Andrei Julian is the co-founder of Don’t Skip Manila, a passion project that aims to tell the grand story of the Pearl City, Manila. For the longest time, Tourism graduate Andrei has witnessed the city get skipped in most urban tours, overlooking Manila’s rich history, enduring grandeur, and vibrant arts and culture. Today, Don’t Skip Manila tells the story of the old city to the rest of the world through virtual tours. Andrei enjoys interacting with tourists from different parts of the world as he teaches them about the Philippines and helps them learn Tagalog. As a Department of Tourism accredited tour guide, Andrei is well-versed in the art of captivating storytelling with a wide variety of audiences. His specialty lies in teaching the younger generation, like his 2-year-old daughter, about Philippine history and language.