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Posted by Sian Lewis at 06:01 on Wednesday 13 April 2016
As part of our series on the eight Welsh Protected Landscapes, Sian Lewis visits Gower AONB and tries local delicacies, ales and 'Welshman'...
Posted by News Editor at 04:45 on Wednesday 13 April 2016
As part of our series on the eight Protected Landscapes of Wales, we have produced a guide to the Gower Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty
Posted by Richard Hammond at 01:29 on Wednesday 13 April 2016
Ferry operator Red Funnel has launched electric car hire packages for foot passengers travelling from Southampton to the Isle of Wight.
Posted by News Editor at 12:22 on Tuesday 12 April 2016
Travel journalist Tom Chesshyre, who has just written a book on 49 unusual train journeys around the world, describes the trip from Inverness to the...
Posted by News Editor at 09:08 on Thursday 07 April 2016
The winners of the 2016 World Travel and Tourism Council's Tourism for Tomorrow Awards have been announced.
Posted by David Atkinson at 03:47 on Thursday 07 April 2016
As part of our celebration of the eight Welsh Protected Landscapes, David Atkinson follows a food trail in the Clwydian Range AONB
Posted by Sarah Baxter at 03:35 on Thursday 07 April 2016
As part of our celebration of the eight Welsh Protected Landscapes, Sarah Baxter discovers the Dee Valley AONB offers a fantastic range of outdoor...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 03:23 on Thursday 07 April 2016
As part of our celebration of the eight Protected Landscapes of Wales, we have produced a guide to the Clwydian Range and Dee Valley Area of...
Posted by Abigail Whyte at 11:33 on Tuesday 05 April 2016
Industrial relics, Cistercian ruins and a view that inspired one of our greatest poets - Abi Whyte walks her favourite stretch of the Wye Valley AONB
Posted by Abigail Whyte at 10:58 on Tuesday 05 April 2016
As part of our celebration of the eight Welsh Protected Landscapes, Abi Whyte visits the Wye Valley and cycles along the Peregrine Path
Posted by Jackie King at 10:19 on Tuesday 05 April 2016
As part of our celebration of the eight Protected Landscapes of Wales, we have produced a guide to the Welsh section of the magical Wye Valley Area...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 11:33 on Friday 18 March 2016
A new travel pass has been launched for unlimited travel across whole of Scotland by train, coach and ferry for one fixed price.
Posted by Florence Fortnam at 06:05 on Wednesday 16 March 2016
The shortlist has been announced for the 2016 Eurostar Ashden Award for Sustainable Travel
Posted by Richard Hammond at 01:59 on Tuesday 08 March 2016
Railholiday, a collection of beautifully converted rail carriages on Cornwall's south coast, has won the Sustainable Tourism Award in the...
Posted by Sian Lewis at 05:28 on Wednesday 30 December 2015
On the final day of 2015, we round up our most popular blog posts & features on Greentraveller.co.uk this year, from cosy yurts and a food tour...
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 Lucy Symons at 04:42 on Monday 07 December 2015
With her wheelchair-using father, Lucy has a lovely time at the accessible, award winning, self-catering, gem of an eco lodge in Lowen, part of...
Posted by Sian Lewis at 05:21 on Thursday 26 November 2015
Head south with your bike and a get a dose of fresh air in one of the most beautiful places to cycle in Britain with Cycle Southern England's...
Posted by Florence Fortnam at 11:32 on Tuesday 01 December 2015
See why National Geographic Traveler magazine has named Glasgow one of its top 20 destinations for 2016 with a brand new tour with local experts,...
Posted by Sian Lewis at 01:10 on Thursday 19 November 2015
As we celebrate our Greentraveller's Guide to Lesvos and Chios, Sian Lewis explores the lush valleys and inviting coastline of Lesvos on foot,...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 11:13 on Thursday 02 September 2010
Stenaline's combined rail and sail ticket allows you to take the train + ferry to Holland. Here's a short video showing what it's like...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 10:46 on Tuesday 17 November 2015
We have published an online guide to the beautiful islands of Lesvos and Chios in the North Aegean, Greece.
