Issa established 'Special Pilgrimages Christian Tours' in the United Kingdom and owing to his intimate knowledge of our destinations, our services are unrivalled. He takes a personal interest in every job undertaken, as well as an active role in the day to day running of the operation.
Mrs Therese Frances Tahhan
Therese lived in Jerusalem for three years and has been involved in the life and growth of Special Pilgrimages since its conception, helping in both a practical and consultative capacity.
Miss Tamara Tahhan
After achieving her Master's degree in Law from UCL, Tamara decided to join the business. This makes her the third generation involved in our family's vocational work. Tamara works closely with all of our tour leaders in order to tailor each itinerary specifically to the needs of the group. She has an extensive knowledge of our destinations, with particular expertise in pilgrimages to the Holy Land. She has plenty of ideas to share with you in planning a spiritually fulfilling and memorable pilgrimage and will personally oversee every aspect of your tour.
Mrs Debbie Biggs
Debbie joined us in January 2006 after working in accounts for a number of years. Unsurprisingly, she now looks after our accounts as well as assisting in all aspects of the operations at Special Pilgrimages. This includes booking flights, accommodation, worship venues, transport and coordinating these ground arrangements closely with your guide in order to ensure that your pilgrimage runs seamlessly from start to finish.
Mrs Violet Varah
Violet has a degree in fashion design skills from Bath Spa university and joined us in 2014 after a number of years working in the fashion industry. Violet is responsible for all of our bookings and reservations and also assists with our group enquiries. If you have any enquiries about your booking, insurance, excursions or your tour, she will be very happy to assist you.