The Little Book of Tourists in Iceland

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AUTHOR
Alda Sigmundsdottir
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4,96 MB
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The Little Book of Tourists in Iceland.pdf
ISBN
6283541761935

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Iceland is in the midst of an unprecedented tourist boom that has brought wealth to the country, but also myriad issues and challenges. In a series of short essays, this book provides a unique insight into the social and environmental impact that tourism is having on Iceland, and with wit and intelligence offers invaluable tips for touring safely, responsibly, and in harmony with the locals. A fascinating resource for anyone interested in contemporary Iceland, and an essential companion for all visitors to the country.Some of the topics addressed in this book:?Why now? - Reasons for the tourism boom in Iceland?The impact of tourism on Iceland's housing market, health care system, law enforcement, search and rescue operations, and more?Klondike fever in the Icelandic tourism industry?Touring Iceland and staying safe: the main dangers of travel in Iceland?Out driving: essential things to keep in mind on Iceland's roads?What they think of us: complaints that tourists of different nationalities have about Iceland and Icelanders?What we think of them: tourist behaviours that really, seriously irk the Icelanders?Crazy stories of tourists in Iceland?The environmental footprint: depletion of natural resources, pollution, and the physical impact of tourism?Taxing tourists, or not - the endless debate?How the locals really feel about the tourist invasion?The truth about those Iceland myths: jailed bankers, refusal to bail out banks, believing in elves, incest app, promiscuity, disgusting food ...... and much, much more.

There are numerous 'tourist guides' that tick tourist boxes, but because of the author's particular relationship with the country her take on the subject is that much more special. She fuses helpful tips and commentary with more in-depth knowledge and explanations, which really should give ... The Little Book of Tourists in Iceland: Tips, Tricks, and What the Icelanders Really Think of You (Audible Audio Edition): Alda Sigmundsdottir, Alda Sigmundsdottir, Little Books Publishing: Amazon.ca: Audible Audiobooks The Little Book of Tourists in Iceland: Tips, Tricks, and What the Icelanders Really Think of You (Hörbuch-Download): Amazon.de: Alda Sigmundsdottir, Alda ... Read "The Little Book of Tourists in Iceland: Tips, Tricks, and What the Icelanders Really Think of You" by Alda Sigmundsdottir available from Rakuten Kobo.

This book provides a unique insight into the social and environmental impact that tourism is having on Iceland, and offers invaluable tips for touring ... This little book is a "must read" for anyone considering a trip to Iceland. It is not your typical travel guide with all of the "places to see, sleep and eat" promotion usually contained in such books but, rather, contains valuable information on the impact the tourist boom is having on the Icelandic people, the economy and the overtaxed infrastructure and provides valuable guidance on ... Alda's book 'The Little Book of Tourists in Iceland' was a joy from front to back cover.

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