Guidebook About Us

About Us

Guidebook is for passionate travellers who love to plan and research. Travellers looking for more than generic, commercially-driven or anonymous information. For these travellers, Guidebook is a deep, rich guide to discovery, planning, booking, and doing.

Guidebook was founded by Darrell Wade and Eric Beecher. Darrell is a global leader in the travel industry - having co-founded Intrepid Group almost 30 years ago. Intrepid creates adventure travel experiences for over 250,000 travellers in 120 countries every year.

Eric is an Australian media entrepreneur, former editor of The Sydney Morning Herald and currently Chairman of Private Media. Private Media is a leading independent publisher focusing on quality content and valuable audiences across its portfolio of brands including Crikey, The Mandarin, SmartCompany, and StartUpSmart.