Voted the world’s most appealing islands in a survey by National Geographic Traveller magazine, the Faroe Islands are situated between Scotland and Iceland. They are wild, wet and windy, and remain one of the few places in the world where life moves at a sedate pace. This new edition of the only English-language guide devoted to the islands has been updated throughout. It includes details of new websites, transport links, weather reports, tour operators, hotels and restaurants throughout all 18 islands. It also gives advice on where to buy the distinctive famous knitwear.
A guide to travel in Iceland, Greenland and the Faroe Islands, providing information on the hot lava fields, geysers, glaciers and midnight sun of the region, and commenting on the blend of European, indigenous and old Norse traditions and cultures.