Tag: Hitch-hiking in Shetland

The undercover tourist

This summer has been a bumper year for cruise ships, with visitor numbers breaking all records. Yet just how hospitable a place is Shetland from a visitor’s perspective?

For this issue of Shetland Life, we wanted to experience the local hospitality scene from a new perspective. The best way to do this, it seemed, would be to become a tourist for one day. Editor Genevieve White donned a disguise and took the streets of Lerwick. You can read all about her findings in this month’s magazine.