Dec 23
2008

The Geography of Bliss

Posted by: Bruce Robinson

Tagged in: tourism , resources , policy , media , international , Ideas , community , author

Bruce Robinson

 

It is said that happiness is where you find it. After a worldwide search, NPR correspondent Eric Weiner says that's only partly true.

 

 

 

 

Eric Weiner is a long-time NPR correspondent and writer, whose most recent book is The Geography of Bliss.

 The tiny Himalayan nation of Bhutan may be themost blissful country on the planet, Weiner writes. It's unquestionably the only country with its own official policy of Gross National Happiness. He's got a slideshow of scenes from Bhutan which you can see here.