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Iceland promotes its summer sports tourism during World Cup

4 monthes ago   |   By Travel and Tourworld

Iceland, a small country with 350,000 populations is now boosting its tourism, as World Cup is knocking the doors.
For the locals, the team's presence in Russia is still viewed as a golden opportunity to revive the tourism industry, now the country's leading source of foreign exchange.
Skapti Orn Olafsson, a spokesman for the Icelandic Travel Industry Association said that Iceland is stepping on the big stage this summer. The association is making the most of the World Cup, with its website inviting visitors to join President Gudni Th. Johannesson and the First Lady at TeamIceland.
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