Enriching the Experience, an interpretive approach to guiding
This book has been written as a practical and comprehensive skills-based resource for guides. It describes techniques and strategies that can be used by guides to assist them in managing a range of elements called for in a tour. Some of the subject areas in the book include:
• Managing tour groups
• Working with stories and themes
• Delivering engaging presentations and captivating audiences
• Increasing perceptive abilities through perception layering and creative thinking techniques.
A variety of interpretive professionals throughout Australia have contributed to the book. Through sharing their knowledge and passion for Australia's heritage, it demonstrates how the personal qualities of guides can bring objects to life.
John Pastorelli (2002) Enriching the Experience, an interpretive approach to guiding. Hospitality Press, Australia. ISBN: 1862505225