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Posted by Lucy Symons at 12:22 on Tuesday 03 November 2015
Hit the holiday heights by staying in one of Eurocamp's fantastic French tree houses in seven locations!
Posted by Jo Keeling at 10:16 on Wednesday 21 October 2015
Writer Jo Keeling enjoys a seafood lovers' walk between two of Northumberland’s best pubs – The Ship Inn in Low Newton and The Jolly Sailor in...
Posted by Harriet OBrien at 11:03 on Tuesday 13 October 2015
As part of our series of Greentraveller's Guides to European cities reachable by train, we have produced a guide to Lyon.
Posted by Rhiannon Batten at 04:02 on Wednesday 07 October 2015
As part of our series of Greentraveller's Guides to European cities reachable by train, we have produced a guide to Marseille.
Posted by Jo Keeling at 12:05 on Tuesday 06 October 2015
Jo Keeling boards a boat to the Farne Islands – Northumberland's wildlife-rich archipelago – and gets up close to some of the islands'...
Posted by Rhiannon Batten at 02:15 on Thursday 01 October 2015
As part of our series of Greentraveller's Guides to European cities, we have produced a guide to London
Posted by Florence Fortnam at 11:32 on Thursday 01 October 2015
Andrea and Jack Montgomery head to a wine-growing region of the Sierra Nevada mountains in Las Alpujarras to visit Juan Palomar's vineyards and...
Posted by Florence Fortnam at 01:48 on Wednesday 30 September 2015
As part of our ongoing celebration of inspiring places to visit in the UK, we have produced a Greentraveller's Guide to the Northumberland Coast
Posted by Rhiannon Batten at 11:54 on Wednesday 30 September 2015
As part of our series of Greentraveller's Guides to European cities reachable by train, we have produced a guide to Paris.
Posted by Jo Keeling at 01:28 on Tuesday 29 September 2015
Jo Keeling visits Northumberland National Park to explore Europe’s largest area of protected night sky
Posted by Florence Fortnam at 03:07 on Monday 28 September 2015
As part of our series of Greentraveller's Guides to European cities reachable by train from the UK, we have produced a guide to Avignon, the...
Posted by Rhiannon Batten at 01:02 on Friday 25 September 2015
As part of our series of Greentraveller's Guides to European cities reachable by train, we have produced a guide to Brussels
Posted by Paul Bloomfield at 05:23 on Wednesday 23 September 2015
In association with Inntravel, we sent Paul Bloomfield to Las Alpujarras to get a taste for ham-drying and home-cooking around Mairena
Posted by Richard Hammond at 03:43 on Wednesday 23 September 2015
Richard Hammond enjoys a breath of fresh air on the Northumberland Coast at St Cuthbert's House B&B, a converted chapel in the coastal town...
Posted by Rhiannon Batten at 12:10 on Wednesday 23 September 2015
As part of our series of Greentraveller's Guides to European cities easily reachable by train from the UK, we have produced a guide to Cologne.
Posted by Harriet OBrien at 04:01 on Tuesday 22 September 2015
As part of our series of Greentraveller's Guides to European cities reachable by Eurostar, we have produced a guide to Lille, France
Posted by Paul Miles at 05:26 on Sunday 18 April 2010
Find out how to get to Ibiza this summer without flying
Posted by Anouk van den Eijnde at 01:24 on Monday 09 August 2010
A roundup of the most scenic rail holidays in Europe, exploring historic cities and staying in lovely hotels on the way.
Posted by John Sannaee at 02:06 on Tuesday 31 August 2010
John Sannaee on why taking the ferry is still a great way to travel.
Posted by WillRoss at 11:08 on Thursday 15 July 2010
Will Ross finds a cheap alternative to campsites in the wilds of northern England and Scotland.
Posted by Sarah Barrell at 02:27 on Monday 17 June 2013
Our guide to taking the train with children in the UK with advice on family railcards, discounts and what services you can expect from different rail...
Posted by Lucy Symons at 03:38 on Thursday 24 July 2014
A selection of some of the most welcoming and authentic farmstays in the UK. Perfect for a family break!
