Katya was a superb guide. She was kind, considerate, patient, well-prepared, pleasant, and extremely knowledgeable.
Katya was organized, knowledgeable, patient, and very good at navigating through big venues such as the Hermitage and Catherine's palace. She shared a lot of her own family experience and thoughts about modern-day Russia that I really appreciated for a better understanding of their culture and current society.
Katya had thorough knowledge of history of czars with lots of interesting individual stories to make the personalities come alive. She also answered questions about Soviet history and more recent events with sensitivity.
Katya was an excellent guide, very conscientous and knowledgable.
Katya is one of the best guides I've ever had.
Katya was great. She is such a professional and extremely knowledgeable.
Katya Puzyreva is by far the best Wilderness Travel guide or guide of any travel organization that I have had the experience of knowing in over forty years of overseas travel. She was patient, enthusiastic, punctual, polite, and unbelievably intelligent.