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Posted by at 10:43 on Wednesday 24 June 2015
Voyages SNCF is offering tickets at only £99 return to the South of France and a special offer for 10% off on all City Passes to enjoy discounts...
Posted by at 11:54 on Thursday 18 June 2015
The YHA has invested chunks of change in upgrading their cycling provision at several of their hostels and it doesn't stop there - check out...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 09:02 on Wednesday 17 June 2015
A new publication has been produced highlighting the value of England's protected landscapes to the economy.
Posted by Paul Bloomfield at 02:22 on Tuesday 16 June 2015
Writer Paul Bloomfield follows in the (bare) footsteps of pilgrims through the centuries on a walk across the sands to Normandy’s famous monastery-...
Posted by at 12:25 on Monday 15 June 2015
Pedal-powered business Les Boîtes à Vélo from Nantes and Antwerp-based car sharing company, Tapazz, have won the 2015 Eurostar Ashden Award for...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 08:01 on Monday 15 June 2015
We have produced a series of videos about how to travel to Avebury and Stonehenge without a car... less carbon, more fun!
Posted by Florence Fortnam at 04:53 on Wednesday 10 June 2015
As part of our ongoing celebration of inspiring places to visit, we have produced a Greentraveller's Guide to Normandy
Posted by at 10:39 on Tuesday 09 June 2015
Campagne en Provence, popular with the retired crowd, yet also ideal for families to release free-range children where they can frolic at will with...
Posted by at 04:16 on Friday 29 May 2015
A sophisticated oasis in the centre of France, Les Orangeries – it’s a great stop off point if you are travelling further south, but honestly should...
Posted by at 03:36 on Friday 29 May 2015
Staying in Les Clauzades Vieilles is a rare chance to experience luxurious autonomous French Country living – perfectly imagined by an English family...
Posted by Liz Granirer at 01:14 on Thursday 28 May 2015
If you’re looking for peace and quiet, enjoy wildlife and star gazing and want it in a truly beautiful setting away from it all, this is definitely...
Posted by at 05:12 on Wednesday 27 May 2015
Lance and Rain, privileged to be looking after this little corner of The Lot Valley, act as stewards for their old buildings bringing them back in to...
Posted by at 12:49 on Wednesday 27 May 2015
Several stages of the Tour de France will pass through the stunning Lot Valley from 17-20th July this year. Here's our guide to some of the...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 10:27 on Thursday 21 May 2015
Love the Peak District? Please complete our transport survey about bus services for a chance to win a collection of travel publications!
Posted by Richard Hammond at 04:29 on Friday 15 May 2015
We're looking for an experienced sustainable transport consultant to join our expanding sustainable transport consultancy
Posted by Richard Hammond at 08:39 on Tuesday 12 May 2015
Wheatland Farm, a clutch of eco chalets and a stone cottage in North Devon, has won the Sustainable Tourism Award in the national VisitEngland Awards.
Posted by Richard Hammond at 04:02 on Tuesday 12 August 2008
Cycle hire schemes are proving to be a hit with both locals and tourists in several European cities... The Paris scheme, known as ‘Velib’, is a huge...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 12:51 on Friday 27 November 2009
Greentraveller.co.uk won the British Travel Editors' Green Award at the inaugural British Travel Press Awards last night in London.
Posted by at 05:10 on Wednesday 04 November 2015
Macs Adventure launches their Corsica Collection of four new self-guided walking and cycling tours on the beautiful French island of Corsica.
Posted by Richard Hammond at 03:38 on Friday 21 December 2012
Our Top 30 Experiences in 2012, by our team of reviewers & writers Paul Miles, Jane Dunford, Rhiannon Batten, Juliette Dyke, Anna Shepherd, Lucy...
Posted by at 10:06 on Tuesday 06 April 2010
As a rapper, musician and human being with an eco-conscience, the offer of a well-paid gig in Cairo dropped a dilemma in my lap.
