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cheetah on safari
Guest blogger

By Guest blogger
On: 18th January, 2021

Sustainable Tourism in Africa: The Importance of Transfrontier Conservation Areas

  • South Africa
  • The Okavango Delta & Beyond
  • Zambia
  • Victoria Falls & Kafue
  • Kruger National Park & Sabi Sands
  • Namibia
  • Africa

In Africa, conservation is crucial when it comes to protecting ecosystems and the wildlife that live within them. A wonderful example of this is the development of Transfrontier Conservation Areas across Southern Africa. These ecological regions, which cross over country borders, are…

Green park with flowers Amsterdam

By Ella
On: 21st August, 2020

Our Little Green Book: The Most Environmentally "Green" Cities in Europe

  • Lisbon
  • Copenhagen
  • Amsterdam
  • Stockholm
  • Berlin

What comes to mind when you think of green travel? Huge swathes of lush rainforest filled with all manner of exotic creatures? Pristine waterways without a single cruise ship in sight? How about a busy city filled with people and skyscrapers? Probably not the latter. While we're big…

leaves-from-below

By Olivia
On: 10th June, 2020

How to Travel Green

  • Africa
  • South Africa
  • Norway
  • Europe
  • France
  • California

Green travel, or responsible travel as we like to call it, is becoming increasingly important as we all become more aware of the environmental impact of travelling. Don't worry - this isn't intended to be a preachy blog about how to be the 'perfect traveller'. In fact, an absolutist attitude…

Flam Railway Norway Listing

By Susie T
On: 23rd March, 2020

Keep Track! Our Top Five Train Journeys That Are Better Than Plane Journeys

  • Ecuador & the Galapagos
  • Norway
  • South Africa
  • Australia
  • The Canadian Rockies

They say that the journey is as important as the destination, but let's face it: flying is pretty boring, not to mention environmentally suspect (although, if you haven't heard, we do off-set 100% of air and ground travel for all clients and staff), so we want to sing the praises of an…

How to Travel Responsibly: Rainforest

By Susie T
On: 3rd January, 2020

How to Travel Responsibly: Our Top Tips

Responsible travel, sustainable travel, eco-travel - call the concept what you will, but these buzzwords are making waves, and with good reason. We all want to safeguard our beloved planet, but we don't want to (and shouldn't) give up travel altogether, so how can we create the conditions…

monteverde
Guest blogger

By Guest blogger
On: 1st March, 2018

Our Top Five Eco-Destinations

  • Tanzania
  • Easter Island
  • Maldives
  • Costa Rica
  • South Africa

Re-use, reduce, recycle. We all know the huge importance of conserving and protecting our beautiful planet, and we all try to do our bit to help the environment and to reduce both our energy use and waste (Kenya and Rwanda are away ahead of us by the way, banning the use of plastic bags…

maldives ocean
Guest blogger

By Guest blogger
On: 3rd August, 2015

Eco-Luxury in the Maldives

  • Maldives

Think that eco-living and luxury travel are poles apart? Think again! Environmental concerns are hugely important to the residents of the Maldives, and this tiny island is going all out to preserve its beautiful but fragile marine resources. Off to the Maldives on your honeymoon? Why not…