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Video: Tourism brings new opportunities to remote areas of the Faroe Islands

Tourism has created new job opportunities in remote areas of the Faroe Islands.

“I think tourism is a godsend for the Faroese, us out here, so remote. That people want to visit and buy something from us, that´s no small blessing. We are in this fortunate position of being able to look to what others elsewhere have done, and learn from their experiences. It´s a great, great opportunity and we must take advantage of it.”

– Gunnar Skúvadal, local boat tour organizer at www.puffin.fo

For the past three decades, Gunnar has provided tourists with fantastic boating experiences. His efforts have truly started to bear fruit in recent years as the country attracts more visitors.

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