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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 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 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 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 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 03:23 on Wednesday 26 August 2015
Our guide to Eurostar's direct link to the French Alps. We tell you all you need to know about how to travel by train to the slopes this winter.
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 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 at 03:39 on Monday 27 July 2015
Introducing the Peak Cycle Shuttle - a great new service for accessing traffic-free family cycling in the Peak District National Park to & from...
Posted by at 02:24 on Wednesday 22 July 2015
It's St James' Day (Santiago's feast day) on 25th July, so why not be inspired to tackle Spain's Camino de Santiago, 'The...
Posted by Harriet OBrien at 12:14 on Tuesday 14 July 2015
Writer Harriet O'Brien joins the Cotswolds AONB on one of their free guided walks and discovers butterflies, bluebells and wild orchids
Posted by Richard Hammond at 11:38 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. Richard...
Posted by at 12:08 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 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 at 01:53 on Thursday 16 September 2010
Greentraveller attended a garden party at Clarence House (no less) where the Prince of Wales hosted performances and exhibits that celebrate...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 10:00 on Wednesday 02 September 2009
Increasingly, travellers are volunteering for placements abroad to work on conservation and development projects, thinking they will be benefit local...
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 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 at 12:56 on Wednesday 11 November 2015
The first Slow Travel Festival, in Monteriggioni, Italy.
Posted by at 05:23 on Thursday 11 March 2010
Holidays aren't just about kicking back on a beach anymore. Why not volunteer on an organic farm and get some rural therapy at the same time
Posted by 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 at 01:28 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 at 09:18 on Thursday 20 October 2011
Our favourite winter holidays in the Dolomites, from snowshoeing to cross country skiing, all reachable by train from the UK.
Posted by Richard Hammond at 07:11 on Tuesday 28 February 2017
New booking tool combines cutting edge interactive video technology with an innovative online application that enables visitors to build their own...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 01:31 on Saturday 30 December 2006
Richard Hammond reviews accommodation in Geiranger, Norway
Posted by Paul Bloomfield at 01:30 on Tuesday 22 August 2017
As part of our Greentraveller's Guide to Catalonia, Paul Bloomfield explores the Montsec mountains on foot and by kayak.
Posted by Richard Hammond at 04:09 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 03:15 on Friday 21 September 2007
Greentraveller reviews the new Eurostar service to St Pancras
Posted by Richard Hammond at 10:41 on Wednesday 03 October 2007
Tom Hart's dream was to follow in the footsteps of Lawrence of Arabia. Not the classic trip you see advertised in tour brochures, but the authentic...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 10:09 on Monday 08 October 2007
Results of the 2007 Paul Morrison Guide Awards
Posted by Richard Hammond at 11:18 on Monday 08 October 2007
Ecobookers.com is a new worldwide travel booking site for eco-friendly accommodation.
Posted by Richard Hammond at 12:07 on Tuesday 09 October 2007
Lonely Planet being sold to BBC Worldwide reflects the new era in the provision of digital content for travel. Here's a pick of articles in the...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 12:37 on Friday 12 October 2007
The Sunday Times has listed five 'Best on the Net' travel websites and Greentraveller is included...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 11:21 on Friday 12 October 2007
om 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 02:11 on Friday 12 October 2007
The Man in Seat 61 offers some expert tricks for securing low-cost train tickets in the UK, to Ireland, France, Amsterdam and the rest of Europe...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 10:15 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 10:54 on Saturday 04 March 2006
Richard Hammond sets out from the new Chic Chocs lodge where you're more likely to come across a moose than another skier...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 09:02 on Monday 22 October 2007
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 06:48 on Monday 29 October 2007
Guardian and Observer Ethical Travel Award, 2007
Posted by Richard Hammond at 09:29 on Saturday 03 November 2007
Richard Hammond visits one of Under the Thatch's most popular lets - a Romany Caravan in West Wales.
Posted by Richard Hammond at 09:08 on Monday 05 November 2007
Eurostar moves to it's new high speed line at St Pancras next week, bringing many continental cities within five hours' reach of London |...
Posted by Richard Hammond at 11:53 on Saturday 13 November 2004
Richard Hammond comments on the changing face of green travel.
Posted by Richard Hammond at 11:47 on Saturday 17 November 2007
List of the Responsible Tourism Award Winners 2007