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Posted by Richard Hammond at 12:40 on Wednesday 07 September 2016
Our latest video is about cycling in glorious parts of Southern England whether you're on a road bike, mountain bike or hybrid...
Posted by Florence Fortnam at 10:20 on Tuesday 06 September 2016
The UK’s AONBs have come together to organise a 9-day programme of events to help people enjoy these protected areas, from 17-25 September 2016.
Posted by Harriet OBrien at 12:22 on Tuesday 16 August 2016
As part of our Greentraveller's Guide to Normandy, writer Harriet O’Brien takes a foodie tour of Normandy and tastes ice cider and succulent...
Posted by Florence Fortnam at 12:06 on Tuesday 16 August 2016
The 2016 Cycle-Rail Photography Competition has been announced as part of the annual National Cycle-Rail Awards promoting integrated cycle-rail...
Posted by Florence Fortnam at 10:14 on Thursday 11 August 2016
As we launch our Greentraveller's Guide to Naxos and the Small Cyclades, Florence Fortnam explores the archipelago by boat, mountain bike and...
Posted by Florence Fortnam at 04:20 on Wednesday 10 August 2016
As we launch our Greentraveller's Guide to Naxos and the Small Cyclades, Florence Fortnam discovers some of the islands' finest native...
Posted by Florence Fortnam at 10:37 on Wednesday 10 August 2016
Greentraveller and the Greek National Tourism Organisation Board (GNTO UK & Ireland) have published an online guide to Naxos and the Small...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 04:01 on Friday 08 July 2016
Richard Hammond and family try out the 'Featherdown Farm' experience at East Shilvinghampton, Dorset
Posted by at 03:51 on Wednesday 22 June 2016
Summer is here! With Wimbledon just around the corner, we select some the best places to stay with a tennis court.
Posted by Yvonne Gordon at 02:21 on Wednesday 22 June 2016
Yvonne Gordon discovers ancient traditions that are part of daily life on the island of Gozo in the Maltese Archipelago in the Mediterranean
Posted by Richard Hammond at 08:50 on Monday 06 June 2016
An international organisation that builds footbridges has been announced as the winner of this year’s Eurostar Ashden Award for Sustainable Travel.
Posted by at 10:23 on Wednesday 18 May 2016
A refulgent little oasis close to the beach, Rosehill is restful and luxurious in equal measure. Enjoy the best that Cornwall has to offer whilst...
Posted by at 05:55 on Wednesday 18 May 2016
For a fabulous family holiday in Cornwall, head straight to Ruthern Valley Holidays where your kids can run free, paddle in a stream and feed the...
Posted by at 04:12 on Tuesday 10 May 2016
Can Marti is just perfect for a self-catering escape in quiet, rural, north Ibiza - enjoy a hammam, pick some figs, commune with the donkeys and...
Posted by Florence Fortnam at 10:35 on Monday 02 May 2016
Bag packed, e-tickets downloaded and smartphone at the ready... we're going on the Grand Train Tour of Switzerland! Follow our trip around...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 04:47 on Tuesday 26 April 2016
A new peer-to-peer bike-sharing company has today launched in Oxford, offering visitors the chance to borrow bikes from local residents and receive...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 02:04 on Tuesday 04 January 2011
Browse our extensive range of beautiful, back-to-nature, quirky places to stay, glampsites, treehouses, shepherd's huts and other luxury...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 03:00 on Tuesday 27 June 2006
Richard Hammond reviews Hoopoe luxury yurt hotel in Andalucia, southern Spain.
Posted by Yvonne Gordon at 10:02 on Friday 19 August 2011
Our guide to Berlin, Europe's most eco-hip capital. We show you the best places to stay, where to eat and drink, and how to get around the city...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 02:39 on Saturday 30 December 2006
Review of Loch Ossian Hostel, Scottish Highlands | Richard Hammond
Posted by Richard Hammond at 12:23 on Tuesday 22 March 2011
Today we've launched our handy pocket-sized map of Green London - a guide to eco-friendly restaurants, hotels, cafes and attractions in the...
Posted by at 09:38 on Wednesday 17 March 2010
Check out craft holidays in Ireland from Catherine Mack's selection of the country's finest
Posted by at 10:37 on Wednesday 15 September 2010
LD Lines launches a new ferry service between St. Nazaire, Britanny, France and Gijon in Northern Spain.
