
I am extremely happy with this choice of tour. I had an amazing time on this tour with an extremely fun group of people. Our ...
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7th March 2017
From the get go this trip was awesome! So well planned, tour leader dave (daddy) was in contact from weeks before answering a...
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7th March 2017
I have been on the 18 day island hopper tour with tourgide Dave and Thaiguide Ben! We had a tourguide in training with us and...
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7th March 2017
The 18 day tour was insane! Best 3 weeks of my life.. The tour was organized very well and our tour guide Dave exceeded all e...
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7th March 2017
The trip was everything I expected and more, the people and more importantly my tour guide. He was professional yet still a l...
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27th February 2017
Dave and Ben were amazing tour guides, they were really friendly and always willing to help out (I was having issues with my ...
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25th February 2017
Just finished an 8 day tour through Thailand. I had so much fun and enjoyed every second of it. Had two tour guides Dave and ...
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Operator's comment: Hey Yazmine, Loving the photo! Looks like you had a blast, and thank you kindly for the lovely review, super glad you had such a good time with us. Let us know if you need any advice for travel in the future, always happy to help :) Hope you can join us again soon! Tru x

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16th February 2017
Great time! I wish I had more time to do the 18 day tour rather than the 8 day! Our guides Ryan, Ben, and Dave were fantastic...
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Operator's comment: Hey David! Thanks for the awesome review mate, really appreciated and always great to hear the team are doing such a great job! Hope you can join us again soon! Tru x

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TruTravels Thai-Khmer Explorer - an epic 16 day adventure through Thailand & Cambodia review
14th February 2017
Was honestly one of the best trips I've ever been on. Ended up doing two tours through trutravels and had a great time. Wante...
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14th February 2017
Finished the 18 day island hopper a few days ago, Dave was absolutely fab. Turned up and took a few of us out to a little bea...
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9th February 2017
This was a fantastic experience which was nothing like what I expected! I enjoyed it so much that I decided to extend my time...
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8th February 2017
I'm not sure where to start... other than to say I had the time of my life with Ryan, Big Dave, Ben and everyone else who mad...
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7th February 2017
David as we knew being early on in his time with TruTravels was particularly helpful with going above and beyond to make sure...
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4th February 2017
I went on the 8 day Thailand Experience with a friend, throughout this tour we got to see some beautiful places, met some gre...
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31st January 2017
The Thailand experience was absolutely amazing, we got to see places that we would have simply never even known about without...
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Operator's comment: Hey Matt, Thanks for the lovely words mate, always great to hear such positive feedback, it sounds like you had a blast and the boys took great care of ya! Let us know if you need any help in the future, always happy to help See you on the beach! Tru x

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29th January 2017
My experience with TruTravels completely exceeded my expectations. We had a group of 10 people compared to bigger numbers I h...
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Operator's comment: Hey Tommy, What a fantastic review, thank you soo much for the lovely words mate, very much appreciated, it's always great to hear such good feedback about the team and it sounds like they took great care of you. Hope you can join us again soon and please feel free to drop us a message if you need any help with travel plans in the future, always happy to help! See ya on the beach! Tru x

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