Posted by at 07:08 on Tuesday 20 November 2007
Catherine Mack takes her two boys on the train and ferry from London to Ireland and discovers that times have changed...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 05:40 on Tuesday 08 June 2010
We're delighted to announce that professional travel writer Jane Dunford has joined greentraveller as one of our freelance contributors.
Posted by at 12:32 on Tuesday 28 February 2012
Here's an innovative scheme in the Brecon Beacons where local 'Ambassadors' provide visitors with a 'sense of place'.
Posted by Richard Hammond at 01:51 on Saturday 17 February 2007
A huge wood burner heats the large hall, dining/living room and bedrooms, fuelled by coppiced wood from the farm's hedgerows; there's a...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 10:57 on Thursday 25 February 2010
Sally Broom describes her journey by train from London to Nuremberg.
Posted by Richard Hammond at 05:59 on Friday 20 April 2012
We're back from our 10-day 'SprinterRail' sporting adventure with RailEurope to France, Italy and Switzerland. Here's where we...
Posted by at 07:15 on Thursday 22 April 2010
A selection of the best green places to stay in England. Check availability and book the best prices.
Posted by at 09:15 on Wednesday 17 March 2010
Explore Neolithic sites, forage for mushrooms and soak in some fantastic views on one of these guided walks.
Posted by at 09:38 on Tuesday 30 November 2010
Strapped for cash and looking for a green holiday on a budget? We've got plenty of ideas for you...
Posted by at 11:19 on Friday 03 June 2011
Philippa Jacks gets a duck's-eye view of the New Forest along the Beaulieu River.
Posted by at 10:59 on Friday 09 July 2010
We asked our Facebook Fans what they think about Cornwall as our 'Destination of the Month'. Here are some of their replies plus our five...
Posted by at 07:08 on Tuesday 20 November 2007
Catherine Mack takes her two boys on the train and ferry from London to Ireland and discovers that times have changed...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 05:09 on Friday 14 December 2007
A new travel club for the upmarket eco traveller has launched.The Nature & Kind Travel Collection describes itself as a "direct booking solution...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 11:33 on Sunday 20 November 2005
Richard Hammond brings you the results of the ResponsibIe Tourism Awards 2005.
Posted by Richard Hammond at 11:49 on Saturday 11 November 2006
Results of the Responsible Tourism Awards 2006 | Richard Hammond
Posted by Richard Hammond at 12:05 on Monday 10 December 2007
Part four of Tom Hart's blogs as he travels through the middle east by train
Posted by Richard Hammond at 11:23 on Thursday 27 December 2007
Richard Hammond reviews places to stay in the South of France that can be reached by train...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 08:19 on Wednesday 02 January 2008
Read our recommendations for the Top Ten non-flying holidays from Corsica to the Highlands of Scotland via Sardinia and ending in the Norwegian...
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 01:20 on Wednesday 03 October 2007
Check out five of the best rail journeys that leave from London | Richard Hammond
Posted by Richard Hammond at 01:32 on Wednesday 01 November 2006
Richard Hammond provides hints and tips on how to become a bonafide green traveller.
Posted by Richard Hammond at 02:13 on Thursday 03 January 2008
Natalie Walsh, writing on Guardian Unlimited, has compiled the following list of ten green spa resorts:1. Yu SPA, Dundee, Scotland2. Monart...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 11:41 on Friday 04 January 2008
Explore, the UK-based adventure travel company, has committed to offset the carbon from all its clients' flights from January 2008. Explore supports...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 12:57 on Saturday 04 February 2006
Richard Hammond reviews Three Rivers eco-lodge in Dominica, which has just been voted the Caribbean's green hotel of the year.
Posted by Richard Hammond at 01:55 on Saturday 05 January 2008
Eurostar has introduced one-way fares from London to Paris, Lille and Brussels on a trial basis, for journeys between January and May 2008 | News
Posted by Richard Hammond at 06:17 on Monday 07 January 2008
Richard Hammon reviews hot and ethical holiday destinations...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 07:16 on Monday 07 January 2008
Holiday Inn Soweto-Freedom Square, owned by the Intercontinental Hotels Group, has opened in the township of Kliptown, Soweto, 50km outside...