Posted by at 04:30 on Friday 31 May 2013
Crickhowell Resource and Information Centre is the one stop shop for any visitor to this part of the Brecon Beacons, discovers John Sannaee.
Posted by Richard Hammond at 04:34 on Wednesday 28 March 2007
As green travel has become big business it has sparked a rise in faux ecotourism, or 'greenwashing', GreenTraveller's Richard Hammond reports on the...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 12:07 on Monday 28 December 2015
From swimming in the Aegean to hiking along the little-known Glyndŵr's Way National Trail, here are some of our favourite experiences from 2015...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 02:01 on Saturday 17 February 2007
Our guide to top of the best eco-friendly weekends in the UK and France.
Posted by at 11:50 on Friday 20 November 2015
As we celebrate our Greentraveller's Guide to Lesvos and Chios, Sian Lewis explores the tastes of the island of Chios, from fragrant tangerines...
Posted by at 10:22 on Monday 18 October 2010
Travelling overnight can be one of the most romantic ways to travel - here are some of the best sleeper services in Europe.
Posted by at 11:25 on Thursday 10 December 2015
Sian's summary of her fantastic Grand Tour of Switzerland during which she went to the Swiss National Museum in Zurich, Montreux's...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 11:22 on Wednesday 11 November 2009
With climate change already shortening ski seasons, it’s hard to ignore the fact that indulging our love of snowy holidays is hastening their demise...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 10:12 on Friday 14 August 2009
Greentraveller tells you how to get to New Zealand without flying.
Posted by Richard Hammond at 12:28 on Monday 15 January 2007
Hertz Car Rentals now offer greener cars for rental | Richard Hammond
Posted by Richard Hammond at 06:46 on Tuesday 16 January 2007
Lorna Howarth, co-editor of Resurgence Magazine, wonders if there is any such thing as eco-tourism..."LAST YEAR I was asked to participate in a new...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 07:09 on Wednesday 29 November 2006
Train travel expert The Man in Seat 61 lists his top 10 short breaks by rail...Barcelona and FigueresVenice and VeronaDublinBerlin and...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 01:14 on Friday 19 January 2007
After Slow Food, here comes Slow Travel...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 06:15 on Friday 19 January 2007
We don't have to let tourism take us to hell in a hand cart...The following article is written by Richard Hammond for Green Futures magazine, with...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 04:08 on Friday 19 January 2007
The Association of Independent Operators (AITO) has given this year's award for 'Achievement in Responsible Tourism' to KE Adventure Travel, which...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 11:25 on Saturday 20 January 2007
New Zealand is one giant adventure playground, and although familiar hotspots such as the Bay of Islands and Queenstown won’t disappoint, there are...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 05:49 on Wednesday 29 November 2006
Press release issued by Friends of the Earth on the threat of climate change and its implications for the British travel industry | Richard Hammond
Posted by Richard Hammond at 06:00 on Thursday 18 January 2007
The following is a press release issued today by Friends of the Earth: Carbon off-settingJan 18 2006 A smoke-screen against action to cut...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 12:51 on Friday 19 January 2007
"A quality mark plan for carbon offset schemes, designed to give consumers greater confidence that their money is reducing emissions, has been...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 12:59 on Thursday 21 December 2006
See the full article by Tom Robbins about the costs of carbon offsetting
Posted by Richard Hammond at 12:42 on Tuesday 23 January 2007
"Air travel may be increasing yet a small, but growing number of people are turning their backs on flying in favour of land travel, in an attempt to...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 11:51 on Wednesday 24 January 2007
The following comment is by Alastair Sawday, publisher of Special Places to Stay. It was first published on Alastair's blog.Fear of flying - it's not...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 04:14 on Thursday 25 January 2007
"Yes", says Anthony Lambert in the Independent. A new pan-European rail timetable published today "heralds a year of accelerations and improvements...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 11:07 on Saturday 27 January 2007
Much of the north of Spain is known historically as Green Spain, which has more to do with a wetter climate than a commitment to saving the planet....
Posted by Richard Hammond at 11:08 on Saturday 27 January 2007
Travelling to Spain doesn't have to mean having to fly, so here is our guide on how to reach Bilboa, or Santander, the greenest way possible.