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Eco-Sustainable Community Thoulstone Park

July 31, 2014 by  
Filed under Green Living, Travel & Tourism

The vision of Thoulstone Park co-founders, James and Alka Hughes-Hallett, is to link together economic, social and environmental sustainability values in the form of a mixed-use, holistically integrated live-work community that is a culturally enriching location. The development, which they are calling the Thoulstone Park Eco-sustainable Community Development Project, could include a hotel, local produce […]

Green People’s Organic Children Sticky Hand Sanitiser

We all know that going out and about with young children can be stressful, not least because they tend to explore and touch everything in their path leading to the potential transference of harmful bacteria. Green People’s Certified Organic Children Sticky Hand Sanitiser is the perfect travel-friendly product. No water is needed, just pump and […]

IKEA Electric Vehicle Rapid Chargers

July 7, 2014 by  
Filed under Cars, Green Living

Did you know that since the end of last year Swedish furniture retailer IKEA UK has installed rapid chargers across all its outlets so that EV drivers can shop and recharge their vehicles at the same time?

5 Awesome Green Cities For A Working Vacation In The U.S.

April 10, 2014 by  
Filed under Travel & Tourism

Leaving work for a vacation can sound appalling—maybe even unfathomable—to most employed Americans. More than 40 percent of American employees who are offered paid time off end the year without using all of their available vacation time, according to a study by the research firm Oxford Economics. The study further found that U.S. workers with […]

The (Sustainable) Italian Job — Ecotourism in Italy

March 24, 2014 by  
Filed under Travel & Tourism

Sometimes when you’re an eco-friendly, environmentally conscious individual, going on holiday can be a difficult and regrettable experience. On top of your carbon footprint caused by travelling via plane, train or automobile, some hotels and holiday resorts haven’t been built with sustainability in mind. 

Wellbeing Escapes: Alpine Fitness Packages

March 5, 2014 by  
Filed under Travel & Tourism

Winter is almost over, but that doesn’t mean that mountain lovers need to swap the peaks for the beaches just yet.  Wellbeing Escapes signature Alpine Fitness packages offer a fun packages offer a fun and healthy alternative to the beach. Use the altitude to boost your work-outs, whilst enjoying stunning views and bliss-inducing Spas. Breathe in […]

Buying a Used Car

February 23, 2014 by  
Filed under Cars

Cars are a necessity for many people and there are plenty of eco/hybrid options coming onto the market, but if you are looking to buy a used car, check out the below infographic from Carshop which gives you a host of valuable information on what kind of things you should be looking out for.

Who Needs a Car? Earth Friendly Alternatives

February 5, 2014 by  
Filed under Travel & Tourism

With the price of gasoline rising every peak travel period and the expense of traditional vehicle ownership and maintenance, looking for alternatives to gas-powered transportation makes environmental and economical sense. The Institute for Sustainable Development defines alternative transportation as commuting in ways other than driving, including walking, biking, ride sharing, and public transportation. Aside from […]

Looking For A Great Place For A Ski Vacation? Visit Lapland, Finland

January 21, 2014 by  
Filed under Travel & Tourism

In the past, Ski vacations were only enjoyed by affluent individuals. However, because of the affordable packages that are offered by many reputable vacation resorts out there, more and more people get to experience such holiday getaways. One of the best places to go on a skiing vacation is Lapland, Finland. Its snowy countryside is […]

Eco-Friendly Holidays in the UK

January 7, 2014 by  
Filed under Green Living, Travel & Tourism

More and more of us are choosing eco-friendly travel destinations for our holidays. We can opt to make our holidays greener by planning trips that are more energy efficient and sustainable than those requiring expensive and polluting air flights or luxury hotels in far flung places. Look closer to home for trips that don’t require flights in areas with great leisure facilities. Think about an eco-friendly holiday in the UK.

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