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Posted by Richard Hammond at 03:51 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 01:20 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 03:01 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 01:30 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 07:56 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 Lucy Symons at 12:14 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 Lucy Symons at 03:08 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 Lucy Symons at 11:22 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 09:36 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 Lucy Symons at 11:40 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 01:00 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 James Stewart at 12:51 on Friday 28 August 2015
James Stewart discovers some of Zagori's finest ingredients – from crumbly feta to mountain lamb – and the passionate producers behind them, and...
Posted by James Stewart at 04:37 on Wednesday 26 August 2015
Writer James Stewart treks through Greece's Pindos mountains – a walker's paradise in little-known Zagori – home to the dramatic Vikos...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 12:56 on Monday 24 August 2015
We have published an online guide to the stunning region of Zagori and the Epirus Coast in the northwest of Greece.
Posted by Florence Fortnam at 12:08 on Tuesday 18 August 2015
As part of our ongoing celebration of inspiring places to visit, we have produced an introductory Greentraveller's Guide to the Alpine Pearls, a...
Posted by Lucy Symons at 01:42 on Tuesday 04 August 2015
Adventure tour operator, Headwater, launches optional electric bikes; quick, nimble and easy to use, e-bikes are becoming an increasingly popular way...
Posted by Anouk van den Eijnde at 10:28 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 08:34 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 12:46 on Tuesday 20 December 2005
Richard Hammond reviews Whitepod, a luxury eco-camp in the Swiss Alps.
Posted by Anouk van den Eijnde at 09:53 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 09:25 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 09:03 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 John Sannaee at 12:32 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 09:13 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 Lucy Symons at 07:28 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 Tom Watts at 08:28 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 08:30 on Friday 16 April 2010
Find how to get to your holiday destination without flying
Posted by Catherine Mack at 09:54 on Wednesday 17 March 2010
If you haven't travelled to Ireland yet, I hope that as an Irish writer and co-editor of the website, I can do my little bit towards enticing...
Posted by Holly Tuppen at 10:45 on Wednesday 01 December 2010
The recent cold snap has given the green light to another potentially awesome ski season in the isolated beauty of the snow covered Highlands and...
Posted by Rhiannon Batten at 10:13 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 Richard Hammond at 08:27 on Tuesday 17 August 2010
Guest blogger Roger Norum (author of the new Rough Guide to Finland) on the joys of Nordic Walking, Finland-style.
Posted by Richard Hammond at 01:31 on Saturday 30 December 2006
Richard Hammond reviews accommodation in Geiranger, Norway
Posted by Richard Hammond at 05:54 on Saturday 14 October 2006
Himalayan Homestays offers the chance to experience life on traditional Ladakhi working farms, India.
Posted by Richard Hammond at 05:56 on Saturday 07 October 2006
Richard Hammond reviews Mocking Bird Hill in north-east Jamaica
Posted by Richard Hammond at 05:57 on Saturday 30 September 2006
Richard Hammond relaxes at the Lama Di Luna Farmstay, on Italy's picturesque Adriatic coast.
Posted by Richard Hammond at 05:59 on Saturday 16 September 2006
It's out! 'Green Places to Stay', edited by GreenTraveller's Richard Hammond and published by Alastair Sawday.
Posted by Richard Hammond at 06:18 on Tuesday 19 September 2006
Richard Hammond visits a luxury treehouse in the South of France.
Posted by Richard Hammond at 06:20 on Saturday 15 October 2005
Real community-based tourism is increasingly popular in some of the world's most adventurous destinations - from local homestays in the...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 08:42 on Thursday 05 October 2006
Richard hammond finds out who came out on top at the 'Paul Morrison Guide Awards'.
Posted by Richard Hammond at 09:55 on Thursday 23 November 2006
Richard Hammond interviewed by the Attenborough Nature Reserve for the Today Programme
Posted by Richard Hammond at 08:16 on Saturday 02 December 2006
Québec province is great for cross-country skiing and other low-impact outdoor activities, yet with over 2,500 miles of trails it can be hard to find...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 08:49 on Saturday 02 December 2006
Need help booking green exotic holidays online? Richard Hammond lends a hand...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 09:23 on Monday 18 December 2006
The Pyrenees may be less popular than the Alps, but they're no less dramatic and for me they tick all the boxes for a festive green break |...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 01:31 on Saturday 30 December 2006
Richard Hammond reviews accommodation in Geiranger, Norway
Posted by Richard Hammond at 01:11 on Tuesday 02 January 2007
Bradt Guide book 'USA by Rail' is the only one of its kind on the market. Get in touch with Richard Hammond if you know of any others like...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 01:18 on Thursday 04 January 2007
Richard Hammond has some answers to questions on green travel...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 09:41 on Friday 05 January 2007
Useful article by Patrick Barkham in the Guardian today on how to get the best deals on railways...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 11:49 on Saturday 06 January 2007
Richard Hammond interviews ten eco experts about their favourite places...