Posted by Tom Watts at 04:09 on Thursday 01 December 2011
Megabus, the UK-based bus and coach travel company, is offering 10,000 'free seats' to passengers on English and Welsh megabus routes as...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 11:15 on Saturday 20 October 2007
Richard Hammond gives ten eco-friendly winter activities, from skiing without leaving the UK to snow shoeing in the French Pyrenees.
Posted by Richard Hammond at 10:06 on Monday 04 April 2011
A retired couple from Nottingham on the joys of their escorted train journey to the Swiss Alps with rail specialist operator Great Rail Journeys.
Posted by Philippa Jacks at 10:17 on Monday 11 October 2010
Philippa Jacks gives tips on how to go green in Denmark's capital city.
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 11:04 on Sunday 02 August 2009
The authors of the Rough Guide to Clean Breaks, pick their favourite alternative experiences in the Med.
Posted by Lucy Symons at 11:40 on Tuesday 29 July 2014
The latest in our series of top fives is a Greentraveller favourite - treehouses, most of which are perfect for a long break with the family or just...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 10:44 on Saturday 16 June 2007
Richard Hammond suggests booking campsite accommodation early, recommending the Arolla campsite.
Posted by Richard Hammond at 01:07 on Saturday 31 March 2007
Richard Hammond reports on a new guide to 'responsible escapism' in the UK...It's seemingly easier to find an eco lodge in east Africa than it is to...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 11:15 on Monday 16 April 2007
Ibiza’s clubs are set to pull in the crowds again this summer, but there’s an alternative side to the island where you can bask in the warm...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 12:47 on Saturday 17 November 2007
List of the Responsible Tourism Award Winners 2007
Posted by Richard Hammond at 07:15 on Friday 18 January 2008
The adventure travel company Himalayan Kingdoms has won this year's AITO Responsible Tourism Award. The Gloucestershire-based company specialises in...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 08:04 on Wednesday 23 January 2008
Tom Hart (left) decided to follow his dream to travel in the footsteps of Lawrence of Arabia. Not the classic trip you see advertised in tour...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 10:41 on Monday 11 February 2008
We think so. Here are four of GreenTraveller's favourite ethical holidays:IndiaJoin a walking tour to the foothills of the Himalayas just south of...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 04:43 on Friday 22 February 2008
To mark Fairtrade fortnight, GreenTraveller profiles ten holidays that can make a difference to the local community...Featured on the labels of...
Posted by at 03:40 on Monday 17 March 2008
Sally Broom (left), founder of responsible travel website Your Safe Planet, shares her experience of travelling to Switzerland overland...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 09:21 on Saturday 05 April 2008
The Times has launched a new awards for green travel. Readers are invited to nominate a favourite 'Green Space' that they have encountered on holiday...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 03:06 on Tuesday 03 June 2008
Book Review, by Richard Hammond: ''The Final Call: In Search of the True Cost of our Holidays''
Posted by Richard Hammond at 10:04 on Thursday 19 June 2008
National Geographic's Center for Sustainable Destinations and Ashoka’s Changemakers have announced the winners for their inaugural 'Geotourism' Award...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 11:07 on Friday 27 June 2008
Earlier this week Greentraveller met up with Mark Smith (the man behind seat61.com) and had a sneak preview of his excellent new 496-page book: The...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 11:28 on Tuesday 08 July 2008
GreenTraveller's Top Ten Green Places to Stay in Europe (all are reachable by train, bus or ferry):"Loch Ossian Hostel, Scottish Highlands""Can Marti...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 02:15 on Monday 07 July 2008
The Observer's Travel section headline article this weekend was: Are you being greenwashed? "From B&Bs to Boeing, everyone is jumping on the...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 11:40 on Wednesday 26 March 2003
Big tour operators are backing a new kind of eco-tourism in Cyprus. Richard Hammond sees it in action...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 05:15 on Sunday 12 October 2008
Greentraveller summarises the Guardian and Observer Ethical Travel Award, 2008
Posted by Richard Hammond at 03:27 on Monday 01 December 2008
"Wildlife tourism in Scotland is bucking the trend and performing strongly despite the credit crunch because holidaymakers are choosing to stick to...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 03:56 on Monday 18 May 2009
The World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) has announced the winners of its Tourism for Tomorrow Awards 2009...