Posted by Richard Hammond at 11:12 on Wednesday 19 May 2010
Richard Hammond profiles Greg Stevenson's unique holiday cottage accommodation that has restored derelict buildings in Southwest Wales.
Posted by Richard Hammond at 11:19 on Saturday 27 November 2010
To help distinguish between the green and the greenwash, here are five questions to find out how eco-friendly your hotel is.
Posted by Richard Hammond at 12:50 on Saturday 31 March 2007
There are plenty of places that say they are family friendly yet do little more than provide a few creaking swings. Higher Lank Farm is dedicated to...
Posted by Ben Wade at 10:20 on Thursday 27 May 2010
Guest Blogger: Ben Wade is cycling from London all the way to Istanbul. The first of his dispatches described his preparations for the trip, here is...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 09:49 on Thursday 08 August 2013
Our video of the lovingly restored Wherry Albion, which is available to hire over the summer in the Broads.
Posted by Richard Hammond at 11:22 on Saturday 05 May 2007
Camping just isn't camping without a decent view of the stars on a clear night and a slot-token shower unit. Which is what you can expect at La...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 09:47 on Saturday 26 August 2006
Read through a selection of top links for green travel in the UK and abroad.
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 Paul Miles at 02:13 on Tuesday 08 February 2011
Our travel expert Paul Miles how to make the most of the overland journey from the UK to Norway by train and ferry via Copenhagen.
Posted by Richard Hammond at 10:03 on Monday 16 May 2011
We teamed up with Rail Europe to go on a week-long Inter-rail trip around Europe over the last week. The trip was filmed & you can read the blog...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 07:06 on Saturday 09 April 2011
The nomination period for the List has now closed. Thank you to everyone who nominated a project. We have had a fantastic response receiving many...
Posted by Tom Watts at 12:27 on Thursday 03 March 2011
Greentraveller would like to congratulate all the winners at last night's People and Environment Achievement Awards 2011.
Posted by Tobias Chapple at 05:02 on Thursday 17 March 2011
Our new and exclusive Green Travel Guide to Savoie Mont Blanc, including great places to stay, restaurants, attractions and activities, and how to...
Posted by Philippa Jacks at 02:28 on Monday 28 March 2011
Spring is here! Philippa Jacks suggests her pick of wonderful green breaks where you can see bluebells, daffodils, orchids and more in bloom.
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 Tom Watts at 08:42 on Thursday 07 April 2011
Brittany Ferries has launched a new route operating between Portsmouth and Bilbao in northern Spain, the company's first new port destination in...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 12:34 on Wednesday 06 April 2011
Leading Irish green travel writer and one of our main contributors, Catherine Mack, has launched an app for green travel in Ireland.
Posted by Tobias Chapple at 09:30 on Wednesday 01 June 2011
Push the boat out (literally) with this selection of some of UK's best kayaking adventures, from the Scottish Sea Kayak Trail to the...
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 06:36 on Thursday 09 November 2006
Richard Hammond at the ResponsibIe Tourism Awards 2006
Posted by Richard Hammond at 07:22 on Tuesday 14 November 2006
Was it the swimming polar bears? Or maybe the kissing penguins? Everyone will have their favourite moment from the BBC's Planet Earth - even the...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 07:00 on Monday 20 November 2006
Richard Hammond in Andalucia, Spain
Posted by Richard Hammond at 03:42 on Thursday 23 November 2006
I heard today of a new website launched on fair trade and travel. Founder Stephen Chapman says "Make Travel Fair is not a campaign or an...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 06:08 on Wednesday 01 November 2006
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Posted by Richard Hammond at 06:51 on Saturday 28 October 2006
There are plenty of green options springing up on the Caribbean's "nature island", but Papillote was the first eco inn.
Posted by Richard Hammond at 06:52 on Saturday 21 October 2006
If Santa had a bolthole, this would be it. Ongajok is a cosy, traditional Norwegian farm tucked away in the far north of Norway in Arctic Lapland.