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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 Jo Keeling at 01:20 on Tuesday 22 September 2015
On a recent trip to Northumberland National Park, Jo Keeling explores Hadrian’s Wall by foot and the AD122 bus, making sense of the geology that...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 10:16 on Saturday 19 September 2015
The UK’s AONBs have come together to organise a 10-day programme of events to help people enjoy these protected areas, from 19-27 September 2015.
Posted by Richard Hammond at 04:51 on Friday 18 September 2015
Here's something to whet the appetite for autumn... a festival dedicated to slow travel, taking place in the glorious medieval Monteriggioni,...
Posted by Paul Bloomfield at 02:20 on Friday 18 September 2015
In association with Inntravel, we sent Paul Bloomfield on a guided nature walk in this glorious mountainous region in southern Spain
Posted by Richard Hammond at 04:01 on Thursday 17 September 2015
Our film unit has produced a series of short videos about the Isle of Wight, showing how easy it is to visit the island without a car and reach much...
Posted by Florence Fortnam at 02:30 on Wednesday 16 September 2015
As part of our celebration of off-the-beaten track destinations, we have produced a guide to Las Alpujarras, the beautiful mountainous region in...
Posted by David Atkinson at 08:56 on Wednesday 16 September 2015
This year marks 600 years since Glyndwr’s death and, to celebrate his legacy, the 132-mile Glyndŵr's Way National Trail is enjoying a...
Posted by at 01:14 on Tuesday 15 September 2015
Le Marche (all the best bits of Tuscany but without the tourists) is the location of these amazing, Italian villas with astonishing views and...
Posted by at 04:08 on Tuesday 08 September 2015
Spannocchia: experience the beginning and the end of the process - of food production, of life on the land; come to embrace the traditions of Tuscan...
Posted by at 12:22 on Tuesday 08 September 2015
Laticastelli is a luxury hotel with a fabulous restaurant perched on a hilltop in Tuscany with stunning infinity pool, heavenly views and has amazing...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 10:36 on Friday 04 September 2015
Now's the time to make the most of the rail offers to the Christmas Markets of Europe, from Cologne's glühwein and festive cheer to the quaint...
Posted by at 12:40 on Thursday 03 September 2015
Our pick of the best luxury yurt camps in the UK & Europe, including a lovely glampsite in Dorset, a bolthole in Andalucia and a back-to-nature...
Posted by Florence Fortnam at 02:00 on Wednesday 02 September 2015
As part of our ongoing celebration of inspiring places to visit in the UK, we have produced a Greentraveller's Guide to Northumberland National...
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 11:07 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 Rhiannon Batten at 11:13 on Wednesday 11 January 2012
As we launch our Greentraveller Guide to West Sweden, Rhiannon Batten enjoys fantastic local food and peaceful solitude while camping in Dalsland and...
Posted by at 11:28 on Monday 07 June 2010
Our tips on what to do in and around St Pancras International Station, which has now become the 'destination' station it was hailed to be...
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 at 09:28 on Thursday 17 February 2011
Making Eurostar connections to the high speed European rail network is a breeze if you know the connections... here's our guide to connections in...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 10:25 on Saturday 01 April 2006
Richard Hammond reviews the Kasbah du Toubkal, high up in the Atlas Mountains of Morocco.
Posted by Richard Hammond at 01:46 on Tuesday 20 December 2005
Richard Hammond reviews Whitepod, a luxury eco-camp in the Swiss Alps.
Posted by at 01:08 on Tuesday 24 March 2015
Lucy Symons boards Brittany Ferries Pont Aven ferry to St Malo to join the celebrations of the 25th Anniversary of the French association: Tables et...
Posted by at 10:53 on Tuesday 07 September 2010
Here is our pick of the best festive Christmas Market Breaks in Europe (including Brues, Brussels, Cologne, Lille and Vienna) all reachable by train...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 12:38 on Saturday 05 May 2007
GreenTraveller is a guide to eco-friendly hotels, low impact holidays and travelling by train and ferry as an alternative to flying. It is managed by...
Posted by at 08:28 on Wednesday 05 December 2012
Lucy Symons visits Blaentrothy Cottage, a tastefully converted barn in the valleys of the Black Mountains, perfect for a romantic break for two.
Posted by Richard Hammond at 09:34 on Monday 06 August 2007
Few places on the British mainland are as remote as Inverie on the Knoydart peninsula on the north-west coast of Scotland.
Posted by at 01:32 on Tuesday 07 September 2010
Flying is often considered the cheapest way to travel long distances, yet there are lots of ways you can use alternative transport on the cheap. Here...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 10:13 on Tuesday 12 October 2010
Richard Hammond visits an inspirational family-friendly yurt camp just a few hundred metres outside Lalinde in the Dordogne, France.
Posted by at 01:56 on Wednesday 11 November 2015
The first Slow Travel Festival, in Monteriggioni, Italy.
Posted by Richard Hammond at 11:28 on Saturday 07 July 2007
A group of bunkhouses in the Brecon Beacons have joined together to showcase circular walking trails and cycle paths in the national park. The trails...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 12:38 on Saturday 05 May 2007
GreenTraveller is a guide to eco-friendly hotels, low impact holidays and travelling by train and ferry as an alternative to flying. It is managed by...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 04:00 on Saturday 14 July 2007
Ed Gillespie, the Slow Traveller, is travelling around the world without flying. GreenTraveller is keeping tabs on Ed's progress to show how he...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 04:55 on Wednesday 12 September 2007
GreenTraveller is following Ed Gillespie - the Slow Traveller - as he makes his way around the world, to show how he manages to get from A to B to Z...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 02:30 on Saturday 14 July 2007
Posadas Amazonas is one of three jungle lodges set up by a Peruvian ecotourism company in collaboration with the indigenous Ese-Eja community of...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 09:45 on Monday 24 December 2007
Ed Gillespie - the Slow Traveller - is travelling around the world without flying. GreenTraveller is keeping tabs on Ed's progress to show how he...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 11:23 on Wednesday 18 July 2007
Richard Hammond is one of the first to visit the Lake District Yurts.
Posted by Richard Hammond at 06:06 on Saturday 04 August 2007
Thanks to international shipping conventions, ferries have done much to clean up their act in terms of waste disposal and engine pollution, though...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 09:34 on Monday 06 August 2007
Few places on the British mainland are as remote as Inverie on the Knoydart peninsula on the north-west coast of Scotland.
Posted by Richard Hammond at 12:38 on Tuesday 14 August 2007
Mukti Mitchell has reached London in his 15ft yacht after sailing three quarters of the way around Britain to promote low carbon lifestyles. The 6-...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 03:38 on Saturday 18 August 2007
Richard Hammond provides some genuine gap year travel operators
Posted by Richard Hammond at 12:48 on Saturday 25 August 2007
As a third series of Tribe gets underway, Bruce Parry and his crew describe their personal highlights from their latest extreme adventures, and...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 07:51 on Thursday 30 August 2007
Jonny Bealby gives his views...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 06:47 on Thursday 06 September 2007
A new six-part TV series is to showcase green travel. The Travel Channel's How to Holiday Greener is a guide to eco-friendly travel in the UK.
Posted by Richard Hammond at 10:13 on Wednesday 19 September 2007
Greentraveller's pick of autumn breaks, from cycling in Corsica to hill walking in Montenegro...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 11:48 on Wednesday 19 September 2007
The Guardian's travel weblog guru Benji Lanyado takes a look at the following five green places to stay, as described by bloggers "with...